Presented by Anne Marie Z. Jukic, Ph.D., this presentation will examine the role of vitamin D and reproductive health, synthesizing her research and work on this topic including the effect on the menstrual cycle, time to pregnancy, ovarian reserve, and inflammation.
What is the association between the gut microbiome and PCOS? What about the impact of the microbiome on health and diseases? Dr. April Lind explores the potential relationship between the gut microbiome and PCO, as well as providing an overall understanding of what exactly is meant by the microbiome and the effect on health and disease. Learn new ways of optimizing treatment for PCO, and share your thoughts on potential options for better treatment and management of this disease in the forum.
This one hour webinar, presented by Dr. Lynn Keenan, reviews and updates providers on the impact of sleep disorders on menstrual patterns and pregnancy outcomes as well as changes in hormonal patterns with sleep. We also discuss sleep related factors and how it affects male reproductive health and hormones. Dr. Keenan is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at University of California, San Francisco Fresno and the Program Director of the Sleep Medicine Fellowship.
In pregnancy, the prevalence of both obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and depression increases. Up to 45% of patients with OSA in the general population are diagnosed with having depressive symptoms. What is the relationship between OSA and depression in pregnant women? Should sleep screening be routine in pregnancy assessments?
Jorge Chavarro, MD, ScD., from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, takes a comprehensive look at how nutrition and lifestyle impact fertility, from pre-conception throughout the life-span and what dietary guidance you can use to support patients.
Dr. Sara Simonsen will discuss weight loss and lifestyle changes in reproductive age women. Review the association between, and literature on obesity and fertility and discuss the impacts of weight loss on fertility in these cases to improve healthcare delivery.
Learn how endometriosis, in both an operative and population cohort, is associated with pregnancy complications (including early pregnancy loss, ectopic pregnancies, hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, gestational diabetes, small-for-gestational age, and preterm birth). The ENDO Study is a collaborative epidemiologic study whose goal is to assess the relation between exposure to environmental chemicals and lifestyle factors that may affect womens reproductive health. Particular focus will be on the relation between hormonally active chemicals and risk of developing endometriosis considering womens lifestyles.
Healthy preconception nutrition and lifestyle using personalized mobile health coaching is associated with enhanced pregnancy chance. Presented by : Dr. Joseph Stanford . Journal Club sessions provide a critical appraisal of published research relevant to the field of restorative reproductive medicine.
This webinar introduces the area of Integrative Health Coaching into the field of Restorative Reproductive Medicine. In preparation of an RRM Coach certificate coming in 2019 , the upcoming course looks at Health coaching as a collaborative approach to care that informs, engages, and motivates patients to take a more prominent role in managing their health as well as how possible collaboration works in a role that empowers the patient and complements their treating clinician when appropriate