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Dr. Dana M. Russo, FACOG
Board Certified Obstetrician & Gynecologist
Operating at Trio Med Spa, 200 Northfield Rd #1, Northfield, IL

Dr. Dana M. Russo, FACOG
Board Certified Obstetrician & Gynecologist
Operating at Trio Med Spa, 200 Northfield Rd #1, Northfield, IL

What are Side Effects of Hormone Therapy in Women?

Hormone therapy side effects in women are varied. If you are on hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or looking into starting it, you’ll definitely want to be aware of possible side effects. Of course, every woman is different. Your system is unique. And your response will be, too. Make a note of this list of hormone…

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How to Know When Hormone Pellets Wear Off?

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BioTE® bio-identical hormone pellet therapy puts your body back in balance naturally. But, many people wonder how to spot hormone pellet side effects. What’s normal? What’s not? And, how will you know when hormone pellets wear off? Women and men alike are loving their results with BioTE® pellet therapy. If you’re gathering information or new…

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What are signs of hormone imbalance in teenage females?

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Puberty brings about many changes. Hormone fluctuations are common as young girls experience their periods every month. So, while mood swings and cramps become the norm, sometimes there are signs of a lingering hormone imbalance. What are signs of hormone imbalance in teenage females? There are 3 Main Signs of Hormone Imbalance in Teenage Girls…

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What is the Best Menopause Supplement?

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It’s safe to say that most women over the age of 40 are looking for menopause relief. There are 3 stages of menopause all bringing their own set of symptoms. Menopause relief enhances your quality of life. It gets you back to feeling normal again. But choosing the best fit can be tricky. Side effects…

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It’s all in Your Head

You work out. Eat right. Get your recommended sleep. Taking care of yourself in every area. But when it comes to pain are you listening to your body? And is your doctor? Even with today’s medical advances doctors are being trained in some ways to misdiagnose or brush aside pain in women. Thousands of women…

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O-Shot and Urinary Incontinence

Ladies let’s be real. Do you feel like your bladder is running your life? If you pee when you laugh, work out or cough, you’re not alone. About 33 million Americans suffer from urinary incontinence in some form. But only some will explore female incontinence treatment even though it’s more common in women than men.…

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Menopause and Bio-identical Hormones

Hot flashes, mood swings and stubborn weight gain are just three symptoms of menopause that throw a wrench into living your best life. But side effects of traditional hormone replacement therapy (HRT) have many women looking for something more. Better. Safer. But without sacrificing effectiveness. Enter bio-identical hormones. What are bio-identical hormones? Here’s a look…

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Breast Cancer and BioTE®

Breast cancer and hormone therapy is a topic women are exploring more and more. For prevention, treatment and in cancer survivors, hormones play an important role in the female body. But, traditional hormone replacement therapy significantly increases the risk of breast cancer. Because hormones like estrogen and testosterone are crucial across all stages of a…

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Healthy Vaginal Function Offers a More Fulfilling Intimate Life

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How Healthy Vaginal Function Offers a More Fulfilling Intimate Life Are you checking on your vaginal health? We know vaginal health can fall down on the priority list sometimes. We get our flu shot. Maybe an annual physical. Make sure the health of our children is squared away. Seems like many of us only look…

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What to Expect with BioTE® Treatment – Short and Long-Term

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Hormone Treatment and BioTE® Pellet Therapy Thinking about hormone treatment? Maybe you haven’t felt like yourself in so long it’s become your new normal to feel tired. Depressed. Disinterested. Well, you’re not alone. Hormone treatment is on the minds of men and women everywhere trying to reclaim their lives. Even so, traditional HRT (hormone replacement…

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