Jed Diamond PhD: Do Men Have Hormone Cycles?

Suffice it to say that the holidays got in the way – and posting the archive of Dr. Diamond’s show slipped right by me. For all of you women who think the dude in your life experiences cyclical mood swings – irritability and MEN-O-PAUSE – you are right. And why wouldn’t they? We have the Continue Reading …

Does Your Partner Experience “Man Periods?”

Holy Hormones Journal: My colleague, Dr. Jed Diamond was in the news this week. Big time… his research on man periods was blasted through the media – was well received by some and ridiculed by others. I course, extended an invitation for Dr. Diamond to join me on my radio podcast… and we just set Continue Reading …

Easy Way to Detox and Feel Great Every Day!

Detoxification, cleansing, toxins, these words seem to be creeping into the mainstream conversation more and more lately, but with little insight on what really works. But I Don’t Feel Toxic? Sure you do. You just don’t realize it. You’ve probably even noticed the symptoms, but you’ve either chosen to ignore them or just chalked them Continue Reading …

The Many Moods of Men

Holy Hormones Journal: Men suffer as much as women from mood swings.  Yet we hardly ever talk about it – and in some ways their emotional shifts are accepted as a normal part of their behavior. But that does not mean men are happy.  In many ways, they too are imprisoned not only by their Continue Reading …

Aging Sperm Affects Mental Health of Offspring

Holy Hormones Journal: Years ago, all of the blame was placed on the mother for having a child with physical or mental/emotional defects. But then again, many moons before that it was thought that the full moon impregnated women. Oh, those were the days! Acknowledging that the quality of male sperm affects the health of Continue Reading …

‘Stress Hormone’ Cortisol Linked to Depression in Boys

Holy Hormones Journal:  This is a very interesting study showing that imbalanced hormones affects both boys and girls. It is now thought that the hormone, cortisol affects genders differently. Males and female bodies are different period. We need to have a medical system that supports those differences – not one that lumps all of us Continue Reading …

Does the Man in Your Life Suffer from ‘Low – T’?

Holy Hormones Journal: Pushing hormone therapy on men. Interesting to note that their are 297 comments to this great article by Elisabeth Rosenthal. I am shaking my head over Dr. Finkelstein’s comment about testosterone gels: ““The problem is that no one has proved that it works and we don’t know the risks.”  How is it Continue Reading …

Is Menopause a Mean Bitch? Or is Hormone Imbalance the Sultress?

Holy Hormones Journal: Two very interesting article appeared in The Huffington Post this past week.  The first – Menopause is a Bitch starts out with the opening paragraph – “Menopause is a bitch and I believe that any woman who states otherwise is lying. I have heard of these legendary women that go through menopause Continue Reading …

Research on Unexplained Infertility Pinpoints High Sperm DNA Damage

Research reveals 80% of couples with unexplained infertility in the large study of 239 couples have a detectable cause known as high sperm DNA damage.

‘MenAlive’ author Jed Diamond, PhD on Holy Hormones Honey! October 8

Jed Diamond, PhD, MCSW, is the Founder and Director of the MenAlive, a health program that helps men live long and well. Though focused on men’s health, MenAlive is also for women who care about the health of the men in their lives. “My passion in life,” says Diamond “is to support men, and the women who love them, in eliminating the stresses that undermine their health and wreck their relationships.”