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Low Progesterone and Pregnancy: How Progesterone Affects Your Fertility
Low progesterone can cause or contribute to infertility and miscarriages. Read on to learn progesterone’s role in pregnancy and find out what you can do if you suspect low progesterone.
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The Link between Hypothyroidism and Infertility
Women with undiagnosed and untreated thyroid disease are at risk for a number of serious conditions, including infertility. Find out why hypothyroidism and infertility are linked, and get advice on how to correct the issue.
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The Ancestral Diet for Women: 4 Health Conditions that Benefit from a Whole-Foods Approach
Think the Paleo diet is only for men? Think again. An ancestral diet for women provides high-quality nutrition and can help support health in four different scenarios. Read on to find out more.
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Diet and Pregnancy: How to Eat Healthy When You’re Expecting
Thanks to ongoing research into the origins of health and disease, we now know more than ever before about diet and pregnancy. And the science is clear: a mother’s dietary choices during pregnancy—and even before...
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Do You Need to Increase Your Daily Carb Intake?
Your ideal daily carb intake depends on a number of factors, including your health, sex, and activity level. Find out how many carbs you need to stay healthy.
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Choline, SIBO, and Pregnancy: What’s the Deal?
Read on to learn what the research tells us about choline and how to optimize your choline status to support overall health.
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Do Low-Carb Diets during Pregnancy Increase the Risk of Birth Defects?
A recent study suggests that a low-carb diet may increase the risk of birth defects. But was it really the lack of carbohydrates, or was it something else?
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RHR: A Functional Medicine Approach to PCOS
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is an endocrine disorder that affects many women. Today I’m talking with Dr. Amy Nett about the Functional Medicine approach to PCOS and how it differs from the conventional model.
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How Distraction Is Rewiring Our Brains—and How Mindfulness Can Help
Modern lifestyles provide endless sources of distraction. Learn about how distraction literally rewires our brains and what you can do to protect yourself.
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