DUTCH Podcast: Season three

Episode 1

Published September 12, 2023

Get ready to change the way you think about stress, PCOS, estrogen dominance, and so much more. Season three of the DUTCH Podcast is jam-packed with hormone education from though-leaders and industry experts who will challenge many misconceptions you may be hearing in the functional medicine world. They’ll provide groundbreaking insights into hormones and hormone testing with the research to back it up. Catch the introductory episode with Dr. Jaclyn Smeaton and Dr. Debbie Rice to learn more about the speakers and topics to come. You'll also learn more about all of the exciting DUTCH Education available to registered providers. 

Episode 2

Published September 19, 2023

Slow, sluggish mornings followed by sleepless nights should not be the norm—yet for many patients, this is their experience.  

In this episode of the DUTCH Podcast, host Jaclyn Smeaton, ND, and guest Deb Matthew, MD, talk about the profound impact that stress and cortisol have on overall wellness. They discuss how dysfunction precedes disease and why it’s crucial to nip HPA axis dysfunction in the bud before it causes long-term, chronic health problems. 

They share all about the nitty-gritty of the HPA axis, circadian rhythm, and how sex hormones, thyroid hormones, and adrenal hormones are all interconnected. Plus, Dr. Matthew reveals some of her go-to recommendations for stress management.