What do you do when your doctor doesn’t listen? When your provider doesn’t believe you?
The recent Selma Blair interview on Good Morning America brought to light a scary fact: women are not being heard by their medical providers. Chronic conditions are going undiagnosed for YEARS, despite the fact that women are reporting real physical problems.
As seen with Selma Blair, this lack of care can have irreversible consequences.
On Episode 53 of the Funk’tional Nutrition Podcast, I interview Dr. Cristin Zaimes of Oceanside Physical Therapy to discuss how sexism in healthcare creates shame and distrust in our own bodies.
We discuss what can we do to change this -- including ways to tap into our innate power to heal.
Sexism in Healthcare
Why Women Aren’t Being Listened To
Why does pain go on so long?
Hypervigilance in the body
Re-establishing Resiliency in Your Body
Your power to heal
Building out a health care team
How to Find Trust in Healthcare Again