Category: Hormones

Menstruation, PMS, PMDD, and Histamine

Menstruation, PMS, PMDD, and Histamine Cramps, bloating, fatigue, headaches, irritability, and mood swings. Yeap, your period is coming. Most women are familiar with these common symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS). While for some, these symptoms are mild, for others, they are more severe. Some women also experience premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), characterized by very severe […]

Metabolism, Weight Gain, and Histamine Intolerance

Metabolism, Weight Gain, and Histamine Intolerance Are you dealing with unwanted weight gain or have difficulties losing weight? What if I told you that it’s more than just those holiday pounds. Histamine intolerance may be one of the missing culprits behind your weight issues. Histamine is not inherently bad. Your body needs it for a […]

Menopause and Histamine: The Connection

Menopause and Histamine: The Connection Not bleeding every month anymore may sound like a perk. Yet, most women are not looking forward to menopause. Fatigue, hot flashes, brain fog, and other symptoms can be quite distressing. What if I told you that you didn’t have to struggle with menopause symptoms? You’ve heard it right. There […]

Cycle Syncing: Synching Your Health and Your Menstrual Cycle

Being a woman is a dynamic experience. Thanks to the ever-changing cascade of hormones, you’ve probably noticed that your mood, energy levels, and cravings are constantly changing throughout the month. The practice of cycle syncing uses this dance of hormonal shifts to your benefit. The truth is that you are never in the same hormonal […]

How to Improve Estrogen Imbalance Naturally

You probably remember estrogen from high school health class. It is one of your primary female sex hormones and it plays a critical role in your hormonal health. Estrogen imbalance can lead to an array of symptoms and health issues, including premenstrual symptoms, menstrual problems, endometriosis, infertility, headaches, and fatigue. If you are dealing with […]

The Histamine-PCOS Connection

Did you know that there is a strong histamine-PCOS connection? If you have PCOS, you are all too familiar with irregular periods, hair loss, ovarian cysts, weight gain, and other symptoms. What you may not know is that if you have PCOS, you may also have histamine intolerance. The good news is that once you […]

The Histamine-Estrogen Connection

Sometimes, it seems like the answer to most questions about our bodies is centered around these little invisible things called hormones. Don’t know why you’re crying? Hormones. Don’t know why you’re bloated? Hormones. They affect everything from the good to the bad to the ugly. While estrogen is typically associated with women because they have […]

How Too Much Exercise Can Make You Gain Weight

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Until I turned 27, I had never had an issue with my weight. I was eating a healthy diet and exercising 6 days a week, doing high intensity training for over an hour each day. Yet I was gaining more and more weight, 30 pounds to be exact! I couldn’t understand why I was working […]

How to Boost Testosterone Naturally

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Testosterone is often associated with men. It is not something that many women think they need to worry about, but the truth is that this important hormone impacts both men and women and having a deficiency can lead to a handful of symptoms. Low testosterone is something that is causing issues in both men and […]