Episode 14: Hashimoto's and Infertility with Dr. Aumatma Simmons, ND
If you are living with Hashimoto's, then you may be familiar with the many ways that this autoimmune disease can affect your health and well-being. But have you considered what it might mean for your fertility?
Hashimoto's is an autoimmune condition that affects the thyroid gland. The thyroid is responsible for producing hormones that regulate metabolism, and when it is not functioning properly, it can have a ripple effect on other systems in the body – including the reproductive system.
There is a growing body of evidence to suggest that Hashimoto's can have a detrimental impact on fertility.
Check out this episode on Hashimoto's and fertility explained by Dr. Aumatma Simmons, ND. As a double board-certified Naturopathic Doctor & Endocrinologist, she talks in detail about:
- How does Hashimoto affect fertility?
- Are the effects permanent?
- What types of things should people with Hashimoto's expects if they're trying to conceive?
- What are some things they can do about it if they want to conceive or get pregnant sooner than later?
Whether you are struggling with Fertility problems as a Hashimoto patient or want to know more about the effects of Hashimoto's, this episode can be a great resource for you!
About the Guest:
Dr. Aumatma is a double board-certified Naturopathic Doctor & Endocrinologist, in practice for close to 15 years. She specializes in fertility and is the best-selling author of two books: "Fertility Secrets: What Your Doctor Didn't Tell You About Baby-Making” and “(In)Fertility: Struggles, Secrets, & Successes” Dr. Aumatma was awarded the “Best Naturopathic Medicine Doctor″ award locally in 2015 & 2020 and recognized as a top “Women In Medicine” Doctor in 2020 & 2021. In addition to supporting couples through individualized care in person and long-distance, Dr. Aumatma also trains practitioners who want to specialize in fertility. She has been featured as the holistic fertility expert on ABC, FOX, CBS, KTLA, MindBodyGreen, The Bump, etc., along with being interviewed for countless podcasts on topics of fertility, pregnancy, and postpartum health. Also the Creator of Fertile Foundations™ supplements, a line of research-driven nutrients to support your fertility journey and Host of Egg Meet Sperm Podcast.
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About the Host:
Dr. Anshul Gupta is a best-selling author, speaker, researcher, and world expert in Hashimoto’s disease. He educates people worldwide on reversing Hashimoto’s disease.
He is a Board-Certified Family Medicine Physician, with advanced certification in Functional Medicine, Peptide therapy, and also Fellowship trained in Integrative Medicine.
He has worked at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Department of Functional Medicine alongside Dr. Mark Hyman. He has helped thousands of patients to reverse their health issues by using the concepts of functional medicine.
Connect with Anshul Gupta, MD:
Website - AnshulGuptaMD
Best Seller Book - https://www.reversinghashimotobook.com/
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Free Thyroid quiz - https://www.anshulguptamd.com/thyroid-quiz/