Our Dr. Jennifer Berman, medical director of this site, appears often as a guest of "The Doctors" nationally syndicated TV show. You can see a compilation of her appearances, highlighting women's issues you all may be wondering about.
Thats Dr, Berman on the right, who also took part in the "Battle of the Sexes."
With more than 50 million (some say a conservawtuive number) women suf feruing from what is termed Female Sexual dysfunction, this list will lead to areticles to provide information to help and support.
Vibrance Associates Welcomes JJ Virgin, View video here.
JJ Virgin, one of the nation’s foremost fitness and nutrition experts, is joining Vibrance Associates sites and sharing her articles and expertise. Her 25 years in the health and fitness industry, the past 10 in holistic nutrition and functional medicine, have earned JJ recognition as the go- to weight loss expert who can unlock the door to lifelong weight management through her sensible, no- fail approach to nutrition and fitness. She will write articles for our sites, participate on our forums where she will respond to your questions and ideas and share her blogs.
Hormones are powerful chemicals that help keep your body functioning normally, your bones strong, your brains acute, and your sex life potent. Hormones are involved in almost every biological process in your body including sexual reproduction, growth, metabolism, weight control, aging, as well as immune function. Hormones, especially estrogen, play a critical role in our bodies that go well beyond alleviating the typical symptoms we all know of: hot flashes and night sweats. Hormones actually affect your brain, your cognitive ability and mental acuity or sharpness, short term memory as well as mood.
If you had asked me 5 years ago whether I thought that meditation was an integral component of health and wellness I probably would have shrugged and perhaps even chuckled. Well, since then, I have learned that meditation, in particular it’s affect on stress reduction, is an integral part of health wellness and sexuality and should be incorporated into every woman’s daily routine.
Easier said than done you may say. Take it from me, a Type A, multi-tasking do-it-all woman who can’t sit still for 5 minutes, much less try to clear my mind and to still for 20 minutes.
A less expensive version of the female condom (FC) was recently approved by the FDA. Will this increase the use of this contraceptive form, which offers several important benefits for women? Male condoms have played an important role in global HIV prevention over the past few decades. In recent years, women have become increasingly vulnerable to HIV, especially in highly afflicted sub-Saharan Africa. Since women are not always able to insist on the use of male condoms, there is a great global need for affordable and accessible woman-controlled barrier methods that provide dual protection against unintended pregnancy and the transmission of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV/AIDS.
U.S. survey finds two-thirds have had sex-related stress, anxiety.
THURSDAY, June 25 (HealthDay News) -- A new survey finds that 70 percent of American women have experienced a sexual health issue, and 22 percent felt very or extremely concerned about it.
Dr. Jennifer Berman, our medical director of www.bermansexualhealth.com, will appear on The Doctor's TV show episode called the "Vagina Show," airing on January 26th. Check your local listing for time and station.
Video: Dr. Jennifer Berman, medical director of this site, discusses
the use of vibrators and orgasm.
Millions of Americans suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome, endometriosis, interstitial cystitis, irritable bowel syndrome, temporomandibular joint and muscle disorders, and vulvodynia. Current research indicates that these conditions frequently coexist or 'overlap,' yet all of the disorders are poorly understood.