Dr. Victoria Maizes, the Executive Director of the Weil Center for Integrative Medicine and a Professor of Medicine, Family Medicine and Public Health at the University of Arizona. Internationally recognized as a leader in integrative medicine, Dr. Maizes is committed to helping individuals live healthier lives and she is the author of
. Be Fruitful: The Essential Guide to Maximizing Fertility and Giving Birth to a Healthy Child
In this episode, we talk about how IVF and egg freezing are lousy insurance policies, why age is such a critical factor for fertility, what you can do to have the healthiest baby possible, how to incorporate healthier choices in your day to day life, and so much more!
Here are the highlights of what we cover during this episode: The shockingly low success rate for IVF Why age still matters despite advancements in reproductive technology How the intended application of egg freezing is completely ignored Why egg freezing is an unreliable insurance policy Factors that affect the success rate of egg freezing The long-term impact of your health before and during pregnancy The influence of lifestyle on epigenetics How you can have the healthiest baby possible Tools you can use to incorporate healthier lifestyle choices without overwhelm Why we should give more focus to men and their fertility Resources & Recommendations: Want even more hormone and period lovin’ content? Take my quiz to find out what’s up with your period and hormones, and get my Fix Your Period Quickstart Kit 7-Day Course. Want to be the first to know when I release a new blog post? I go deeeeep in my blog posts – you won’t wanna miss them! Sign up here and you’ll be the coolest “periodista” on the block. Ready to become your own health advocate and massively uplevel your period game? I’ve got you covered in my Fix Your Period series of programs. You’ll find the right program for you here !