Articles tagged with: fibroids
From puberty through to menopause your period changes and some of those changes can be significant.
Most women experience this at some point, but do you know why?
Occasional heavy bleeding is not unusual, but if prolonged it does need investigating and best to know what you are experiencing.
Fibroids are common, and the treatment options offered are usually surgical or drug based. Oestrogen dominance is a factor and natural treatment is with bioidentical natural progesterone.
Heavy bleeding can occur at any point in our hormonal life, but its important to have it investigated and find out just what is causing it.
At perimenopause increased bleeding can become more common as oestrogen dominance and hormone imbalance start being experienced. Knowing why it is happening, and what you can do about it, can make a lot of difference.
Women frequently experience pelvic pain from puberty right through to post menopause, but it helps to know just what may be causing it.
Prevention is the best option, so tackling oestrogen dominance is the first step because fibroids are produced by excess oestrogen and their growth is stimulated by it.
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.
The hormonal changes that occur at menopause, including oestrogen dominance, can increase the likelihood of fibroids developing, but there are some simple steps you can take to minimise your risk.