Complete Hormone Health
by Dr Joseph J Collins, ND, RN
This is the first page of the Complete Hormone Health Educational Module
This Complete Hormone Health Educational Module contains a series of articles that will discuss specific concepts that can be used as guidelines for addressing any and all types of hormone disorders. These concepts and guidelines will apply to Adrenal Health, Thyroid Health, Blood Sugar Health, Women’s Health, and Men’s Health.
Ideally, both health care professionals and patients/clients will understand these concepts and guidelines before making any effort to address adrenal, thyroid, blood sugar, woman’s or men’s health.
The Hormone Health Guidelines article will discuss why it is important to follow a plan that starts with Foundations of Hormone Health, such as lifestyle, diet and core nutrition. Lifestyle and diet should address the universal need for Fitness, as well as the universal need to control Inflammation.
After nutrition, the therapeutic interventions should ideally start with phytotherapeutics (herbal therapies), before moving on to hormone precursors du ideally start , before moving on to the therapies in an orderly fashion. Ideally, therapies will start with herbal therapies, then progress to the use of hormone precursors, and, if needed, finally consider bioidentical hormone replacement therapy as the last resort.
The articles in the Complete Hormone Health Educational Module include: