Balancing Your Hormones After Birth Control

Balancing Your Hormones After Birth Control

After you stop taking birth control, you may notice that your hormones are out of balance. If you are trying to get pregnant, this could make it extremely hard to conceive. One issue that unbalanced hormones causes is an irregularity in your ovulation cycles.

Since having regular cycles you can track is one of the best ways to get pregnant, this is a huge issue. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to help balance your hormones after going off birth control. Here are a few things to keep in mind and try on your own. Claim Your 20 Free Pregnancy Tests – Click Here

Change your Diet

The first thing you will want to do is to start eating a healthier diet. Know what you should eat when you’re trying to conceive. This could mean you need to focus on adding more fruits and vegetables to your diet as well as whole grains and organic foods.

It is also best to stay away from fried foods, processed foods and other items that are considered not good for you. Along with foods, make sure you are also focusing on the things you drink. Staying away from alcohol and caffeine is a great option for women who are trying to balance their hormones. Instead, try to drink as much water as possible because this can help make your system work much better as a whole.

Healthy Weight and Lifestyle

Along with eating the right foods, you should also take care of your body. This could mean something as simple as exercising regularly or as difficult as changing your entire lifestyle. For example, those who are overweight or obese could struggle with their hormones more than women who are not.

Correcting these issues is a great place to start. Also, if you smoke or drink alcohol regularly, this is also something you will want to avoid if you are looking to balance your hormones. These items have been shown to make it harder to have balanced hormones and could keep you from ovulating regularly.

Herbs and Supplements

There are also several herbs and supplements you can purchase and take to help promote regular and balanced hormones. Some items that are extremely helpful are natural vitamins that you will get through a prenatal vitamin. Folic acid, for example, is extremely helpful at helping women regulate their hormones and becoming pregnant faster.

One of the great things about herbs and supplements is that they can be taken without a prescription. They are also natural options that help you achieve balances hormones naturally. This is a huge benefit over the prescription drugs that your doctor will typically prescribe.

These are all some of the natural things you can do to help regulate your hormones after you stop taking birth control. They are especially helpful when you are trying to get pregnant. However, keep in mind that they do work naturally in your body, so they could take some time to completely balance your hormones.

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Dr. Christine Lee, MD
Dr. Christine Lee, MD | ConceiveEasy
Dr. Christine Lee earned her Ph.D. in Developmental Biology and Master of Science in Biomolecular Organization. Dr. Lee is Lab Director for ConceiveEasy and is board certified as a High Complexity Laboratory Director (HCLD).