HRT for Weight Loss in Women: How It Works

Who wants more belly fat, hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia and irritability? That would be no one. But women going through menopause experience these symptoms, which can last for years, as their menstrual cycles end. As hormones shift, specifically, a decrease of estrogen, many women gain fat around their bellies and even notice muscle loss. But … Continued

Hormone Replacement Therapy for Menopause: How It Works

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a medical treatment used to help rebalance the body’s natural hormone levels. For women who are experiencing menopause, an estrogen with progesterone therapy is used to reduce menopausal symptoms like fatigue, hot flashes, vaginal discomfort and insomnia. Hormone therapy may also be used to help reduce a woman’s risk of … Continued