Cycles, Glands, Hormones & Your Endocrine System with Dr Kerry-Anne Perkins-Gordon : Episode 184

by | Sep 21, 2022 | Cycle Signs + PMS, Menstrual Cycle Tips, Well Woman Podcast | 0 comments

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How does the endocrine system work, function and contribute to the rest of our body? In this episode I’m joined by Dr P to chat cycles, glands, hormones and the entire endocrine system that houses it all. 

Meet Our Podcast Guest:

[Cycle Day 15 – Inner Autumn]

Dr Kerry is a board-certified and dynamic Obstetrician and Gynecologist practicing in the state of New Jersey. She has extensive expertise in global maternal health needs, problems of the female reproductive tract, contraceptive care, and minimally invasive surgery. She has a burning passion and commitment to fitness and a holistic approach to a healthy mind, body, and spirit.

She is a native of the beautiful island of Jamaica, WI. I received my Bachelor of Science in
Kinesiology-Exercise and Sports Science from Temple University with a Master of Science
degree in Biomedical Sciences from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) and an Executive Master in Business Administration from Saint Joseph’s University. She received my medical degree from PCOM and completed my internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Saint John’s Episcopal Hospital in Queens, New York. In addition to medical practice, she’s a Captain in the United States Army Reserve, an avid scientific researcher with over 16 research publications and abstracts, and notable honors and awards for innovative contributions to the research community.

When not at work, she enjoys traveling, exercising, social media, and
spending time with my husband and family. She also enjoys medical missions serving in clinics and hospitals around the world – her most recent missions include Ghana, Africa and Jamaica, W.I.

Cycles, Glands, Hormones and your Endocrine System with Dr Kerry-Anne Perkins-Gordon _ Episode 184
In this episode we chat about:
      • What is the endocrine system
      • Glands that make up the endocrine system
      • The hormones of the Endocrine System
      • How important is the entire endocrine system for menstrual health?
      • The thyroid and the menstrual cycle
      • Insulin and the menstrual cycle
      • Daily ways to support the Endocrine System

Connect with our Guest: 

Instagram: @callmedoctor.p Website:


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Until next time beautiful!
Get connected, listen to your body and remember; body confidence all begins with living in tune with your menstrual cycle.

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