Women’s Health


Breast Questions: Part 1 Why Do Girls’ Breasts Get Bigger? There are two main factors that influence the growth of breasts: nutrition and genetics. Breast growth happens during puberty . The pubertal hormones produced by the pituitary gland (located in…
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Dong Quai Safety

Overview Dong quai, also known as Angelica sinensis, is a plant root frequently used in traditional Chinese medicine for the treatment of ailments including painful menstruation, menopause, female reproductive problems and arthritis. Before you use dong quai, take the time…
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Dong Quai Risks

Dong quai has been used for centuries as a component of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). According to the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC), TCM practitioners recommend dong quai as a treatment for infertility, heart disease, menstrual problems and menopause-related…
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