Dr. Barter talks about some of the most common (and treatable) reasons why people begin to lose hair and what can be done about it. She’ll breakdown the physical mechanisms of hair loss caused by dysregulated reproductive hormones versus dysregulated thyroid hormones. And why the distinction is important.
You’ll learn which diagnostic tests are the gold standard to getting to the bottom of the root cause of hair loss once and for all:
What markers are functional medicine practitioners specifically looking for on these tests?
Why dried urine tests are superior to blood tests for tracking certain hormones?
What are Organic Acids and what do they have to do with hair loss?
Why is stabilizing the blood sugar key?
Are natural hormone replacement therapies appropriate?