Small Conversations for a Better World Podcast

The State of Menopause w/ Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko - Part 2

September 10, 2021 Gillian McCormick, Susannah Steers / Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko Season 4 Episode 5
Small Conversations for a Better World Podcast
The State of Menopause w/ Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko - Part 2
Chapters
4:51
The Women's Health Initiative: Misinterpretation Leads to Hysteria
10:18
The Ramifications of the WHI on Medical Education
14:07
Bioidentical Hormones
22:47
Why Don't Medical Doctors Prescribe Supplements Like Black Cohosh or Wild Yams?
26:25
Do You Need a Blood Test to Determine Hormone Levels?
29:04
What to Do if You're Not Getting the Support You Need from your Doctor?
38:22
What Is Health?
Small Conversations for a Better World Podcast
The State of Menopause w/ Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko - Part 2
Sep 10, 2021 Season 4 Episode 5
Gillian McCormick, Susannah Steers / Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko

Joins us for Part 2 of this eye-opening conversation with Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko about menopause.  In this episode we  discuss  the Women's Health Initiative  in the early 2000's and how it derailed the treatment of menopause for a generation of women and their healthcare providers.  Learn  what current research shows about different treatments and what they can do for women and their menopause symptoms.  And even with all the latest research, women still may find it difficult  to access the support they need. Find out what to do if you feel unsupported in your menopause journey. Help IS out there! 

About Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko

Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko is a family physician with a special interest in women's health. She  has a referral based practice where she focuses on women and their unique needs.

Website: www.Iskinpure.com

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Find Susannah Steers at www.movingspirit.ca and on social media @themovingspirit.

Find Gillian McCormick at https://physiogillian.com/ and on social media @physiogillian

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Joins us for Part 2 of this eye-opening conversation with Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko about menopause.  In this episode we  discuss  the Women's Health Initiative  in the early 2000's and how it derailed the treatment of menopause for a generation of women and their healthcare providers.  Learn  what current research shows about different treatments and what they can do for women and their menopause symptoms.  And even with all the latest research, women still may find it difficult  to access the support they need. Find out what to do if you feel unsupported in your menopause journey. Help IS out there! 

About Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko

Dr. Dedeshya Holowenko is a family physician with a special interest in women's health. She  has a referral based practice where she focuses on women and their unique needs.

Website: www.Iskinpure.com

Discover Small Conversations on Social Media
Instagram
Facebook
Twitter

Find Susannah Steers at www.movingspirit.ca and on social media @themovingspirit.

Find Gillian McCormick at https://physiogillian.com/ and on social media @physiogillian

The Women's Health Initiative: Misinterpretation Leads to Hysteria
The Ramifications of the WHI on Medical Education
Bioidentical Hormones
Why Don't Medical Doctors Prescribe Supplements Like Black Cohosh or Wild Yams?
Do You Need a Blood Test to Determine Hormone Levels?
What to Do if You're Not Getting the Support You Need from your Doctor?
What Is Health?