During the first week of January, 2016, Dr. Russo of Carolina HealthSpan Institute, Lake Norman appeared on a radio show called Health Talk with Fred Lowry to discuss Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy, the common misconceptions and positives to our approach to therapy for hormone imbalance, post-partum and preventive medicine.
Dr. Russo will be doing a free seminar at the Charles Mack Center in Mooresville, NC on Tuesday the 19th at 12:00pm and 5:30pm, to expand upon the topics covered during this radio show.
Highlighted topics from the show:
- Proper balance of hormone levels can protect against future disease process including Alzheimer’s, Osteoporosis, Coronary Artery Disease, Colon Cancer and more.
- There is a major distinction between Bio-Identical Hormones that we prescribe and conjugated hormones such as Premarin, which comes from Pregnant Horses’ Urine.
- The method of delivery is extremely important. Oral Estrogens provide an unfavorable safety and side effect profile.