When women experience levels of estrogen that are either too high or too low, they may suffer from weight gain, fatigue, mood swings, and irregular menstrual cycles. While small shifts in hormone levels are constantly present for women in all stages of their life due to their monthly cycles or pregnancy, as they age into their 40's and 50's, they experience larger hormone shifts as part of menopause. The hormonal swings that occur during menopause can cause hot flashes, sleep disruptions, and low libido. Having a clear picture of estrogen and progesterone levels, as well as the ratio between the two, can arm you with the information you need to recalibrate hormone levels.
If you're ready to take charge of your health through balanced hormones, this test will provide the critical insight you need to establish a wellness plan. Ensuring that estrogen and progesterone levels are in a good place, will put you on the path to achieve weight management, balanced moods, improved sleep and increased libido. By rebalancing at the root cause level, you will experience the benefits that come with well-balanced levels of hormones that work to keep all of the body's systems functioning optimally.
A hormone that plays a vital role in sexual and reproductive health
Levels fluctuate during menstruation and decline during menopause. Estrogen can also regulate the skeletal, cardiovascular, and central nervous systems, impacting your overall health. Estrogen levels can also increase when exposed to xenoestrogens such as plastics, receipt paper and toxic beauty products.
A hormone that helps regulate a woman's cycle, helps to prepare the body for conception, and affects libido
Produced in the ovaries and adrenal glands, it is crucial in maintaining pregnancy.
The ratio between the two main female hormones, estrogen and progesterone
Essential data to assess if female hormones are balanced since it can indicate estrogen dominance if results show an imbalance.
Once you receive your at-home lab test, please follow the instructions provided to register your test. Once sample(s) are sent to one of our CLIA certified labs, it will take approximately 3 weeks for your results to be returned, during which time you will receive information on how to schedule your one-one-one health coaching call.
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