Feb 15, 2023
In today’s episode, I interviewed Elizabeth Yurth, Medical Director of Boulder Longevity Institute which she co-founded in 2006. When it comes to hormone treatment for women, they have often been fed unchecked facts. In this episode, Elizabeth broke down the myths about women’s hormone therapy and how it can effectively treat them.
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Elizabeth Yurth, MD is the Medical Director of the Boulder Longevity Institute which she co-founded in 2006. The Boulder Longevity Institute specializes in advanced, research-based longevity medicine including treatments such as Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy, Regenerative Orthopedic Procedures, and Regenerative Peptide Therapy, with a result-oriented approach to health optimization. Dr. Yurth obtained her Medical Degree from the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and completed her residency at the University of California – Irvine. Along with her 25-plus years as a practicing orthopedist specializing in sports and spine medicine, Dr. Yurth has made it her mission to learn and share the latest scientific research on how to truly heal the body at the cellular level. She is double board-certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Anti-Aging/Regenerative Medicine. As a specialist in Sports, Spine, and Regenerative Medicine, Dr. Yurth has a Stanford-affiliated Fellowship in Sports and Spine Medicine, and a dual-Fellowship in Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine (FAARM) and Anti-Aging, Regenerative and Functional Medicine (FAARFM) through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M). Dr. Yurth has also completed Fellowship training in Human Potential & Epigenetic Medicine and Cellular Medicine, is part of the first cohort of providers to receive the A4M National Peptide Certification, and is a founding faculty member and national lecturer for SSRP (Seeds Scientific Research and Performance).
Website & Social Links:
Boulder Longevity Institute (BLI): www.boulderlongevity.com
BLI's Human Optimization Academy: www.bli.academy
BLI’s curated supplement & product store: www.OHPHealth.com
Instagram: @boulderlongevity, @dryurth
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Dr. Orest Komarnyckyj enjoyed a prestigious career as a periodontal regenerative surgeon moving to a new passion in June 2018. He retired after a 33-year career to pursue new passions. At 70 Dr. Orest has taken on a new role as a Men's Life Coach and Podcaster.
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00:00 - Precap
00:42 - Intro
01:51 - Guest introduction
04:28 - Myths surrounding women’s hormone therapy
07:47 - Hormone replacement - Insanity starts
10:33 - Women should not be on hormones
11:20 - Women's hormones, increase the rate of breast cancer
13:11 - US Preventive Task Force released a statement
15:54 - Commercial Starts
16:27 - Commercial ends
16:43 - Can hormones cause cancer?
17:05 - Metabolizing Hormones
18:09 - Does testosterone cause cancer in men?
19:10 - Know how hormones metabolize
21:20 - Liver-protecting process
24:25 - What’s the process of going through hormone replacement therapy?
26:28 - Women have estrogen dominance
28:00 - Birth control pills block testosterone
29:50 - Testosterone is always bioidentical
30:28 - Outro