You cannot have an luteinizing hormone surge and ovulate on the same day. According to WebMD, LH increases rapidly shortly before ovulation. Ovulation occurs around 36 hours after the LH surge. More »

One of the biggest risks of bio-identical hormone therapy is that the drugs often have to be obtained through a compounding pharmacy and, therefore, have not been approved by the FDA. This means they have not been thorou... More » Health Women's Health

A home menopause test is performed by using over-the-counter test kits that screen the urine for follicle-stimulating hormone levels, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Elevated levels of follicle-stimul... More » Health Women's Health

Although hormone replacement therapy is the most effective treatment for severe menopausal symptoms such as insomnia, night sweats, hot flashes and extreme mood swings, some women have an increased risk for breast or ute... More »

Cuerpo Amarillo Fuerte is the brand name of an injectable dose of the hormone progesterone. The drug is manufactured in Mexico. It is indicated for treatment of amenorrhea, treating abnormal uterine bleeding and for thre... More »

Some side effects of hormone replacement therapy include headaches, acne, nervousness, diarrhea and nausea. Hormone therapy often refers to estrogen or a combination of estrogen and progesterone treatment, according to M... More » Health Women's Health

Advantages of hormone replacement therapy after a hysterectomy include fewer symptoms of menopause, lower risk of heart disease and an increase in bone density, explains WebMD. Disadvantages include complications with cu... More » Health Women's Health