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Hormonal Imbalances – Adrenal and Thyroid Function

We’ve got many different types of hormones. They are chemical messengers in the body created in the endocrine glands that essentially co-ordinate various vital functions throughout the body. Two Hormones Vital for being Balanced The adrenal and thyroid glands are critical to your wellbeing and important for helping to balance weight, hormones, energy, mood and…

Metabolic health and detoxification – How Toxic are You?

Some of us have a slow metabolism and others fast, so what’s the difference? Metabolism is quite a complex system and contrary to what many people think, it isn’t just about weight gain or loss. Metabolism is about all those physical and chemical processes in the body that convert or use energy, including blood circulation,…

Digestive Conditions Blog

Good digestion is paramount to good health. Digestion is the process where the food we eat is broken down and refined so that it can be absorbed into the blood system and then carried to cells to provide the body with nourishment and energy.

If you aren’t absorbing what you consume, and you’re not digesting it,…

Immune Health – a Natural Resistance to Infection and Disease

Some people seem destined to catch a cold or flu while others seem to always avoid them.

 Perhaps you tire easily or you get recurring colds and infections. The body’s ability to protect itself from offending organisms is made possible because of several factors that come into play – diet, nutritional supplements and enough sleep…

Mental Health and Naturopathy

Mental Health Having a mental illness may mean you are emotionally unstable, your personality is affected and you will require some form of guidance. Mental illness includes illnesses such as depression, psychosis, addictions, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Mental Illness – It’s a Child Thing Too There was a time when children were rarely diagnosed with…

Health Complaints treated with Natural Medicine Blog

It is hard to believe that in the 21st century, malnutrition isn’t just a problem with developing countries. Today, many of us, by the way we eat, suffer with serious nutritional deficiencies. Standard drug therapies of modern times are ineffective in treating modern diseases caused by poor nutrition, stress and environmental toxins. Nutrient-poor food is…

The Drastic Effects of a Drop in Estrogen for Women

The female life cycle is made up of hormonal milestones – menarche, pregnancy and menopause. Most women need courage to face menopause – the cessation of menstrual bleeding. It’s a turning point for many women, both psychologically as well as physically. You lose calcium in your bones during menopause, making it more likely for a…

Nutrition

Nutrition is a process by which our body’s obtain, store and use food for our health, growth, and development. Everyone can benefit from good nutrition, from early childhood to old age. We believe in educating our patients about the ways that a nutrient-dense diet can maximize health, increase energy, manage weight, enhance physical performance, and…

Thyroid Function

Thyroid disorders are of major concern in the U.S., primarily because many cases go undiagnosed and untreated. The thyroid gland, which is located in the lower neck, is responsible for producing hormones that regulate functions throughout the body. Unfortunately, the symptoms of functional thyroid disorders are often overlooked and discounted. But we know that having…