When you have a hormonal imbalance, you have too much or too little of a certain hormone. Even tiny changes can have serious effects throughout your whole body. Even tiny changes can have serious effects throughout your whole body.
An imbalance of oestrogen, progesterone, testosterone etc can lead to a multitude of issues for women and can present as different hormonal imbalances at different stages of our lives.
Symptoms such as irritability, anger, low mood, fatigue, insomnia, weight gain, fluid retention, breast tenderness, hot flushes, night sweats and low libido can either amplify premenstrually or be present pretty much all of the time, especially during peri-menopause.
With life being as busy as it is…with work, family (children’s after school activities; possibly aging parents) and socially, women often suffer/experience adrenal exhaustion, which can lead to feeling overwhelmed, stressed and that life is a little ‘out of control’ (or a ‘lot out of control’!!!).
There are incredible herbs, nutritional changes and other supportive naturopathic treatments that can assist ‘re-balance’ hormones and have you feeling energised, better within yourself and more in control of your body.