Dr. Joni Labbe: Is Midlife Mooching Your Mojo? July 29 on Holy Hormones Honey!

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Dr. Joni Labbe Why Is Mid-life Mooching Your Mojo? July 29 7pm ET – 4 pm PT   The Liberty Beacon Media Network I was too old for a paper route, too young for social security, and too tired for an affair. ~ Erma Bombeck (from Why Is Mid-life Mooching Your Mojo?) Join me on Continue Reading …

An Ode to Female Viagra

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Sprout Pharmaceuticals who is behind this campaign has been using ‘feminist’ jargon and the equality platform – stating that even though women have a higher incident rate of sexual dysfunction they do not have any drugs on the market to treat it, whereas men have multiple options. Sadly, this is the mentality to push this Continue Reading …

Study: Maternal Exposure to Chemicals Threatens Fetus

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Holy Hormones Journal:  Our exposure to toxic chemicals in user-friendly daily household items has not only damaged our bodies – but they are also   threatening the health of the fetus.  The contaminants may induce fetal heart failure, low cognitive ability, delayed development, and neurobehavioral disorders. New research has shown that pollutants in the mother’s Continue Reading …

Assessing Maternal Mental Health w Drugs that Cause Birth Defects

Researchers linked use of the SSRIs paroxetine and fluoxetine in early pregnancy with greater risk of birth defects, but no such association was found with maternal use of other SSRIs

Holy Hormones Honey!  An article appeared in MedicalXpress this week, entitled: More mental health provision needed for mothers during pregnancy and after birth More research is needed to improve the identification and treatment of women with perinatal mental health issues, according to a new editorial co-authored by Professor Susan Ayers, the lead of the Centre Continue Reading …

Amanda LaFleur: National Conference on Treatment Options for PMDD on Holy Hormones Honey! July 15 & 22

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Amanda LaFleur, executive director for the National Association for Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (NAPMDD) offers insights and support for women suffering from this extreme form of hormone imbalance that affects so many women – and their families. Interview is archived here and on The Liberty Beacon Town Crier Amanda LaFleur, Executive Director, NAPMDD National Association for Continue Reading …

BCP’s: It is ALL in Your Head

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Study: Birth Control Pill Alters Brain Structure  Holy Hormones Journal: The late Leonard Schlain, author of “Sex Time and Power – How Women’s Sexuality Shaped Human Evolution,” asked  “What is the true nature of the bargain a woman makes with Mother Nature when she intervenes to prevent nature from running its course?” If the pill Continue Reading …

The Premenstrual Phase w/o the Diagnosis

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Holy Hormones Journal: My colleague Gabriella Guglielminotti Trivel wrote this excellent article about an important aspect of the premenstrual phase of our cycle that is often overlooked. We are so used to the medical terms for PMS and PMDD (premenstrual dysphoric disorder), and the medical diagnosis, we forget that their might be an even deeper Continue Reading …

In Pain? Pop a Pill – but it might make you Infertile

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Holy Hormones Journal: Are we done yet? Are we beginning to understand that messing with the motherboard (the brain) is dangerous – PERIOD? Let’s go through the list – and then you decide if the anti-inflammatory drugs you are is worth your being infertile, or prone to miscarriages – or heavy menstrual bleeding, cancer Continue Reading …

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 …