22: Episode 22: Dreaming of SLEEP with Dr Stephanie Faubion


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Overall, women are 40% more likely to experience insomnia than men and the numbers are even higher during perimenopause and menopause. There are many reasons for sleepless nights mid-life (beyond hot flashes!) that often go undiagnosed. In this segment, I am joined by Dr. Stephanie Faubion, the Director for Mayo Clinic's Center for Women's Health, and the medical director for The North American Menopause Society.
Dr. Streicher and Dr. Faubion cover:
  • If FRAGMENTED sleep is restorative sleep
  • MEDICAL CONDITIONS that can occur because of chronic insomnia
  • The impact of mid-life STRESS on sleep
  • The role of ALCOHOL and CANNABIS on the ability to sleep
    • What it is
    • Atypical symptoms that occur in women
    • Risk factors
    • How it is diagnosed
    • Treatment options
    • What it is
    • Risk factors
    • How it is diagnosed
    • Treatment options
  • The pros and cons of various SLEEPING AIDS
  • How an OVERACTIVE BLADDER contributes to insomnia
  • Tips to improve your SLEEP HYGIENE
  • How to find an expert in MENOPAUSE and WHY so many doctors are not trained in menopause
Stephanie Faubion, MD
Professor of Medicine, The Mayo Clinic
Director of the Mayo Center for Women's Health
Twitter: @StephFaubionMD
North American Menopause Society (NAMS)
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Lauren Streicher, MD is a clinical professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, and the medical director of the Northwestern Medicine Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause. She is a certified menopause practitioner of the North American Menopause Society.
Dr. Streicher is the medical correspondent for Chicago’s top-rated news program, the WGNMorningNews, and has been seen on The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Oprah Winfrey Show, CNN, NPR, Dr.Radio,Nightline,Fox and Friends, The Steve Harvey Show, CBS ThisMorning,ABCNewsNow,NBCNightlyNews,20/20, and WorldNewsTonight. She is an expert source for many magazines and serves on the medical advisory board of The Kinsey Institute, Self Magazine and Prevention Magazine. She writes a regular column for The Ethel by AARP and Prevention Magazine.
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