From Menopause to intimacy: Exploring the potential of psilocybin for women's health
with Jennifer chesak
In a world where traditional medicine often overlooks the unique needs of women, many are turning to alternative pathways to find the healing and support they deserve. One such pathway is through the intriguing world of psilocybin.
Today, I am thrilled to be joined by Jennifer Chesak, an award-winning freelance science and medical journalist, editor, fact-checker, and the visionary author of "The Psilocybin Handbook for Women."
If you've ever wondered about the intersection of psychedelics and women's health, or if you're curious to discover the potential of psilocybin as a powerful tool in the quest for wellness, this episode is a must-listen.
Tune in as Jennifer and I dive deep into the science, the myths, and the promising possibilities that lie in the heart of this fascinating subject.
Some of the questions Jen addresses in the episode include:
Does psilocybin affect women differently?
Does it matter where I am in my cycle when I use psilocybin?
Can psilocybin help with menstrual migraines, endometriosis, or premenstrual dysphoric disorder?
Will psilocybin boost my sex life?
Do hormones have an impact on the entourage effect?
What the heck is the entourage effect?
**Please Read Carefully Before Proceeding
The content shared in this episode is purely for educational and informational purposes only. It does not constitute medical, therapeutic, or legal advice. The views expressed by our speakers and guests do not necessarily reflect those of Amanda Testa LLC.
Listeners are reminded:
*To always consult with healthcare professionals for medical advice or concerns.
*That psilocybin remains a controlled substance in many jurisdictions. Its use, possession, sale, or distribution might be illegal.
*That using psilocybin carries potential risks, especially outside of a controlled setting.
*That Amanda Testa LLC, its affiliates, hosts, and guests are not liable for decisions made based on this episode's content.
*Any third-party links or mentions are for convenience and do not signify endorsement.
Listeners are strongly encouraged to exercise discretion, seek professional guidance where appropriate, and conduct further research before making decisions based on the content of this episode.
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Jennifer Chesak is the author of The Psilocybin Handbook for Women. She is an award-winning freelance science and medical journalist, editor, and fact-checker, and her work has has appeared in several national publications, including the Washington Post.
Chesak earned her master of science in journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill. She currently teaches in the journalism and publishing programs at Belmont University, leads various workshops at the literary nonprofit The Porch, and serves as the managing editor for the literary magazine SHIFT.
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