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.
AnnA Rushton | April 23, 2014 | 1 comment
With HRT now recommended for no longer than 5 years, many women are looking for a natural alternative. Suddenly stopping can bring on severe symptoms so this handy guide tells you how to do it simply and easily.
Dr Tony Coope | April 9, 2014 | 68 comments
Research in France and Denmark has shown HRT could significantly increase women’s chances of having asthma attacks severe enough to put them in hospital.
AnnA Rushton | July 8, 2013 | 0 comments
Women are ruled by their two main hormones: progesterone and oestrogen, but with the rise of synthetic hormones in the Pill, Coil and HRT do you know the difference why you need bio-identical hormones and not their chemical equivalents?
Dame Dr Shirley Bond | March 29, 2013 | 4 comments
Smoking has a number of health hazards associated with it, but for women it seems it can also increase estrogen and androgen levels and so adversely affect hormone balance.
AnnA Rushton | September 8, 2011 | 0 comments
One in five men in Britain die from a heart attack, compared to just one in seven women. New research shows that it is our hormones that make the difference.
AnnA Rushton | August 15, 2011 | 2 comments
Long-term estrogen exposure generates excessive levels of a compound which occurs in an area of the brain crucial to regulating blood pressure.
AnnA Rushton | June 10, 2011 | 4 comments
If your skin is suffering during menopause, there are some simple tips that can help.
AnnA Rushton | June 3, 2011 | 0 comments
Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, have now found a way of utilizing the positive effects of estrogen in mice so that only the skeleton is acted on, latest research at the Academy shows.
AnnA Rushton | April 25, 2011 | 1 comment
In these environmentally conscious times, women are concerned about the impact of synthetic hormones in the water supply.
AnnA Rushton | February 28, 2011 | 0 comments