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by Julie G
Sun May 01, 2016 2:48 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Early impressions, initial reactions
Replies: 71
Views: 14956

Re: Early impressions, initial reactions

... affected. Insulin resistance (IR) worsens this phenomenon as does menopause, and to a lesser degree, andropause. For women, estrogen helps ... As a heterozygote, who's avoided IR, and may be supplementing with testosterone; you might have inadvertently avoided some of these risk factors- ...
by LG1
Sun Feb 28, 2016 4:22 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women
Replies: 719
Views: 168364

Re: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women

Have any of you ladies ever taken a testosterone supplement? I understand it has not technically been approved for use ... had an endocrinologist recommend it. His opinion is that it can help in the pre menopause phase with energy and muscle tone and sex drive. I find that interesting! ...
by SusanJ
Tue Feb 09, 2016 8:40 am
Forum: Our Stories
Topic: Hack my SHBG results
Replies: 8
Views: 1980

Hack my SHBG results

... levels in the blood must be just right. Steroid hormones include testosterone, estrogens, DHEA, and progesterone, among others. Steroid hormones ... two hormone panels. Estradiol Dec = <10 pg/mL July = 33 Reference = menopause <10, but Bredesen wants it closer to 80 DHEA Dec = 115 mcg/dL July ...
by Jean
Wed Nov 25, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: Our Stories
Topic: Optimum Pregnenolone Level?
Replies: 26
Views: 8412

Re: Optimum Pregnenolone Level?

... with biodentical hormone replacement (estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, along with compounded T4 and T3 and DHEA 15mg) right on or just before menopause. Funny, I was told exactly the same thing as Circ about Pregnenolone, but began ...
by Julie G
Thu Oct 15, 2015 10:06 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Ideal post-menopausal estrogen level?
Replies: 60
Views: 16611

Re: Ideal post-menopausal estrogen level?

... we can all learn something. Did she use HRT during the transition to menopause? Out of pure curiosity, I’d also love to know her IGF-1 level. ... about the importance of ratios. Mine are all out of whack. My testosterone is fine at 1.4 pg/dL, but my progesterone is sky high at 6.1 ...
by Stavia
Fri Jul 17, 2015 12:51 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: DHEA, Pregnanolone, Allopregnanolone; A Convergence?
Replies: 57
Views: 14518

Re: RE: Re: DHEA, Pregnanolone, Allopregnanolone; A Convergence?

... 10 days and I now sleep 8 hours no waking which is my baseline pre menopause. It's apparantly the hypothalamic body clock that has estrogen ... only had estrogen for 2 months when I went overseas. But....would low testosterone have the same effect in a man? (((G))) take the zopiclone/zolidem ...
by Tincup
Sat Jul 11, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Dr. Steven Gundry with diet recommendations for ApoE4
Replies: 729
Views: 197992

Re: Dr. Steven Gundry with diet recommendations for ApoE4

... cholesterol, can be detrimental. Wife has lot of estradiol for being in menopause. Ovaries making a lot of estrogen given high level of FSH. Insulin ... best way to take glycine. He takes 750 mg, 2x/day. I have low testosterone (276 ng/dL). Make huge amount of sex hormone binding globulin ...
by PhillyFree
Wed Mar 18, 2015 6:57 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women
Replies: 719
Views: 168364

Re: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women

Circular, Your testosterone and progesterone are midrange and as espected in postmeno, estradiol is high ... I'd retest at 2 years fully postmeno (no periods for a year is considered at full menopause). Get DHEA-S next time also. Key SNPs on SHBG gene (sex hormone binding globulin) ...
by LillyBritches
Tue Dec 16, 2014 4:03 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Health and Lifestyle Reference Thread?
Replies: 8
Views: 2243

Re: Health and Lifestyle Reference Thread?

... also became forgetful at ages 92 and 98, respectively, but no DX HRT * Menopause onset around age 55 * Began all-bioidentical HRT at age 55 1/2 ... transdermal cream (started on the patch but body didn't absorb it) * Testosterone via transdermal cream * Progesterone oral * DHEA/Pregnenolone ...
by Sandraz
Thu Nov 20, 2014 7:21 am
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: UPDATE re. an E4 trial with Dr. Dale Bredesen
Replies: 252
Views: 50749

Re: UPDATE re. an E4 trial with Dr. Dale Bredesen

... https://www.apoe4.info/forums/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=119&hilit=E4+menopause Lots of articles. Lilly talked about the one recently that e4 women's ... 50 mg compounded progesterone daily). Also some can supplement with testosterone and DHEA. I also taken 15mg DHEA. Hope this helps! I think ...

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