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The Secret Female Hormone: How Testosterone Replacement Can Change Your Life

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Women approaching midlife are plagued with insomnia, fatigue, depression, forgetfulness, low libido, and a general sense of malaise. Yet no matter what they try, they are unable to find true (or lasting) relief. They are dismissed by doctor after doctor without a definitive diagnosis—told that their symptoms are either in their heads or just an expected part of the aging p ...more
Kindle Edition, 320 pages
Published March 3rd 2014 by Hay House (first published November 28th 2013)
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Pam Thomas
Apr 09, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Wow what an impact this book had on me. Testosterone, I didn't know that when you have low hormone imbalances how it affects women, loss of vitality, fatigue, low self esteem and libido and that after going through the menopause which has a traumatic on some women with up and down mood swings and hot flushes, you also have to deal with weigh gain, PMS, migraines and now there is actually something out there you can take to help.

if your going through the menopause this book is the one for you, it
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Zee Monodee
Mar 05, 2019 rated it it was ok
Shelves: non-fiction
Very good book with pertinent information about female hormones and menopause.
However, found this lacking in the sense that it does not really address the issue of women who are dealing with hormonal imbalance and hormone-sensitive cancers. Yes, testosterone looks like the magic bullet to cure all female ills at menopause, but how does it play with your body if you have had estrogen-sensitive breast cancer, or progesterone-receptor affected cancers? How safe is it for you then? In that sense, re
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Cindy Talley
Sep 07, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Very enlightening

I wish I had known all of this earlier in life. All women need to read this. We don't have to get old and fragile.
Katarina
Jan 17, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I was blown away by the information in this book, and I'm seriously glad I read it.

I haven't quite hit menopause, but it's not too far off, so one of the first things I'm going to do it get my testosterone levels tested. I'm amazed at how one simple test can cure all kinds of symptoms, that usually have to be endured or you get a handful of different meds to deal with.

This is a very important book for women to read.
Cathleen
Feb 11, 2014 rated it really liked it
I received an ARC from Net Galley and the Author in exchange for my honest review.

This is a wonderful book that is interesting and very informative. Every woman out there who is experiencing symptoms of menopause should read this book.
Michelle
Mar 03, 2014 rated it liked it
Good informative book. . Just a shame not so readily available in the UK. Pellet and transdermal patch form discontinued in the UK
Amy Mercree
Apr 15, 2015 rated it it was amazing
A must read for every women over 30!
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