On Air with Ella - podcast episode 318
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DR. CARRIE JONES IS ANSWERING YOUR QUESTIONS
In this episode:
Can we still drink alcohol after 40, 45, 50?
Can we drink wine? Why does alcohol seem to hit harder after age 40?
When/if we do drink, can we preempt the consequences?
True hydration isn't just about water - don't ignore salt and other minerals.
How is castor oil good for skin, hair and inflammation?
Castor oil benefits and applications
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Hormones, tracking and testing...
Tech wearables to track your stress markers, your menstrual cycle and other things: the pros and cons of Oura rings, Whoop, etc
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Our hormonal landscape in perimenopause
Testing hormone levels - when to test, what to test
Testosterone pellets - saving grace or too dangerous?
Progesterone - can we take it on its own?
Low estrogen symptoms
Finding a Peri / Menopausal practitioner (see below!)
RESOURCES: FIND A PERIMENOPAUSE PROVIDER
Note: you will have to do some due diligence! But here are some resources to connect you to a provider who specializes in women's health, hormones, and perimenopause:
The Institute for Functional Medicine - IFM.org
DUTCH test providers: dutchtest.com
Find a naturopathic doctor: naturopathic.org
Online Functional Integrative Health Coaching with Nutrition Dynamic
If you are outside of the US and want to find a practitioner, visit:
Europe: Nordic Labratories
United Kingdom: there are a number of menopausal clinics - you can search Nordic Labs (above), and you can simply search "menopausal clinic London" or "menopausal clinic [location]". There are options, they just aren't always in the NHS system.
Australia: RN labs
New Zealand: NutriSearch
CONNECT WITH CARRIE
Carrie Jones, ND, FABNE, Master’s Public Health is a speaker, consultant, and educator on the topic of women's health and hormones with over 20 years in the industry. Dr. Jones is a Naturopathic Physician who did her residency focused on women's health and endocrinology.
She went on to get her Master of Public Health and was one of the first to become board certified through the American Board of Naturopathic Endocrinology. She was the first Medical Director for Precision Analytical (the DUTCH Test) and the first Head of Medical Education at Rupa Health.
Carrie co-hosts the highly popular show, the Root Cause Medicine Podcast, is the Clinical Expert for the Lifestyle Matrix Resource Center and was on Under Armour’s Human Performance Council. Currently she is the Chief Medical Officer at NuEthix Formulations and Head of Medical Education at Metabolic Mentor University.
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