Hysterectomy, HRT and Endo Resources

Pete Hueseman, R.Ph., P.D.-Compounding Specialist
My source for bioidentical hormones

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Following, please find some resources that may be helpful.
If you're looking for information on a particular subject,
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HYSTERECTOMY RELATED RESOURCES

A MUST READ!!

HYSTERECTOMY — THE ALLEGED QUICK FIX WITH
LASTING CONSEQUENCES-Lise Cloutier-Steele

Hysterectomy-HERS Foundation

Hysterectomy-Dr. Stanley West

Hysterectomy-DGlenville, Ph.D

Avoiding Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy-Get the Facts HERS Foundation

Alternatives To Hysterectomy - by Marcelle Pick, OB/GYN NP

Ovarian Failure Following Hysterectomy

Should I Keep My Ovaries? Dr. Jerry Nosanchuk

Hysterectomy-Leave the Ovaries-Gabe Mirkin, M.D.

Hysterectomy and Alternatives-Dr. Paul Indman

Alternatives To Hysterectomy-Dr. del Junco Jr.

Hysterectomy-A Gynecologist's Second Opinion-William H. Parker, M.D.

Hysterectomy Overview

Nerve Sparing Hysterectomy-Dr. William Han

YourSurgery.com-Hysterectomy

Is The Uterus Necessary After Childbearing Is Complete?-Dr. Frederick Jelovsek

The Uterus

The Cervix and Hysterectomy-Dr. J. Glen Bradley

Number Of Cervix-Sparing Hysterectomies Increasing
Amid Debate Over Benefits, Risks

Structure and Function of the Female Reproductive System

Hysterectomy-A Historical Perspective

Fact Sheet: Hysterectomy in the US 1980 - 1993

Sans-Uteri Hysterectomy Forum

I encourage you to check out Beth Tiner's site, Sans-Uteri
Hysterectomy Forum, sent in the form of a daily email digest,
discussed are problems, solutions, experiences, and support is shared.

Hysterectomy and Post Operative Problems
at Woman's Diagnostic Cyber

Having Prolapse, Cystocele and Rectocele Fixed Without Hysterectomy

Early Menopause

Endometriosis Despite Hysterectomy

Starving Uterine Fibroids Proves Better Than Surgery

Hysterectomy Association-UK

Society For Women's Health Research

Can Hysterectomy Hurt Sex Lives? (not absolute but it can and does)

Can Hysterectomy Hurt Sex Lives?

No Sex Drive - Is there sex after hysterectomy?
By Tracee Cornforth, About.com Guide

(the sheer number of responses to this one question posed by
one woman speaks volumes)

Sex After A Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy Side Effects

POTENTIAL HEALTH CONSEQUENCES/
ISSUES POST HYSTERECTOMY

**Please note, I add these subjects not to scare anyone,
but to bring attention to the "possibilities", awareness
and knowledge are power and will allow us all to
be pro active in our own wellness and health.

What are the Side Effects of a Hysterectomy

The Side Effects of a Full Hysterectomy

"A full hysterectomy, also called a radical hysterectomy, is a surgical
procedure where the uterus (including the cervix), the fallopian tubes
and both ovaries are removed."

Removal of ovaries may affect heart Restraint urged on hysterectomies

Sleep Apnea and Low Hormone Levels

Pap Test

Do You Need a Pap After a Hysterectomy?

PAP Smear after Hysterectomy

Weight Gain After Hysterectomy

"Most pets tend to gain weight after spay/castration, this is due
to the hormone prolactin which rises after the pet has been altered.
Prolactin causes the body to conserve energy and store fat in the case of
lactation. In altered pets, it causes increase weight gain."

We acknowledge that this happens to dogs and cats?!
But not to humans??

Low hormone levels may encourage weight gain

Hair Loss & Low Hormones

Fatigue Worst Hysterectomy Side Effect

Is Orgasm Gone After Hysterectomy?

Hysterectomy-Increases Risk of Incontinence

Libido & HRT

The Impact of Hysterectomy on Sexual Life of Women

Vaginal Vault Prolapse

Infertility Aftershocks

Estrogen and Thyroid Drugs

RECOMMENDED READING - HYSTERECTOMY

HRT - NATURAL & SYNTHETIC Resources

Bellevue Pharmacy Solutions is "my" pharmacy. Pete Hueseman is one of the
most experienced and caring pharmacists I know. The entire staff at
Bellevue is dedicated to helping women restore hormone balance.

Bellevue works with women all over the U.S. and internationally.

!! NEW !!Compounding Pharmacy Listing Page

I have put together a state by state listing of
compounding pharmacies, if you know of a good
compounding pharmacy that is not listed here,
please let me know and I will add it.

Ray Peat's Hormone Newsletter

Dr. Raymond Peat,who has been studying
progesterone since the 1970's

John Lee, M.D.

