Episode 39: Exploring Sex-Differences in Physiology (RE-RELEASE)

Episode 39: Exploring Sex-Differences in Physiology (Heddwen Brooks, PhD)

Join us for a deep dive into the fascinating world of sex differences in health with Dr. Heddwen Brooks, Professor and Chair of Physiology at the Tulane School of Medicine. Host James Zanewicz engages Dr. Brooks in a compelling discussion about her extensive research on sex differences in physiology, with a particular focus on women’s health during various stages of menopause and aging. Additionally, Dr. Brooks sheds light on the significant impact of these differences on COVID-19 outcomes.

Tune in for an enlightening discussion on these critical aspects of physiology and health disparities.

Key Highlights:

  • Sex Differences in Health: Dr. Brooks elaborates on the critical differences between the sexes in health, emphasizing the unique challenges and considerations for women’s health.
  • Menopause and Aging: Insightful discussion on how menopause and aging affect women’s physiology, backed by Dr. Brooks’ pioneering research.
  • COVID-19 Impact: Analysis of how sex differences play a crucial role in the impact and outcomes of COVID-19.

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