CATEGORY: Hormone Replacement


The Thyroid Myth that Doctors Still Believe

The thyroid gland is the most important gland to human life.   I have had hypothyroidism since I was 23, so I have had an interest in the thyroid gland, how it works and what treatments work and which ones[...]
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The Death of Title IX, and the End of Women’s Equality

The decision to make women compete against biologic men is an uneducated, unscientific decision. Title IX is a Federal Civil Rights Law passed as part of the Education Amendment of 1972.  It is now in jeopardy of being reversed in[...]
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Women, Birth Control Pills, and Hair Loss

The risks associated with being changed to a Low dose birth control pill. Did you know that taking Low dose birth control pills can be dangerous to your hair? Many birth control pills are considered healthier because they are “low[...]
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Understanding what your doctor means when they say, “Standard of care”, and “I follow the guidelines”.

If your doctor tells you they are following the standard of care you should let them know you understand that is the minimum they can do. Doctor lingo is often confusing to those patients who don’t work in the medical[...]
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Painful Intercourse is a Common Problem for Women

Most causes of painful intercourse are not “in your head” or psychological. Painful intercourse is a common problem that OBGYNs diagnose and treat every day, but it is often a very upsetting problem that women don’t like to talk about[...]
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Orgasms, Testosterone, and the Causes of Anorgasmia

Dr. Maupin continues her discussion on “women and sex” focusing on the causes of anorgasmia. Summary:   Doctors traditionally divide the female and male orgasms into four stages as though all were the same and progressed identically along the same pathways. [...]
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Women, Orgasms, and the “Hot” Spots

Discussing the areas on the female body that can bring a woman to orgasm. Introduction: “Hot spots” are the areas of the female body that can bring a woman to orgasm if stimulated, touched licked, sucked or rubbed.  Not every[...]
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Knowing Your Own Sexual Anatomy and Sexually Sensitive Areas- Part II

The sexual areas meant to be stimulated to bring a woman to orgasm are in the pelvis and breasts. Warning: I will be discussing the female anatomy and sexual responses in this healthcast, so you may want to listen to[...]
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Why Do Women Need Estrogen?

Estradiol prevents vascular disease, heart disease, stroke, and arrhythmias. Today, women are very legitimately concerned about the risk of breast cancer. They regularly ask Drs. Maupin and Sullivan to just give them replacement testosterone and not give them estrogen because[...]
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Lower your blood pressure, your blood sugar, relax, and sleep better with one important mineral – Magnesium

When we start viewing food as fuel and nutrition and less as “fun” and emotional security, we will all be healthier. Our bodies are primarily water, sea water specifically, and supplying our bodies with the water (H2O) and the minerals[...]
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