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AMH with Hypothalamic Amenorrhea

AMH with Hypothalamic Amenorrhea

Many of you have been there before. After months (or years!) of struggling with infertility, you stumble your way into the diagnosis of Hypothalamic Amenorrhea (HA). You find yourself sifting through a whole set of new acronyms - HA, TTC, OPK, etc. Your infertility...

Ask the REI: How should we approach getting pregnant with HA?

Ask the REI: How should we approach getting pregnant with HA?

Dr. Goldstein is the founding physician of Beverly Hills Fertility.  She is one of the most trusted names in fertility and is highly recommended by her patients for her communication, responsiveness, and attention to detail. Dr. Goldstein obtained her MD from the...

Why you don’t need IVF to get pregnant with a missing period

Why you don’t need IVF to get pregnant with a missing period

TTC, IUI, timed intercourse, trigger shots, gonadotropins, egg retrievals, IVF… If you’ve been there - you know. Many women assume that starting a family will be a pretty straightforward process when the time is right. I've worked with several women. To their...

Recovery Reflections 7 years Later

Recovery Reflections 7 years Later

Join me for a casual conversation with my friend Kristen Kelly whom I met through HA recovery 7 years ago! We review our experiences coming to terms with an HA diagnosis, what recovery looks and feels like now versus then, and our reflections on how recovery has...

Why Breakfast Matters for Fertility

Why Breakfast Matters for Fertility

Do you often find yourself skipping breakfast, with the desire to "save up" for later in the day? This habit might be more impactful on your fertility than you realize- especially if you're on a journey to heal from hypothalamic amenorrhea. As a registered dietitian...

What happens if you don’t recover your period

What happens if you don’t recover your period

Join me for a deep dive into what body systems suffer the most when you aren’t getting your period. We’ll discuss the short-term and long-term health consequences of remaining in a low estrogen state as well as the psychological impact amenorrhea can have on your...

Do I have HA or PCOS?

Do I have HA or PCOS?

Getting down to the root cause of your missing period As a period recovery dietitian, I have seen many women struggle with finding the proper diagnosis- in particular determining if they have Hypothalamic Amenorrhea (HA) or Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). Though...

Defining Exercise Addiction

Defining Exercise Addiction

Welcome to a new episode of the Period Recovery and Fertility Podcast. In today's episode, we are going to talk about Exercise Addiction. In this Episode Understanding what exercise addiction looks like Why Exercise Addiction isn’t a stand-alone issue How exercise...

Shutting down Diet Culture, Reversing HA, and Becoming a Mom

Shutting down Diet Culture, Reversing HA, and Becoming a Mom

Deanna is a nationally recognized registered dietitian nutritionist and founder of Dietitian Deanna, LLC. Deanna is a pioneer in the online space, creating a loyal community through her Instagram @DietitianDeanna TikTok @dietitian.deanna, blog dietitiandeanna.com and...

5 Signs Your Period is About to Return

5 Signs Your Period is About to Return

After diving into recovery from Hypothalmic Amenorrhea (HA) it can feel like a big waiting game for when your period will actually return. While recovery time can vary for each individual, here are 5 signs that you're on the right track for getting your period...

Period Recovery as a Newlywed

Period Recovery as a Newlywed

Genna is a newly wed living in Jersey City, NJ with her new husband, James. Genna worked in the health and wellness industry in corporate sales and as a cycling instructor for Equinox for 6 years. She is now a Sales Executive in Finance Technology. After 2...

The Period Recovery and Fertility Podcast:

On the Period Recovery and Fertility Podcast we discuss the challenging, rewarding, and life-changing process of recovering your period and finding freedom with a healthier balance of food and exercise. Whether you’re hoping to regain your cycle and get your health on track, or you’re ready to become a momma- this podcast is for you.

While the recovery process isn’t always rainbows and butterflies, it’s my hope to bring you both information and inspiration during your own recovery journey.

meet the host

The topic of infertility related to disordered eating and period loss is very near and dear to my heart. By sharing my personal story with HA, recovery, and life after recovery I’ve connected with thousands of women who share a similar experience. Having a podcast is a way for me to continue to share inspiration and spread awareness about HA, how to recover, and talk about what it’s like to finally have freedom with food and exercise!

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