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Symptoms of Excessive Thyroid Hormone

Symptoms of Excessive Thyroid Hormone

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you start taking thyroid replacement, you’ll want to watch for and report to your practitioner if you start to have any of the below symptoms after starting the replacement. My experience is that the standard lab test, called “TSH”, has to get below 1.00 before normal thyroid levels are achieved. This may falsely be […]

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How Do I Raise My Testosterone?

How Do I Raise My Testosterone?

| November 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Testosterone is often referred to as a “male hormone”. Actually, men and women produce the exact same hormones. The difference is in the quantity. Starting at puberty, men produce higher levels of testosterone. Also, men (and some women) have more places for testosterone to attach (testosterone receptors). Hormones are naturally occurring chemicals produced by tissue […]

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Estrogen Dominance

Estrogen Dominance

| November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Estrogen Dominance” is a term often used to refer to a cluster of symptoms that result from too much estrogen influence. Hormones are the computer programmers of your cells. Normally, they function as a team–with each one having a specialty. Often one will balance the activity of another. Hormonal biochemistry is complicated, but for simplicity […]

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Saliva Testing for Hormone Levels

Saliva Testing for Hormone Levels

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hormone levels in your body are as critical as fluid levels in your car. When hormone levels are high in our youth, we have energy, sex drive, can sleep until noon, eat what we want with no weight gain, and party all night. That starts to change around age 26-27, when hormone levels start to […]

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Getting Rid of Uterine Fibroids & Endometriosis

Getting Rid of Uterine Fibroids & Endometriosis

| October 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Conventional medicine has been notoriously parasitic when it comes to women’s health issues. Women are particularly vulnerable to the Whack-a-Mole, pill-for-every-ill paradigm we were taught in medical school. A woman’s complex hormonal physiology underwrites gender specific medical conditions that are easily exploited by a money driven, drug company sponsored medical system. The miracle of being […]

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Growing Pains

Growing Pains

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The number one cause for hysterectomies (Hyster=uterus. Ectomy=cut out. Hysteria=uterus induced crazy. Hysterectomy=cutting out your crazy) is uterine fibroids. Fibroids are a form of “hyperplasia”–excessive growth of cells with normal DNA. Hyperplasia is a cellular response to an irritant. This is the same process by which pearls are created by oysters. Some foreign irritant enters the […]

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Hormones & Weight Loss

Hormones & Weight Loss

| August 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three primary hormonal influences must be addressed to achieve successful weight loss, long term. Insulin, estrogens and growth factors from inflammation are the primary hormonal influences. These are all addressed by following the BALi eating plan.  The Weight is Over program gives the transition a five-week jump-start by incorporating HCG, but long term success requires […]

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Three Contributing Factors to Belly Fat

Three Contributing Factors to Belly Fat

| July 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

It will start to happen late 20’s – early 30’s. Yours truly included. You’ll start getting thick around the middle. It was such a gradual change that I took little notice. That was, until I went for a physical. I had developed high blood pressure, diabetes and high cholesterol. I was only 35. That same […]

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Prenatal Counseling – Best Health Before Conception

Prenatal Counseling – Best Health Before Conception

| June 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Thyroid hormone is important to normal human embryonic development in general, but it’s especially critical to normal development of cells with high energy requirements. This includes the brain, heart and gut. As we age past 27, thyroid levels gradually fall. This is compounded in pregnancy by a rise in the level of the estrogen, estradiol. […]

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Lost Your Macho Mojo?

Lost Your Macho Mojo?

| June 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hormone replacement therapy is something we normally associate with menopause in females. There is a gradual decline in hormones with age in both sexes. However, the decline is associated with more bothersome symptoms (night sweats, hot flashes, vaginal dryness, mood changes) in females. Hormone replacement or substitution (Hormones are produced by living tissues called glands. Molecules […]

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