Hormone Replacement Therapy

Will I Gain Weight on Hormone Replacement Therapy?

Will I Gain Weight on Hormone Replacement Therapy

Will I Gain Weight on Hormone Replacement Therapy? Both men and women are often concerned that they will gain unwanted weight if they go on hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or hormone optimization therapy. The answer is NO. In fact, the medical evidence points to the exact opposite. According to the International Menopause Society, “approximately 1.5 … Read more



Non Surgical Cosmetic Procedures

Cosmetic

Injectable Non Surgical Cosmetic Procedures By the time you reach your 40s and 50’s you only have about one-tenth of the estrogen that you had in your younger years. Since estrogen stimulates collagen and oil production the loss of estrogen during menopause and perimenopause can result in very dry, cracked skin and more pronounced fine … Read more


What is Age Management Medicine

Age Management Med

What is Age Management Medicine Age management medicine is a comprehensive preventative approach to the aging process. It means taking a proactive stance to preserving optimal physical and mental function and quality of life by the individual experiencing the degenerative signs of aging. Certified age management medicine specialists focus on providing the highest quality of … Read more


Testosterone Therapy

Testosterone Theraphy

Testosterone Therapy The hormone testosterone, also known as the “male hormone” is produced in both men and women and is the primary hormone regulating sexual desire or libido in both sexes. In men, testosterone is produced by the testicles and is responsible for male sexual characteristics. It is also an important element in maintaining muscle, … Read more


Dr Harry Collins Featured Speaker On Bill Edwards Show

Dr Harry Collins Featured Speaker On Bill Edwards Show Dr Harry Collins, Medical Director of Savannah Age Management Medicine and board certified OB/GYN, was a recent featured speaker on The Bill Edwards Show on iHeart Radio’s WTKS-Savannah.  Dr. Collins spoke on the medical evidence supporting bio identical hormone optimization therapy as a way to slow … Read more



The Importance of Vitamin D

The Importance of Vitamin D What if I told you that ALL of the conditions below have one thing in common? Chronic Pain (including Fibromyalgia) Muscle Weakness Susceptibility to the Flu and colds Psoriasis Constant Fatigue Depression Sweaty Head Constant Respiratory Problems Hypertension and/or Cardiovascular Disease Chronic Kidney Disease Constant Infections Dementia, Including Alzheimer’s Disease … Read more


Hormone Replacement Therapy for Women

HRT For Women

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) is the practice of treating the symptoms of aging by replacing the hormones that your body stops producing or significantly reduces the production of as you age, or as a result of a medical procedure (such as a full hysterectomy). In women, this commonly includes the replacement of estrogen, progesterone, and … Read more


Side Effects of Hormone Replacement Therapy for Men

Hormone Replacement Therapy For Men

Hormone Replacement Therapy was once considered only a treatment for women going through the troublesome symptoms of perimenopause and menopause. Medical research in the past 30 years identifies andropause (also known as male menopause) as having just as significant an impact in the male body as menopause does in females. Andropause relates specifically to the … Read more