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SUPER IMPORTANT! Estrogen HELPS Your Heart.

SUPER IMPORTANT! Estrogen HELPS Your Heart.

Estrogen improves the elasticity of blood vessels, just as it improves the elasticity of your skin and vaginal tissue. When your heart pumps... Your blood vessels NEED to EXPAND. They expand by the elastic tissue that is inside the blood vessels and this elasticity is maintained by Estrogen.

When the vessels can expand with each beat of the heart, your blood pressure remains low and normal. This benefit of Estrogen is why women have lower risk of heart disease than men.

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Estrogen and Anti-Aging. What does ESTROGEN do FOR AGING and YOUR SKIN?

Estrogen and Anti-Aging. What does ESTROGEN do FOR AGING and YOUR SKIN?

Aging doesn’t have to be SCARY! Especially if you stay informed and do what you can to BALANCE your HORMONES and take SUPPLEMENTS that keep you looking and FEELING YOUNG!

What does ESTROGEN do FOR AGING and YOUR SKIN?!

Many women report a sudden onset of skin aging several months after menopausal symptoms begin.

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Bioidentical Hormone Creams - IN A NUTSHELL

Bioidentical Hormone Creams - IN A NUTSHELL
IN A NUTSHELL: Here is a quick and simple GENERAL Version of All Three of our Bioidentical Hormone Creams for all those who don't want to test their hormones yet but KNOW you really need to get started! Continue reading

Midlife is Full of Many Unexpected Challenges

Midlife is Full of Many Unexpected Challenges

We all knew our children would grow up... but we never expected many of the other challenges of midlife!

The cost of living continues to increase despite working harder; our parents are aging and need more help, our home seems increasingly more disorganized, and our free time feels like it has dwindled to almost nothing. Everything seems just a bit harder than it once seemed. And we question "How Did I Once Do it All?"

The truth is - it IS harder. The Hormones we once had that were running our brains and bodies smoothly and efficiently, exist now at only trace amounts ...

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7 Primary Causes of Hair Loss in Women Over 30

7 Primary Causes of Hair Loss in Women Over 30

Do You Think You Might be Losing Too Much Hair?

1. High conversion of Testosterone to DHT (Dihydrotestosterone). DHT is the cause of male and female pattern imbalance. DHT is like testosterone but even stronger. When your DHT increases, it may be because your DHEA dose is too high, or your testosterone is too high. DHT concentrates on the scalp and causes the hair follicles to open up allowing the hair to fall out. 

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