Michelle Sands, ND
Co-founder of GLOW Natural Wellness
Michelle Sands, ND is the co-founder of GLOW Natural Wellness, a board-certified naturopathic physician (ND) and the #1 international best-selling author of Hormone Harmony Over 35: A New, Natural, Whole-Body Approach to Limitless Female Health. She was the producer of The Perimenopause Summit and is a featured contributor to EndocrineWeb. A highly sought-after female hormone and metabolism expert, Dr. Michelle has been featured on ABC, CBS, Outside Magazine, The Boston Herald, NBC, Fox News, and USA Today.
It wasn’t long ago that Michelle struggled with autoimmunity, digestive issues, chronic pain, acne, and anxiety. To top it off, she was diagnosed with primary ovarian failure at the age of 20, thrusting her into premature menopause way too early in life. She experienced hot flashes, weight gain, anxiety and so many of the symptoms you’d expect for a woman 3x her age. Doctors explained that she would never have children of her own. Michelle was devastated. She was given a handful of prescriptions but no solutions. After decades of research, trial and error, medical school, testing, and prayers–she was finally able to understand what her body was trying to tell her, and give it what it needed to overcome these chronic conditions. And on April 5th, 2015, she gave birth to her miracle baby, Paxton Emerson Sands, naturally.
Michelle believes that nature provides us with everything we need to heal our bodies and live optimally. And while science holds the keys to understanding our innate healing potential, in today’s modern world our bodies and minds are exposed to a lot of unnatural things that take away from that optimal level of health. Dr. Michelle is passionate about helping women to harness the power of nature, so they can ditch their d