Do Epileptic Seizures Worsen During PMS?

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Holy Hormones Journal: What we need are more studies to show that vaccination, medication, surgeries of any kind will prompt more severe reactions during the paramenstrum (premenstrual and menstrual phase) than at other times of the cycle. We know that women get more depressed and anxious – I know – I am not sure if Continue Reading …

BCP – Symbol of Independence or Control?

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Holy Hormones Journal: Time to re-post my favorite Germaine Greer quote: “A woman’s body is the battlefield where she fights for liberation. It is through her body that oppression works, reifying her, sexualizing her, victimizing her, disabling her.”The Whole Woman, 1999 Ever wonder why you feel in the dark?  That is because women’s history -THE Continue Reading …

Vaccine Exemptions & Immune-Compromised Children

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Holy Hormones Journal:  Many of you must be aware of what I am calling America’s new civil war; the right to protect our medical freedoms and the choice to vaccinate or not vaccinate our children.  Unfortunately, this stand is pitting many parents of vaccine- induced neurologically and physically damaged children against those who believe in Continue Reading …

Chris Bobel, PhD: Menstrual Health is a Human Right

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Chris Bobel, PhD Menstrual Health is a Human Right April 22 7pm ET – 4 pm PT The Liberty Beacon Media Network   This June marks the 21st Biennial Conference of the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research. The three-day event, to be held at the Center for Women’s Health and Human Rights in Boston will Continue Reading …

American Child Bride Escapes from Bondage

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Holy Hormones Honey:  I think we need to start asking ourselves – what it means to be a woman. The answer will probably be uncomfortable, painful, shameful and humiliating for some… but until we ask the question we can never break this vicious cycle of abuse. In India, China and many other parts of the Continue Reading …

Reproductive Sovereignty – is it too late?

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Holy Hormones Journal: Well, it has been another week in the assault on women’s bodies. CNN reported on a story that was circulating last year about the birth control method, NuvaRing. I also wrote about this insidious form of birth control on my blog – noting that the manufacturer, paying out over $100 million in Continue Reading …

Linking BCP’s to Crohn’s Disease

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Holy Hormones Journal: Warning turn down your devices’ volume before you read the article in full. Anyone getting tired of the perpetual advertising on the Internet? Ok I digress – time to get back on track. But really…. Synthetic hormones and gastrointestinal disorders. Disturbing at best for so many – and this study was published Continue Reading …

Leonore Tiefer, PhD: The Marketing of Female Sexual Dysfunction (FSD)

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Leonore Tiefer, PhD Hijacking feminist rhetoric: Latest PR tactics in the promotion of “female sexual dysfunction” April 15 7pm ET – 4 pm PT The Liberty Beacon Media Network Dr. Leonore Tiefer is passionate and committed to women’s health. I had the opportunity to meet this highly respected feminist at the 2013 Society for Menstrual Continue Reading …

Down the Rabbit Hole: Reproductive Control, the X-Chromosome, and Autism

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Holy Hormones Journal: This post is going to be more of a compilation of material that has come across my desk this past week or so. First, a publicist made me aware of a controversy brewing in the gay world – when a fashion designer team known as Dolce & Gabbana, who recently “unveiled a Continue Reading …

Autoimmunity and Stillbirths is there a Connection?

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Holy Hormones Journal:  Yes, this is is good news… however, that we have arrived at this point is not good news. If a mother is exposed to infectious bacteria and her body cannot contend with it – there is an immunity issue that needs to be addressed as prevention – not intervention. Named a major Continue Reading …