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Hormones

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The issue with bioidentical hormones Free health | Jean Hailes

Bioidentical hormones are based on extracts such as yam and soybean, hence their 'natural' appeal.

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Is Menopausal Hormone Therapy (HRT) safe? - Australasian Menopause Society

Professor Rod Baber discusses the safety of menopausal hormone therapy (HRT).

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What is Menopausal Hormone Therapy (HRT)? - Australasian Menopause Society

Professor Susan Davis discusses the basics of menopausal hormone therapy (HRT).The original series is available for download at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAjwoYuItHS-4jvjL6gJgM7o-vpr0PVk6 

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Menopause | Jean Hailes

Healthy living, natural and complementary therapies, menopause hormone therapy, or MHT (formerly called hormone replacement therapy, or HRT) and some

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Obesity and hormones - Better Health Channel

The hormones leptin, insulin, oestrogens, androgens and growth hormone are factors in obesity.

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Hormone replacement therapy - myDr.com.au

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT), now more commonly known as menopausal hormone therapy (MHT), can reduce troublesome menopause symptoms.

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Thyroid gland and thyroid hormones - myDr.com.au

Your thyroid gland makes hormones that control your metabolism. An overactive or underactive thyroid can cause symptoms.

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Male hormones | Healthy Male

Male hormones What are hormones? Why is the brain important for male reproduction? What are androgens? What is testosterone? Where is testosterone made? How do hormones control the testes? What happens to testosterone in the blood? How do testosterone levels change over the day? Resources and videos Resources Filter resources Type: Video Video Video RESET Video Does male menopause exist? WATCH VIDEO Video Testosterone: What is fact? What is myth? WATCH VIDEO Video What is testosterone? WATCH VIDEO SEE ALL RESOURCES

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Hormone therapy | Cancer Australia

Hormones are naturally produced substances in the body that tell some cells and tissues how to behave and grow. Hormone therapy (also called endocrine therapy) aims to stop or slow the growth of certain types of cancer that use hormones to grow.These include breast, prostate and thyroid cancers.

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Hormonal health clues made clear | Jean Hailes

Hormones can be a complex area of women's health, but certain changes to your vagina and vulva can give you some insight.

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