Archive | April, 2014

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

  I have recently written blogs for peri-menopause and menopause so it is only fair to write a blog about one of the male issues of aging. Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy is also known as Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.  As men enter middle age the prostate grows and although many men have no symptoms the prostate can actually […]

Schisandra – What is it?

  Schisandra is a berry that grows in China.  It is used as medicine and not as a fruit.  Traditional Chinese Medicine has used this berry for centuries.  Schisandra is one of the herbs that are considered adaptogens.  Adaptogens are herbs that benefit the body by enhancing its ability to deal with stressors.  Medicinehunter has […]

Perimenopause Can Herbs Help Part 3

Hot Flushes When researching menopause and perimenopause the main information that most people can find is regarding hot flushes.  Perhaps because there are very few natural remedies for this and yet it is one of the most common symptoms of perimenopause. Hot Flashes are sometimes referred to as mildly humorous names like “my own personal […]