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Sexual Dysfunction in Women

The female sexual response system is very complex and, even now, isn’t fully understood yet. Today’s society, however, more fully embraces the nature of sex and sexual desire, as well as has a shifting focus on conditions women experience that have not been well explored before. Because of this rapidly evolving spotlight on women and …

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Progesterone Vs Progestin

Are progesterone and progestin really interchangeable? What is the difference between the two?Today we seek to answer these questions and bring some clarification on an often confused subject.In HRT, the main purpose of taking a progestogen (progesterone or a progestin) along with estrogen is to oppose the effect of estrogen on the endometrium and prevent …

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IS LOVE REALLY ALL YOU NEED?

You made it through the honeymoon phase, had a child or two, possibly moved into your dream home, and just leaped over a big hurdle called the “seven year itch.” Between running back and forth with different practices, cub scout meetings, and taco Tuesday your life has fallen into a very normal routine. One day …

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THE MILLION WOMEN STUDY

The Million Women Study was conducted by The University of Oxford with the goal of recruiting women in the UK to answer the following questions:What effects do combined oestrogen and progestagen hormone replacement therapy (HRT) preparations have on breast cancer risk?Are breast cancers detected at screening in women who have used HRT or oral contraceptives …

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