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9 foods for Anxiety and Depression in Menopause

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Struggling with your mood swings, anxiety or depression, it’s common in women with Hormonal Imbalance, Peri Menopause and Post Menopause.  A poor functioning gut can lead to unwanted hormonal symptoms.  During a client consultation I look for signs of inflammation and often recommend nutrition plans or detox to help fix the microbiome first (the bacteria…

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Balancing Blood sugar during Menopause

Oestrogen and progesterone affect how your cells respond to insulin and during the peri and post menopause, changes in your hormone levels can trigger fluctuations in your blood sugar level. Some women find that their blood sugar level changes more than before, and goes up and down like you’re on a blood sugar rollercoaster! What…

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Menopause Moon Balance Supplements

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So many women are confused when it comes to taking nutritional supplements and food boosters during the menopause years, one of the products I love is Moon Balance for the menopause phase. I get messages daily from women in their 40’s and 50’s sending me photos of all the supplements they are taking.  Approximately 85%…

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I cried when I read my Dutch Hormone Test results!

I get emails and messages from women every day telling me they’re feeling sad, depressed, anxious, lacking in confidence, struggling with weight.  They’ve been to the Doctors and if they are lucky the Doctor agreed to a blood test where the results were normal, or told they’re too young for a Blood test as it’s…

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Women’s Menopause Health Survey

Girls I need You! Can you spare me 3 minutes to answer this short survey on your Peri Menopause symptoms – this will enable me to provide you girls with more valuable content and to answer all your questions. Click here to complete https://bit.ly/2XRZzvH Lots of Love and Thank You <3 Cat xx The Hormone…

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Crying and emotional in Menopause

I don’t know why I’m crying! I hear this all the time from my Clients and women and my menopause meet-ups. AND I TOTALLY GET IT!! This was me! Age 40, crying for absolutely no reason. Life was good. I have nothing to worry or complain about. So why was I sad and in tears…

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Menopause Podcast with Inner Woman Wellness

Last week I was lucky enough to join Georgia at Inner Woman Wellness for an Instagram live session, all about hormones, the menopause and a holistic way of approaching this phase of life. Georgia created Inner Woman Wellness, a hub for women to find support and feel empowered about their own health, after she struggled…

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Menopause Detox to ease symptoms and weight

Are you hostage to your Hormones?  Gained weight during Lockdown? Overwhelmed by weight gain, brain fog and low energy during your 40’s and 50’s caused by the Peri and Post Menopause? Yes! Then this 10-21 day Detox Plan is going to give you the kick start to get you back on track. With REAL FOOD,…

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Denise van Outen: Golf has helped with perimenopausal anxiety

Denise van Outen says taking up golf has helped her deal with perimenopausal anxiety, and has “calmed” her and given her a confidence boost. Denise van Outen says golf has “really helped” her deal with perimenopausal anxiety. The 45-year-old actress believes the sport can be a great activity to help how women of a certain…

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Evening Primrose Oil for Hot Flash in Menopause

Evening primrose oil is made from the seeds of the flowers, and have been known to help women’s hormones and peri menopause symptoms, particularly Hot Flashes! The plants contain to gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) It’s believed that the healing properties come from these GLAs, they’re an omega-6 fatty acid found in plant oils. Skin It can…

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Over eating & Weight Gain in Peri Menopause

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Terri* was 43 when she came to see me, her main issues were Hormone Imbalance and over eating! She had gained weight, her skin was dull, her hair limp and her joints were achey. She worked in the city looking after children, where the house was full of chocolate, crisps and cake! (My worst nightmare!)…

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Can I still have a baby if I’m in Peri Menopause?

The thought of having another baby in your peri menopause years, how does that make you feel? My client called me up the other day in tears, she was mid 40’s and her period was late, she was wracking her brains trying to figure out if she could possibly be pregnant, the last thing she…

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GPs WRONGLY give antidepressants to menopausal women

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Have you been offered antidepressants by your GP for your Menopausal symptoms? An article in the Daily Express Newspaper states – “Hundreds of thousands of menopausal women are being prescribed antidepressants because poorly trained GPs are misdiagnosing their symptoms, campaigners warn. Women often suffer anxiety and mood swings as they reach the menopause but doctors…

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Aromatouch & DoTerra essential oils for Menopause

DoTerra Essential Oils and the Aromatouch technique are fabulous for women in menopause to help bring them back into a balanced relaxed state. As women we’re often dealing with a child, teenager or elderly parent who needs individual care and attention, a friend frustrated with work or marriage, a spouse with stress from work, the…

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Managing Menopause symptoms with Vitamin D

What role does Vitamin D play in managing the symptoms of Menopause? Vitamin D plays an important role in your overall health and well being by making sure your muscles; heart, lungs and brain work well and can fight infection. Getting enough Vitamin D can be complex, as you need to expose your skin on…

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MENOPAUSE MEMBERSHIP CLUB

Did you set intentions or goals at the beginning of 2020? Most women I know were focusing on Health, but we’re into April and nothing has changed, they’re still struggling with weight gain, low energy and moods! Does that sound like you? Now more than ever with the Virus going around, our hormones are working…

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Essential oils for Libido during Peri Menopause years!

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Struggling with your libido during your 40’s and 50’s? Have you tried essential oils to heighten your libido and sex drive! Women either find their sex drive goes through the roof and they enjoy sex and orgasm more, or their sex life vanishes. You can read more in this blog Boost your Libido during Peri…

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Boost your Libido during Peri Menopause

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  Has your libido changed since you entered your 40’s or the peri menopause years? As you hit the peri-menopausal phase you might notice your sex drive going through the roof, whilst some of you may find your sex drive has got up and gone! During these years your testosterone and oestrogen levels decrease, making…

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OVER INDULGED THIS EASTER DURING CORONA VIRUS LOCKDOWN?

Have you or your children over indulged during the Easter weekend and Lockdown due to the Corona Virus? I need to be honest, I have ! With my sons and my own birthday, sunny weather, alcohol and chocolate I’ve had to reach out for my Homeopathy first aid kit. Here’s some homeopathy remedies that can…

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Treat Menopause Hot Flushes with sweet potato

This month I’ve been talking all about Foods to help hot flashes and moods in peri and post menopause and today we’re talking sweet potato. Eating sweet food such as sweet potatoes can help to beat sugar cravings before your normal menstrual period, but I came across this great article on one ladies’ finding and…

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Hay fever and Allergies in Menopause

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  Runny or blocked nose, cough, sneezing, tight chest, heightened asthma.  Could it be hay fever?  Am I more susceptible to allergies in the Peri and Menopause years? Yes, we have a virus going around the World, but tree pollen season is upon us. Hay fever in the UK typically starts from mid to late…

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