Month: March 2017

Temazcal, Heat, and Humidity Help Pudendal Neuralgia

  No one likes to talk about their private parts, especially when things aren’t going well. But sometimes, let’s face it, things go wrong down there. Recently, my husband had a strange nerve sensation at the tip of his penis that would radiate down his leg into the base of his foot. Needless to say, this problem, which he self-diagnosed as pudendal neuralgia, was distressing. Nothing seemed to help and after several months of this strange sensory anomaly, he’d decided that it was something he’d just have to learn to live with.   Last year, I went to a...

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Hormonal Imbalance in Women: Birth Control Pills vs. Herbal Remedies

If you go to the doctor because you’re a woman and you’re having hormone issues or menstrual problems, chances are your doctor will prescribe birth control pills if you aren’t already taking them. But before you jump on that bandwagon, there are some natural remedies that are much kinder to your body and that can lead to some spectacular results healthwise. Most notable among these is IODINE but also vitamin B17. If you have menstural problems, fertility issues, or any kind of hormonal imbalance, you need to be supplementing with high-dose iodine (see below for more information). Most women these days take the pill or use some form of birth control product that uses synthetic hormones which is unfortunate. For sexually active women, unless you have perfectly timed periods, with perfect “flow”, and you’re using a diaphragm or condoms, it can be hard to escape from synthetic hormones. But synthetic hormones put women at risk for developing cancer as well as other health problems. If you’d rather avoid birth control pills this is an important article for you.   If you struggle with vaginal yeast infections or systemic candida albicans, this infection is related to hormonal imbalances and I would suggest reading the article How to Cure Candida before making any attempts to modify your hormones using herbs. After you cure candida, you may not have any hormonal imbalances anymore and...

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