Weight Management Blood Test- Hormone Imbalances Measured

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  • Weight Management Profile – E2, Pg, T, DS & Cx4 (saliva); TSH, Insulin, HbA1c & Vitamin D (blood spot)
  • What’s the Connection?
  • Hormones play an important role in regulating weight, metabolism, blood sugar, insulin, and adipose fat formation. As we age, shifting hormones trigger numerous symptoms of imbalance – including unexplained weight gain.
  • Common hormone-related causes of weight gain often involve the following scenarios:
  • Estrogen & Progesterone Imbalances
    • Result in weight gain in hips and thighs, water retention & sluggish metabolism
  • Low Testosterone or DHEA
    • Lead to decreased lean muscle and increased body fat, decreased metabolic rate & abdominal obesity
  • High Cortisol
    • Results in insomnia, anxiety, sugar cravings, feeling tired but wired & increased belly fat
  • Low Cortisol
    • Causes chronic fatigue, low energy, food and sugar cravings, poor exercise tolerance or recovery & low immune reserves
  • Vitamin D3 deficiency
    • Associated with hyperinsulinemia & increased belly fat
  • High TSH
    • Leads to hypothyroidism, low metabolic rate & obesity
  • High Insulin
    • Indicative of insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome & abdominal obesity
  • High HbA1c
    • Predictive of type 2 diabetes