Advanced Women’s Health is the place to find cutting edge research in the area of women’s health. Dr. Sarah Wilson is a Naturopathic Doctor, researcher, author and practice mentor. AWH explores evidence related to thyroid health, weight loss, endometriosis, hormonal concerns, digestive health, fatigue, stress and much much more. She makes the complex completely manageable so that you can improve your health, your patients health and change the way you practice.Find out more about Dr. Sarah Wilson and Advanced Women's Health: www.sarahwilsonnd.com www.naturopathicmentorship.com www.advancedwomenshealth.ca
Ep. 21 Does diet affect acne?
Although the link between diet and acne has been clear to many allied healthcare professionals both the research, and the field of dermatology, have not caught up to that observation. Recently, a large study investigated the link between dietary intake and acne. Today we will discuss those results and the true causes of acne.
Ep. 20 Modify Tregs in Practice
Regulatory T cells are an incredibly important part of a healthy immune system. Many of the chronic diseases that we face including, autoimmune diseases, require modification of the immune system in order to support healing. In today’s episode we discuss various pharmacological and natural methods that have been shown to regulate Tregs production and function.
Ep. 19 Role of Regulatory T Cells in Healthy Pregnancies and Reproductive Diseases
Reproductive immunology is an area that all practitioners working in women’s health should be familiar with. It is impossible to separate hormones from the immune system and research, like what we discuss today, is constantly evolving to show how important treating both systems is to the health of your patients. Whether you work with patients with endometriosis, recurrent pregnancy loss, preeclampsia or any other inflammatory conditions treating the immune system is foundational. In today’s episode we review the different elements of the inflammatory response and discuss the connection between Tregs and hormones.
Ep. 18 [case coaching] Vertigo, low blood pressure and fatigue - what would you do?
Do you ever wish you could look behind the curtains into someone’s practice? Would you love to know what another ND thinks when looking at a group of symptoms? Well in this episode I offer just that. We talk about how vertigo, low blood pressure and fatigue can be related. We also review how and why these symptoms can occur today and what key areas need to be investigated.
Ep. 17 Sleep, circadian rhythm, and gut microbiota
Are you struggling with your sleep? Maybe you are a proud ‘short sleeper’ getting in as few zz’s as possible. The truth is, no matter why you aren’t sleeping enough there are impacts. In this episode we discuss how the circadian rhythm, sleep and the...
Ep. 16 Functional foods, metabolic endotoxemia and type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes, obesity and other inflammatory conditions occupy a massive part of the medical systems resources. For a long time there was a belief that if you just changed your diet a bit and exercised then it was reversible, but I see every day that...