It’s assumed that we’re either the result of nature or nurture. But with the advent of an increasingly toxic environment, there is now a third element - noxious agents.
One in 10 women in this country have been diagnosed with thyroid problems. Some endocrinologists believe that one in four women have an underactive or overactive thyroid. One reason may be because our thyroid glands are twice as large as those in...
Leaky Gut Syndromes: Breaking the Vicious Cycle ;From the perspective of function, the contents of the gu
When you enter the early stages of menopause, the question of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) arises. The two female hormones, estrogen and progesterone (often in its synthetic version, the progestins), are certainly the most widely prescribed...
Men's and women's reproductive health issues are an important part of herbal and medical health care in modern societies. Herbal remedies have been used throughout history to help ease symptoms and balance hormones. For instance, the Mediteranean...
Failure to achieve conception by couples who have not used
contraception for at least 1 year.
Since the turn of the century, we have heard a great deal about a newly discovered system in the body-the endocrine system. This consis
A common problem that is a potentially disfiguring skin disease. Unfortunately it often affects those in an emotionally vulnerable stage of life--adolescence. It involves the sebaceous glands in the skin which secrete lubrication (sebum)for the hair...
The standard definition of high cholesterol is having an excess of cholesterol in the blood, usually
An excessive fall in blood pressure on assuming the upright position.
does not consider this t