Tag: Fertility

PCOS Infertility
Dr. Samina Mitha, ND

PCOS and Infertility

Learn about what causes PCOS infertility, and how to address it with standard and naturopathic treatment options.

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Adrenal Fatigue Treatments
Sarah Wilson

Adrenal Fatigue – Is it Real? Part 1 – HPA Axis Function

Sarah Wilson provides an evidence based discussion on adrenal fatigue – is this condition real, what is it and what should you do about it? With the levels of stress commonly experienced in modern life, fatigue, exhaustion, anxiety, and many more symptoms of adrenal fatigue are exceptionally common.

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Erica Nikiforuk ND

Recurrent Miscarriages: Evaluation and Testing to Prevent Pregnancy Loss

Recurrent pregnancy loss, or repeated miscarriages are devastating and challenging to treat. There are numerous causes so a full work-up should be completed to gain clarity into the underlying cause and treat appropriately. We present an evidence-based review of current information in this field of reproductive medicine.

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Erica Nikiforuk ND

Vitamin D and PCOS: The Essential Nutrient

Dr. Erica does an evidence based review of Vitamin D and it’s importance for women with PCOS. Learn the most updated information on why Vitamin D is needed for insulin resistance, inflammation and hormonal regulation for the most common endocrine disorder in women!

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Fiona McCulloch ND

PCOS -Treating Adrenal Androgen Excess

This article was published in NDNR on the treatment of adrenal androgen excess in women with PCOS, with natural medicine and supplements. The article details an evidence-based approach that addresses the unique and common problem of high DHEA in women with PCOS, which leads to the production of testosterone and problems with ovulation, acne, hirsutism and hair loss.

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Fiona McCulloch ND

N-Acetyl Cysteine for PCOS Egg Quality and Healthy Ovaries

N-Acetyl cysteine is one of the most beneficial nutrients for ovary health. It improves insulin sensitivity and glutathione levels. This study really broke it down by looking at women going through IVF and compared outcomes of those using NAC, to placebo, to Metformin, and to a combination of NAC and Metformin.

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