Breast Cancer, Bone Health, & Osteoporosis Connection w/ Dr. Jenn Simmons, MD + BoneCoach™

FDA Disclaimer

FDA Disclaimer

The information on this website has not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration or any other medical body. We do not aim to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. Information is shared for educational purposes only. The content of this blog is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Users should not disregard, or delay in obtaining, medical advice for any medical condition they may have, and should seek the assistance of their health care professionals for any such conditions.
You must consult your doctor before acting on any content on this website, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition.

Contact Us

The Company welcomes your questions or comments regarding the FDA Disclaimer:

BoneCoach LLC

Email Address:

Effective as of May 25, 2018

The Bone Coach Podcast | Dr Jenn Simmons Breast Cancer | Osteoporosis & Bone Health | Bone Loss Podcast

Curious about the biggest risk factors for breast cancer and what to do if you have them?

Want to know what you can be doing to proactively prevent breast cancer?

Then don’t skip this episode!

I spoke with Dr. Jenn Simmons, breast cancer surgeon turned functional medicine practitioner, and we discuss the real causes of breast cancer, plus what lifestyle choices can help prevent cancer and build strong bone.

Episode Timeline

0:00 – Episode start

2:14 – Dr. Jenn’s story and how she got into this field

12:30 – How does breast cancer happen? What causes it?

15:48 – Who should be concerned? Are some people more likely than others to develop it?

18:15 – What are the genetic risk factors for breast cancer?

22:34 – Why do some people believe that estrogen causes breast cancer?

30:30 – How important is hormone health? How are things different in the under 50 population vs the over 50 population?

34:28 – What are the standard treatments for breast cancer? And what effect do they have on bone health?

39:44 – What can you do to proactively prevent breast cancer?

41:31 – What kind of dietary approach does the research show is most helpful for those with breast cancer?

45:21 – How everyone can connect with Dr. Jenn

Resources Mentioned

**Show notes @

You can find Dr. Jenn Simmons’ resources below!


What can you do to support your bone health and this podcast?

1. Hit the “Subscribe” Button on your respective podcast player (i.e. AppleGoogleSpotifyStitcheriHeart Radio, and TuneIn). Never miss an episode that could help to improve your bone health.

2. Leave a review. The more positive ratings and reviews and the more subscribers we have, the more people can find us and get the answers to questions they need. Thank you! 🙂

3. Tell a friend about The Bone Coach Podcast or share via text, email, or social. Know of a Facebook group where people could benefit from this info? Feel free to hit one of the share buttons below.

About Dr. Jenn Simmons, MD:

Dr. Jenn Simmons is a breast cancer surgeon turned functional medicine physician.  Her experience as a patient in 2017 led her to functional medicine.  Now instead of cutting out tumors, she ushers women through their breast cancer journey and empowers them to achieve the best health of their life despite their diagnosis.

Apply to work with our team
Apply to work with our team
Apply Now

Medical Disclaimer

The information shared above is for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide medical or nutrition therapy advice; it does not diagnose, treat or cure any disease, condition; it is not to be used as a replacement or substitute for medical advice provided by physicians and trained medical professionals. If you are under the care of a healthcare professional or are currently using prescription medications, you should discuss any dietary and lifestyle changes or potential dietary supplements use with your doctor. You should not discontinue any prescription medications without first consulting your doctor.