Could Toxic Mold in Homes be the Cause of the ADHD Epidemic?

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Holy Hormones Journal: We have been looking at so many factors for ADHD and for children on the autism spectrum disorder… did we leave out one that could be the most insidious? 6.4 million children is a heartbreak – that the numbers continue to rise is alarming. But then again, let’s look at the reality 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 …

FDA Advisory Panel OK’s Antidepressant as “Female Viagra”

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Holy Hormones Journal: Leonore Tiefer, founder of the New View Campaign, and guest on a recent radio show Leonore Tiefer, PhD: The Marketing of Female Sexual Dysfunction (FSD), was a guest author on this article. This new drug – once an antidepressant denied by the FDA because of a lack of safety studies, has now Continue Reading …

Menstrual Leave – Emancipation or Reverse Sexism?

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Holy Hormones Journal: This is an excellent article that not only examines both sides of the menstrual leave issue – but also provides an insight into other countries with this type of leave for women; at the same timing noting that these countries do not have adequate sick leave policies to begin with. Once again, Continue Reading …

Saying Goodbye to the Pill for the IUD – Is it Wise or a Guise?

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Holy Hormones Journal: Maybe you do not remember when women fought for the right to have birth control – but I do. Why? Because I have read about women’s history. I am aware of the sacrifices women made to make sure that all women had control of their bodies – and the right to protect Continue Reading …

April Boden: The Emotional Trauma of Vaccination

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Holy Hormones Journal: My friend and colleague, radio show host – autism mom and brilliant woman, April Boden just wrote this article about the emotional trauma of vaccination. Childhood Trauma Leads to Brains Wired for Fear “Children’s brains are literally shaped by traumatic experiences, which can lead to problems with anger, addiction, and even criminal Continue Reading …

Mental Health in U.S. Women Declining & Other Alarming Trends

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Holy Hormones Journal: The Washington Post came out with an article this month – probably because it is Women’s National Health Week (May 10 – 16)  with the headline Six alarming health trends every woman needs to know. The article said that even thought there was good news like a decrease in national mortality rates Continue Reading …

A Simple Equation: Linking #Gluten to Infertility

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Holy Hormones Journal:Gluten – inflammation – autoimmunity = infertility. A simple equation – with so many implications for unsuspecting women – who then resort to therapy and expensive, time consuming and disheartening fertility treatments.  A week of so ago, I posted another article linking autoimmunity to the rise in still births… discussing how doctors are Continue Reading …

Tampons Pure, Clean, and Toxic

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Holy Hormones Journal:  Representative Caroline Maloney – has been pushing for this fem care issue for 17 years. What is the problem? Why the delay? How is it possible that with the millions of women in the U.S. using tampons – spending thousands of dollars for fem care products that there has not been any Continue Reading …

Autoimmunity and Stillbirths is there a Connection?

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Holy Hormones Journal:  Yes, this is is good news… however, that we have arrived at this point is not good news. If a mother is exposed to infectious bacteria and her body cannot contend with it – there is an immunity issue that needs to be addressed as prevention – not intervention. Named a major Continue Reading …