Want to learn more about how to navigate menopause? Join Equilibria and Dr. Streicher as we explore her new book "Hot Flash Hell: A Gynecologist’s Guide to Turning Down the Heat."
Lauren Streicher, MD is a clinical professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, a certified menopause practitioner of the North American Menopause Society, and the medical director of the Northwestern Medicine Center for Menopause and the Northwestern Medicine Center for Sexual Medicine.
She is a best-selling author and has written multiple books including The Essential Guide to Hysterectomy, and Sex Rx: Hormones, Health, and Your Best Sex Ever. Inside Information , a series of books about menopause launched in 2021 and includes Slip Sliding Away: Turning Back the Clock on Your Vagina and Hot Flash Hell: A Gynecologist’s Guide to Turning Down the Heat. Her next book, Put the O Back into Mojo: A Post Menopause Guide to Orgasm is scheduled to be released in 2022.
Dr. Streicher is the medical correspondent for Chicago’s top-rated news program, the WGN Morning News, and has appeared multiple times on Today, Good Morning America, The Oprah Winfrey Show, CNN, NPR, Dr. Radio, Nightline, The Dr. Oz Show, Fox and Friends, The Steve Harvey Show, CBS This Morning, ABC News Now, NBC Nightly News, 20/20, and World News Tonight.
She lives in Chicago with her writer-producer husband, Jason Brett, and their dog, KJ. They have four grown daughters.