Additional Resources

Below are some extra resources that may assist you in your search for a health care provider as well as further information about hormone health.

American Board of Holistic Medicine
The American Board of Holistic Medicine website provides an online listing of physicians Board Certified in Holistic Medicine.

American Holistic Medical Association
The American Holistic Medical Association provides online directory of holistic physicians taking referrals.

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians
The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) is the national professional society representing licensed or licensable naturopathic physicians.

Compounding Pharmacies

The easiest way to locate a compounding pharmacy is to contact one of the following associations:

Professional Compounding Centers of America, Inc. (PCCA)
The PCCA is a complete resource for fine chemicals, ACPE-accredited training and education and pharmacy consulting assistance.

800.331.2498
www.pccarx.com

International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists (IACP)
The International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists (IACP) is an association that represents more than 2,000 pharmacists and technicians who focus on the specialty practice of pharmacy compounding.

800.927.4227
www.iacprx.org

For customized compounds like natural testosterone or estrogen you will need to find a compounding pharmacy. These compounds require a prescription from a health care provider.

Diagnostic Testing

These are labs that provide a variety of hormone testing options:

Looking for a health care provider? Please use our Health Provider Locator Tool

Menopause Resources

Finding the right provider for hormone health care is important. Our Health Provider Locator contains many heath care professionals who can assist you on the menopause journey.

When you have found a provider, it is critical to ask the important questions. To assist you, we’ve created our list of Ten Questions to Ask Your Health Care Provider.

Extra Reading Resources

A list of additional literature resources that have come highly recommended by women, providers, and supporters. We hope they prove to be helpful in your quest for hormone balance.

Recommended Books

  • You’ve Hit Menopause. Now What?,
    George Gilson, M.D.
  • Awakening Athena,
    Kenna Stephenson, M.D.
  • Are Your Hormones Making You Sick?: A Woman’s Guide to Better Health Through Hormonal Balance,
    Eldred Taylor, M.D.
  • Women’s Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine,
    Tori Hudson, N.D.
  • What Your Doctor May Not Tell you About Menopause,
    John Lee, M.D.
  • What Your Doctor May Not Tell you About Premenopause, John Lee, M.D. & Virginia Hopkins
  • What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Breast Cancer,
    John Lee, M.D., David Zava, Ph.D., & Virginia Hopkins
  • The Hormone Solution: Naturally Alleviate Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance from Adolescence Through Menopause,
    Erika Schwartz, M.D., P.C.
  • Natural Hormone Replacement: For Women 45+,
    Jonathon Wright, M.D.
  • The Wisdom of Menopause,
    Christianne Northrup, M.D.
  • The Secret Pleasures of Menopause,
    Christianne Northrup, M.D.
  • Hormone Heresy,
    Sherrill Sellmann, N.D.
  • Iodine: Why You Need It, Why You Can’t Live Without It,
    David Brownstein, M.D.
  • Thyroid Power: Ten Steps to Total Health,
    Richard Shames, M.D. & Karilee H. Shames, R.N.