About Hormone Test Panels
Adrenal Stress Index
Abnormal adrenal rhythm can influence energy production, bone health, immune system health, sleep quality, skin regeneration, thyroid function and muscle and joint function. The ASI is recommended for individuals that suffer from:
- Lack of vitality and energy
- Muscle and joint pain
- Migraine headaches
- Sleep disturbances
- Poor memory
- Alcohol intolerance
- Low sex drive
- Low body teperature
- Chronic stress and related health problems
Gastrointestinal Health Panel
The GI Health Panel is a non-invasive screening on the gastrointestinal tract and its function. It is recommended for individuals with chronic and vague GI symptoms including:
- Frequent bloating, gas, cramping, and constipation
- Frequent travel within with US and/or overseas
- Alternative lifestyles
- Food handlers
- Institutionalized individuals
- Uniformed services
- Dormitory residents
- Children that go to daycare centers
A comprehensive Thyroid Panel helps to diagnose thyroid disease and indicate the best treatment. Major functions of thyroid hormones effect metabolic rate, carbohydrate metabolism, fat metabolism, utilization of vitamins, sexual function, muscle health and the central nervous system.
Female Hormone Panel
This expanded panel not only reveals any hormonal imbalances associated with PMS, infertility, fibroids and other female hormonal problems, but provides specific insights for appropriate intervention or treatment to relieve related symptoms.
Post-Menopausal Health Panel
The Post Menopause Hormone Panel helps determine the risk of disease in both your breast and uterus. With information from this screening, a personalized treatment program can be developed.
Male Hormone Panel
Measurements of male hormones can be used to estimate the body’s own production of six distinct hormones and to monitor hormone therapy. In order to maximize the benefits of hormone therapy it is crucial to monitor the proper dosage of supplements and medications.
Diane Bousquin, M.S. L.Ac.
Diane Bousquin holds a Master of Science degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition. She is nationally certified and California board licensed in Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine.