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Anna – Chesapeake

I have been going to Synergy since 2015, and as I come up to 60 years old this year, I feel great, and my labs reveal that my health is optimized.

Serum v/s salivary hormone testing

Serum v/s salivary hormone testing An ongoing battle rages within the field of anti-aging medicine as to the importance of testing hormones in the serum (blood) versus saliva. As this topic gains media coverage, we’d Read More

The Estrogen Dilemma

The Estrogen Dilemma By Cynthia Gorney, The New York Times – 4/12/2010 Original article here. Here we are, two fast-talking women on estrogen, staring at a wall of live mitochondria from the brain of a Read More

Kidney stone, hormone article misleading

Kidney stone, hormone article misleading The Virginian-Pilot’s Oct. 12, 2010 article titled “Hormones linked with kidney stones in older women” alarmed a fair amount of women, so we wanted to provide an unvarnished opinion of Read More

Your Chemistry 101

The September 2012 issue of The Oprah Magazine features a hormone guide by Dr. Oz, who has always been a supporter of alternative medicine that works, especially hormone replacement therapy. In case you missed the Read More