Have you lost your sex drive? Take heart; it's not lost! You just need to know where to look. Loss of desire can happen in your 30s as well as before and during menopause. It's not simply a matter of hormonal changes, though lack of estrogen and hormonal imbalances do factor in. Menopausal women may also respond less to … [Read more...] about For Some Women, an Orgasm is a Rare Occurrence
My health insurance premiums just increased yet again. This time by 95.00/mo. The reason for this latest increase, according to what I was told when I called (since they just raised my premium about 6 months ago), is “due to the rising cost of pharmaceuticals,” and rising cost of health care in general. Whatever. I told … [Read more...] about Why My Health Insurance Sucks Canal Water!
Food is a powerful medicine, but did you know the carbohydrate content of what you eat can shift your estrogen metabolism towards the cancer stimulating pathways? In The Menopause Diet book by Dr. Larrian Gillespie, research has pointed to the advantage of a high protein diet in helping to prevent estrogen-related … [Read more...] about Estrogen and Food in Menopause
The goal of any alternative therapy program for menopause should be twofold: eliminate the bothersome symptoms, and to prevent the degenerative ailments. Some health practitioners report that plant-derived synthetic hormones work as well as Premarin and more closely resemble human hormones than those made from mare's … [Read more...] about Natural Remedies for Menopause