Jul 28, 2020
I hear stories literally every week--and often every day--of women who have been blown off, dismissed, or dissed by their doctors. Sometimes it's clearly intentional; sometimes it's the result of a medical system that prioritizes speed over connection. Regardless, the fallout is the same. Symptoms band-aided or not addressed at all, pharmaceuticals over root causes, frustrated women not getting the help they need.
I believe that a majority of the time, when we get to the root and give our bodies what they need, they have an astounding capacity to heal. Still, there are times when medical intervention is warranted and/or wanted, and being able to advocate for yourself will always get the best results. Here's how.