Dr. Jolene Brighten is back on the podcast today and he or she’s right here to speak about an enormous subject that impacts so many ladies. If you happen to don’t know her from earlier podcasts, she is a Practical Medication Naturopathic Medical Physician and the Founding father of Rubus Well being, which is a ladies’s medication clinic that makes a speciality of hormones. She’s additionally an expensive good friend and one of many smartest ladies I do know.
Jolene’s been speaking for years about an issue ladies all around the globe are dealing with, though they might not know that to name it. To make clear this subject she’s written a e-book referred to as Ditch the Capsule, a 30-day plan to help ladies on hormonal contraception, assist them transition off, and get rid of signs of post-birth management syndrome.
I’ve a number of posts on the positioning about this subject and alternate options to hormonal contraceptives, and I do know from the response that this subject isn’t at all times straightforward however it’s an vital dialog that must be had extra within the well being house. Take a pay attention and let me know what you assume!
Episode Highlights With Dr. Jolene Brighten
- the stunning proportion of ladies taking the capsule for a purpose apart from contraception
- what’s going on physiologically when a girl takes hormonal contraception
- the impacts of the capsule a health care provider might not warn about
- shocking substances hiding in IUDs (trace: BPA!)
- the way in which the capsule can contribute to leaky intestine
- an vital purpose to assume twice about hormonal contraception if there’s a household historical past of autoimmunity
- the robust correlation between contraception and melancholy
- a manner that contraception depletes B6 and tryptophan
- the hyperlink between the capsule and melancholy, anxiousness, panic assaults, and different signs
- why contraception is inflammatory by nature
- the remedy cascade attributable to contraception
- a stunning realization that the contraception capsule was the primary remedy that may very well be given to somebody who didn’t even have a illness
- the unhappy purpose that libido might not return even after stopping the capsule
Sources We Point out
Books by Dr. Brighten
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