Articles for topic: Menopause
Testosterone is often in the news, but although it can be helpful, there are many precautions associated it with. However, it can have a more subtle effect on behaviour than previously thought.
Have you wondered just why menopause has such an impact in our lives, both physically and emotionally? Our changing hormone levels dictate both our moods and our symptoms but why does it happen?
Low libido can be due to many causes, and progesterone does stimulate sex drive in women, but there is also a hidden factor in your everyday life that may be having an effect too.
Women looking to have a baby later in life need to consider the effect of endometriosis on fertility. Linked to oestrogen dominance, it can be helped by diet and supplementary bioidentical progesterone to relieve symptoms.
Bioidentical progesterone is essential to balance excess oestrogen but getting out in the sun can also help. It seems women with good levels of vitamin D are 32% less likely to develop fibroids.
If you are confused about the difference between wild yam cream and progesterone – and they really are not the same with the same benefits – then here’s how to end the confusion.
This relates to women having more than 7 grams a day of trans fats, mostly found in processed, baked and fried foods so may be time for a change in diet?
Would you like to come back from a break feeling healthier than when you set off? It can be done with these simple tips and a new approach to what to do on holiday.
It can happen at any time, and the changes at menopause mean you can suffer vaginal dryness and discomfort – but help is available.
Many women at menopause can suffer from an under-active thyroid and it often goes undiagnosed. Progesterone supports thyroid function and can help you lose weight.