Posts tagged women's health
What's my gut got to do with my Endometriosis?

The usual mainstream route of treatment for endometriosis sufferers is the use of the combined oral contraceptive pill. This is recommended under the belief that endometriosis is a hormonal condition ONLY, which research (and common sense?) shows is not the case. Here we discuss the many factors that come into play in endometriosis, including bacteria, dysbiosis and immune-mediated inflammation.

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Endometriosis and the Bacterial Contamination Hypothesis - A must read for those with Endo!

The usual mainstream route of treatment for endometriosis sufferers is the use of the combined oral contraceptive pill. This is recommended under the belief that endometriosis is a hormonal condition ONLY, which research (and common sense?) shows is not the case. Here we discuss the many factors that come into play in endometriosis, including bacteria, dysbiosis and immune-mediated inflammation.

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Why Has Stopping THE PILL Made My Skin Worse?

One of the most common problems when coming off the pill (and usually a contributing factor to choosing to go on the pill!) is skin outbreaks and acne.  Why is this happening?  Read on to understand the bacterial and hormonal drivers behind acne, and what you can do to get a head start in clearing up your skin, from the inside out.

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