As part of our Well-Woman Checks, Dr. Wiggins wants to give you the inside scoop on hormone testing so can be healthy, active and well over all. We know that the following can all be caused by hormone imbalance: bloating mood swings acne fatigue lack of sex drive vaginal dryness low mood/depression anxiety heavy […]
Archives for August 2018
We love our smoothies during this hot summer weather! They make a tasty AND nutritious treat! But did you know that not all smoothies are health-boosting? Read on for some simple tips on the “do’s and don’ts” of smoothie making! When making smoothies, its easy to load up on many colourful fruit. While they’re […]
Looking for a refreshing treat to get you through the week?? Give this smoothie recipe a try! It’s packed with vitamins and protein to keep you feeling satisfied. Raspberry Zinger Smoothie Recipe Stay tuned for tomorrow’s blog post on the Do’s and Don’ts of Smoothie Making!!
Have you been forgetting names or where you left your keys? If so, you’re not alone. Most middle-aged women experience memory lapses from time to time, especially during menopause. This may be due to the fact that, during menopause there is a dramatic drop in ovarian production of hormones, especially estrogen. Estrogen not only […]
So you have been diagnosed with or suspect you may have polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and are left wondering… will it affect my ability to get pregnant? The short answer to this question is that it can certainly have an impact on fertility, however there are ways to effectively treat it and help women to […]
You know the symptoms – bloating, mood swings, acne, fatigue, lack of sex drive, vaginal dryness. Or maybe your cycles are changing; getting closer together or farther apart. Not to mention the painful and heavy periods. What about being short tempered, and lacking joy? We often put a smile on our faces outwardly, but inside […]