According to a US study of more than 10,000 women, long-term use of antibiotics may be linked to a substantially increased risk of breast cancer. Women with more than 25 prescriptions, or who took antibiotics
A woman’s hormonal balance can be affected by stress in several ways. For instance, under stressful conditions, an excess of cortisol can be produced by an accelerated conversion of progesterone,
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
Guarana--A Stimulating Beverage ;Although primarily used in South America, guarana--calle
Vitex agnus-castus is a perfect example of a modern medicinal plant, with important clinical applications, validated by modern science, and known and used by the ancient Greeks. From the writings of three of the best-known herbalists and healers of...
Melatonin and Health ;Introduction
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A woman menstruates approximately 500 times in her lifetime and often suffers from a range of painful symptoms. Doctors have advised their female patients to rest, restrict activity, and to refrain from having sex during their periods. Lauri M...
Here is a list of drugs and other things you should keep at home for self-care. Store them in a handy, dry place, but out of children’s r
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a recently described problem. Although the history of symptoms that occur around the menstrual cycle is ancient, it is likely that modern-day women, with increased demands and stresses, changes in nutrition, and new...