Friday, October 2, 2015

why women bear the brunt of infertility treatment

So true. Good article. Link here.

the Internet of Things comes to your period

Here's the latest thing those Silicon Valley people have thought of -- a smart menstrual cup that tracks your period. I kid you not. Link here. Tell me what you think of this idea in the comments.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

ever feel like you are carrying a rock around inside your abdomen?

Then you will relate to this story. Link here.

endocrine disruptor cocktails

Here is new and depressing research -- endocrine disruptors interact with each other to form "cocktails" even more potently harmful than the individual constituents. Link here.

Monday, September 21, 2015

Do sperm experience joy when they meet the egg?

Interesting concept to speculate on, and interesting researcher and research! Link here.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Uterine fibroids are characterized by an impaired antioxidant cellular system

Interesting information, not sure what to do about it... post here  Here's a related one too.
Perhaps try catalase?  Catalase deficiency is also what causes grey hairs. I looked through a bunch of catalase products and this one looks good. I might try some SOD too, this one has catalase in it.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

really detailed technical explanation of why tumeric is good for fighting fibroids

Several factors are listed. Article here. Extremely convincing!

This article also gives the helpful information that formulations of tumeric that include black pepper, like this one, are better absorbed by the body.

"the body just always knows what it's doing"

Reading this obituary of Wayne Dyer, it had this fascinating quote (talking about the leukemia that was likely the cause of his death. An interesting thing to think about for those of us struggling when the body does things we don't want it to.... See full article here.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

From hospital bed, cancer patient presses device suit that blames N.J. doctors, manufacturer

Wow, this is so sad, so avoidable. Article here. I can't believe they are still using those morcellators to do fibroid removal hysterectomies, and not discussing the known risks.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

vegetarian diets accelerate ovarian ageing

By two whole years!  Wow did not know that....Details here.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Recent research on fibroids....

...seems to be targeting genetic mutations in the cells rather than just estrogen and progesterone sensitivity. See here.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Sunday, June 7, 2015

gut dysbiosis link to hormonal issues

She doesn't mention fibroids specifically, but if you read this post it's clear that gut dysbiosis can lead to or worsen fibroids. I believe that gut health is a priority for everyone trying to shrink their fibroids. She has a nice quiz in here to help identify if you have dysbiosis. Article here.

Sunday, April 5, 2015

role of cadmium in fibroid growth

A fascinating post.  I recommend to all fibroid shrinkers to be tested for heavy metal exposure, including cadmium. Read the post here.
More on cadmium here. Some info on detoxing from heavy metals here.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Decongesting your lymph

Congested lymph is said to be one of the causes of fibroids. This article has good tips on how to clear out your lymph!