Category Archives: Hormonal problems

Post Partum Depression*

* Disclaimer: results may vary…. I asked Dr. Penny whether she had anything that could help with my post-partum depression. I’d suffered from it after the births of both of my children, I had been prescribed Zoloft after the birth … Continue reading

Posted in Anxiety and Depression, Hormonal problems, Womens’ problems

Insomnia at menopause*

* Disclaimer: results may vary…. I was one of the lucky women to experience early menopause and the joy of insomnia.  I did not believe in taking sleeping pills and after not sleeping for many months, I wasn’t in very … Continue reading

Posted in Hormonal problems, Insomnia, Womens’ problems

Hypothyroidism from stress*

* Disclaimer: results may vary…. I had been running full-out for most of the 15 years I’ve been running my own business. Then, I had a huge five-month-long project with a stressful deadline, in addition to work. By the end, … Continue reading

Posted in Fatigue and Exhaustion, Hormonal problems, Thyroid problems

Auto-immune hypothyroidism: Hashimoto’s*

* Disclaimer: results may vary…. I have hypothyroidism (Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis) and had been treated with Synthroid since 1998.  At first, it worked well and alleviated most of my symptoms (cold intolerance, depression, etc.).  But there were a few symptoms that … Continue reading

Posted in Fatigue and Exhaustion, Hormonal problems, Thyroid problems