The Gutsy Gynecologist™️ Show

Dr. Tabatha

Dr. Tabatha has created this podcast for women. She wants to empower women to regain control of their body, their health, and their life. She became pregnant and dropped out of high school after 11th grade, only to discover her purpose in life. Surprisingly, she went on to get her GED and become an OB/GYN physician. She has spent the past 25 years studying human physiology and everything that encompasses women’s health. She has had many of her own health issues along the way, which lead her from the world of conventional medicine into the worlds of functional medicine and wellness.She is passionate about educating you on healthy diet and lifestyle choices to get back to where you belong- being joyful and thriving. She explains, "I am doing this because I want to empower you to take control of your body, your health, and your life. There is only one of me and so many of you. I find myself saying the same things over and over in my office, realizing that I could have a greater impact if I started reaching the masses. We are all unique in how our bodies respond and react, but there are many basic principles that hold true for everyone. I want to share that knowledge with you. I’m passionate about helping you understand what is normal and natural and what is cause for concern."She explains that the purpose of her podcast will be to bring you the latest information from the world of wellness and functional medicine because they are at the forefront of science, studying the microbiome, environmental toxicology, nutrition, and epigenetics. She will be covering many topics and explaining women's normal phases of life (puberty, the menstrual cycle, the reproductive years, perimenopause, and postmenopause.) She will discuss how our diets, lifestyle choices, and environment affect our hormones and contribute to disease. Some topics will be hormone imbalance, stress management, weight gain, polycystic ovarian syndrome, endometriosis, the effects of hormonal birth control, pelvic floor issues, nutrition, intermittent fasting, exercise, thyroid disease, depression and anxiety, infertility, and pregnancy. She will give you interventions, techniques, and remedies to treat those conditions. She will interview leading experts in their fields, to give you the latest cutting-edge science on how to get healthy and stay healthy. If you’ve been looking for a functional gynecologist, you’ve found her! Please follow her on facebook at DrTabatha, on Instagram @thegutsygynecologist, and at www.drtabatha.com.

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Trailer for The Functional Gynecologist
Jan 12 2020
Trailer for The Functional Gynecologist
Dr. Tabatha has created this podcast for women. She wants to empower women to regain control of their body, their health, and their life.   She became pregnant and dropped out of high school after 11th grade, only to discover her purpose in life. Surprisingly, she went on to get her GED and become an OB/GYN physician. She has spent the past 25 years studying human physiology and everything that encompasses women’s health. She has had many of her own health issues along the way, which lead her from the world of conventional medicine into the worlds of functional medicine and wellness.  She is passionate about educating you on healthy diet and lifestyle choices to get back to where you belong- being joyful and thriving. She explains, "I am doing this because I want to empower you to take control of your body, your health, and your life. There is only one of me and so many of you. I find myself saying the same things over and over in my office, realizing that I could have a greater impact if I started reaching the masses. We are all unique in how our bodies respond and react, but there are many basic principles that hold true for everyone. I want to share that knowledge with you. I’m passionate about helping you understand what is normal and natural and what is cause for concern."  She explains that the purpose of her podcast will be to bring you the latest information from the world of wellness and functional medicine because they are at the forefront of science, studying the microbiome, environmental toxicology, nutrition, and epigenetics.  She will be covering many topics and explaining women's normal phases of life (puberty, the menstrual cycle, the reproductive years, perimenopause, and postmenopause.)   She will discuss how our diets, lifestyle choices, and environment affect our hormones and contribute to disease. Some topics will be hormone imbalance, stress management, weight gain, polycystic ovarian syndrome, endometriosis, the effects of hormonal birth control, pelvic floor issues, nutrition, intermittent fasting, exercise, thyroid disease, depression and anxiety, infertility, and pregnancy.   She will give you interventions, techniques, and remedies to treat those conditions. She will interview leading experts in their fields, to give you the latest cutting-edge science on how to get healthy and stay healthy.  If you’ve been looking for a functional gynecologist, you’ve found her!FREE E-BOOK!The Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: THE RENEW YOU SISTERHOOD! Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Tabatha's YouTube:   LOOK AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#132: Fast To Heal with Shana Hussin
