Hormones and Cancer Prevention

Hormones and Cancer Prevention

Certain types of breast cancer are strongly connected to hormones found in the blood. Specifically, breast cancer cells that have estrogen receptors (ER+) or progesterone receptors (PR+) are directly affected by the release of estrogen. Estrogen will attach to these...
The Thyroid Hormones

The Thyroid Hormones

The thyroid gland affects the function of just about every organ system in the body and is an essential component in the balance between female hormones and the adrenal gland. For the other hormones to work together, the thyroid hormones must first be balanced. The...
The Sexual Spark

The Sexual Spark

Innovation Compounding would like to feature two of their very own doctors in honor of November being Sexual Health Month. Dr.’s Alyssa Dweck and Michael Krychman are the thought-leaders and on the forefront of research and knowledge when it comes to Sexual Health. In...
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point. The good news is that most women can survive breast cancer if it’s found and treated early. A mammogram – the...
Hormone Replacement Therapy

Hormone Replacement Therapy

MAXIMIZING SAFETY, MINIMIZING RISK Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for women is the treatment of hormonal imbalances, like those seen during peri-menopause and menopause. Women utilizing any kind of hormonal therapy should not assume that they are processing and...