This is perhaps our most lovely episode yet. We had the beautiful Dr Mariza Snyder on to talk about how to use essential oils from both a clinical and practical perspective. Dr Mariza is a Functional Medicine Physician with a specialty in women’s hormones and author of the Smart Mom’s Guide To Essential Oils – […]
Reunited and it feels so good! So many of you have mentioned that you miss the dynamic duo that was Sarah and Jason on the JASSAFIT podcast so we got the man himself on our show! Jason is best known for his AltShift Diet but has a passion for helping women go about their health […]
Answering your questions in this show including how big a deal is it not to get a period after coming off the birth control pill and why your SHBG (sex hormone binding globulin) can stay elevated for years after taking the pill creating low free, active sex hormones across the board. We also had a […]
Most woman experience a a period without understanding what the amount and quality of flow mean, how spotting can indicate low progesterone or an infection or what can seem alarming about a bright red streak of blood mid cycle when it's actually totally normal. Part of our every day life, woman sadly haven't been taught how to read the messages their period sends them.
Your Period: What Does It All Mean? Ladies, if you’re reading this blog post I’d venture to say you’ve had a least a couple of periods in your lifetime. And I’d also bet that things have happened related to your period that confused or worried you but you didn’t know if you should ask around […]
Functional neurologist and guest of The Dr Oz Show, the lovely Trupti Gokani, MD joins us in this episode and it was amazing. Her unique blend of Ayurveda, Functional Medicine and neurology gives such cool insights into common issues so many of us suffer with including poor sleep, headaches, waning memory, anxiety and brain fog. […]
Acne is not only a troublesome symptom but a sign that your hormones are out of balance. It is also a beacon from your internal chemistry that you're dealing with inflammation and likely eating the wrong foods. If you have PCOS it is also a clear sign you're dealing with androgen overload or hypersensitivity.
Acne: Is It Your Hormones Or Your Diet? It is both. Your hormones and diet that is. Despite the dermatology party line, “the cause of acne remains unknown” or acne is a vague condition of “hormonal imbalances”, we know a lot actually about what causes acne – and what can help clear up your skin. […]
Losing hair is among the most distressing of all symptoms I see in my office. It can create an extreme amount of stress and guess what’s bad for hair loss? stress. But that’s just one of the multiple reasons you could be losing your tresses. Most women that are concerned about hair loss are taking […]
Alcohol has profound effects that ripple throughout your metabolism. While many of us love a good glass of wine it can wreak havoc on our waistline, skew our hormones in favor of excess estrogen, increased insulin resistance and elevated cortisol. This can leave us with inflammation, insomnia, excess appetite and cravings as well as increased health risks.
How Alcohol Affects Your Female Hormones & Metabolism Wine, cocktails, good times, girlfriends, relaxation, summer fun, Holiday cheer – they all conjure up good times and put a smile on most of our faces. It is called HAPPY hour after all! Since it’s synonymous with fun, it is no wonder why most women are wondering […]
Over the last few months as I’ve dealt with my own histamine intolerance I’ve shared about it on Facebook and Instagram. As I talked about it with you all there was a lot of huh? What is this? Why on earth would you have such a restrictive diet? Can’t you just take a Claritin?? I wish....
What Is Histamine & Why I Can’t I Stand It When we think of histamine what comes to mind is runny noses and itchy eyes in the spring and maybe getting hives. Histamine is actually a bigger part of all of our lives going well beyond hay fever and allergies. Histamine is an […]
You’re sitting down right? As we’ve eluded to in the past few months there’s a lot going on over here! Professionally things are amazing with the book coming out and all and we’ve had so much support for our work and this podcast lately, it’s been just incredible! Thank you. But as life tends to […]