Naturopathic Menstrual Health
Offered to Residents of Windsor-Essex County
Naturopathic Medicine and Irregular Menstrual Periods
An irregular/skipped period (also known as amenorrhea or oligomenorrhea) refers to when a woman experiences the absence or irregularity of menstruation. The most common reason for skipped periods is pregnancy. Without pregnancy, irregular periods could be an indicator of hormonal imbalance or issues with the female reproductive organs. The two types of amenorrhea are primary and secondary. Primary amenorrhea refers to when periods do not start during puberty. Secondary amenorrhea refers to when a woman who has started menstruation stops having periods.
The Additional Symptoms that Accompany Irregular Periods
- Acne and facial skin breakouts.
- Excessive facial hair.
- Loss of hair.
- Nipple discharge.
- Pelvic area pain.
- Frequent headaches.
Holistic Approach to Irregular Periods
A holistic approach to women’s health has aided countless women address their irregular periods and improve their quality of life.
Consultation: Dr. Kaitlin Martinello, ND will complete a comprehensive consultation to understand your menstruation history and the role your health plays.
Treatment Plan: Dr. Kaitlin Martinello, ND will implement your personalized menstrual health plan. Treatment options can include dietary and lifestyle recommendations, botanical medicine, hormone testing, supplementation, and more.
Follow-Up: Dr. Kaitlin Martinello, ND is dedicated to taking a holistic approach to your health. This includes understanding how your body is reacting to the treatment plan implemented and understanding if any changes are required.
Become a Patient
If you live in Windsor Essex County and are interested in one or more of Dr. Martinello’s naturopathic services, you can book a consultation today! Dr. Martinello offers a comprehensive 60-minute initial consultation for adults and youths.
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