Women: After Decades of Denial…

One of the biggest misconceptions in medical history has finally been put to rest. Low-fat diets offer no protection against chronic diseases in women.  In fact, low-fat diets only increase other risks, like diabetes. I’ve been ranting about this for years. But the message is hard to get through the billions spent to prove otherwise. Industry needs you to fear …

Are You Taking Hormones without Knowing?

If you haven’t yet taken steps to prevent it, you are probably eating hormones along with your dinner. Food manufacturers widely use hormone-mimicking chemicals. Incredible to me, the FDA not only allows this, but also claims that this practice is safe. How could anyone know this? These chemicals send powerful and confusing messages to the cells in your body. In …

Next Blockbuster Drug for Women Only

Health Alert 199 Given the success of Viagra for men, it’s no wonder that drug companies are jumping for joy over their latest big rollout—a sex drug for women called Intrinsa. A new study shows that Intrinsa significantly improves sexual desire and satisfaction in menopausal women. But don’t jump on the bandwagon just yet… What you won’t hear about is …

Women: Don’t Believe the Big Lie

Health Alert 201 All the hormone replacement (HRT) media coverage has completely missed something. Those things they’ve labeled as HRT aren’t actually hormones at all. They’re drugs and if you take them, you’re not “replacing” anything. The reason those supposed HRT studies seem so contradictory is because Premarin, Provera and Prempo have never been in your body. Taking them is …

Natures Solution for Nature’s Problem

Health Alert 203 Many readers were surprised at the recent Health Alert that mentioned the importance of testosterone for women (Health Alert #199). Today I’m going to surprise you even further: for some women, testosterone is not only important, it can be life changing when you are going through ‘The Change’… If you suffer from symptoms of menopause – the …

Women Can Boost Libido the Natural Way

Health Alert 266 Dear Subscriber: Remember the "female Viagra" product called Intrinsa? It was supposed to boost lagging libido in menopausal women. What happened to the first-ever drug created to address sexual dysfunction in women? Well, Intrinsa stalled before it ever left the gate. Today I’ll show you why. You’ll see the problems with this patch. And, you’ll see women …

Test your Hormones at Home

Health Alert 196 If you are a woman 50 or older, you’ve probably felt “the change.” Occasional hot flashes, missed menstrual periods, night sweats, and irritability are just a few of the common signs of the transitional to menopause. Like puberty, menopause is a natural stage of life. But you don’t have to live with the discomfort it brings. Nor …

The Problem with HRT Is …It Isn’t

Health Alert 6 The problem with HRT or Hormone Replacement Therapy is that it’s none of the above. What I mean is this. The pharmaceutical products billed as HRT aren’t hormones at all and by taking them, you are not actually replacing anything. Real hormones are available. They are safe when used appropriately. They are very inexpensive and that, believe …

How to Keep Steel Hard Bones without Calcium Pills

Health Alert 26 Did you know that calcium supplements won’t save you from developing the bone-breaking disease osteoporosis? The National Osteoporosis Foundation estimates that almost 44 million Americans have decreased bone density. That’s half of all men and women over age 50! The medical community has ingrained into all Americans that the best way to treat and prevent osteoporosis is …

Real Hormone Replacement in Women

Health Alert 44 Dear Member: The hottest topic in medicine today is the issue of hormone replacement for women. It is important because your hormone levels decline and cause the changes of aging and menopause. These changes are entirely responsible for osteoporosis and at least partially responsible for the increased risk of heart disease in post-menopausal women. I touched on …