Jul 28 2022
#132: Fast To Heal with Shana Hussin
Have you struggled seeing results with conventional diet recommendations? Have you tried certain diet styles that just did not work, or only worked for a little while until you ended up right back where you started? Today’s guest, Shana Hussin, is a registered dietician with 20+ years in the field, but really found the key to metabolic flexibility after searching for answers with a family health condition. She focuses on intermittent fasting done right!You will hear:The difference between sugar burners and ketone/fat for fuel burnersHow changing how often and what kinds of foods you eat can heal your metabolic issuesHow conventional “diets” have been manipulated over time by the food industryHow your body prioritizes its’ fuel options5-Steps to achieving nutritional PEACEAnd so much more!!More about Shana:Shana Hussin is a registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) and metabolic health and weight loss expert.She is the host of the top-rated nutrition podcast Fast To Heal Stories, where she helps listeners reverse weight loss by teaching them a low-insulin lifestyle. Shana uses intermittent fasting and timed eating along with therapeutic carb restriction as key strategies to achieve lifelong health.After struggling with her own health issues and experiencing the failures of the conventional health and nutrition industries, Shana developed various online programs and wrote her best-selling book, Fast To Heal, to help as many as possible reverse insulin resistance with her proven 5-step system.Connect with Shana:Grab Shana's book, Fast to Heal  here: the Carb Quiz here: Fast to Heal StoriesConnect with Dr. Tabatha:Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Tabatha's YouTube: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#126: Finding Your Sexual Power and Creativity with Susan Bratton
Jun 16 2022
#126: Finding Your Sexual Power and Creativity with Susan Bratton
If you have been wondering how to get your sex life on course, this is the show for you! Intimacy expert to millions, Susan Bratton talks to us about how we can have amazing sex at any age just by getting to know our bodies. You do not want to miss this episode!You will hear:How to cross the “‘gasm chasm”The difference between libido, desire, and arousal (and how to achieve them all)What supplements are best for increasing your sexual health and enjoymentFour kinds of sex toys every woman needs in her drawer20+ ways to orgasmAnd more!!Definitely check out the Gutsy Gynecologist YouTube channel with this episode for a great lesson in female anatomy and to see other visual aids! about Susan:“Intimacy Expert to Millions” — Susan Bratton is a champion and advocate for all who desire passionate relationships. A lifelong entrepreneur, Susan is CEO of two companies. The 20, founded in 2019, is a supplement company specializing in libido support for sexual vitality. Based on the 80/20 rule, which states that 80% of your results are due to 20% of your efforts—if only you know what 20% to choose. The 20’s blood flow supplement, libido vitamins, and sexual energy bars⸺FLOW and DESIRE⸺make the “what to choose” dilemma a no-brainer by providing the just-right balance of vitamins and botanicals to deliver noticeable results.Through Personal Life Media, founded in 2006, Susan has authored and published 34 books and programs, including Relationship Magic, Revive Her Drive, The Steamy Sex Ed®️ Video Collection, and her Amazon #1 International Bestseller, Sexual Soulmates: The Six Essentials for Connected Sex. Over 1,250,000 copies of her books have been enjoyed by lovers worldwide.A frequent and riveting speaker from the stage, on television, on podcasts, summits, in online video, and through her thousands of magazine and website articles, Susan invites lovers to embrace giving and receiving pleasure as a vital element of being alive.Connect with Susan:Website: www.susanbratton.comInstagram: with me:Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones:  LOOK AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#124: Bonus Episode: The Happy Vagina Rally with Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
Jun 6 2022
#124: Bonus Episode: The Happy Vagina Rally with Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
