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Author: Jackie Harvey

How to Re-Balance Hormones with Low Carb Nutrition

How to Re-Balance Hormones with Low Carb Nutrition

How to Re-Balance Hormones with Low Carb Nutrition How we nourish our body is very important…but it can be revolutionary when trying to re-balance our hormones. Our body responds to the food we give it by producing appropriate hormones. For instance, we know that eating […]

D3 and Breast Cancer

D3 and Breast Cancer

D3 and breast cancer and how it relates. I am always on the lookout for more information and studies that support natural alternatives to assist with hormone health challenges. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and this should remind us of the need for natural […]

Introducing the Director of Field Operations – Deanne Goss

Introducing the Director of Field Operations – Deanne Goss

Hi, I’m Deanne Goss the new Director of Field Operations here at MaxxAlive. I am very excited to be a part of this great company and mission to help women everywhere MAXXIMIZE their life and health. Recently, I have had the wonderful honor of spending […]

Hormone Disruptors: The Effect for the Hormonally Challenged

Hormone Disruptors: The Effect for the Hormonally Challenged

An endocrine disruptor or hormone disruptor is a synthetic compound that mimics a natural hormone when it is absorbed by the body.  The effect can include: altering normal hormone levels, triggering excessive hormone action, or completely blocking a natural hormone response. This has implications for […]

Effects of Excess Progesterone

Effects of Excess Progesterone

Excess progesterone is always a result of taking too much supplemental progesterone;  the body itself never over-produces progesterone.  Symptoms show up after a number of months of consistent usage. When women consistently use progesterone without taking a break or when using higher dosages than those […]

Hormones and Breast Cancer: What is the Connection?

Hormones and Breast Cancer: What is the Connection?

October is BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH A woman dies of breast cancer every 12 minutes in North America!  It has become the most common cancer-related cause of death in women.  The risk of surviving malignant breast cancer is just about the same as it was […]

Teenage Estrogen Dominance with PMS and Stress Symptoms?

Teenage Estrogen Dominance with PMS and Stress Symptoms?

Teenage estrogen dominance ? Considering that estrogen dominance equals progesterone deficiency it is likely that teens too can become estrogen dominant. Considering that estrogen dominance equals progesterone deficiency it is likely that teens too can become estrogen dominant. What Is NORMAL? Dr Jerilyn Prior of […]

Saliva Testing Reveals Estrogen Dominance in Women

Saliva Testing Reveals Estrogen Dominance in Women

The late Dr. John R. Lee a California physician first coined the term Estrogen Dominance. Estrogen Dominance relates to a deficiency of progesterone relative to existing estrogen levels in the body of a woman …although men can become estrogen dominant too. The symptoms that manifest […]