Evolving Women's Health

Ask the Expert: Fertility & Pregnancy

The vaginal microbiome is in fact strongly related to fertility and pregnancy, with the healthiest vaginal microbiomes (those dominated by Lactobacillus crispatus, L. gasseri, or L. jensenii) typically associated with the best outcomes.

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Ask the Expert: Biome 101

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Ask the Expert: Lactic Acid

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Normalizing Menopause and Vaginal Dryness with Your Patients: Q&A with Shirley Weir

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Improving Menopause Care: Recommendations for Providers and Patients

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Interparental Bond During Pregnancy Predicts Postpartum Sexual Frequency

In a 2020 article published in Frontiers in Psychology, researchers from the Center of Brain, Biology, and Behavior at the University of Nebraska studied couples pre- and post-pregnancy to understand the association between “sexual frequency and relationship quality” and its context in the postpartum sexual relationship.
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A Conversation with Lise Martin on Rebuilding Intimacy Post-Pregnancy

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Optimizing Fertility Through Functional Medicine: Q&A with Dr. Kalea Wattles

This month, we spoke with Dr. Kalea Wattles, a naturopathic physician specializing in fertility and functional medicine. We talked with Dr. Wattles about how functional medicine, including a whole-systems approach, can improve fertility and what steps clinicians can take to proactively address issues like hormonal imbalance and the gut-fertility connection. 

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Q&A with Environmental Toxins Expert and Educator Lara Adler

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A Biopsychosocial Approach to Trans Care: Interview with Aleece Fosnight

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Study Reviews Physical and Psychological Disparities in Transgender (TGE) Adolescents

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