Tired of suffering through those unpredictable and embarrassing hot flashes. Did you know that you may be able to put a stop to those pesky sweat sessions with bioidentical hormones? If you’re not a candidate for HRT we can walk you through some diet and lifestyle changes that can help reduce the frequency and severity.
Hot flashes are bursts of heat that may begin at a particular point, such as the nape of the neck, and radiate throughout the upper body. They can be very troubling and can disturb sleep and daily activities. Hot flashes are known to be caused by fluctuating estrogen levels and usually occur during estrogen valleys rather than peaks. Although some hot flashes are triggered by external factors, such as alcohol, caffeine, and hot foods or beverages. Emotional upset may also stimulate the onset of hot flashes.
Systemic estrogen remains the most effective treatment for the relief of troublesome menopausal hot flashes and night sweats. Estrogen can also ease vaginal symptoms of menopause, such as dryness, itching, burning and discomfort with intercourse. Call today and see if estrogen therapy to treat hot flashes is right for you.