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Several years ago I found out that I had severe endometriosis, as well as a tangerine-sized Fibroid tumor. Both were wreaking havoc on me. It wasn’t pleasant and the pain was unbearable. There were days that I couldn’t even stand up. I had laparoscopic surgery and a D&C in 2003, and again in 2007. I was fine for a while in between but then the pain would hit me again.

I had just turned 40 in 2009, when the discussions started about the possibility of a hysterectomy. I was devastated, to say the least. This is not an easy topic to discuss with your husband but I had to because he had to know the risks of how this would affect the both of us if I did have the surgery, and also the risks of not having the surgery and trying to have a baby…..at 40. In the end, my health was more important, so I had the surgery in December 2009.

I had about seven weeks off of work. I got bored after the first week, but I was too weak, and still having problems, so I stayed home and mainly in bed. After a couple of weeks I started noticing some changes in myself. I was having trouble sleeping. I would have restless legs and would wake up drenched in sweat. One minute I would be freezing to death, the next I would having hot flashes. I can’t really describe the feelings, other than I felt horrible. I also felt really depressed because all of these things were happening to me and I felt like no one could grasp how horrible I felt.

There is much more I can tell you but I am sure it would only bore you to death. I did, however, want to tell you about a company that has helped me feel a bit better: At Last Naturals. For the past two years I have been on and off medications that were supposed to help with all the problems I was having after my surgery. All of them made me ill and I hated taking medications that made me feel sick.

I tried an estrogen patch and ended up in the hospital with a blood clot. It caused other problems as well. After being hospitalized about five times in 2010, I took myself off all the medications that I was taking in relation to my surgery, and what was supposed to be helping me cope with my changing hormones. I was done and just couldn’t take it anymore.

I started looking into natural products for myself but never really found anything that worked for me. I felt like I was better off just not taking anything. The night sweats, hot flashes, and cold sweats continued until I started taking some of the products recommended by At Last Naturals: Progesterone Balancing Cream, Meno-Herbs 2, and Vaginal Gel with Vitamin E.

Whether you are going through Menopause, have Perimenopause or PMS symptoms, At Last Naturals has something for you. At Last Naturals is a woman-owned company dedicated to providing products that helps counteract the effects of hormonal changes. Their women’s health products are designed to provide relief with the healing properties of wild yam, which is one of the many reasons I really love the products I am using

Products include the following:

At Last Naturals® Wild Yam Cream

This natural cream is rich in diosgenin, a plant compound derived from wild yam that is structurally similar to those found in the body that can naturally help support women gently and effectively during times of imbalance. This, together with its exceptional moisturizing properties, the Wild Yam Cream assists the body in fighting hot flashes, mood swings and other menopausal, perimenopausal and PMS related issues. Suggested retail price: $16.95

Wild Yam Extra Strength Gel

Formulated for women experiencing more bothersome symptoms, such as hot flashes, mood swings and other menopausal, perimenopausal and PMS related issues, the extra strength gel offers a higher concentration of diosgenin (derived from wild yam). At Last Naturals Wild Yam Extra Strength Gel assists the body in fighting more severe symptoms related to menopausal, perimenopausal and PMS. Suggested retail price: $21.00

At Last Naturals® Wild Yam Vaginal Gel

The non-irritating, water-based gel formula with Vitamin E provides naturally soothing relief for vaginal dryness and to help restore a women’s natural lubrication. Use every day, during sexual activity or as frequently as needed. Suggested retail price: $8.95

At Last Naturals® Wild Yam Meno-Herbs®

An all-herbal tablet formulation containing not only diosgenin, a plant compound derived from wild yam, but also a proprietary blend of key botanicals, such as red clover, dong quai, black cohosh, raspberry, chaste tree berry and other important herbs for women.  It works synergistically to help balance and support the female system. Suggested retail price: $16.00

At Last Naturals® Meno-Herbs2® (with Protykin®)

An all-herbal, proprietary tablet formulation made with 10 botanicals, as well as Protykin®, a standardized Trans- RESVERATROL high potency 200:1 extract of Polygonum cuspidatum (root). This powerful antioxidant and cardioprotectant contains 50% phytoestrogens (natural plant estrogens). As a phytoestrogen, Protykin® helps provide natural menopause relief by helping maintain normal estrogen activity, reducing hot flashes, balancing mood swings and promoting healthy bone density. Derived from the root of Polygonum cuspidatum, an herb used in traditional Chinese medicine, Protykin® contains more than 1,000-times the amount of the same antioxidant ingredient in red wine that is believed to promote cardiovascular health and reduce the effects of premature aging. In addition, the formula contains red clover, black cohosh, dong quai, wild yam, raspberry, chaste tree berry and other important herbs for women that work synergistically to help balance and support the female system. This unique, extra-strength herbal combination provides a rich source of isoflavins and natural plant estrogens.  It can be taken alone or as a safe and effective adjunct to the entire At Last Naturals® topical line.Suggested retail price: $24.50

At Last Naturals® Equigest® Progesterone Cream

This external cosmetic progesterone cream is applied to specific areas of the body to deliver just the right combination of quality ingredients to help maintain a healthy hormonal balance. At Last Naturals® Equigest® Progesterone Cream contains USP micronized progesterone (the process of micronization allows for steady, even absorption). USP classifies the progesterone as the highest quality available.  It is formulated in a cream base that also contains vitamin E, vitamin A and pure aloe vera. Suggested retail price: $26.00

Meno-Herbs 2 and Equigest-Progesterone Cream has made my day-to-day life bearable.  It helps fight the mood swings, hot flashes and other symptoms associated with my menopause. Each table contains a blend of ten botanicals. They have been helping women like me for over 40 years, so talk to them if you are interested in learning more: Phone: 800.527.8123 Visit them and have a look around. Talk to other women who have been using their products. Whether you are 20, 30, 40…At Last Naturals is here to help with the symptoms you are experiencing from Menopause, PMS, or Perimenopause.

WIN IT: One winner will receive a complete set of At Last Naturals products for women, which includes the following:

·        At Last Naturals Wild Yam Cream (2-ounce tube: $17.75)

·        At Last Naturals Wild Yam Extra Strength Gel (2-ounce tube: $22.50)

·        At Last Naturals Vaginal Gel (5-ounce tube: $9.75)

·        At Last Naturals Wild Yam Meno-Herbs® (90 tablets: $17.75)

·        At Last Naturals Meno-Herbs2® (with Protykin®) (90 tablets: $26.95)

·        At Last Naturals Equigest® Progesterone Cream (2-ounce tube: $26.00)

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Disclaimer: I received products from At Last Naturals for review purposes only. The opinions listed are strictly my own honest opinions of the products I tried. Information in italics was copied directly from At Last Naturals’ website. The products and the claims made about specific products within this blog post have not been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration and are not approved to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease. The information provided is for informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for advice from your physician or other health care professional or any information contained on or in any product label or packaging. You should not use the information in this blog post for diagnosis or treatment of any health problem or for prescription of any medication or other treatment.  Please talk to your family doctor about using any supplements.

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