The Importance Of Lab Testing For Preconception With Dr. Jodie Peacock

mthfr pcos Apr 02, 2023

In today’s episode I interview Dr. Jodie Peacock. She is a naturopathic doctor, author, public educator and the founder of the Canadian Fertility Show.  Jodie helps support her patients through the journey of fertility and conception. Today Jodie shares her essential preconception blood labs list and why testing is critical in the preconception phase before you even think about getting pregnant.  

Episode Highlights

  • Dr. Jodie’s journey with PCOS and her journey in preserving her fertility
  • Why a deficiency in these nutrients can prevent you from getting pregnant
  • The telltale signs and symptoms of nutrient deficiencies 
  • What is the MTHFR gene?
  • Why having a general panel test before TTC increase your chances for pregnancy
  • A lack of this hormones can lead to pregnancy loss
  • What will I learn at the Canadian Fertility Show?

Guest Bio

Dr. Jodie Peacock ND is a naturopathic doctor, author and public educator. She has a special interest in women’s health concerns including hormone balancing addressing the adrenals, thyroid and ovarian function. This can help symptoms associated with fertility, PCOS, menopause, weight gain and fatigue. She is the author of Preconceived, a book designed to help support patients through the journey of fertility and conception. She is also the founder of the Canadian Fertility Show. 


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