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      Grand Rapids, MI 49503

      Hormonal Imbalance Doctor in Grand Rapids, MI

      Hormonal Imbalance Doctor Grand Rapids MI

      Many people unknowingly suffer from hormone imbalance. Imbalanced hormones can cause a host of medical problems and should be dealt with as soon as possible. If you think you may suffer from hormonal imbalance, please call ☎ (616) 226-9637 or request more information online.

      Types of Hormone Imbalance

      Hormone imbalance is a general term that can refer to upset levels of any variety of your body's natural regulatory substances.

      Hormones that are commonly imbalanced include:

      • Aldosterone, which regulates salt levels
      • Cortisol, which regulates energy
      • DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone) regulates sexual function and can be converted by your body to other hormones
      • Estrogen, which regulates secondary sexual characteristics
      • Ghrelin, which regulates hunger
      • Melatonin, which regulates sleep
      • Progesterone, which regulates pregnancy and menstruation
      • Testosterone, which regulates secondary sexual characteristics
      • Thyroid, which regulates calorie burn

      Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance

      Some of the signs of hormone imbalance are:

      • Aldosterone: high blood pressure
      • Cortisol: weight gain, excessive stress, high blood pressure
      • DHEA: adrenal fatigue, joint pain, frequent sickness, loss of muscle mass
      • Estrogen: weight gain, breast cancer, hot flashes, joint pain, migraines
      • Ghrelin: excessive hunger, overeating
      • Melatonin: lack of sleep, insomnia, depression
      • Progesterone: low sex drive, mood swings, cramps, acne, urinary tract infections
      • Testosterone: low sex drive, male pattern baldness, irregular menses
      • Thyroid: hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, anxiety, irregular heartbeat

      Since many people typically experience an imbalance of more than one hormone, you may experience any number of these symptoms as a result of the imbalance.

      Hormone Imbalance Treatment

      Hormone imbalance is a complex medical issue. As such, a variety of options are available to treat or help. To find the best hormonal imbalance treatment for you, please call ☎ (616) 226-9637 or request more information online.

      Treatments for imbalanced hormones can include:

      • Changes in lifestyle, such as increased exercise, healthier diet, better sleep, and reduced stress
      • Hormone replacement therapy (HRT), including bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT), hormone pills, pellets, and combination therapy
      • Vitamins & supplements, such as vitamin D, calcium, dandelion, melatonin, zinc, and black cohosh

      Take Control

      Hormonal imbalance can cause debilitating and even life-threatening problems. Take control of your hormones. Please call ☎ (616) 226-9637 or request more information online.

      Our Location

      Elite Health
      161 Ottawa Ave NW, Suite 300
      Grand Rapids, MI 49503
      Phone: (616) 226-9637

      Hormone balancing specialists serving patients in Grand Rapids, East Grand Rapids, Wyoming, Kentwood, Grandville, Walker, Comstock Park and the surrounding Kent County, MI communities.

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