MY CONTRACEPTION AND SEXUAL HEALTH HOSTED BY JESS REDDEN
IT’S YOUR HORMONAL HEALTH….. TAKE
WITH DR CAOIMHE HARTLEY
In this first episode of our podcast series host Jess Redden is joined by Dr Caoimhe Hartley, a GP with a special interest in women’s health to explore and learn about female hormones, their impact on our bodies, and how we can best care for and support our hormonal health.
PILL, PATCH, CONDOMS….. WHAT SUITS
WITH DR EADAOIN LYSAGHT
In this episode host Jess Redden discusses short acting contraception options with Dr Eadaoin Lysaght, the Medical Director at UCD Medical Centre. Together they challenge some myths, discover some truths and explain what happens at a contraceptive consultation.
FIT AND FORGET…. LONG ACTING
REVERSIBLE CONTRACEPTION FOR YOUNG
WITH DR DEIRDRE LUNDY
In episode 3 host Jess Redden is joined by Dr Deirdre Lundy – a GP specialising in female health for 30 years. Dr Lundy explains what exactly Long-Acting Reversible Contraception is, who can use it and why it is considered a “fit and forget” form of contraception.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
STIS BUT WERE TOO AFRAID TO ASK
with NURSE ANNE MORIARTY
In this final episode, host Jess Redden is joined by Nurse Anne Moriarty to understand the types, causes and symptoms of sexually transmitted infections whilst also highlighting treatments options and important steps to prevention.
EVERYMUM PODCAST SERIES
My Body, My Fertility,
My Contraception -
with Dr. Deirdre
How does the menstrual cycle work and how can contraception support it best? Specialising in female health for over 30 years, Dr. Deirdre Lundy talks about the hormonal shifts that we go through during a typical cycle, and how this changes as we age. She explains how contraception can benefit our overall fertility, help with painful or heavy bleeds, and tackle the symptoms of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and endometriosis. Dr. Deirdre also highlights how discussing our bodies, our plans and our needs with our healthcare provider can help us to find the right contraception solution.
My Hormonal Health –
with Dr. Laura Lenihan
Our hormones are a powerful little army and only by understanding more about them can we begin to care for them effectively. Dr. Laura Lenihan explains how our hormones drive our wellbeing, how they can be lifted through finding joy and how stress can impact them. It’s a fine balancing act, but one that can be supported with the right care
My Contraception Options with Dr. Deirdre Lundy
From the pill to the coil, condom to vasectomy there is a contraceptive option that is right for you and your family. But what does each type do, what are the benefits and how can you decide which one suits your health and family planning? Dr. Deirdre Lundy explains all.
My Postpartum Contraception - with Dr Emma Kilgarriff
Sex is often far from a postpartum mum’s mind, but did you know that your body could be gearing up to ovulate again just 21 days after birth? We learn how soon our hormones begin to regulate, when it’s safe to return to sex, the best contraception options for women in postpartum and how every mum can feel supported throughout the six-week postnatal check.
My Family is Complete - with Dr Rachel Mackey
You know your family is complete and you know you need a long term solution that can reassure you but also take care of your hormones as you age. Here we learn about the best options for the long run as Dr. Rachel Mackey author of The Women's Health Book takes us through the right contraceptive options.