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94 - The PCOS & Acne Link and What to Do About It with Kerry Jenkins

May 27, 2024 Leigh Brandon Episode 94
94 - The PCOS & Acne Link and What to Do About It with Kerry Jenkins
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94 - The PCOS & Acne Link and What to Do About It with Kerry Jenkins
May 27, 2024 Episode 94
Leigh Brandon

Welcome to this week's episode of the podcast! 

Today, I had the pleasure of speaking with Kerry Jenkins, a board-certified physician assistant and functional medicine certified practitioner specializing in dermatology. Our conversation focused on the often-overlooked connection between Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and acne. 

Despite the complexity of these conditions, Kerry provided straightforward and practical advice for individuals struggling with both PCOS and acne. 

Stay tuned to learn more about how you can effectively manage these common, yet tricky conditions.

We discussed:
2:10

Kerry’s background and experience helping women with PCOS and acne

5:41

PCOS is a cluster of symptoms and a metabolic dysregulation

9:31

The root cause of PCOS

27:42

Acne is common in women with PCOS

33:11

Testing for PCOS and Acne

36:21

The gut microbiome plays a crucial role in acne

50:29

Where to start if you have PCOS and/or acne


You can find Kerry @:
https://www.whisperingwisdom.com
https://whisper-health.com
https://www.facebook.com/WhisperHealthFunctionalMedicine
https://www.instagram.com/whisperhealth

Send us a Text Message.

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You can find Leigh @:
Leigh website - https://www.bodychek.co.uk/
Leigh's books - https://www.bodychek.co.uk/books/
Eliminate Adult Acne Programme - https://eliminateadultacne.com/
Radical Health Rebel YouTube Channel - https://www.youtube.com/@radicalhealthrebelpodcast

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Welcome to this week's episode of the podcast! 

Today, I had the pleasure of speaking with Kerry Jenkins, a board-certified physician assistant and functional medicine certified practitioner specializing in dermatology. Our conversation focused on the often-overlooked connection between Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and acne. 

Despite the complexity of these conditions, Kerry provided straightforward and practical advice for individuals struggling with both PCOS and acne. 

Stay tuned to learn more about how you can effectively manage these common, yet tricky conditions.

We discussed:
2:10

Kerry’s background and experience helping women with PCOS and acne

5:41

PCOS is a cluster of symptoms and a metabolic dysregulation

9:31

The root cause of PCOS

27:42

Acne is common in women with PCOS

33:11

Testing for PCOS and Acne

36:21

The gut microbiome plays a crucial role in acne

50:29

Where to start if you have PCOS and/or acne


You can find Kerry @:
https://www.whisperingwisdom.com
https://whisper-health.com
https://www.facebook.com/WhisperHealthFunctionalMedicine
https://www.instagram.com/whisperhealth

Send us a Text Message.

Support the Show.


Don't forget to leave a Rating for the podcast!

You can find Leigh @:
Leigh website - https://www.bodychek.co.uk/
Leigh's books - https://www.bodychek.co.uk/books/
Eliminate Adult Acne Programme - https://eliminateadultacne.com/
Radical Health Rebel YouTube Channel - https://www.youtube.com/@radicalhealthrebelpodcast

Kerry’s background and experience helping women with PCOS and acne
PCOS is a cluster of symptoms and a metabolic dysregulation
The root cause of PCOS
Acne is common in women with PCOS
Testing for PCOS and Acne
The gut microbiome plays a crucial role in acne
Where to start if you have PCOS and/or acne