Progesterone is a steroidal hormone which is mainly produced from the corpus luteum of the ovaries or from the adrenal glands. Normally, about 20 – 30 mg of progesterone is produced daily from the female’s body, mostly during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle. In cases when the female body does not produce the necessary amount of progesterone needed, progesterone can be prescribed.…Continue
Added by Emma Kalman on February 18, 2018 at 2:11pm — No Comments
Protect Your Skin...from the Sun AND Harmful Chemicals from Sun Protection Products!
There are a few chemicals and compounds that are found in many sunscreens and sun protection products, that aren't necessarily good for your skin- or body. But, it's important to know about the facts and…Continue
Added by Christina D on May 30, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments
Please believe the hype – forty truly is fabulous. I can’t say what it is like for all forty years old women. But for me (and most of my friends) - It’s an age where my children are out of the baby stage, my career is getting into a grove, my marriage is fun and comfortable. I have made peace with my stretch marks and I have finally forgiven my children for my saggy boobs. In fact, now that I have a great bra - I have really have started to appreciate my body.
Basically life is pretty…Continue
Added by Sleepless on October 8, 2013 at 4:13pm — No Comments
** Apparently, hormones, cramps, and child birth weren't enough, so we have night sweats to add to all the fun.
** Goatdog likes Mammaw so much that he wants to eat her.…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on September 6, 2013 at 6:03pm — No Comments
** Hormones can bite me.
** The world needs a lot less know-it-all's and a lot more chill pills.
** Sometimes it's just easier to pretend like my…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on June 28, 2013 at 9:20pm — No Comments
Women who are nearing their due date are often tired and miserable, which is to be expected, when you are nine months pregnant. Most people will tell you that your baby will come when he or she is ready, if your like me, you will get tired of hearing this phrase. However, it is important that your baby is…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on May 10, 2013 at 4:57pm — No Comments
One of the top New Year’s Resolutions has to be along the lines of losing weight, getting fit and eating healthier. We make these resolutions with the very best of intentions but then life gets in the way. Our bosses need us to stay late at the office. The kids get sick. We stress about gathering our tax…Continue
Added by Penny Roach on February 18, 2013 at 6:51pm — No Comments
The moment you find out that you are expecting, many women are often overwhelmed and have mixed emotions. Most women are thrilled to be expecting while other’s are scared to death. All of these emotions that you are feeling are normal.
Learn ways to deal with your pregnancy hormones at Uplifting Families.
Added by Christy Garrett on December 4, 2012 at 11:24pm — No Comments
** I really need to fertilize my money tree cause damn, life is expensive right now.
** My kids purposely slow down to a turtle-like pace whenever I tell them to hurry up.
** When people say, "It can't get worse than this", it almost ALWAYS does.
** Listening to crap drip out of your kitchen ceiling is not a…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on August 17, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
** If I had a dollar for every item on my to-do list, I could pay someone to do all the items on my to-do list.
** I'd like to punch my 40-year-old hormones in the face.
** Bringing a bag of Starburst into this house is like tossing a chicken into a lion's den.
** The penis enlargement emails I keep getting are totally helpful for…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on June 1, 2012 at 12:02pm — No Comments
By Marjie Killeen, Contributor- Midlife Wisdom
Hot flashes. Night sweats. Sleeplessness. Mood swings. Anxiety. Memory loss. Low Libido. It’s enough to make a woman crazy!
Historically, menopausal women were considered that and worse. In the Middle Ages they were burned at the stake as witches; in the 1700′s they were institutionalized as lunatics. Even today, many women view the phase so…Continue
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Added by Lanita Moss on July 12, 2010 at 6:00am — No Comments
I feel as if I’m losing control. My moods are unpredictable. Mostly I’m in a decent mood, even happy. But sometimes, for no good reason, I get irritated. This is not a new experience; I’ve been getting these mood swings since approx jan 08. Through my multiple misdiagnoses I’ve learned it could be caused by many things. But the reality is that regardless of what’s causing it, I feel like sometimes I’ve…Continue
Added by Pam Margolis on June 13, 2010 at 8:08pm — No Comments
First off, I’d like to thank the fabulous Pamela from My Life As A Libra for hangin’ out in Crazy Town yesterday! I hope she managed to escape with her sanity intact. I also hope you all pay her a visit….I’d hate to hav’ta hunt you down with that trusty shotgun of mine! And with our very first guest post being such a big hit, I’m looking forward to having some more…Continue
Added by Tracy Warner on May 4, 2010 at 2:16am — No Comments
My oldest child, & only son, is about to turn twelve. That “lazy”, apathetic thing is starting to set in, particularly around the house. As the hormone levels rise, so too, does my annoyance, & I find myself feeling rather pissy about the situation. Now, I’m an intelligent woman, & I’m well aware that tweens & teens are a whole new breed of jackass….just ask my…Continue
Added by Tracy Warner on April 29, 2010 at 12:47pm — No Comments