Mommy Mojo

These days, an increasing number of you are looking for natural alternatives for your health concerns.  It can be tough to find good information on natural medicine that actually works, so I like to pass along the articles that I find credible.  Here is a great write up  on CNN Health which provides some good information on the natural supplements that you can use to regain your mojo. Continue reading “Mommy Mojo” »

Birth Control and Sex Drive

So how many of you out there are using birth control pills?  The NuvaRing?  Injections or patches?  Hormonal birth control is the norm these days, but few know that it can decrease your sex drive to that of a spayed collie.

During your normal monthly cycle, there are two times during the month that your sex drive will increase.  The first time is at ovulation, at which time your estrogen surges and remains kind of erratic for the remaining two weeks. Continue reading “Birth Control and Sex Drive” »

Antidepressant Medications: Do They Work?

Are antidepressant medications working?  There seems to be a growing trend of believers who think not.  Are you on an antidepressant?  If so, did you receive a proper evaluation?  Many people are prescribed with an antidepressant by a physician who does not properly evaluate the patient to rule out bipolar disorders, hypothyroid, hormonal imbalance, sleep disorders, heavy metal toxicity, and even anemia.  In most cases, people are prescribed with these meds with no plan to discontinue taking them….ever. Continue reading “Antidepressant Medications: Do They Work?” »