Hormone Balance

Dr. Meghna Thacker / Hormone Balance

Hormone Pyramid

At Tutera Medical, we are passionate about helping people balance their hormones, naturally. Our hormones play a huge role in our physical, mental and emotional health. That means, it helps with our physical energy, mental clarity and stabilizes our mood. A Hormone Pyramid consists of 3 levels. The base of the pyramid is the Adrenal hormones, the most commonly known of them is the “Stress Hormone”- Cortisol. It can be compared to the fuel in a car. Without the fuel, the car will not run. The mid-level of the pyramid is the Thyroid Hormones, which can be compared to the gas pedal. When we push on the pedal, it stimulates our metabolism and the car runs faster. Remember, without the fuel (cortisol hormone), the car is not...


A solution to the hormonal changes in a woman’s life

It is my passion to help women feel their best at every stage of life. As a woman, our hormones are very important. The hormones influence a young girl’s life starting in her puberty. A balance of hormonal rhythms will regulate her natural menstrual cycles. Her body needs to make sufficient hormones to support a healthy pregnancy. Thus, hormones are essential at every stage of her life. There comes a time when the ovaries stop producing adequate hormones and she goes from peri-menopause to menopause. The lack of these hormones brings along a long list of symptoms which may vary from person to person. In the mid-thirties, the Testosterone levels begin to drop when she notices that she easily gets tired, gains weight from increase...