Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT)
Bio-identical hormone replacement therapy utilizes hormones that are identical in molecular structure to the hormones we make in our bodies. They are not found in this form in nature but are made, or synthesized, from a plant chemical extracted from yams and soy. Bioidentical hormone therapy is often called “natural hormone therapy” because bioidentical hormones act in the body just like the hormones we produce.
Potential benefits of BHRT include: