Hormones, who needs them?

We all spend the first 10-14 years of our life without the influence and interplay of the sex hormones.  Other than clothing and hair style, little boys appear remarkably similar to little girls. Then puberty occurs and distinct differences emerge between the sexes.  Under the influence of estrogen, young ladies start to develop feminine curves, […]

Wellness by Design Joins Forum Health

Wellness by Design has been selected to join Forum Health – the first nationwide network of integrative and functional medicine experts.

While our clinic will still be the same place you know and love, this exclusive partnership will offer you even greater access to advanced treatments, wellness programs, health content, and a collaborative community of practitioners to help you achieve your health goals.

Prolozone

Prolozone® is an injection technique practiced by several hundred doctors in the US. It was pioneered by Dr. Frank Shallenberger who conducts workshops and trainings to teach other physicians this healing modality. It utilizes the healing properties of medical grade ozone along with some collagen producing substances which combine to start the healing process. It […]

What Many Women Need but are Afraid to Talk About

Ladies, we all face dealing with hormonal imbalances, particularly during perimenopause and menopause. It is a normal part of life. Conventional synthetic hormone replacement treatment is often used to help women balance their hormones and improve their quality of life. But there is a better way. Bioidentical hormone replacement uses hormones that are chemically the […]

Thyroid

Thyroid symptoms are on the rise. So many people suffer from fatigue, high cholesterol, joint pains, brain fog, thinning hair, cold hands/feet, constipation, depression and weight gain. Could your thyroid be the culprit? Thyroid hormones are produced by the thyroid gland which sits like a little butterfly above the Adam’s apple in the neck. Its […]

Men – “A Pause” About Hormones

When we hear about hormone imbalance we tend to picture menopausal women suffering through hot flashes and mood swings. Although most women do experience hormonal imbalance, men can suffer from it as well. Though not as well known, male hormone imbalance can be just as difficult to deal with. In fact, Many men who struggle […]

7 Signs That You Might Have a Hormonal Imbalance

Hormone imbalances can affect women at any stage of life, not just during menopause. An imbalance of hormones can cause symptoms that greatly reduce a woman’s quality of life. While some of these signs can be caused by other health issues they can also be common signs of a hormonal imbalance. Irregular Periods – Menstrual cycles […]

Aging Doesn’t Have to Mean Getting Older

As women and men approach mid-life, many often wonder if hormone therapy is the best option for them. Countless studies have shown that traditional hormone therapy can increase the chances of various types of cancer and heart disease. However, many are now taking a natural approach to hormone balance with bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. With […]