PCOS Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

PCOS Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common hormonal diseases affecting reproductive-aged women. Unfortunately, it is also the most under-diagnosed. Causes of Ovarian Cysts: Hormonal imbalance Hypothyroidism Dietary factors Genetic predispostion Cigarette smoking Psycological / emotional / sociological influences What symptoms may occur: Abdominal fullness or heaviness Pressure on the rectum or bladder Pelvic pain during intercourse Nausea, vomiting, breast tenderness A pelvic exam or ultrasound can determine the presence of cysts or polycystic ovaries. Alternative medicine therapies: Acupuncture Castor oil packs Dietary changes Herbal medicine Homeopathy Natural progesterone therapy (see shutdown/cleansing section Nutritional supplements Sitz baths Linked pages to help you overcome PCOS are coming soon. Thank you for your patience. This page is currently under construction. Share and...

Dysmenorrhea

Let’s look at dysmenorrhea, its diagnosis, cause and what can be done to help it. What is dysmenorrhea? Severe menstruation with pain and a lot of bleeding would describe dysmenorrhea best? You know what that means. Dreading not just the PMS but the actual menstruation period. What is the definition of dysmenorrhea? If you translate dysmenorrhea it would be something like “difficult menstruation.” Menorrhea is the bleeding part of your period and the “dys” is the hard part. What would be included in dysmenorrhea diagnosis? And. What are the dysmenorrhea causes? The first thing you want to think about is what part of your body is lacking and affecting the rest. First look at any hormonal imbalance there might be between estrogen and progesterone. The best way to do this is to have a saliva hormone home test kit which will test estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone. By first testing these hormones you can better tell what you need to do in order to re-balance these female hormones. http://www.wholefamilyhealth.com/shop/catalog.php?item=34 Using a non-invasive saliva test kit you are able to check your hormone levels in the privacy of your home. Click for more info about Body Balance Hormone Test Kits Read about Cycle Balance, Happy PMS and AIM Renewed Balance progesterone creams. Dr. Lee recommends natural progesterone cream to counter the imbalance of estrogen and progesterone levels. Liver and dysmenorrhea: It is the liver that regulates the progesterone and estrogen balance. Too much estrogen in relationship to the proper levels of progesterone and you will have excessive bleeding and discharge from the uterus. Liver imbalance is a result of poor dietary...