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The “Experts” Got This Wrong
04 Oct 2017

The “Experts” Got This Wrong

There’s so much confusion when it comes to progesterone and progestins. Even the “experts” don’t always get it right when they’re speaking about these hormones. They are not the same! In this video you’ll learn: The difference between progesterone and progestins What products contain progestins Why there’s a cancer warning label on progesterone creams When oral progesterone may help you more than cream Progesterone and...

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The Springboard for The Essential Thyroid Cookbook
23 Aug 2017

The Springboard for The Essential Thyroid Cookbook

*This article originally appeared on HealthfulElements.com. Click here to read the original post.   Last week, Lisa and I shared a bit about our history and how the idea for our Essential Thyroid Cookbook came to be. Today, we’re going deeper to show you how and why Lisa’s delicious, easy-to-prepare, mouthwatering recipes are so thyroid- and immune-supportive. At the onset of this journey, I told her that my biggest fear was someone...

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The Truth about Estrogen and Breast Cancer Risk
20 Oct 2016

The Truth about Estrogen and Breast Cancer Risk

If you’re suffering with symptoms of perimenopause or menopause, you may be considering hormone replacement therapy (HRT or BHRT). But you may have nagging questions in the back of your mind about safety. “Am I increasing my risk of cancer?” “My mother had breast cancer. Should I avoid this?” “My doctor won’t prescribe it for me. He says all hormones cause cancer. Is this true?”...

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How to Lower Your Cortisol in 4 Minutes
25 Feb 2016

How to Lower Your Cortisol in 4 Minutes

We live in a soundbite, fragmented world. Some days it feels like you’ve been tossed into your Vitamix with no escape route. All of this rushing around leads to high cortisol which creates a LOT of problems you don’t want like insomnia, weight gain, anxiety and that wired but tired feeling most of us know too well. The cure for high cortisol is managing stress....

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How to Defy Gravity in Your Life
11 Aug 2015

How to Defy Gravity in Your Life

There’s a lot in life we tolerate. We ignore the check engine light, give the stink eye to the socks our partners toss on the floor, put up with the critical friend, and mindlessly accept the annoyances that drain our energy. And we become numb to the negative impact these things have on our lives as they drag us down. What exists in your life...

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Your Secret Weapon for Managing the Hormonal Chaos of Perimenopause
16 Jun 2015

Your Secret Weapon for Managing the Hormonal Chaos of Perimenopause

Navigating the waters of perimenopause can feel like being lost at sea in a leaky rowboat some days. Hormonal chaos unleashes symptoms that can be scary (to you and your loved ones), make you feel miserable, and create doubt that you’ll ever feel like yourself again! But there’s a secret weapon that doesn’t get a lot of attention. It’s progesterone. This magical hormone keeps the...

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8 Simple Steps to Keep Hormone Party Crashers Out of Your Home
29 Apr 2015

8 Simple Steps to Keep Hormone Party Crashers Out of Your Home

Excess estrogen can cause all kinds of unpleasant symptoms in women…bloating, breast tenderness, mood swings, irritability, insomnia, and crying spells for no reason. Hormone imbalances due to changing levels of estrogen and progesterone are hard enough to deal with…and on top of that we are exposed to hundreds of chemicals that act like estrogen. These chemicals are called xenoestrogens and they lurk in seemingly harmless...

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What To Do When Hormone Imbalance Torpedoes Your Sex Drive
11 Feb 2015

What To Do When Hormone Imbalance Torpedoes Your Sex Drive

Of all the changes perimenopause brings, lack of interest in sex due to hormone imbalance is one of THE most common (and least discussed symptoms). How Perimenopause Creates Hormone Imbalance Thanks to progesterone production, Mother Nature gives us a natural increase in the desire for sex beginning just prior to ovulation. This lasts for several days afterwards to make sure our bodies take full advantage...

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What To Do When You Feel Like Caving In
25 Sep 2014

What To Do When You Feel Like Caving In

My client, Sarah, is experiencing something perfectly normal. She’s right.on.the.edge. of stepping into a new, healthy lifestyle. But the shiny newness of the changes she is making is beginning to wear off. Sarah is a successful business coach who wears her merit badge of “busy-ness” proudly. But her body wasn’t feeling the love of all her rushing around and it began to speak to her...

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04 Aug 2014

The Difference between Knowing and Doing

I have a lot of really smart clients. They know lots of stuff. Many of them work in healthcare, so they keep up with the latest recommendations about how to stay healthy AND they see the results of not doing these things played out every day by the patients they care for. And even though they know what to do, they come to me…overweight, stressed...

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