Sexual Health

What does Oestrogen do Below The Belt

What does Oestrogen do Below The Belt

Menopause is one of the most significant transitionary stages in women’s lives, and some of the least desirable changes will inevitably hit you below the belt.  You’re not alone, though. 57% of perimenopausal and menopausal women will experience vaginal atrophy; a collection of uncomfortable symptoms caused by your hormones falling out of balance.   With restorative […]

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Bioidentical Hormone Restorative Therapy (BHRT) – Let’s Start At The Beginning.

Not All Hormones Are Prescribed Equally Not all hormone therapies that are prescribed and taken are created equally. HRT and BHRT are two very different therapies. Unfortunately, all hormones in any form are considered a controversial topic. This, of course, would be due to the outcome of the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) study which was

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Xenoestrogens and an increased risk of endometriosis

I can hear you asking, “And what on earth are xenoestrogens?” I know that not everyone has heard about these environmental compounds with oestrogenic activity. Once inside the body they can mimic our own natural oestrogens. They are dangerous and disrupt the hormone environment, which in turn will interfere with the reproductive system, going on

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