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Thyroid and Menopause Symptoms

The Link Between Thyroid and Menopause Symptoms

Are you one of those women who scan magazines at the check out counter, reading the headlines about thyroid, wondering if that’s the reason you might be gaining weight (or unable to lose it) or not feeling like yourself? Or are you sure it’s just perimenopause? Every day at my clinic I see more and […]

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Anxiety and Worry in Women – Causes, Symptoms and Natural Relief

Many women operate in an ever-present state of low anxiety or worry, also called generalized anxiety, that may blossom into episodes of full-blown panic attacks, phobia or anxiety disorders during times of psychological stress or biological change — like menopause. A majority of my patients with chronic anxiety are so accustomed to living with it […]

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Hypothyroid Symptoms

Hypothyroidism is the medical term for a sluggish thyroid. It can lead to a wide range of symptoms, including: Severe fatigue, loss of energy Weight gain, difficulty losing weight Depression and depressed mood Joint and muscle pain, headaches Dry skin, brittle nails Brittle hair, itchy scalp, hair loss Irregular periods, PMS symptoms Breast milk formation […]

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Recognizing the Symptoms of Depression

What Is Depression? As humans, too often we seem to be struggling to maintain our balance. While modern medicine has vanquished most of the acute infectious diseases that were once our greatest threat, depression is still prevalent. I know that many of you may have had bouts of depression in your life. It’s overwhelming, but […]

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Symptoms of Adrenal Fatigue

There are so many daily stressors that send our adrenal glands a message to produce stress hormones. A wide range of physical and psychological demands like a stressful job, family responsibilities, relationship dynamics, lack of sleep, financial concerns, dieting, and emotional distress trigger our adrenals to provide relatively small blasts of strength in the form […]

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Relief Tips For The Top Five Menopausal Symptoms

Fatigue. Weight gain. Hot flashes. Low libido. Hair loss. We hear from dozens of women each day who are experiencing menopausal symptoms. These five symptoms, according to these women, are the most troubling and motivate them to find help. As one friend shared with us on Facebook, “People should NOT tough it out or chalk […]

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PMS Symptoms and Causes

What causes PMS symptoms? Lifestyle factors contribute to PMS Simple changes to feel better No matter if you are suffering from one particularly painful PMS symptom or 100 PMS symptoms, I want you to know that you have the ability to modify how you’re feeling. Over the years we’ve seen the majority of women affected […]

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Natural Relief for PMS Symptoms

Natural relief for PMS symptoms: the Women to Women approach Several women tell me that they’ve always assumed that premenstrual syndrome (PMS) was just a part of life they had to live with and they couldn’t do anything about it—and they were never told otherwise. Jenny, one of the women that I’ve seen, is a good example. At […]

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Insulin Resistance – The Signs and Symptoms

You are at the highest risk for developing this condition if you have a family history of type 2 diabetes or if you have suffered from gestational diabetes, hypertension, or are seriously overweight. See our articles on diabetes risk factors for more specifics. Apple-shaped women, or those who tend to gain most of their weight […]

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Psychological Symptoms of Adrenal Fatigue

Do you ever feel like life is simply too much to handle? Can another car cutting you off in traffic ruin your whole day? Perhaps you feel like you could “snap” at any moment, and find yourself barking at anyone around you, even those you love. Or you just can’t focus on the task in […]

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