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Author Gottfried, Sara.

Title The hormone cure : reclaim balance, sleep, sex drive & vitality naturally with the Gottfried protocol / Sara Gottfried, M.D.

Publication Info. New York : Scribner, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    618.175 GOT    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    618.175 GOT    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    618.17506 GOT    DUE 06-01-20 Billed
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    618.17506 GOT    DUE 06-01-20
Edition First Scribner hardcover edition.
Description xxii, 409 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Educate and illuminate: understanding the new hormonal landscape. Introduction: why hormones matter ; Getting started: fill out the questionnaires ; A hormonal primer: everything you need to know about hormones ; Perimenopause: your own personal global warming crisis, hypervigilance, and tighter jeans -- Assess, diagnose, treat: from imbalance to ideal hormonal specimen. High and/or low cortisol: stress case? is life without caffeine not worth living? ; Low-progesterone blues and progesterone resistance: heavy periods, PMS, insomnia, and infertility? ; Excess estrogen: depressed and chunky? ; Low estrogen: are you dry and cranky? ; Excess androgens: do you have pimples, ovarian cysts, and rogue hairs? ; Low thyroid: weight gain, fatigue, and mood problems? ; Common combinations of hormonal imbalances ; Hormonal nirvana: staying on course -- Appendix.
Subject Hormone therapy.
Women -- Health and hygiene.
ISBN 1451666950 (pbk.)
9781451666946 (hardcover)
1451666942 (hardcover)
9781451666953 (pbk.)

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