Radio Interview: Dr. Shira Miller on Holy Hormones, Honey!

Shira Miller, M.D.Men, Women6 Comments

Last month I was interviewed by Leslie Botha on the Holy Hormones, Honey! radio show at KRFC 88.9 FM, Ft. Collins, Colorado. We discussed: Why did I decide to become a menopause doctor? Is menopause a chronic disease? Is there really such a thing as post-menopause? What is the best way to replace bio-identical hormones after menopause? How do estrogen … Read More

Dr. Shira Miller WOWs Women on HRT Alternative

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I recently presented my seminar “How to Have a Luxurious Menopause & Postmenopause” to Wonderful Online Women (WOW).  What a wonderful audience they were!  The ladies were respectful, curious, and asked great questions.  Ellen, the group’s leader and host, reviewed my talk, which is reposted below and also available on their website (click here). Another Thursday night, another wonderful Wow … Read More

Videos on Restoring the Menstrual Period After Menopause

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The short videos below are a collection of doctor, patient, and actor testimonials about the benefits of bioidentical hormone replacement therapies which mimic youthful hormone levels, rhythms, and menstrual periods.  They are available online and I have merely compiled them here for your convenience. Endocrinologist Dr. Diana Schwarzbein explains how hormones should be replaced after menopause, and why a menstrual … Read More

Dr. Miller To Give Menopause Lecture in San Diego

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  Dr. Shira Miller, Facebook’s most popular menopause doctor, will be giving a lecture on menopause and postmenopause at the Pacific Athletic Club (PAC) in San Diego on October 1, 2011. Low sex drive? Vaginal dryness? Hot flashes? Night sweats? Depression? Fatigue? Insomnia? Weight gain? Osteoporosis? Anxiety? Heart Palpitations? Accelerated skin wrinkling? Urine leakage? Feeling invisible? Come and listen to a free … Read More

How Do I Know If My Wife Is Going Through Menopause?

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A couple of weeks ago I started taking questions from my Facebook fans and then answering them on video. Below is the first Q&A video. Please let me know what you think. My husband was my camera man, editor, voice over artist, and made sure I smiled (at least at the beginning) while discussing this very serious topic! CLICK PICTURE … Read More

The Postmenopausal Woman’s Declaration of Independence

Shira Miller, M.D.Women

When, in the course of human evolution, women live past their reproductive years and survive past menopause, it becomes necessary for them to decide whether or not to get treated for the permanent estrogen and progesterone hormone deficiencies that result in their bodies because of menopause. Menopausal and “postmenopausal women” need to make this decision because estrogen and progesterone deficiencies have … Read More

Abstract: Estradiol Improves Cognition in Postmenopausal Alzheimer Women

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts, Women

J Alzheimers Dis. 2011 Jun 21. Short-term Hormone Therapy with Transdermal Estradiol Improves Cognition for Postmenopausal Women with Alzheimer’s Disease: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Wharton W, Baker LD, Gleason CE, Dowling M, Barnet JH, Johnson S, Carlsson C, Craft S, Asthana S. Source University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, … Read More

How to Protect Your Dog from a Vaccine Junkie

Shira Miller, M.D.Men, Women5 Comments

My veterinarian is a friendly young woman, but this week she made me cry. I will admit that I’m not the average dog mom. As an integrative medicine physician I know the benefits of nutrition, lifestyle, and bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for humans and that old traditions die hard, so when I got my cocker spaniel puppy, Daphne, I did … Read More

Abstract: Sleep Restriction Reduces Testosterone Levels in Young Healthy Men

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts, Men

Research Letter Effect of 1 Week of Sleep Restriction on Testosterone Levels in Young Healthy Men JAMA. 2011 Jun 1;305(21):2173-4. Rachel Leproult, PhD; Eve Van Cauter, PhD Source: Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA. To the Editor: Chronic sleep curtailment is endemic in modern societies. The majority of the daily testosterone release in men occurs during sleep. 1 Sleep fragmentation and … Read More

Dr. Miller at Beverly Hills Health Expo Sunday

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If you are in the LA area this weekend, stop by the Beverly Hills Health, Fitness & Beauty Expo (adjacent to the Farmers’ Market) on Sunday, May 15th, 2011 and say hello. I will be at Booth 8, from 9am-1pm. Can’t figure out what you are supposed to do about perimenopause, menopause, postmenopause, or male menopause? Don’t know the difference … Read More