Are bioidentical hormones safe?

Answer On One Hand: No More or Less Safe Than SyntheticAccording to Dr. Marie Savard, writing for an ABC News Health online article, there is no proof that making hormones through plants, like bioidentica... Read More »

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Are bioidentical hormones safe for breast cancer survivors?

On One Hand: There are Risk FactorsAccording to Ruth Oratz, M.D., F.A.C.P, women who take bioidentical hormones (plant-based hormones) are at greater risk for breast cancer. This is true both for w... Read More »

Bioidentical Vs. Synthetic Hormones?

Bioidentical and synthetic hormones are two classes of products designed to replace natural hormones and combat common side effects of menopause. Each type of treatment has its own features and pot... Read More »

What are bioidentical hormones?

Bioidentical hormones--claimed by their manufacturers to be chemical duplicates of hormones that naturally occur in a woman's body, such as estrogen and progesterone--treat the symptoms of menopaus... Read More »

Are bioidentical hormones expensive?

A prescription for bioidentical hormones and supplements costs, on average, approximately $100 each month, according to; however, this can vary depending on your specific needs. The... Read More »