Women produce estrogen in the ovaries and adrenal glands. Men produce estrogen in small amounts from the conversion of testosterone.

Estrogen protects against:

  • Heart disease
  • Stroke
  • Osteoporosis
  • Alzheimer's Disease and memory disorders
  • Vaginal atrophy
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary tract infections

Estrogen prevents the symptoms of menopause and improves overall well-being. It also improves static balance by improving the visual-somatosensory system.

Estrogen deficiency results in:

  • Urogenital atrophy
  • Incontinence
  • Sagging skin
  • Increased skin wrinkles
  • Fatigue
  • Depression
  • Mood swings
  • Decreased libido