Vaginal Yeast Infection

Vaginal Yeast infection symptoms can mimicked by Bacterial Vaginitis (BV). Periodontal bacterial vaginosis can cause vaginal symptoms similar to those of a Yeast Infection. Bacterial Vaginitis can be caused by various conditions, such as bleeding gums and gingivitis. Recurrent Pregnancy Loss (RPL), miscarriage, pre-term birth and low birth weight are associated with oral bacterial infections.…

Heart Palpitation in Women: Is it Just Anxiety, or Something More?

Do you ever feel like your heart has skipped a beat or is pounding, racing, or doing flip-flops? Most of the time these sensations, called heart palpitations, are harmless and merely bothersome, but sometimes they can signal a serious, possibly life-threatening arrhythmia (abnormal heart rhythm). Palpitations are a common symptom in all age groups, more commonly in women than…

Autoimmune Disease – Is Endometriosis One of Them?

Recently I received an email asking if I work with women with Endometriosis. Of course, I have but until the past couple of years, the support recommended for endometriosis has always been hormonal. It seem, if you mention women and uterus in the same sentence, the answer is always “hormones”. Granted endometriosis occurs frequently in…

Autoimmune Disease: The Immune System Led a Stray

There are many different factors involved in leading the immune system a stray. Most of the time, several are occurring simultaneously. This is crazy making when trying to sort out whether symptoms are caused by dietary, physical, hormonal or mental influences. Many healthcare providers will pick their favorite and treat only that. Very few would…