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Women have used cannabis since antiquity for childbirth and women's health related conditions. The Endocannabinoid System has clear roles in reproduction, pre- and postnatal development, neonatal feeding, menstrual regulation and menopause. Take this opportunity to learn more about impacts of cannabis on this unique biological system and what therapeutic benefits there may be for infertility, maternal-child health and easing into the «Wise Woman» role. Part 1 will cover reproduction, morning sickness, fetal development, pregnancy and the neonatal period; Part 2 will discuss menstrual-related problems: migraine, endometriosis, infertility, PMS and dysmenorrhea; Part 3 will focus on easing into the Wise Woman phase of life, peri- and postmenopause- anxiety, hot flashes, weight gain, and cognition. Come to learn about how naturopathic medicine can support maternal-child health and other natural means of supporting your endocannabinoid system across the lifespan!
Michelle Sexton ND specializes in body/mind healing, facilitated by balancing the «evidence base» of research with unearthing the root cause of «dis-ease». Dr. Sexton has been helping her patients fine-,tune their endocannabinoid systems since 2008. Prior to this, Michelle was an herbalist and a homebirth midwife since 1996. Her approach is backed by six years of formal study of cannabinoid pharmacology in addition to her Naturopathic Doctoral degree awarded from a 4-year accredited institution, Bastyr University