Post Hysterectomy Stupidity

For years, doctors have prescribed unopposed estrogen (estrogen without progesterone) to women who've had hysterectomies.  The thought process has always been, why give progesterone to patient who no longer has a uterus?   Many practitioners still

Ladies Get Your Va-va-va-voom Back

Ladies, we all know there are plenty of ways to say you’re not “in the mood”, however, if you find yourself using excuse after excuse, this could be a sign of bigger hormonal problems. It’s

The Case Against Kale

I want to share with you a recent conversation between me and my “bookface” mom: Mom: Suzy!  Eat more broccoli!!!  (This was the 5th time she said it). Suzy: Ma, c’mon, I don't want a

E.D. is a Predictor of Heart Attack

Dear Pharmacist, I have a bedroom problem. I took Viagra for several years, and it stopped working, so I was put on Cialis. Sometimes that helps, sometimes not. I’m too embarrassed to ask my doctor

Sex Headaches-Oh Yes! Oh Yes! OH NO!

Dear Pharmacist, I get headaches during sex. It’s not all the time, but I’m worried. It takes the fun out of it. My doctor said don’t worry. But I do.  --E.L., Dunnellon, Florida Answer:  Orgasmic