How man is oestrogenised

Many middle-aged men coming for treatment for various physical and mental health issues are in fact over-oestrogenised and are afflicted with a type of male menopause arising from metabolic disarray. In these cases, the male hormone testosterone level is often found to be within the normal range, so they are informed that there is no […]

Male menopause

Hypogonadism is a term referring to underactivity of the sexual organs or gonads, sometimes called the male menopause.  Hypogonadic men produce smaller than normal amounts of testosterone in their testicles resulting in deficient blood levels of the hormone. Testosterone is an anabolic steroid. Testosterone creates and maintains the virile functioning of the male sexual organs […]

Restoration of our body clock, the circadian rhythm

The symptoms your body is experiencing are a reflection of the state of the biological terrain, the internal environment of the living organism. Adopting this viewpoint, diseases could only emerge if the internal ecology was out of balance. We do not ‘catch’ diseases, we build them. The two recently discovered major health factors that perform […]

Autoimmune thyroid disease and subfertility, miscarriage link

Thyroid antibodies (anti-thyroperoxidase and anti-thyroglobulin antibodies) are often elevated for decades before showing any change in TSH level, as often seen in Hashimoto’s disease, the most common cause of hypothyroidism. The presence of thyroid antibodies means that the immune system is targeting the thyroid gland and active destruction is occurring. Women with Hashimoto’s autoimmune thyroid […]

Thyroid assessment for pregnancy

Nearly every cell in the body requires the thyroid hormones to function. Thyroid hormones are involved in almost all phases of reproduction and the thyroid gland continuously interacts with the ovaries. Thyroid dysfunctions are common among women of reproductive age and can affect fertility in various ways. If the woman is even marginally hypothyroid, she […]

An Elevated FSH level

An Elevated FSH level FSH, or Follicle Stimulating Hormone, is a hormone that is produced and released by the pituitary gland in the brain and it stimulates the ovaries to develop follicles, ripen the eggs and eventually release the eggs.  FSH fluctuates from cycle to cycle but in young women with good ovarian function, FSH […]