The gut has many roles including protection from invaders, appropriate digestion and absorption, vitamin production, detoxification, immune system modulation. Damage to the gut flora can be caused by antibiotics, steroids, birth control pills, pharmaceuticals, stress, poor diet, infections, disease, bottle feeding formula, old age, pollution, radiation, alcohol, toxic chemicals, dental work, etc.Read More
As high as 30%, of infertility is unexplained meaning there is not a pin-pointed reason why the couple cannot get pregnant. Unexplained infertility is very frustrating as it does not give you any direction to go forward. Lab tests oftentimes uncover the reason. Here are the ones I recommend, in order or all at once.Read More
Unexplained infertility accounts for 25% of infertility cases. In these cases there is not an obvious reason why a woman cannot get pregnant and stay pregnant. One area that is often overlooked is hidden pathogens like viruses.Read More
The bottom line is if you take folic acid and have a mthfr gene mutation or your cell receptors are blocked because of too much folic acid you are at higher risk for infertility issues, recurrent pregnancy loss, preeclampsia, a child with Down syndrome or autism, postpartum depression or chronic depression, and elevated homocysteine levels.Read More
You cannot get pregnant without a healthy egg. The good news even if you are older and have less egg reserve you can still get pregnant if you have a healthy egg. Here is the key to a healthy eggs.Read More
Cleanses are especially good for a women when:
She has had a miscarriage. A cleanse supports future egg health and balances hormones as well as cleanses the uterus.
She has irregular cycles; especially if she skips her period or has not had a period in 90 days, a cleanse can help remove the old blood and prepare a healthy uterine environment.
She has PMS symptoms. A cleanse can help alleviate the symptoms and balance hormones.