Itching is a bothersome thing. What is so ironic about it is that when you itch, it is often due to something deeper than skin. Beyond just contact dermatitis (touching metals or plants for example, that induce a histamine response) there are many reasons we itch. Itching can be a side effect of medication, an … Continue reading Why Itch?
Fibroids occur in 1 of 5 women and the cause is unknown, although it is believed that their continued growth is linked to a hormonal imbalance, and more specifically, excess estrogen (Maciocia, 1998). The size of a fibroid, or myoma, can be tiny and seen only under a microscope, or quite large and even fill … Continue reading Shrinking Fibroids: A Multifaceted Approach