Risk of Breast Cancer? Do you know your estrogen metabolites?

By Tucson Functional Medicine on January 25, 2021 0 Comments

Estrogen alone is not the issue when it comes to increasing the risk of breast cancer. The real issue is how is your estrogen being metabolized. You want to have your doctor order a test that evaluates the estrogen metabolites.  The Dutch Test (https://dutchtest.com) or the Rhein Hormone Test (http://www.rheinlabs.com) The liver converts estrogens into … Continue Reading


How to Detoxify Plastics (Phthalates)?

By Tucson Functional Medicine on January 11, 2021 0 Comments

Over accumulation of phthalates in the body has the potential to be a major contender for a series of health challenges. One of the first questions I am commonly asked is where am I getting this exposure from? Exposure to plasticizers can come from skin absorption of cosmetics, body lotions, hair gels, shampoos, and deodorants. … Continue Reading