Women's Health


This module is a comprehensive guide to women’s health from a nutritional and environmental medicine perspective. The video presentations in this training package were filmed at the face-to-face training in November 2016.

The learning outcomes for this module are:

  • Describe the effects of nutrition, the environment and nutritional deficiencies on puberty, PMS and gynaecological conditions
  • Recall the evidence-based nutritional and environmental approaches to treating pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS)
  • Understand the interaction of the thyroid pathways in the reproductive system
  • Understand the current nutritional and environmental medicine concepts related to the pathogenesis and management of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
  • Identify the environmental and nutritional risk factors affecting the symptoms of menopause and identify nutritional and environmental factors that will aid in treatment
  • State the nutritional and environmental causes, and management, of endometriosis

Video presentations in this module include:

  • Introducing women's health
  • Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
  • Endometriosis
  • Women's health, menopause and hormonal conditions
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) pathogenesis and management
  • Preconception, pregnancy and the first year
  • Genomics in preconception care




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