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Medical Gaslighting Is A Real Problem For Women

Gaslighting is psychological manipulation in which a person or a group covertly sows seeds of doubt in a targeted individual or group, making them question their own memory, perception, or judgment. This has happened in the medical field for years, especially to women. If you’ve been made to feel like your symptoms were all in more…

Cholesterol = happy, healthy hormones

Fat.  Saturated fat.  Cholesterol.  Grass-fed butter.  Pastured red Meat. Egg yolks.  What do you think of when you hear those things? If you’re like most people who have been duped for the last 70 years, you probably immediately think of clogged arteries, heart disease, and heart attacks.  You know what I think of when I more…

Time To Stop Believing Everything We Think We Know About Birth Control

  Hormonal birth control does not regulate your period and it does not balance your hormones. Instead, it completely shuts them down. The old school science likes to tell us that it tricks the body into thinking it’s pregnant, but more science is coming out that tells us it actually bears more resemblance to menopause. more…

WHY BEAUTYCOUNTER?

  Three years ago I was a mess. Metabolically, physically, mentally, and hormonally a mess. Thankfully I was also at a place of questioning the conventional “treatment” of all my conditions and knew that I wanted to get to the bottom of my symptoms and not just cover them up with prescriptions.  Two years and more…

Sugar Rush? Or Adrenaline Rush?

In a study, kids were given a breakfast of instant oatmeal with sugar. Their blood sugar went too high, then it went too low. Their bodies released adrenaline to bring their blood sugar back to normal.  Adrenaline. We all know what it is. We’ve all felt it. In times of stress, excitement, and fear, adrenaline more…