Menstruation A Reproductive Rights Issue – Ask A Woman in Prison

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Holy Hormones Journal: What is it about shaming women? Every step we take the patriarchy is quick to remind and remand us over our menstrual blood. Incarcerating women and then withholding femcare products is a human rights violations. Forcing women to wear stained clothes instead of providing them sanitary products is cruel and unusual but Continue Reading …

Study: Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Causing Genital Defects in Boys

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Holy Hormones Journal: Are we falling down the rabbit hole or what? Chemical exposure and its affect on our body happens in stages. In some, those stages might be slow – in others the stages might occur rapidly. That really does not matter – the fact that it is happening scares the hell out of Continue Reading …

Christy Whitman: “The Art of Having It All – A Woman’s Guide to Unlimited Abundance” – July 1

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Christy Whitman The Art of Having it All – A Woman’s Guide to Unlimited Abundance July 1 7pm ET – 4 pm PT The Liberty Beacon Media Network   The Abundance Principle Abundance is a state of all-sufficiency; a mindset in which we are aware of and have unlimited access to an infinite supply of Continue Reading …

Science Supports Concerns about the Birth Control Pill – So Why the Taboos?

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Science Supports Concerns about the Birth Control Pill – So Why the Taboos Against Discussing it with Doctors? I just listened to the short video on the Kick Starter campaign for the Sweetening the Pill documentary that we are supporting. Filmmakers,  Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein will investigate our current and future choices for contraception Continue Reading …

Down the Rabbit Hole: Teen Girl Suicides Soar

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Holy Hormones Journal: Usually, I would have a lot to say about this topic – but sadness overcomes the power of words. But let’s see if indeed the pen is mightier than the sword.  Many of you have heard me say – or have read in my blog this Native American proverb: “A nation is Continue Reading …

Eve Shvidler MD: “Burning the Short White Coat- A Story of Becoming a Woman Doctor” on June 24

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Author, Eve Shvidler, MD – rocked the house last Wednesday night! This women brings her perspective into being a mom and a doctor. Dr. Shvidler practices in a midwifery practice and her perspective is refreshing, honest with women’s best intentions at heart. We spoke as much about recent trends in women’s health as her book, Continue Reading …

Porn and the Emergence of Vajacials

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Holy Hormones Journal:  So women are now bowing to the porn industry for a new standard of femcare? Can this be real? Is there not a part of our body that is not being groomed for men? Birth of the vaginal beautification industry owes its ascendance to another pervasive influence: porn…” ~ MARILISA RACCO The Continue Reading …

Should We be Sweating over Hot Flashes?

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Holy Hormones Journal: Well, this study came out of left field. We have all dealt with hot flashes – some more than others – but now researchers are linking  nightly flushes to stroke and other brain flow problems. We have all come to except that we are hormonally imbalanced, however, our use and overuse of Continue Reading …

Will Women Lose the Ability to Have a Natural Birth?

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Holy Hormones Journal: This is what medicalization is – other than in a ‘life-saving’ situation, of course.  When we interfere with the natural process of birth – including using synthetic hormones to induce labor – we disrupt the body’s natural process. C-sections prevent the last vaginal immune boost a baby needs. Both mother and child’s Continue Reading …

Dr. Margarita Ochoa-Maya: Time to be Proactive about Chronic Endocrine Disorders ~ June 17

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Unfortunately, Dr. Ochoa-Maya’s schedule did not permit her to join me on Wednesday night. So I have posted an earlier radio interview. We will be re-scheduling this show for another time. Stay tuned! Dr. Margarita Ochoa-Maya  Time to be Proactive and Personal about Chronic Endocrine Disorders June 17 7pm ET – 4 pm PT The Continue Reading …