Uncomfortable saying the word vagina? Have women’s health issues, but don’t know what’s wrong or how to advocate for yourself? If this is you, then you’re in luck!  Dr. Betsy Greenleaf joins me today to talk about the upcoming online summit called the Happy Vagina Rally. So what the heck is it exactly? It’s a summit where you’ll hear from  30+ women’s health experts on proven ways to improve your health, your vagina and get your sexy back!We talk more on:The different topics that will be covered during the rally How conventional gynecology still uses antiquated practices (and how this harms YOU!)The importance of the vaginal microbiome Vulvar issues you didn’t even know existed How many women feel uncomfortable saying the word vaginaThe benefits the rally can have on you and your overall healthAnd more!Join us at the Happy Vagina Rally on June 9-12th. To find out more information about the rally, go to  More About Dr. Betsy:Dr. Greenleaf is a premier women’s health expert, best-selling author, entrepreneur,  spokesperson, and inventor specializing in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery for over 20 years. She is a trailblazer as the first female in the United States to become board certified in Urogynecology.Dr. Greenleaf takes a holistic body-mind-spirit approach helping hundreds of thousands of busy women to find pelvic peace, inner power, and regain their sexy. As a professional speaker and sought-after educator, Dr. Greenleaf brings entertainment and light-heartedness to embarrassing health topics to normalize the conversation of women’s health and wellness.​​She is also the owner of Greenleaf Health & Wellness, CEO of The Pelvic Floor Store, an online store dedicated to finding reliable pelvic health products. She is a best selling co-author of You Were Made To Be Unstoppable. She will be the host of The Happy Vagina Summit, a pelvic health summit. She is also currently writing a book on pelvic health called The Happy Vagina DietConnect with Dr. Betsy:Dr. Betsy’s Instagram: Betsy’s Twitter: with me: Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#123: How You Can Start Feeling Better NOW with Jackie Bowker
Jun 2 2022
#123: How You Can Start Feeling Better NOW with Jackie Bowker
Do you want to get more in tune with your own body and take ownership for feeling better? This week’s guest, Jackie Bowker, is talking to us about breaking the momentum of feeling bad, the tools and strategies we need to “move the needle” on our own health baseline, and how to heal by living in your authentic self.You will also hear…Some of the major energy zappers that wear us downHow to work with your doctor or provider as a guide rather than a guruListening to and interpreting the signals in your body to fix your healthChanging the way you talk about and to yourself about your health and your body,And more!More about Jackie: Jackie Bowker is a health expert who has a unique ability to 'read' what's going on in your body, she offers rapid transformation of limiting beliefs, self sabotaging behaviors, and a protocol to rebalance your biology so you can claim your power, connect with your own intuition, recognize that you have limitless potential and live the life you were supposed to. She is the CEO of the Global Feel Better Institute and a Medical Intuitive and Spiritual Scientist who specializes in high-level intuitive guidance for entrepreneurs, business owners and ambitious professionals. She is the Creator of the Bad-To-Better Process, an award winning Functional Medicine Nutritionist and PSYCH-K facilitator. Jackie passionately believes everybody has limitless potential and once they feel better, can connect to their own intuition to live their greatest life and be of service to others. Connect with Jackie: Global Feel Better Institute: Better Now with Jackie Bowker Podcast: Instagram: with me: Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#121: Regulating Energy Levels through Mitochondrial Repair with Ari Whitten
May 12 2022
#121: Regulating Energy Levels through Mitochondrial Repair with Ari Whitten
Do you want to live life with more energy? Are you tired of feeling tired all the time, even when it feels like you shouldn’t? My guest this week, Ari Whitten, is talking to us about mitochondrial disruption and how this little “powerhouse of the cell” is doing a lot more than providing energy; it’s defending your cells against the elements!You will also hear…How mitochondria are impacted by health, lifestyle, and environmental factorsThe importance of reducing lifestyle and environmental toxins in your lifeHow to reverse the damage to our overworked mitochondria through the use of “good stress”The benefits of the hormone melatonin (and whether or not the supplement is right for you)How food relates to mitochondrial health (when we eat, as well as what we eat)And more!More About Ari:Ari Whitten, CES, PES, is a functional health practitioner and the creator of the Energy Blueprint system for overcoming fatigue and increasing energy levels.He is an energy and fatigue specialist who focuses on taking an evidence-based approach to energy enhancement. He is also a nutrition and lifestyle expert with a Bachelor of Science from San Diego State University in Kinesiology, and has recently completed coursework for his PhD in Clinical Psychology – an education which rounds out all aspects – nutrition, fitness, and psychology – of his approach to optimal health.For the last five years, he’s been working with several world-renowned scientists and physicians to develop the most comprehensive evidence-based program in the world on the science of overcoming fatigue and increasing energy levels — The Energy Blueprint Connect with Ari: If you purchase Ari’s book Eat for Energy and e-mail the purchase receipt to ari@theenergyblueprint.com, they will gift you $400 worth of courses for free. The Energy Blueprint Podcast Website: theenergyblueprint.comInstagram: @theblueenergyblueprintFacebook:  /theblueenergyblueprintYouTube: BlueEnergyBlueprintConnect with me: Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#119: What Food Actually Does to Your Body with Devin Stone
