Kathrine's Story: Menopause or Multiple Hormone Deficiency Syndrome

  This is the story of my patient Kathrine. When she first came to see me she was 61 years old and had been experiencing “Menopause” symptoms for almost 10 years. She was suffering from hot flashes, sleeplessness, anxiety, depression, low libido, fatigue, weight gain and arthritis. She felt and looked 10 years older than […]

Estrogen Receptor Beta (ER-beta) marker for Breast Cancer Protection

Prognostic significance of estrogen receptor Beta in epithelial hyperplasia of usual type with known outcome. December 2005 – Volume 29 – Issue 12 – pp 1593-1599 Shaaban AM1, Jarvis C, Moore F, West C, Dodson A, Foster CS. 1Departments of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK. Abstract The prognostic significance of ER-alpha expression in benign proliferative breast […]

Deena's Story: Menopause and Memory

This is the story of my patient Deena. When she first came to see me she was 51 years old and was suffering from hot flashes, night sweats, sleeplessness, fatigue, irritability, memory loss, and weight gain. She felt like she was suddenly aging very rapidly. These symptoms are more than mere nuisances; they are indicators […]

Rising Costs / Limited Supply of Compounded Medications

Sadly, the Drug Quality and Security Act is a deviously misnamed attempt by big drug companies to put its competition out of business. It became law on November 27, 2013, after being signed by President Obama. Unfortunately, it seems Congress, influenced by big pharmacy’s big lobbying dollars, wanted to make the appearance of repremanding the FDA for […]

Feeling Fantastic at Fifty-six: Lorna's Story

This is the story of my patient who I will call Lorna. When she came to see me she was 56 years old and had been experiencing menopause symptoms for 8 years. She was having 8-10 hot flashes every night. The hot sweats began soon after falling asleep and continued all night. Needless to say […]

Drug Companies Trying to Pass Bill to Take Away Your Bio-Identical Hormones

Action Alert! Senate Bill S.959, deceptively named the “Pharmaceutical Compounding Quality and Accountability Act.”   I strongly oppose this Bill. It is clearly promoted by Drug companies to reduce the competition.  It is written in a way that would likely stop your access to important medications like Bio-Identical Hormones, including the safe and effective natural hormone Estriol […]