Next time your doctor orders a progesterone test, please stop for a minute, and ask yourself: “When is the right day to do this test?”
Of course, you’d hope your doctor would ask herself the same question, and then guide you to the correct day. But if your doctor is like other family doctors, she has surprisingly little knowledge of the female hormone cycle. She may not know when to test.Continue Reading
Progesterone is a startlingly beneficial hormone, and almost all of us could do with more than we have.
Progesterone acts on your breasts and uterus, so it’s essential for healthy reproduction and periods. But did you know it also acts on your brain, immune system, and detoxification enzymes? Progesterone does a lot more for you than just fertility and easy periods. It soothes, nourishes, energizes, strengthens, and rescues your body in ways you never imagined.Continue Reading
Coming off birth control doesn’t have to be a nightmare for skin. True, it was a nightmare last time, which is why you returned to the Pill after an only few months. But this time will be different, because this time, you know about post-Pill acne. You know it will get worse for six months, and then it will get better. And this time, you know how to treat it.Continue Reading