Apr 21 2022
#119: What Food Actually Does to Your Body with Devin Stone
Do you know what’s in the food you’re eating? Is it possible that it might be doing more harm than good even if you think it’s healthy? My guest today, Devin Stone, joins me to talk about what the food you're eating is actually doing to your body and easy ways to improve the way you eat!We talk more on…The one common theme Devin sees with his clientsGetting back to basicsWhat it takes to have a properly functioning bodyHow to know if you’re taking good quality supplementsWhere to look first when it comes to the foods you eatUsing food to help or harm your bodyThe right foods to support proper liver functionDevin’s favorite foods for B VitaminsPhytonutrients (and how to incorporate more of them into your diet)Debunking myths created by the food industryAnd more!More about Devin:Devin Stone is the founder of Stone Naturals. Over a decade ago he started a well known integrative medicine clinic in Hollywood, California. During that time he had the opportunity to work with many athletes, celebrities, and other amazing people. Devin then went on to learn Regenerative Medicine from the University Utrecht in the Netherlands. And he is now working towards becoming a Naturopathic doctor. During his professional development, food quickly became a central theme in his life for many reasons. One being the biggest reasons being that he saw many patients over the years that had ailments that could be linked back to lifestyle choices; and more often than not, it was the food they were consuming. With the food system as a culprit to so much disease, Devin found it important to teach people how to eat real food again.Besides the medicinal benefits food can provide, it has also been anoutlet for myself. Food has been my art. It allows me to partner flavors,smells, colors and touch so many senses. It’s during this time ofcooking I can let loose and explore the wonders of the culinary world.You can connect with Devin on Instagram at www.instagram.com/dstone008/Connect with me:Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Tabatha's YouTube: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#117: Break Through Your Menopausal Weight Loss Plateau, Improve Your Mood and Sleep, and Relieve Those Hot Flashes with Dr. Anna Cabeca
Apr 14 2022
#117: Break Through Your Menopausal Weight Loss Plateau, Improve Your Mood and Sleep, and Relieve Those Hot Flashes with Dr. Anna Cabeca
Ladies, are you ready to break free from the menopausal weight loss plateaus, the hot flashes, and more? If you are, then I’ve got you covered! Today, Dr. Anna Cabeca joins me to chat about how you can break free from all of these things and more through the help of her new book, MenuPause. We dive into the 5 different eating plans Dr. Anna shares in the book and how each plan offers something different to help you heal your body while still losing the weight!We talk more on…How MenuPause was bornWhy the gut matters to your overall healthA breakdown of each of the 5 eating plansThe importance of having variety in your dietHow misinformed people can be around foodWhich plans are good for weight loss plateausHow hormone disruptors in your diet can affect your bodyAnd more!Ready to dive into Dr. Anna’s new book, MenuPause? You can grab the book here: about Dr. Anna:Over the past 20 years, Dr. Anna has served over 10,000 women in her own private practice and millions more through her books, online videos and  articles. When her own health took a turn during menopause, she sought the wisdom of healers around the world. She learned that modern medicine and time tested natural remedies are not at odds. Working together they create indisputable results and true wellbeing. Using delicious healing foods and simple lifestyle changes, Dr. Anna reclaimed her health and life. Fueled by her belief that every woman deserves to be empowered and in control of their health and life, she developed the Keto Green Lifestyle, that has helped thousands of women opt out of menopause misery and experience a joyful transition to the next stages of their lives. With her methods, you to can breeze through menopause into your second spring feeling the best you ever have!Connect with Dr. Anna:Dr. Anna’s Website: www.dranna.comDr. Anna’s Instagram: www.instagram.com/thegirlfrienddoctor/Dr. Anna’s Facebook: Anna’s Facebook Group: can grab her other books, The Hormone Fix and Keto-Green 16 here: with me:Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Tabatha's YouTube: HERE:  Join the private group, ReNew You Sisterhood to find out how to balance your life, your hormones, your mood, and your gut! In the group, we provide daily inspiration, tips, tools, and recipes to reclaim your health and feel amazing! Here's the link: AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#116: The Missing Piece of Fertility  with Elizabeth King
