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The Virginia Hopkins Health Watch is made possible by the Virginia Hopkins Test Kits website. Here are some favorite articles and products.

detox_supplements_tmb.jpgDo Detox Supplements Work?
Are detox supplements and purification programs worth the time and money?

Check Testosterone Levels for Just $35!
Both men and women need balanced testosterone for optimal health. Our test kit is an accurate and reliable way to check for testosterone deficiency or excess. Take the test at home and mail to the lab in a prepaid envelope. Confidential test results include comparisons, charts and detailed analysis.

Comprehensive Hormone Profiles – Men and Women
Our Hormone Profiles are an easy, accurate test for men and women to find out if hormones are balanced. Take the test at home and mail to the lab in a prepaid envelope. Confidential test results include comparisons, charts and detailed analysis.

10 Useful Remedies for the Medicine Cabinet
A few key over-the-counter medicines and remedies can shorten healing time for minor sprains, strains, bruises, stings, cuts, stomach ailments and more.

Simple Remedy for an Abnormal Pap Smear
According to Dr. John Lee, correcting a simple nutrient imbalance can bring a pap smear back to normal in a few months. [read more… ]

10 Steps to Hormone Balance
How to Begin the Journey Towards Optimal Health and Hormone Balance

If you’re just beginning the journey to optimal health and hormone balance it can seem like a daunting and confusing road to travel. Just take it one step at a time! Here are some first steps that can help you get started.

Alternatives to Drugstore Medicines for Allergies
There are safe and effective alternatives to allergy drugs that cause drowsiness and foggy thinking, or jitteriness and irritability. You can choose from Chinese formulas, nutritional supplements and herbs.

Flu Fighters: It’s All about the Host
Whether or not a flu virus sets up house in your body depends a lot on how welcoming a host you are. Here are some strategies and remedies for making a virus feel unwelcome.

Shoppers Safety Guide For Personal Care and Cleaning Products
The Organic Consumers Association has released a Shoppers Safety Guide for Personal Care and Cleaning Products. It’s a downloadable two-page flier that targets the petrochemical carcinogen 1,4-dioxane, which is considered a “contaminant” and is therefore not listed on product labels. They warn that many products contain1,4-dioxane, and if your favorite personal care or cleaning product isn’t on the list, avoid products containing myreth, oleth, laureth, ceteareth, any other “eth,” PEG, polyethylene, polyethylene glycol, polyoxyethylene, or oxynol..

Russell L. Blaylock, M.D.
A Brilliant, Maverick Physician Who Tells the Truth
Russell L. Blaylock, M.D. has been thinking outside the box for decades, starting with his classic and still-relevant book Excitotoxins: The Taste that Kills. Find out more about Dr. Blaylock, his newsletter, books, website and Brain Repair formulas. [read more…]

My Allergy Test
Find out what’s making you sneeze and sniffle! My Allergy Test is an easy, safe and accurate home test kit for 10 of the most common allergens.

It’s Official – Less Synthetic HRT = Less Breast Cancer
New England Journal of Medicine Says Long-Term HRT Probably Caused Breast Cancer in 200,000 Women.

Red Meat is Not the Villain
Tweaked data and missing pieces create misleading conclusions in huge taxpayer-funded study.

Johns Hopkins Docs Say Diagnostic Errors a Threat to Patient Safety
How to avoid becoming a medical misdiagnosis statistic.

An Aspirin a Day—Not So Fast!
Try alternatives before jumping on the risky aspirin bandwagon.

Now Available as Downloads!
John R. Lee M.D.’s Commonsense Guide to a Healthy Heart
Get Smart About Your Brain by John R. Lee, M.D.

Six tests in one kit at a great price.
Our new CardioMetabolic Test can help you assess your risk for heart disease at a great price and in the privacy of your own home. Test for 6 important markers of heart disease and diabetes risk with this easy-to-use and highly accurate test. Find out more…

Thanks to the enormous popularity of our vitamin D test, we have been able to lower the price by more than half. As long as demand stays high, we’ll keep the price low. Take advantage of this great price now! Find out more…

Read Natural Progesterone—An Overview. This article will give you a great introduction to natural progesterone, the building block for bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT), and will point you to more detailed articles.

Bioidentical Estrogen – How Much to Take and When
by John R. Lee, M.D. A little bit of estrogen goes a long way.

Better mood, weight loss, younger looking skin, stronger bones, increased libido and relief from menopausal symptoms. These are just some of the benefits that can be achieved with hormone balance. If you need a user-friendly guide to hormone balance, this is the book for you. A step by step program for hormone balance that’s easy to follow.

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Saliva Test or Blood Spot — What’s the Best?

Hysterectomy and Natural Hormones

PMS and Hormone Balance

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