Dr. Lee used natural progesterone with his own patients in his
practice for many years. His work is certainly worthy of consideration.

Bioidentical Hormones: Facts, Women's Rights and Choices-Dr. Elizabeth Vliet

Transitions For Health, Inc./Emerita

**Transitions provides a great supply of natural health
products, including, Pro-Gest, the original natural
progesterone cream, many, many natural products for
women's health. Visit their web site at:

Emerita

"Emerita (e-MER-ita) is a woman-owned company that's been in the business of serving women since the 1970s"

Talking To Your Doctor About HRT

Women's International Pharmacy

Bio Identical Hormones

Womens Guide to Natural Progesterone

Hormones and Their Influence

Natural Progesterone-What Role In Women's Healthcare

Typical Hormone Products

Hormone Heresy-Estrogen's Deadly Truth

Are You Being Duped By Drug Companies?

Breast Cancer Risk for women using hrt

Natural Progesterone

Test My Hormones.com

Home lab tests for better health & wellness

Doctors on the net and what they have to say about
hysterectomy, ovarian removal and hormone replacement.

(in alphabetical order)

Dr. James Biddle-Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy

Dr. Joe Collins-Your Menopause Type

Dr. John Lee-Natural Progesterone

Dr. Jane Murray-On Natural Progesterone

Dr. Jerry Nosanchuk, D.O.-On HRT

Dr. Raymond Peat-Studying Progesterone since the 1970's

Dr. Elizabeth Vliet- Author of "Screaming To Be Heard, Hormonal
Connections Women Suspect and Doctors Ignore"

Chat transcript from Power Surge

Elizabeth Lee Vliet, MD, is the founder and Medical Director of HER Place®

Located in Tucson, Arizona, and in Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas

Dr. Phillip Warner-Warner Study-
Use of Oral or Subcutaneous (pellet) Estradiol 17B with
Natural Progesterone in 200 Patients Followed for 10 years

Dr. Jonathan Wright-On Natural Estrogen

The Politics of Pharmaceuticals

Natural Human Hormones

Hormone book Recommendations:

FINDING A DOCTOR

Finding a Doctor-ProjectAWARE

**Additionally, if you have a really good doctor, you
can add them to ProjectAWARE's database here

Finding A Doctor Who Uses Natural Hormones

Looking for a new doctor, or, your pharmacist is your friend

Letter to Doctors about Hormone Replacement-
The Compounder Pharmacy

I started HRT-NHRT @ Yahoo Groups, in 2000, for discussion of hormone replacement,
and hysterectomy related experiences, we have over 450 members, it is an awesome source
of support, in a non judgmental atmosphere.
To join, type your email address in the box below and click join now.

*JOIN THE QUIET REVOLUTION*

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ENDOMETRIOSIS Resources

Endometriosis Association
8585 N. 76th Pl.
Milwaukee, WI 53223
800-992-3636
Fax 414-355-6065

**Founded by Mary Lou Ballweg in 1980. An independent organization
for those with the disease, governed primarily by those with the
disease, and independent of vested interests.

An invaluable source of information, contact, literature for
anyone with the disease. Membership is a yearly dues of $35.00.
Well worth it. Very informative monthly newsletters, opportunity
for contact with other women in your area with endo. Ability to
purchase their two books "Overcoming Endometriosis" and "The
Endometriosis Sourcebook". Two invaluable resources and all
books and literature available are very reasonably priced. First
time callers may leave a name and address to receive an
introductory packet. I would have been LOST without the invaluable
information from the Endometriosis Association when I was first
diagnosed and searching for information and support.

Visit The Endometriosis Association

Find an Endo Support Group In Your Area!

Endometriosis Research Center

Endometriosis.org

Endometriosis Walk For Awareness

Endometriosis Treatment Program @ St. Charles Medical Center-Bend, OR-Dr. David Redwine

Endometriosis-Dr. Stanley West

Endometriosis-What Is It? The Endo Assoc.

Endo Zone - The Endometriosis Quilt

This is one AWESOME site! Go check it out...! The "Endo" Wall

Endometriosis & Xenoestrogens-Elizabeth Smith, M.D.

Incisional Endometriosis

Ovarian Cysts and Endometriosis

Endometriosis Conquering The Silent Invader

Many Endo Articles at the Center For Endometriosis Care

Previous use of oral contraceptives may increase the risk of endo

Center For Endometriosis Care-Atlanta, GA

National Lupron Victims Network

Endometriosis: Common, Overlooked Condition Linked to Thyroid Disease

Endo Awareness & Information

RECOMMENDED READING - ENDOMETRIOSIS

(Mary Lou Ballweg, President of the Endometriosis Association's
books are highly recommended)

COMPOUNDING PHARMACY RESOURCES

Compounding Pharmacy Listing Page

Extensive listings for compounding pharmacies I've
researched, some have been sent in by others.

