Can aging be reversed? Unfortunately, we all age, and the aging process is naturally occurring in all of us. However, the good news is that by applying recent advances from biomedical research, it is possible to address the symptoms and effects of aging and offer better age management solutions. You can take back control of how you feel and look!
The Role of Hormones as We Age
Hormones are vital regulators that repair our bodies and maintain balance in various bodily functions. In our youth, hormones work together seamlessly, ensuring proper communication and regulation. However, hormone levels naturally decline as we age, slowing communication and affecting the endocrine system's responsiveness to our body's needs. One critical hormone affected by this natural aging process is the human growth hormone (HGH).
Human growth hormone (HGH) is a protein-based peptide hormone that stimulates growth, cell reproduction, and human regeneration. It is synthesized, stored, and secured by the anterior pituitary gland. During youth, abundant growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH) is produced, enabling the pituitary gland to supply the body with sufficient growth hormone for health, vitality, and normal bodily functions. With age, GHRH production declines, leading to reduced pituitary HGH production and secretion, potentially resulting in adult growth hormone insufficiency (AGHD).
Symptoms of Low Hormone Levels:
- Low energy
- Decreased sense of well-being
- Decreased muscle mass or strength
- Decreased blood levels of IGF-1
- Poor sleep quality
- Increased body fat
- Mood swings
- Difficulty concentrating
- Lack of drive or desire to exercise
- Poor healing or weakened immune system
Growth Hormone Therapy Options for Better Age Management
Typically, there are two ways to boost levels of HGH to help with healthy aging and age management. The first is by using a growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH), and the second is by using actual HGH.
GHRH's & Growth Hormone Therapy
GHRHs (Growth Hormone Releasing Hormones) stimulate the pituitary gland to naturally produce and secrete HGH. This therapy increases the volume of human growth hormone secreted by the pituitary gland, providing various benefits for adults. It enhances energy levels, promotes lean muscle mass, reduces body fat, strengthens bones, boosts the immune system, and supports overall organ health, including the heart. Since the body's endocrine system regulates the volume of growth hormone produced by GHRH stimulation, it ensures safe processing within the body's self-monitoring system. Therefore, this therapy is not restricted for adult hormone deficiency treatment.
Ipamorelin is a growth hormone-releasing peptide (GHRP) that can be added to Sermorelin, Tesamorelin, or CJC-1295 (GHRH). They act the same as the releasing hormones but on different receptors. A combination of both can increase the effectiveness and overall outcome of treatment. Special, custom blends can be made based on the patient's needs.
To learn more about GHRH's or GHRP's and other options for healthy aging and growth hormone therapy, schedule a consultation by calling 480-839-4131 or by filling out the consultation request form found throughout the site.
Actual Human Growth Hormone Therapy for Healthy Aging
Boosting growth hormone levels can be achieved using actual human growth hormone (HGH) directly, bypassing the pituitary gland. This approach offers quicker and more potent results with higher doses, providing benefits sooner.
Studies have demonstrated that elevating growth hormone levels is the fastest and most effective way to counter signs like decreased libido, lack of energy, weight changes, reduced mental alertness, and weakened immunity. To optimize results, therapy may involve bioidentical HGH injections for an instant boost, while GHRH prompts the pituitary gland to produce its own growth hormone for long-term benefits. This powerful combination therapy helps prevent the side effects of HGH therapy alone, offering a greater array of advantages.
IGF-1 Therapy (Insulin-like Growth Factor)
IGF-1 is a naturally occurring protein with a molecular structure similar to insulin. It is not a Human Growth Hormone. Instead, it is produced inside the body primarily by the liver as an endocrine hormone and functions as a mediator of the effects of growth hormone. When growth hormone is released into the bloodstream from the pituitary or from an injection, it stimulates the liver to produce IGF-1, which in turn stimulates growth in a broad range of cells: skeletal, muscle, cartilage, bone, nerve, skin, and multiple organs. In fact, most of the benefits related to HGH are actually brought about due to IGF-1 and other growth factors. IGF-1 and HGH treatment combined provide more benefits than available from either program by itself.
Growth Hormone Therapy Consultations
At transformyou, we offer personalized age management programs designed to help you feel healthy and energetic throughout your life. If you have additional questions about hormone therapy or if you would like your hormone levels tested, call 480-839-4131 to schedule your consultation at transformyou today.
All patients always work directly with one of our licensed physicians to ensure patient safety and confidentiality.
It is important to remember that any program or treatment we offer at transformyou carrying the phrase 'Anti-Aging’ is not intended to stop or prevent one from aging. Rather, our services and products are designed to help individuals effectively manage and navigate the aging process, yielding the best possible levels of health and wellness.