For migraine headaches, the link with the pill has long been recognized, and most migraine sufferers are advised to avoid the combined estrogen pill, especially because the pill carries a higher stroke risk for migraine-sufferers than it does for other women. Progestin-only methods can sometimes give relief from migraines because they flatten hormones but they can also worsen migraines in some cases.
Although more women than ever before are coming into my office at least somewhat aware that imbalances in their thyroid might be at the root of symptoms that are making their lives impossible to enjoy, they often have no idea what to do about it.
Seeing your hair fall, even after you have been using that promising new product that you bought can be devastating. I’ve met women with a hormone imbalance who tried every product out there to stop hair thinning and/or hair loss. But you really need to understand your hair in order to give it what it needs.
Studies reveal modern food processing techniques and additives cause food to become more allergenic and create or contribute to intestinal permeability (“leaky gut”) and generalized inflammation involving histamine, mast cells and more.
Estrogen dominance is a term that describes a condition where a woman can have deficient, normal or excessive estrogen...