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Method - Saliva

 

  1. Upon ordering, the lab kit will be sent directly to your home address.
  2. Your take your sample in the comfort of your own home and send your sample to the lab via pre-paid courier.​

 

Test Results

 

  1. 2-3 week turnaround time 
  2. You receive a follow up appointment and your test results

Items tested

 

  • Progesterone (P4)

  • DHEAS

  • Androstenedione

  • Testosterone

  • Estradiol (E2)

  • Estrone (E1)

  • Estriol (E3)

  • E3/[E2+E1]

  • P4/E2 Ratio (saliva)

  • Androstenedione/E1 ratio

 

Women's Hormones

 

Hormones are crucial to a woman’s reproductive health. The main hormones affecting the menstrual cycle and fertility are produced by glands in the brain and by the ovaries. Those hormones regulate menstruation, fertility and sex drive (libido). As most women approach mid-life, hormonal changes gradually cause reproductive organs to stop producing hormones eventually leading to menopause.

 

Hormones are tremendously complex and during the pre-menopausal years imbalanced hormones can pose challenges with mood stabilisation, conception and regulation of your menstrual cycle.

 

Hormone-related symptoms can start from the age of when menstruation starts. Generally, hormonal issues are usually not a clear-cut case of one hormone level being abnormal, or even one hormone system. Many organs and systems work together, so if one is out of balance, it most often has a negative effect on others.

 

For example:

Hypothyroidism (under functioning thyroid) -> Low Oestrogen.

 

Salivary hormone testing is the most accurate analyses of oestrogens, progesterone, and testosterone in determining the need for hormone replacement therapy (HRT, whether using traditional or natural means). 

 

Common Conditions and Symptoms the Female Hormone Analysis is used for:

 

  • Hot flushes

  • Weight gain

  • Night sweats

  • Depression

  • Irregular menstruation

  • Mood changes

  • Brain fog

  • Vaginal dryness

  • Bone loss

  • Dry skin

  • Acne

  • Fatigue

  • Insomnia

  • Disturbed sleep patterns

  • Low libido

  • Infertility

  • Miscarriage

  • PMS

  • Symptoms of menopause or peri-menopause

 

Female Hormone Analysis - Extensive

$259.00Price
  • We recommend that you always seek the advice of a qualified health care practitioner regarding any medical or health related diagnosis or treatment before acting on this test information. Nourished by Nature does not provide diagnosis, treatment, or medical advice. Nourished by Nature is not liable to you or anyone else for any loss or negative consequence caused in whole or in part by interpreting, delivering, or reporting information through the utilizing of laboratory testing services. In no event shall we be liable to you or any other party for any decisions made or action taken or not taken by you in reliance on such information.

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