Are You Progesterone Deficient? One Woman’s Story…

Holy Hormones Journal: Jane with Ayda – introduced me to her blog and to the fertility trackers that she promotes. Ayda is a fertility tracker that helps you have a healthy pregnancy. Only worn at night, Ayda listens to your body while you sleep to precisely determine your fertile days and how you ovulate. I Continue Reading …

Household Chemicals, Endometriosis & Fibroids

Holy Hormones Journal: Hello, readers – I am so glad to see you are still here. Sometimes a writer has to take a moment to regroup and rest the brain and the fingers that do all the walking! I anticipated that my blog numbers would be way down in my silence….. however, they held steady over Continue Reading …

The Risks of Egg-Farming – One Woman’s Story

Holy Hormones Journal:  A young Korean woman shares her story about her experience with egg-farming and the use of “foreign” hormones during her endeavor. Although she turned over her eggs for a huge sum of money – she also risked her relationship. Wonder how much of her experience with synthetic hormones were affected by her Continue Reading …

Progesterone and Breast Cancer

Holy Hormones Journal: Dr. Michael Platt, author of “Adrenaline Dominance” and I discussed the healing role of progesterone two weeks ago on my podcast. Dr. Platt even stated that the focus needs to be taken off of “curing breast cancer” and turned to awareness. And lo and behold, Cathy Margolin took the time to expound Continue Reading …

Dangers of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

Holy Hormones Journal: In 2012, Frederick vom Saal called for the  FDA to ban BPA, endocrine disruptors. 14 years earlier, Dr. Vom Saal was interviewed by PBS. I became aware of Vom Saal’s work through Victoria Thorn, a recent radio guest. Vom Saal attended the Contraceptive Conundrum conference this past August. Those presentation should be archived Continue Reading …

Dr. Jerilynn Prior: “Silent Ovulatory Disturbances & Bone Health in Young Women” on Sept. 16

Listen to this audio archive program of Dr. Jerilynn Prior: “Silent Ovulatory Disturbances & Bone Health in Young Women” on Sept. 16

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Dr. Jerilynn Prior reminds us that ovulation is necessary for our health. PERIOD. What many of us are not aware is that bone loss does not begin with menopause. It begins at menarche. And if young girls are placed on synthetic contraceptives for long periods of time (no pun intended) the road to bone loss Continue Reading …

Are Gender-Bending Chemicals Causing Gender-Bending Confusion?

Holy Hormones Journal: This is a tough post to write… and at the same time it is probably one of the most important posts I have ever written.  I have had articles saved for weeks on this… but could not seem to muster the writing needed to make you all aware that we are living Continue Reading …

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

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 …

Suppressing Women’s Emotions

Holy Hormones Journal: Bravo for an excellent “Opinion” piece in the New York Times by psychiatrist Julie Holland who calls out the pharmaceutical companies for using medications to suppresses women’s feelings, emotions and ultimately our voices. As the world is descending into chaos, poverty, hunger, and decay, my comment has been over and over again Continue Reading …

Hormone Fantasia

Holy Hormones Journal: A great video -albeit lengthy on the importance of hormone regulation in our body. Hormones rule. We have a choice – we can let them rule us – or we can learn and co-rule with our hormones. It is as simple as that. And why are we suppressing this beautiful integral system Continue Reading …