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164. Using Your Menstrual Cycle to Empower Your Training

Apr 15, 2024 | Podcast | 0 comments

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Adjusting your training around your menstrual cycle is a hot topic right now. But how valid is it? Does it truly make a difference? That’s what I want to explore in this episode!

Hormones can impact how you feel, but how valid are those feelings and how much do they truly impact your performance?🧠

In this episode, I discuss the current body of research including the most recent research released in the past month, and what this means for YOU.🎧

Here are the specific research studies I mention in this episode:

Here is Jen Gunter, MD’s Instagram page you should follow if you are seeking an evidence-based gynocologist for guidance:

Here are some other episodes that you will want to check out:

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