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Health Challenges for the Modern Woman

From the Show: Mindful Medicine
Summary: How do the demands of modern life affect your health?
Air Date: 9/19/17
Duration: 23:12
Host: Holly Lucille, RN, ND
Guest Bio: Taz Bhatia, MD
Taz-Bhatia1Dr. Taz Bhatia, MD, is a board-certified physician, specializing in integrative and emergency medicine, pediatrics and prevention, with expertise in women’s health, weight-loss and nutrition.

She is the author of What Doctors Eat and The 21-Day Belly Fix.

Personal health challenges in her 20s combined with a broken health care system motivated Dr. Taz to pursue an alternative definition of health and healthy living. Early in her medical practice, as a young resident, Dr. Taz began searching for answers to her own health issues. Studying various systems of medicine, she found a wealth of information not yet taught in conventional medical schools. It led her to opening her now nationally recognized practice, Centre Spring MD (formerly Atlanta Center for Holistic and Integrative Medicine).

Dr. Taz and her team work to find a patient’s core health problems, their centre, in order to spring them forth in health, pulling from multiple systems of medicine, including integrative, functional and holistic medicine.
  • Book Title: Super Woman Rx
  • Guest Facebook Account: www.facebook.com/DrTazMD
  • Guest Twitter Account: @DrTazMD
Health Challenges for the Modern Woman
Modern womanhood involves juggling multiple roles. Business, family, and social demands can make it seem impossible to maintain your health.

Common Causes of Health Troubles

  • Stress
  • Lack of sleep
  • Hormones
  • Digestive health
The latest trend you saw online may not provide the benefits you expected. Examine these common causes of health troubles and see where you may be struggling.

Five Types of Superwomen

Gypsy Girl: A creative, innovative type who is often fatigued. This type has dry hair and skin. She often needs more protein, fats and nourishment to help their kidneys. She needs a consistent sleep cycle.

Boss Lady: She moves from point A to point B. She can command and direct. She tends to burn out her thyroid and have digestive issues.

Savvy Chick: A blend of the gypsy and boss, she is an organized visionary. She needs more B vitamins. She has issues with adrenals and thyroid.

Earth Momma: A nurturing person who thinks of others first. She won’t have a fancy, sexy career. The nurturing takes a toll on her health. She typically has issues with depression or insulin resistance.

Nightingale: She gives with a higher purpose. She may be involved in mission work or volunteering. Commonly, she has a depleted immune system.

Listen as Dr. Taz Bhatia joins Dr. Holly Lucille to share some insight about potential health issues from living a full life.

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