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“Just OK”? or “Great!”

“Just OK”? or “Great!”

I hope your summer is going not just “OK”, but great! I cringe when a patient tells me their doctor said their lab results were “OK”, or that they are in “the normal range”. Has this happened to...

Do You Know Someone with a Female Brain?

Do You Know Someone with a Female Brain?

“The female brain can be a messy place.” – Dr. Liz [See the very end of this article for a note from me added after I wrote this article.] I know you do in fact know someone who owns a female brain...

“Female Viagra”

“Female Viagra”

My 50+ Girlfriend: “The new “female Viagra” is going to be the answer!” [to her long-standing issue with low libido] Me: “No, there’s no one single answer to this issue – it’s a problem with a lot...

Is Hormone Therapy Just a Crutch?

Is Hormone Therapy Just a Crutch?

The word “crutch” has negative connotations, implying weakness or lacking. A crutch means something is broken. Menopause is not a place where something is broken or wrong – it’s simply a time of...

HRT and Pancreatitis

HRT and Pancreatitis

I read an article the other day and I have to say as a doctor I was outraged. The scary headline reads, "Hormone Replacement Therapy Associated with Increased Pancreatitis Risk". It goes on to...