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Acupuncture and the Balance of Estrogen and Progesterone

Every month, the hypothalamus secretes gonadotropin-releasing hormones, which stimulates the pituitary gland to produce follicular stimulating hormones (FSH). FSH stimulates the ovaries to produce estrogen and progesterone. The hypothalamus also secretes corticotrophin-releasing hormones, which stimulates the pituitary to produce more adrenocorticotropic hormones (ACTH), which in turn stimulates the adrenal gland to produce cortical, progesterone and… Read More »

How to Overcome Hormonal Mood Swings

http://ww.organizeyourlife.com.au Unfortunately us women can have a tough time of it with hormonal moods swings. I had mood swings, lethargy, and depressive symptoms for years which were related to a mis-diagnosed hormone imbalance. a blood test said everything was normal. turns out my hormones weren’t normal. I had an estrogen dominance and also low progesterone… Read More »

Middle of the Night Insomnia?

It’s almost epidemic with women in perimenopause and menopause! Three natural solutions can end your nighttime struggles. Watch Barbara Hoffman’s short video to find your answers. No harmful sleeping pills for us! They don’t solve the issue AND when you discontinue them the “rebound insomnia” can be worse than when you started. Get Better Health…… Read More »

Eliminating Toxic Estrogens while balancing Bioidentical Hormones with diet & herbs

http://www.delgadoProtocol.com Estrogen Dominance with Dr. Michael Grossman & Dr Nick Delgado Bioidentical hormone therapy is often called “natural hormone therapy” because bioidentical hormones act in the body just like the hormones we produce. But here again, that tricky word natural muddies the waters. Pregnant mares’ urine is natural, but Premarin is not bioidentical, at least… Read More »