Hormone Replacement: Encouraging Laziness - Part I
By vitalhf, Mar 27 2019 01:00PM
By Dr. Holly A. Carling, O.M.D., L.Ac., Ph.D.
Hormone replacement is so common today, you’d think we can’t live without it. For some, that’s true. But what have we done for thousands of years before we started hormone replacement? Is there truly more of a need for it than there was for thousands of years until now, and if so, why? When you look at some of the risks, we have to question the wisdom of forcing man-created hormones on our delicate bio-feedback network that plays such a critical role in the balance of our endocrine (hormonal) system. Does hormone replacement therapy (HRT) encourage laziness in a system that strives at all costs to be balanced?