Where Did All This Hair Come From?

Women spend an inordinate amount of time seeking out and destroying body and facial hair. It seems as if, from age 12 or so we are determined to never let anyone see that part of ourselves again. Waxing, depilatories, shaving, plucking...hair removal at all co...

Vaginal Atrophy and Menopause

Faith Bowman There’s an oldish saying that goes ‘Use it or lose it’ that comes to mind regarding menopause. As women we spend so much time judging ourselves that the end of the reproductive day we’re caught up short, possibly never having appreciated the gl...

Vaginal Dryness 101

Today's Woman The word ‘vagina’ is somewhat taboo. So it’s no wonder no one talks about vagina dryness. Regardless, many women will experience vaginal dryness in their lifetime.  According to statics, up to 75% of menopausal women may very well ex...

Are Hot Flashes For Real!?

by Faith Bowman  Hot flashes are the urban myth of menopause apocrypha. Hints are dropped and jokes are made and the mythical hot flash is blamed for all sorts of sitcom shenanigans. No one ever says exactly what it is or how it happens, you just see someon...