80 episodes

Formerly Dear (In)Fertility, From First Period To Last Period, hosted by Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon, is a science-backed health and wellness podcast dedicated to shining a light on all of the women’s health topics that have long been considered taboo – from UTIs to infertility.

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    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 41 Ratings

Formerly Dear (In)Fertility, From First Period To Last Period, hosted by Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon, is a science-backed health and wellness podcast dedicated to shining a light on all of the women’s health topics that have long been considered taboo – from UTIs to infertility.

    Birth Control Misinformation: The Truth, According To Science

    Birth Control Misinformation: The Truth, According To Science

    A recent article in The Washington Post explored how women are getting off birth control amid a "misinformation explosion." But despite all of the skepticism on social media, what do you actually need to know about hormonal birth control, and why does it get such a bad rap? In this episode of From First Period To Last Period, Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon sits down with Dr. Michael Guranaccia, a double-board certified OB/GYN and REI, and the Medical Director at Pinnacle Fertility in New York, to shine a light on the truth, according to science. Brought to you by Rescripted and ⁠⁠Pinnacle Fertility⁠⁠.

    • 32 min
    'Down There' Care: Everything To Know About STIs and Vulvovaginal Health

    'Down There' Care: Everything To Know About STIs and Vulvovaginal Health

    More than 1 million STIs are acquired every day, according to the CDC. So, what are some of the most common sexually transmitted infections, and how can they affect your fertility if left untreated? What about vaginal infections, like BV and UTIs? In this episode of From First Period To Last Period, Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon sits down with Dr. Jessica Zolton of RGI Fertility in Ohio to share everything you need to know to maintain proper hygiene 'down there' — because it turns out that less is more when it comes to your vulvovaginal health. Brought to you by Rescripted and ⁠Pinnacle Fertility⁠.

    • 26 min
    My Husband Can’t Perform During Ovulation: Is It Low Sex Drive or an Underlying Health Issue?

    My Husband Can’t Perform During Ovulation: Is It Low Sex Drive or an Underlying Health Issue?

    Painful sex, yeast infections, STIs, contraception, and low sex drive: These are just some of the many sexual health topics that have long been considered taboo. This needs to change. In this episode of From First Period To Last Period, Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon sits down with Dr. Priya Maseelall of RGI Fertility in Ohio to discuss common intimacy issues faced by couples when trying to conceive, and what to do about them — because you're not the only one whose partner has trouble performing during ovulation. Brought to you by Rescripted and Pinnacle Fertility.

    • 26 min
    Busting PCOS Nutrition Myths With The Women’s Dietitian

    Busting PCOS Nutrition Myths With The Women’s Dietitian

    Insulin resistance is one of the root physiological imbalances in most, if not all, cases of PCOS. So why are so many women with PCOS advised to give up gluten or dairy instead of focusing on blood sugar regulation and metabolic health? In this episode of From First Period To Last Period, Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon sits down with Cory Ruth, also known as The Women's Dietitian, to bust some of the most common PCOS nutrition myths — because there’s a better way to heal than restrictive diets and avoiding the foods you love. Brought to you by ⁠⁠Rescripted⁠⁠ and ⁠⁠Inception Fertility⁠⁠.

    • 37 min
    Should You Do IUI or IVF With PCOS? Knowing All of Your Options

    Should You Do IUI or IVF With PCOS? Knowing All of Your Options

    90-95% of anovulatory women seeking infertility treatment have PCOS, and many women learn they have PCOS only after seeking infertility treatment. So, what questions should you ask at your initial fertility consultation with PCOS, and how do you know if IUI or IVF is the best choice for you? In this episode of From First Period To Last Period, Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon sits down with Dr. S. Kemi Nurudeen of Aspire Houston Fertility Institute in Houston, Texas, to break down your options for getting pregnant with PCOS — because all of your future family-planning goals should be thoughtfully considered. Brought to you by ⁠Rescripted⁠ and ⁠Inception Fertility⁠.

    • 26 min
    Trying To Conceive With PCOS: Advice From a Fertility Specialist

    Trying To Conceive With PCOS: Advice From a Fertility Specialist

    While infertility affects 1 in 6 people globally, the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) estimates the rate of infertility to be between 70% and 80% among individuals with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, or PCOS. So, what do you need to know if you're trying to conceive with PCOS? In this episode of From First Period To Last Period, Rescripted Co-Founder Kristyn Hodgdon sits down with Dr. Jessica Bauer of IVFMD in Florida to discuss everything from tracking your cycle with irregular periods to IVF success rates with PCOS — because you shouldn't have to try for a year before seeking help if you're not ovulating. Brought to you by Rescripted and Inception Fertility.

    • 33 min

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