Episode #102: Post-Birth Control Syndrome with Dr. Jolene Brighten

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Stephanie interviews Dr. Jolene Brighten, Functional Medicine Naturopathic Medical Doctor, to discuss post-birth control syndrome. We explore the pros and cons of birth control, nutrients that are depleted while taking the pill, how to navigate symptoms you may experience, how you can work with your provider, and ultimately how to make the best decision for yourself and your family.

Topics Discussed:

  • What happens to your body when you’re on the pill
  • How to work with your provider
  • Considerations for those looking to conceive
  • Impacts on your libido and ways you can get it back
  • What you can do right now to take back your health

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