CATEGORY: Thyroid


Possible Issues Related to the Insertion of Testosterone Pellets in Women

Make sure your hormone doctor is experienced, and concentrates on pellet therapy as their primary medical practice. Most of you know that when I replace Testosterone hormones for my female patients who lose testosterone as they age. I only used[...]
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Possible Early Complaints after the Initial Testosterone Pellet insertion – Part II

Dr. Maupin discusses the most common side effects for women after beginning hormone replacement. Most of you know that when I replace hormones for my female patients, I only use Bioidentical estradiol and Testosterone in the form of long-lasting subcutaneous[...]
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Some Possible Side Effects of Testosterone Pellets for Women

Dr. Maupin explains the problems that can occur during the first month or two of hormone replacement. Most of you know that when I am replacing hormones for my female patients, I only used Bio-identical estradiol and Testosterone in the[...]
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Don’t Trust Your Lab’s Reference Ranges! – Part 2

The "normal" or "reference ranges" provided by lab companies are not always the healthiest values. A doctor must have an ideal, healthy range for any test which they is using to diagnose a patient.  Diagnosticians cannot decide whether this ideal[...]
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Don’t Trust Your Lab’s Reference Ranges!

Why does BioBalance change some of the normal lab value ranges from what is provided by the lab company? Dr Sullivan and I spend much of our visits with our patients explaining the meaning of each lab test that we[...]
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Weight Loss – What Medications Are Available?

Available prescription medications that can make weight loss, or rather fat loss, possible. During 2021 several new weight loss drugs have been approved by the FDA for weight loss.   The Lancet is a very well-respected medical journal and in December of[...]
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Do You Have Brain Fog? It might be from Low Thyroid, or Low Testosterone!

Do you have trouble remembering names of things and places? One of the questions I ask my patients about when they first come in for Estradiol and Testosterone pellet replacement is whether they have trouble remembering names of things and[...]
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The 15 Reasons You Have Trouble Losing Weight – Reasons #8-15

Your medicines may be working against you when trying to lose weight. #8 You drink alcohol while you are dieting. Alcohol is a toxin, not a food and slows or stops weight loss. When you drink, your liver prioritizes your[...]
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Thyroid Replacement, Why BioBalance Health® Does It Differently

Replacing thyroid hormone should be done with optimal doses, and not the lowest possible dose that keeps people alive. BioBalance Health®, Dr. Kathy Maupin and Dr. Rachel Sullivan have a combined total of 42 years of successfully treating hypothyroidism in[...]
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Our Most Frequent Questions about testosterone pellets for women

Female hormone replacement using testosterone pellets.   Most of the questions we at BioBalance Health® get about pellets come from our female patients.  This is partially because women are more interested in the way hormones work, and we have three[...]
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