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 …

Depo Provera: Snow White’s Poisoned Apple?

Holy Hormones Journal: My colleague Laura Wershler wrote an article years back for the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research blog, re: Cycling on Depo Withdrawal. She has received hundreds of comments and stories from so many women sharing their negative experiences on Depo Provera. I also reposted her article on Depo withdrawal on my blog – Continue Reading …

What You Really Need to Know About the Depo Shot

Holy Hormones Journal: I found this pretty mainstream article – okay – very mainstream article about the Depo shot; aka the birth control shot; aka the birth control vaccine. The author has provided some information that I was not aware of – and she concludes her article with the importance of micronutrients/vitamins in the diet Continue Reading …

What is Sayana Press? The New Self-Injectable Depo Shot Exported to a Country Near You

Holy Hormones Journal: Author of Sweetening the Pill or How We Got Hooked on Hormonal Birth Control, Holly Grigg-Spall is raising the sword of justice for informed consent before the pharmaceutical companies export the Depo-Provera birth control vaccine – rejected by so many women because of severe side effects and withdrawal (Depo Provera Withdrawal – Continue Reading …

$1 Injectable Depo Provera Marketed to Women Globally – but Not in U.S.

Holy Hormones Journal: According to the ‘Cosmo feminist’, Jill Filipovic – there are over 222 million around the world who would like to have families but who do not have access to contraception. There are 69 countries where this injectable birth control device (vaccine) will be available. However, it will not be available in the Continue Reading …

AutismOne’s Teri Arranga and Leslie Carol Botha on Hormones, Depo Vaccine and Gardasil

On Tuesday, June 24, Teri Arranga of AutismOne fame interviewed Leslie Carol Botha of Holy Hormones fame on a variety of topics relating to women’s health and vaccines.  Botha in her usual social/political form jumped into the interview and and as best she tried to follow the outline – dove all over sharing information for Continue Reading …

Holy Hormones Honey! “What’s In Your Depo?”

Time for a Hormone Harmony Summer! I have been on the air once a week for 11 years… It is time for a ‘hormonious’ break! Will be back on the air in the fall – but in the meantime, I will be posting the ‘Best of the Best’ of my most favorite radio interviews. Holly Continue Reading …

Depo: Suppressing Menstruation at What Cost to Women?

Holy Hormones Journal: My colleague Holly Grigg-Spall raises excellent issues on our concerns about Depo use in developing world countries and on unsuspecting women. Depo Provera is causing so many physical and mental/emotional issues in women in the U.S. – how are the women in India and Africa going to handle this drug? In my Continue Reading …

Is Depo Really a Quick and Easy Birth Control Option?

Holy Hormones Journal:  In this day and age we are all guilty of opting out for ‘quick and easy’. But what are the side effects?  I was looking for an article or a recent news post to coincide with my upcoming radio show with Holly Grigg-Spall on March 6. Holly is the author of Sweetening Continue Reading …