Women’s Health

Wide range of news, Information and articles specific to women’s health.

Are Your Hormones Unbalanced? Fix That – Naturally!

Are Your Hormones Unbalanced? (Here’s How to Fix That, Naturally)

Is your body going through changes? Is it changing so much you don’t even feel like the same person anymore? Has it gotten to the point

PMS Solutions – A Naturopath Perspective

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) is a collection of symptoms that are linked to a woman’s menstrual cycle and can start one to two weeks before the onset of menses.  These symptoms can range from physical complaints

IBS – Natural Treatment Options for Women

 

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Natural Treatment Options for Women

Many people feel intestinal discomfort or changes in bowel movements from time to time and may not realize that these can be the symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Yeast Infections: Effective Naturopathic Treatment

Candida albicans is one of the many types of fungi that live and grow inside most human bodies.  Normally, this fungi causes no harm and is kept under our control by our immune cells and

Probiotics May Reduce Risk of High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy

A Norwegian study recently analyzed data involving over 33,000 pregnant women who consumed dairy products with probiotics. They found that regular consumption of milk-based probiotics could result in a 20% decreased risk of developing high

Comments Off on Probiotics May Reduce Risk of High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy

Magnesium Allieviates Hot Flashes in Breast Cancer Patients

In a new study involving 25 breast cancer patients experiencing at least 14 hot flashes each week, supplementation with magnesium oxide was found to be associated with a significant reduction in frequency/week of hot flashes

Comments Off on Magnesium Allieviates Hot Flashes in Breast Cancer Patients

Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD) – Dietary Risk Factors

The American Journal of Gastroenterology recently published a systematic review of studies investigating the impact of dietary factors on the risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). IBD includes Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. The

Comments Off on Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD) – Dietary Risk Factors

Omega-3’s Improve Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

In a recent randomized controlled trial involving 104 young women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), low omega-3 levels were associated with higher circulating androgens ie. testoterone. Elevated testosterone is associated with PCOS. The authors concluded

Comments Off on Omega-3’s Improve Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)