The Dr. Christiane Northrup Podcast
Summary: Tune in every week to hear Dr. Christiane Northrup discuss an aspect of women's health. In each episode Dr. Northrup succinctly tackles some of the most-often asked questions she gets from fans of all ages, and shares her insights with you, the listener.
Are you familiar with The Law of Attraction? Listen as Dr. Northrup discusses the inspirational work of Esther and Jerry Hicks, and the Teachings of Abraham.
Did you know that many foods we eat are packed with hidden sugars? I've been a fan of low glycemic eating for many years, meaning eating foods that do not raise your blood sugar quickly. Listen now for tips on healthy eating, and remember--get your sweetness elsewhere!
Starting from a very young age, we are fed airbrushed images of idealized bodies so often that we begin to think something is wrong us if we don't fit the image. Dr. Northrup gives tips for boosting sexual confidence, starting with loving the body you're in!
Sexual addiction--is there such a thing? Yes, there is, and it can destroy families and lives. Like many addictions, this can be a particularly difficult one to overcome. Dr. Northrup reminds us that help is always available.
Should you exercise during pregnancy? Dr. Northrup discusses research and potential benefits of certain types of exercises such as pre-natal Yoga.
Postpartum Depression is painful, underrecognized, and oftentimes underdiagnosed. Dr. Northrup reminds us that new mothers need to be mothered, and encourages us to reach out and offer help, meals, and support.
The multitude of ads for bone-building drugs have many of us wondering-is it normal for our bones to be dissolving to the point where we're all getting fractures? Dr. Northrup says "I think not!" Listen in for tips and suggestions on how to maintain bone density for years to come.
Where does your food come from? For the health of our bodies and our beautiful planet, Dr. Northrup reminds us of how important it is to support local, organic farmers.
While not every pregnancy comes with morning sickness, there are many women who go through stages of pregnancy feeling less than fabulous. Dr. Northrup reminds us that this can be a good thing-the body is naturally detoxing as it prepares to go through a profound change.
Did you know that throughout human history, people believed that menstrual cramps were a result of the rejection of the feminine role? Dr. Northrup reminds us that our cramps are here for a reason-to slow us down and remind us to take care of ourselves.
Do you find yourself craving that diet cola, willing to do anything to get one? As Dr. Northrup explains, the combination of caffeine and aspartame can be particularly addicting, and you may find the side effects rather troubling.
Most of us have experienced the devastation of a love lost and a painful breakup. Dr. Northrup gives timely advice to help heal your broken heart.
Dr. Northrup urges parents: "Please don't circumcise your child." Listen as she discusses the history of the practice in the United States, and the benefits of leaving your child intact.
Is there anything you can do to keep your relationship with aging parents healthy and fun? Dr. Northrup reminds us to resist the urge to parent our parents.
Have you noticed a recent onset of hot flashes? Dr. Northrup provides insight and offers a relaxing solution that might make hot flashes fewer and far between.