Separate listing page for Canada and the UK

Int'l Academy of Compounding Pharmacists
P.O. Box 1365 Sugar Land, TX 77487
Phone (800)927-4227 Fax (281)495-0602

Int'l Academy of Compounding Pharmacists

The International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists
can locate a compounding pharmacy in your area

Compounding Pharmacies Listing - Project Aware

Over the Counter Hormones-Aeron Life Cycles

The History of Pharmaceutical Compounding

History of Pharmacy

Drugs and Medications Search Engine and Directory

Compounding - Bioidentical Hormone related items

WOMEN'S HEALTH Resources

FIBROIDS

Fibroids-Dr. Stanley West

Sex, Lies and Uterine Fibroids-Carla Dionne

Institute for Female Alternative Medicine
The Alternative to Hysterectomy for Fibroid Tumors

Hope For Fibroids Organization

India’s 1st Fibroid Club & Fibroid Clinic for uterine artery embolization

What are Fibroids?

The Fibroid Corner

Treatment for Fibroids

Alternatives to Hysterectomy-Common Objections

New Treatment for Uterine Fibroids Avoids Surgery

Fibroid Embolization

Uterine Fibroids, Myomectomy

UAE-Uterine Artery Embolization

National Uterine Fibroids Foundation

Fibroid Options-Georgetown University

All About Myomectomy-Dr. Paul Indman

RECOMMENDED READING - FIBROIDS

OTHER SUBJECTS OF INTEREST

Our Chance To Speak Up! - Gynecological Health Care Survey

Adenomyosis

Adenomyosis

Adenomyosis

Adenomyosis- Surgical Treatment without hysterectomy

Uterine Artery Embolization for the Treatment of Adenomyosis

Androgens and Woman

Autoimmune Disease In Women

Drugs and Medications Search Engine and Directory

Female Sexual Dysfunction-FAQ

Hernia Resource Center

Male Menopause

Menorrhagia-Freeze Away Bleeding

New Studies Lead to a Better Understanding of PMS

If You Have Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian Cysts-The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

PCOS-livingwithpcos.com

Raynaud's Phenomenon

GASTROINTESTINAL STROMAL TUMOR

One woman's doctor thought she had an ovarian tumor
that turned out to be a rare intestinal tumor, read
Tania's courageous story.

Thyroid Controversy

Vaginal Hysterectomy & Back Pain

Yeast Infection Treatments

Other books of interest

Thyroid-

PCOS

Fibromyalgia

Adnemyosis

Ovarian Cysts & "Ovary" related

Menopause

Breast Health and Breast Cancer

Miscellaneous

The much anticipated and long awaited:

MISINFORMED CONSENT

Misinformed Consent – Women’s Stories
about Unnecessary Hysterectomy by
Lise Cloutier Steele
Foreword by Stanley T. West, M.D., FACOG
and Author of The Hysterectomy Hoax

The U.S. Edition of Misinformed Consent, published by
Next Decade, Inc., is now available through amazon.com

To order a copy online, click on the book below:

My own hysterectomy story is proudly included in Misinformed Consent

The U.S. edition of Misinformed Consent will be released in
early 2003 by Next Decade, Inc. of New Jersey.
For more information, go to:

www.nextdecade.com

I am passionately and diligently working to raise awareness
about hysterectomy and the problems/challenges that many of
us face. If you have had lingering symptoms that you can't
get resolved, feel free to email me your story, or fill out
one of the questionnaire's on the Questionnaire Page.

Other Pages at Hysterectomy Awareness:

How You Can Help

Hysterectomy Newsletter

**Request copies of my FYI newsletter by email, subjects listed on the Newsletter page.

Hysterectomy *Connections*

Compounding Pharmacy Listings-U.S.

Compounding Pharmacy Listings-CANADA-OTHER

Monthly Interview Page

Interview's featuring a women's health related website and interview
with the site's owner or representative.

Research & Data Collection

Let your voice be heard!

Research & Data Responses

Hysterectomy, HRT & Endometriosis Resources

Recommended Reading

In Association with-© Amazon.com

Great books: Dr.John Lee, Dr. Elizabeth Vliet, Dr. Jonathan Wright, etc.

Hysterectomy - Pre Op & Post Op Advice

Natural Hormone Replacement

My Quest For Natural Hormone Replacement

HRT Resource

Hysterectomy-My Plea

Hysterectomy & Endometriosis Questionnaire

An opportunity to share your experience-let your voice be heard.

Hysterectomy Experiences

Positive Hysterectomy Experiences

My Endometriosis Story

Endometriosis Treatment Options

Endometriosis Experiences

Recovery Journals

ABOUT ME...

On This Day....

July 17th, 2010, marks the 13 year anniversary
of my Total Hysterectomy or TAH/BSO

Please visit my tribute: On This Day

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Updated: 06/26/13

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