Chapter One: Why Natural Hormones?There is nothing mysterious about aging. Aging is simply an inherited hormonal, neuroendocrine program...that can be modified, delayed or even reversed.
-- Walter Pierpaoli, M.D.
For two years, Carole had been gaining weight and experiencing abnormal periods and breast tenderness. She had become increasingly nervous. Her premenstrual mood swings were causing strains in her relationships.
Now, at forty-five, she had had enough. She decided to overcome her problems with aggressive lifestyle changes.
She hired a personal trainer and began a vigorous exercise...