Apr 7 2022
#116: The Missing Piece of Fertility with Elizabeth King
Are you struggling with infertility? Have you been doing all the “right” things and still not pregnant? If this sounds like you, then you don’t want to miss today’s episode. Elizabeth King, who is a Certified Fertility Health Coach, Life Coach, Birth and Bereavement Doula and New Parent Educator, joins me today to talk about going beyond the science and focusing on the BIG missing piece of fertility! We talk more on…Reasons why infertility is increasing Elizabeth’s own fertility journeySteps you can take if you feel like pregnancy will never happen for youThe importance of taking the time to grieve a loss (at any stage!) Two important things you need look at to help you figure out why you’ve been struggling with infertilityWhy letting go of control can be the best thing for youThe most surprising thing Elizabeth sees while working with her clients Reframing situationsAnd more!More About Elizabeth:Elizabeth is a Certified Fertility Healeth Coach, Master Certified ICF Life Coach, Birth & Bereavement Doula and a New Parent Educator. Since 2008 her mission has been to help people of all backgrounds conceive a healthy baby and carry to term. Elizabeth supports her clients through natural fertility, infertility, IVF, miscarriage support, early prengancy PTSD, and new parent support. She is based out of California but helps clients all over the world.  Connect with Elizabeth:Website: www.elizabethking.comInstagram: @elizabethking_coachingFacebook: Elizabeth King Coaching Podcast: Pretty Little Tribe Connect with me:Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Tabatha's YouTube: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: was hacked on Instagram! Please report and UNFOLLOW that account. Please follow the real Dr. Tabatha @thegutsygynecologistWe can't let evil win!!LOOK AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!
#115: Optimizing Your Life and Body Through Diet and Hormone Balance with Karen Martel
Mar 31 2022
#115: Optimizing Your Life and Body Through Diet and Hormone Balance with Karen Martel
You’re feeling good. You’re doing all the right things, but then something happens. Your body starts working against you! You start to gain weight. You no longer feel amazing, and you wonder what went wrong. Sound familiar? If so, then you’ve gotta listen to today’s episode! Karen Martel joins me to chat about letting go of the next quick fix, gaining empathy for your body and what you should be doing to optimize your body and life!We talk more about…Karen’s health journey How little women know about their own reproductive health (and why it’s NOT your fault!)What stress can do to your body even when you’re not aware of itThe one piece of the puzzle that you might be missing when trying to heal your bodyWhy hating your body won’t get you anywhereWhat you need to do to figure out what’s going on with your hormones (hint: most conventional doctors don’t do this!)Finding the lifestyle diet that’s RIGHT for you and your bodyKaren’s favorite diet for most peopleNot looking at doctors for all the answers (and what to do instead)Implications of birth control that are normally overlooked One big thing women need to be ok withAnd more!More about Karen:Karen is a Certified Hormone Specialist, Transformational Nutrition Coach and Women’s Weight Loss expert. She is the founder of the revolutionary program, On Track, a women’s weight loss and hormone balancing program. She is the host of the top rated podcast, The Other Side of Weight Loss. Through her own health struggles, Karen realized there was a lack of information out there. Because of this, she was determined to share her knowledge to others with a bold new approach to women’s health and weight management. Karen’s passion lies in helping women breakthrough weight loss resistance and find their weight loss code through diet variation and hormone optimization. She is a health leader and researcher determined to revolutionize weight loss for modern women.   Connect with Karen:Karen’s website: Instagram: Facebook: YouTube: Karen MartelKaren’s Podcast: The Other Side of Weight LossJoin Karen’s amazing group coaching program that has helped hundreds of other women just like you here: with me:Dr. Tabatha's Website: Tabatha's Facebook: Tabatha's IG: Tabatha's YouTube: Functional Gynecologist's Guide to Balancing your Hormones: AND FEEL AMAZING! Buy EnergyLift here!