Estrogens

You Might Be Low in This Hormone and Not Even Know It | The Thirty

what is estrogen & why is it important?<p>According to Pate, estrogen is a female hormone that's naturally produced by the body (the version in hormonal …

Wellness

Guest Post: The Dangers of Estrogen Dominance in Men

The Dangers of Estrogen Dominance in Men by Sean Ward Males are biologically made to produce testosterone at a higher level than women. However, …

Wellness

There Are 5 Hormones That Affect How You Age. Here's How To Eat To Support All Of Them

You are as old as you feel....

Wellness

Acupuncture Outperforms Hormonal Treatment For Infertility, Researchers Find

Researchers find acupuncture combined with clomiphene more effective than clomiphene plus supplementary hormonal pharmaceuticals for the treatment of …

Medicine

Man boobs and ladies with beards

When you think of the hormone estrogen, do you immediately think, “that’s a women’s problem?” The reality is excess estrogen impacts men and women …

Nutrition

Menopause and estrogen affect muscle function

Estrogen acts as a regulator of muscle energy metabolism and muscle cell viability, research shows. Menopause leads to the cessation of ovarian …

Muscle

Coffee For MS – It's Wonderful!

If you’ve ever wondered why roughly twice as many women than men are diagnosed with MS every year, looking at ways that sugary coffee shields from …

Nutrition

Endometriosis

Published: April, 2015<p>Endometriosis is a painful condition caused by the growth of the endometrium — tissue that normally lines the inside of the …

Pain

What Can Orgasms Do for Your Skin?

Orgasms have benefits<p>It might be time to start saying “an orgasm a day keeps the doctor away” because besides feeling amazing, the Big O also has …

Women's Health

Migraines and Menopause: What's the Connection and How Do You Treat Them?

Wellness

Menopause hormone therapy not linked to premature death

Women who take hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to ease menopause symptoms like hot flashes and night sweats may be no more likely to die prematurely than women who don't take hormones, a new study suggests.<p>Many women have been reluctant to use hormones for menopause symptoms since 2002, when the …

Health

5 Perimenopause Symptoms Every Woman Should Know

You’ve undoubtedly heard the phrase "biological clock" used in the context of a woman’s fertility: It refers to the window of prime babymaking years …

Menopause

Soy: good or bad for you?

Question: I am hearing mixed reports about whether soy is good/bad for you. Wondering which is true? Should I add soy and/or replace some meat or …

Nutrition

Are Hormones Causing Your Migraines?

Pain

Here’s What You Can Do to Stop Period Breakouts

As if running worrying about your tampon malfunctioning and the crippling pain of cramps wasn’t enough fun stuff to deal with during your period, …

Skin Care

Are Fibroids Holding You Back From Achieving Your Professional and Personal Dreams?

I am one of the 80% of black women affected by fibroids by age 50. I was diagnosed with fibroids—smooth muscle tumors that form in the uterus—in 2001 …

Pregnancy

When Estrogen & Testosterone Get Out Of Whack, Here's What To Do

Learn how to live for optimal estrogen-testosterone balance....

Weight Loss

Yes, You Can Still Have a Healthy Sex Life with Diabetes—Here’s What You Need to Know.

When you think about enjoying life and all its pleasures, great sex may be one of the first things to pop into your mind. The good news is that …

Diabetes

Is there any conclusive research linking estrogen mimickers (such as organochlorines) to breast cancer or to other health effects? I have heard a great deal of disagreement regarding the danger of these compounds.

Certain pesticides, industrial by-products and other compounds can interact with the same receptor molecules inside the body that estrogen can. …

Research

Why Certain Women Are More Prone To Depression Than Others

A new study by the North American Menopause Society has found an answer to the burning question of why some women are more vulnerable to …

Depression

Why Some Women Are More Likely to Feel Depressed

A new study published in the journal Menopause finds longer duration of estrogen exposure from the start of menstruation until the onset of menopause …

Neuroscience

PMS: What It Is, Why We Get It, and How to Treat It

The experience is different for every woman (from crippling pain to subtle stomach aches), but there's one thing we can all agree on: PMS is no joke. …

Wellness

With An Uncertain Future, TherapeuticsMD Looks To New Prospects For Survival

TX-004HR received a CRL on May 5, 2017.<p>Outcome of a Type A meeting with FDA to discuss the future course for TX-004HR is expected soon.<p>The company is …

Business

Are Phytoestrogens Good for You?

What are phytoestrogens?<p>Phytoestrogens are compounds that naturally occur in plants. They’re also found in a wide range of plant foods. If you eat …

Alternative Medicine

20 Eye-Opening Things About Menopause You Probably Didn't Know

We had questions, so we got answers.<p>TBH, we had a lot of questions about it. So, we spoke with board-certified gynecologist Dr. Alyssa Dweck, a New York-based OB-GYN and co-author of <i>The Complete A to Z for Your V</i> (Fair Winds Press, 2017), to get her expert response to a bunch of our questions.

Pregnancy

Shopping for sunscreen: Are all brands equal?

Last week in the playground another mom remarked that she had just ordered all her sunscreen from Europe: “They have much better ingredients. I …

Skin Care

What Is Estrogen and What Does It Do?

Are you feeling hungry, tired or stressed? Did you know that there's a hormone or a hormone imbalance behind that feeling?<p>Hormones are chemicals …

Wellness

Transgender Hormone Replacement Therapy - HRT Guide 101 (Oestrogen & Testosterone) | TG Hub

<b>Transgender Hormone Replacement Therapy – HRT Guide 101 (Oestrogen & Testosterone)</b><p><b>What are hormones?</b><p>There are many different hormones produced in the …

Hormone Replacement Therapy

Birth control recall: Packaging error could cause unintended pregnancy

BALTIMORE, M.D. — A pharmaceutical company is recalling birth control pills that were distributed to wholesalers, clinics and retail pharmacies …

Pregnancy

Packaging error leads to recall on birth control pills

A pharmaceutical company announced Thursday that it has voluntarily withdrawn certain birth-control pills because of a packaging error that could …

Health