306 Articles in Women's Health

Women's Health

Some Think Intermittent Fasting Is Bad For Women. Here's Why

What the research says about fasting and female hormone health.

Amy Shah, M.D.
February 6 2019

Thinking Of Changing Birth Control Methods? You Need To Know This First

What you need to know before you go off the pill, including how to time it and how to reduce symptoms like acne and irregular periods.

Jolene Brighten, N.D.
February 2 2019

The Herbs & Supplements Most Women Need During Perimenopause

The herbs and supplements most women need during perimenopause, including vitamin D, rhodiola, and omega-3s. 

The Best Essential Oils For Fatigue, Irritability & Other Symptoms Of Perimenopause

The best essential oils for perimenopause, including peppermint, clary sage, and geranium.

Mariza Snyder, D.C.
January 31 2019

I Went Into Early Perimenopause & Learned Why Balancing Blood Sugar Is So Important

Why balancing blood sugar, cortisol, and oxytocin can help reduce perimenopausal symptoms, including hot flashes, irritability, and fatigue.

Anna Cabeca, D.O.
January 30 2019

How To Eat For Better Hormone Health In Your 30s, 40s & 50s

The best foods to eat during perimenopause, including cruciferous veggies, healthy carbs, and high-protein breakfasts.

Nour Zibdeh, M.S., RDN
January 29 2019

What Every Woman Needs To Know About Perimenopause

What every woman needs to know about perimenopause, including the dietary and lifestyle suggestions that can help reduce symptoms.

Gretchen Lidicker, M.S.
January 28 2019

Is The Pill Sabotaging Your Fitness Goals?

How the pill influences weight gain, metabolism, and body composition, including its effect on testosterone.

Jolene Brighten, N.D.
January 26 2019

This Is The Best Time In Your Cycle To Eat Carbs & Sugar

The best time in your cycle to eat carbs and sugar, including how your hormones affect your carbohydrate tolerance.

Gretchen Lidicker, M.S.
January 21 2019

Have Fears About Menopause? According To New Research, This Can Really Help Reduce Symptoms

New Mayo Clinic study shows that mindfulness can help reduce menopausal symptoms of anxiety, irritability, and depression.

Gretchen Lidicker, M.S.
January 17 2019

The Hormone-Allergies Connection You Need To Know About

The hormone-allergies connection you need to know about, including how estrogen and histamine are linked.

Nour Zibdeh, M.S., RDN
January 12 2019

Want To Get Pregnant One Day? Don't Miss Out On These Key Nutrients

Nutrients that are important to pregnancy and fertility, including vitamin D, inositol, and magnesium.

This Is The Best Hormone-Balancing Advice We've Heard All Year

This is the best hormone advice we've heard all year, including using natural diuretics and avoiding sugar.

Gretchen Lidicker, M.S.
December 17 2018

The Perfect Essential Oils For Cramps, Bloating & All Your Other Hormone Health Woes

The best essential oils for your period week, ovulation, follicular phase—and all the symptoms that come with these hormone fluctuations.

Mariza Snyder, D.C.
December 16 2018

I Got A $45 Fertility Assessment & I Learned More Than I Thought I Would

What you can really learn from a fertility consult, including how many eggs you have in your ovarian reserve.

Gretchen Lidicker, M.S.
December 15 2018

Balance These Hormones — And You Won't Dread Your Period

How to balance estrogen and progesterone to reduce heavy menstrual bleeding and PMS.