What is an IUD, how does it work and what does it mean for my body?
We’re answering all of these questions and more in this episode explore hormonal IUD’s. In this episode I’m joined by Reproductive Health Practitioner Chloe Skerlak and together we explore how fertility is more than just having babies, it’s about optimising your health through knowing your body and your cycle.
Meet Our Podcast Guest:
[Cycle Day 11 – Inner Spring]
Chloe is a Holistic Reproductive Health Practitioner and Full Spectrum Fertility Awareness Educator. Infused with joy, laughter, and play, Chloe teaches fertility awareness education to women and people with cycles so they may regain their sexual and reproductive sovereignty, become advocates for their own health, and live vibrant, healthy lives. She is also the founder of the Cervix Portrait Party (yes – taking photos of your cervix is a thing!) and is passionate about teaching body literacy to pre-teens and teens.
Chloe also loves salsa dancing, full moon bathing, and playing the ukulele.
In this episode we chat about:
- What is a IUD?
- How does the Mirena IUD work?
- Choosing an educated contraceptive method
- Do you really ovulate with an IUD?
- What to expect after an IUD insertion?
- Side effects of hormonal IUDs
- 5 things you need to know about the IUD
- The advantages of the IUDs
- What to do when coming off the IUD
As mentioned in this episode you can learn more about the IUD at, www.iudawareness.org.
Connect with our Guest:
Thank you so much for tuning in to this episode of The Well Woman Podcast. I’m beyond honoured that you’re here and would be grateful if you could take 2 minutes to leave me a 5-star review in iTunes or on your podcast app, this way together we can inspire, connect and educate even more women.
Until next time beautiful!
Get connected, listen to your body and remember; body confidence all begins with living in tune with your menstrual cycle.