1. 40% of IVF Treatments Are Unnecessary
    Your entire body takes direction from your hormones. Hormones are secreted by your endocrine system and are responsible for telling your organs what to do and when to do it.1 They are essentially chem …
  2. Males and females react differently to the same pain
    It’s no secret that men and women are different. Diane Halpern, Ph.D., past president of the American Psychological Association, wrote an academic text, “Sex Differences in Cognitive Abilities.” Bruce …
  3. Water and Homeopathy: Latest Discoveries at Science’s Cutting Edge
    By Dana Ullman, MPH, CCH and Lionel Milgrom, Ph.D., RHom, MARH If the common physician, scientist and educated consumer were to believe Wikipedia, they would assume that there is absolutely no researc …
  4. The Link Between Birth Control Pills and Depression
    By Dr. Mercola Birth control pills are the most popular form of contraception among U.S. women. They’re taken by 16 percent of this population, while just over 7 percent use long-acting reversible for …
  5. Estrogen Could Have Prevented Almost 50,000 Deaths
    By Dr. Mercola Hormone replacement is a complex topic, and medical recommendations have fluctuated back and forth when it comes to replacing hormones like estrogen in women suffering from symptoms of …
  6. Environmental Toxins Causing Early Puberty in Both Boys and Girls
    By Dr. Mercola Reaching puberty is a rite of passage that we’ve all been through, but children are now reaching it earlier than ever before, and while precocious puberty in girls has received most of …
  7. Accutane Acne Drug Widely 'Overused' Says UK Dermatologist
    By Dr. Mercola Up to 50 million Americans struggle with acne, making it the most common skin disorder in the United States.1 When it strikes during the teen years, it can lead to feelings of self-cons …
  8. Unplanned Pregnancies 20 Times More Likely on Birth Control Pill than IUD
    By Dr. Mercola If you think your birth control pill is the best pregnancy prevention tool there is, you may be surprised by new research looking into its failure rates. Compared to other forms of prot …
  9. Task Force Tells Women to Stop Doing This (No, Not Mammograms This Time)
    By Dr. Mercola The US Preventive Services Task Force recently published its draft recommendations on hormone replacement therapy1. While the task force has previously sparked controversy with its reco …
  10. Parabens: 99% of Breast Cancer Tissue Contained This Everyday Chemical (NOT Aluminum)
    By Dr. Mercola New research examining parabens found in cancerous human breast tissue points the finger at antiperspirants and other cosmetics for increasing your risk of breast canceri. The research, …