Ep 220: The Most Comprehensive Way to Test Your Hormone Metabolism


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Are you struggling with wacky periods, severe PMS, can't seem to get your weight under control and suspect it's your hormones?

Maybe you've heard of the DUTCH test for analyzing hormone metabolism or perhaps you're wondering what testing is out there to help you figure out what is going on in your body. Well, you're in luck!

On this episode of The Health Fix, Dr. Jannine Krause is interviewing Dr. Debbie Rice, the assistant medical director for Precision Analytical the company that produces the DUTCH test. She’s a naturopathic doctor who is also has a part-time practice where she focuses care on pediatric, hormone, thyroid, and adrenal health. So not only is she a specialist with the DUTCH test, she's seeing patients and helping patients balance their hormones.

In this episode, we are going to be talking all about the DUTCH test and getting your questions answered.

What you’ll learn in today’s episode:

  • What health issues are best investigated by the DUTCH test
  • Why looking further than a hormone blood test is important
  • Which DUTCH test is best for certain conditions
  • Why DUTCH testing is useful for athletes to maximize recovery

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