Understanding Testosterone and Its Impact on Women's Health


Similar to men, women also produce the androgen hormone known as testosterone, albeit in smaller quantities, primarily in their ovaries and adrenal glands. Testosterone plays a crucial role in maintaining mood, energy levels, sex drive, and overall bodily functions in women. The Influence of Testosterone on Women's Health: Normal testosterone levels have several essential functions […]

Treatment for Breast Cancer Often Results In Complaints of Low Libido


1. Testosterone is known as the “hormone of desire,” as it is essential for a healthy libido. The ovaries produce half of the testosterone in women, but with chemotherapy that is frequently used in the treatment of breast cancer, there is a reduction in ovarian function, reducing estrogen, progesterone and testosterone levels often resulting in […]

Potential Causes of Your Hair Loss


50% of women experience hair loss by age 50

The Gut and Balancing Hormones


The gut has a strong effect on hormone levels

8 Common Symptoms of PCOS


PCOS affects about 10% of women

8 Ways To Get Your Body Ready for Pregnancy


Your health is important to your future child's health

Could You Have An Autoimmune Disease?


Your immune system's job is to protect you against infections, toxins, and invaders — everything from bacteria, to viruses, to allergens. When the immune system encounters something that could be potentially harmful, it mounts a defense to help kill or overcome the "invader," and protect the body. For a number of reasons — many which […]

Could a Medical Problem Called PCOS be Causing your Cosmetic Symptoms?


What is PCOS? PCOS, also called Stein-Leventhal Syndrome, is the most common endocrine disorder among women, affecting as many as 5% to 10% of all women. And while many of its symptoms are externally visible, PCOS can involve multiple organ systems within the body. It is the most common cause of infertility in women, and […]

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