Archive for the ‘Addiction’ Category

Just Say ‘Halt’ to Stress and Cravings. Part 2

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Am I Lonely?

Loneliness and addiction go hand in hand. Driven by shame, many of us kept our compulsions secret (or thought we did!)

If we did have “drinking buddies,” we may have left them behind as we embarked on the road to recovery.


Bleeding with Hormone Therapy

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

Q.I am 51 and I am taking both Premarin and Provera every day. I still have my period. Will I ever stop bleeding? Some people say that I will have it all my life because I am taking the hormones. Or could this be a sign of ovarian cancer? (more…)

E-biz Onslaught will Affect Jobs

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Ogden Nash said that “progress is great, but it has gone on far too long.” That might be a clever response to the massive changes occurring around us. If taken too seriously, it could also be a very dangerous attitude. (more…)

Estrogen Treatment Can Increase Need for Thyroid Hormone

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Postmenopausal women who take thyroid medication and are also taking estrogen-containing hormone replacement therapy (HRT) should have their thyroid function assessed, according to a report in the June 7 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. (more…)


Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Why is it that public opinion says it’s OK for a man to masturbate, that it’s an expression of masculinity and pride. But at the same time, it’s considered inappropriate for a female?


Hypnotherapy: Stomp out the Smoking Habit

Thursday, December 24th, 2009

People seem to connect hypnosis with smoking. When I tell people that I am a hypnotherapist, the first thing they usually say is ‘Oh, so you make people quit smoking.’ The next comment usually is a question, ‘Does it work?’