Reviewed by Dr. Mary James, ND
Most women with hormonal imbalance have no idea that many of their symptoms are linked directly to their hormones — even when they have symptoms like these…
You can only live with your hormonal imbalance symptoms for so long before the problem begins to jeopardize your health and wellbeing. Understanding the hormonal source of your symptoms, and the confusing array of problems it can generate, can show you the path to feeling better.
When your body’s hormones are balanced, your symptoms will recede and you will enjoy much better health, and a lot more happiness.
You can stop hormonal imbalance from getting worseAt every age, your hormones are fluctuating on a daily basis, in mostly predictable patterns. But sometimes your hormones fluctuate more dramatically: puberty, pregnancy and perimenopause. When the changes become too extreme, or if your hormones can’t return to natural balance, you’ll experience problems.
You may first sense that something is “off” or “not quite right” in your body. As the hormonal imbalance intensifies, you can experience physical and emotional symptoms that could become severe. As an imbalance worsens, symptoms can multiply, or their severity and frequency can increase.
The longer it goes on, the harder it can be to get back to a state of hormonal equilibrium. So it pays to take action sooner than later.
It’s good to listen to your symptomsIt can be a “eureka” moment when you first notice symptoms because they’re sending a clear message that your body is trying to juggle too many demands without getting enough support.
Even if PMS isn’t a problem and you’re not yet in menopause, you can still experience symptom-producing imbalances. Imbalances can occur in the ratios between estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, and with other hormones in your neuroendocrine system.
When your body doesn’t get the necessary basics every day on a consistent basis, it’s more likely that you’ll develop one or more of the conditions related to hormonal imbalance:
Answer when your body asks for helpIf you know you have hormonal imbalance symptoms, you can provide the targeted support your body needs to naturally rebalance its hormones. Effective natural options can help resolve the root cause of all your symptoms, not just a select few.
You can take our Hormonal Health Quiz to find out more about your symptoms, whether or not you are near menopause. It’s important to know that you can relieve your symptoms and feel better even if you’re frustrated right now.
Eating right and supplementing your nutrition, adding movement to your day and reducing the impact of daily stressors will tell your body that the hormonal emergency is over and that will make all the difference.
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