Season 2, Episode 51

Anything Goes

with Dr. Joy’El Ballard

About this episode

Audra Russell speaks with Dr. Joy’El Ballard.

Dr. Joy’El Ballard is a board-certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist who encourages women to take a proactive approach to their health. She is deeply passionate about educating and empowering women to initiate and maintain a healthy lifestyle. She is a best-selling author of Loving Me, Myself and “Her”: Through Perimenopause & Beyond, which is a self-affirming guide that enlightens, encourages and empowers women approaching the menopausal transition. She is the host of the Midlife-ish:Slay Menopause through Mindful Living podcast. Dr. Ballard is a Speaker who aims to provide a platform for women in the community to become educated and invigorated about facing different aspects of their health.

She was born and raised in Prince George’s County, Maryland. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Syracuse University. She obtained her medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Her residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology was completed at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore where she was appointed the Administrative Chief Resident and subsequently received the “Attending Award.”

In this episode, we talk about all things perimenopause, y’all! Hot flashes, night sweats, masturbating, vaginal dryness and more! You’ll laugh while you learn with this one, ladies!

So sit back, relax, and enjoy!

Host & Guest

Audra Russell
Aminah Iman

Dr. Joy'El Ballard, Perimenopause, Midlife-ish