Risk of developing blood clots on hormonal birth control is real

Holy Hormones Journal – 95% of women of reproductive age in the US are on some form of contraception – and I am sure that the majority of the methods used are hormonal. I have recently become involved with my colleague’s project on conducting an independent analysis of birth control and blood clots. There are Continue Reading …

Mind Altering Effects of the Pill

  Holy Hormones Journal: There are so many things we have not known about the pill and other hormonal contraceptives over the years…but now that science has caught up with women’s intuition – we can certainly see the common sense side of the pill – which suppresses vital areas of the brain that can also Continue Reading …

Death by birth control

Holy Hormones Journal: Does birth control kill? This is a topic that is not being discussed readily enough. But there is enough of a concern that our friends at Hormones Matter have developed a birth control blood clot survey to try and understand the issue. Why? Because just like most major drug manufacturers there is Continue Reading …

Depressed? On Birth Control?

Holy Hormones Journal: In 2015 the Institute for Women’s Policy Research released data on emerging health risks for  women in the US. Nos. 2 and 3 were mental health and suicide respectively. Disturbing. not to mention other analysis of CDC data showed that women are on par with premature deaths in Mexico – even though Continue Reading …

Catholic Church bans LARCs because of side effects

  Holy Hormones Journal:  I have to admit that as a young feminist this stance that the church is taking on birth control would have enraged me. But you have heard me say (via words) that the right to have access to birth control to choose when and where and if we want to have Continue Reading …

1,000’s of women experiencing Depo adverse reactions

Holy Hormones Journal: Depo Provera – the birth control vaccine one of the worst methods of birth control on the market – and one that is widely used globally. So for the hundreds of women who have posted questions on my blog about side effects on the shot or during withdrawal – and yes, it Continue Reading …

Is Depo Linked to Hashimoto’s?

Holy Hormones Journal: A woman reached out to me on a post I have on Depo wondering if the shot could be the cause of her developing Hashimoto’s and other autoimmune conditions. I did a quick search and came up with this information.  Take it as you will. If 10,000 women reported having side effects Continue Reading …

Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill Risks

Holy Hormones Journal:  Did you know that if you take a plane while on a combined oral contraceptive pill  your incidence of developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT) increases? Interesting information coming out of the UK. The combined contraceptive pill and DVT: What are the risks and how can they be reduced itvnews By Davina Fenton Continue Reading …

Were You Informed about the Potential Adverse Reactions to IUDs?

Holy Hormones Journal: There comes a time when the truth must be told and I am glad this author, has the courage to share the stories of women who had adverse reactions to the IUDs also known as LARCs – long-acting reversible contraceptives. I have spoken and written on this topic so many times. IUDs Continue Reading …

Do Women’s Health Care Practices Perpetuate A Cycle of Abuse?

Holy Hormones Journal: I rest my case. And this article my friends, was written by a doctor. It is time to get ACOG, aesthetic gynecologists and the church out of out bodies. It is a scam. Our sacred womb is being abused. Cycle of Abuse: Sterilization, Essure, Tubal Ligation and the Pill The “Cycle of Continue Reading …