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Menopausal Insomnia with Leila Turner
November 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC-8
Insomnia usually affects everyone either acutely or chronically at some point in our lives. Menopause is a time of hormone fluctuations and transition and often sleep is disturbed. This session with review the important of sleep, the necessary physiological events that occur during sleep and some of the common menopausal hormone fluctuations affecting the quality and during of sleep. We will also review assessment and treatment approaches to help the menopausal insomniac.
About the speaker...
Dr. Aumatma is a Naturopathic Doctor, with a Master’s in Nutrition, who has been practicing medicine for over 12 years. She specializes in hormonal health, is the best-selling author of “Fertility Secrets: What Your Doctor Didn’t Tell You About Baby-Making,” and is a sought out speaker on topics hormones and fertility. Dr. Aumatma was also awarded the “Best Alternative Medicine Practitioner″ award locally in the Bay Area, and has been seen on shows such as Good Day Sacramento, The Black Renaissance and more! She consults with clients and practitioners all over the world.
Attendees will review the following topics
- Review female hormones as they relate to fertility and understand optimal ranges as well as ‘acceptable ranges’ that can be problematic or uninformative
- Functional tests to understand the patient deeper when she has been diagnosed with “unexplained infertility” or has a history of repeat pregnancy loss or other things that may be underlying her infertility
- Review semen analysis, as well as consider other tests that are helpful in understanding male fertility