Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis / Hashimoto’s Disease

Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis / Hashimoto’s Disease

Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis / Hashimoto’s Disease Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis is one of the most common forms of Thyroid disease. It’s an autoimmune condition where the body’s immune system attacks the thyroid gland, diminishing its ability to create hormones that...
Menopause

Menopause

Menopause Menopause is the stage in a woman’s life when her menstrual period stops permanently. This typically happens between the ages of 42 and 55 and is a result of the gradual reduction in the production of the hormones estrogen and progesterone. What is...
Hormone Imbalance

Hormone Imbalance

Hormone Imbalance Hormonal balance in the female body is a term that describes the complex interplay between a woman’s thyroid, ovaries, pituitary, hypothalamus and adrenal glands. Other factors that influence hormonal balance are her environment, diet, lifestyle and...
PCOS

PCOS

PCOS | Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is a hormonal disorder that affects around 11% of women of reproductive age. Research suggests that certain genes and environmental factors may be involved in the development of PCOS. What is PCOS? Polycystic...
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Chronic fatigue syndrome is characterised by extreme fatigue that lasts for at least six months and can’t be fully explained by any underlying medical conditions. Chronic fatigue can worsen with physical or mental activity or strain but...
IBS | Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS | Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS | Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS is a chronic condition that can be debilitating and make life miserable with daily discomfort, but there are things you can do to help yourself. IBS affects the large intestine, which controls how food move through the body. It can...