Long Covid and Naturopathy
Long Covid or post-covid is defined as continuing signs and symptoms from four weeks to greater than three months. Ongoing data suggests that 30% of patients will have persisting covid symptoms for over 6 months.
Folates, Methylation and Reproductive Health
Over the past 10 years or so there has been a greater focus on MTHFR and the potential need for activated folic acid such as mecobalamin or Co-methylcobalamin. How important is it?
Lead Poisoning and Chelation Naturally
Lead toxicity in Australia occasionally makes the news but what about the small amounts making the way into your food, cigarettes, plastics or other? How do you chelate it or detox it naturally?
Building Resilience For Optimal Mental Health
How would you describes your average day? Busy but fun? Productive and joyful? Or stressful and feeling like you are never achieving much?
Oestrogen and Functional Testing
Out of all the hormones, most of us have heard of Oestrogen (US spelling estrogen). Today I will shed a little light on the different types of Oestrogen.
Identifying the Causes of Inflammation
Two of the most common complaints that patients approach doctors for are pain and inflammation. When pain and inflammation won’t go away, it starts impacting the patient’s quality of life.
Maximising Men’s Fertility
When trying to conceive, couples tend to focus only on the woman’s health, overlooking the man’s. When the man’s health is below optimal state, it has a negative impact on the whole fertility.
Resolving Inflammation to Overcome Chronic Disease
Chronic disease cases have been on a rise recently. In fact, half of the Australian population is diagnosed with one. In other countries, it has reached epidemic levels.
Do you have Inflammation?
Have you had a splinter or a cut before? How about a sprained ankle? Do you remember the affected site to have gotten red, hot, and swollen?
Detox Essentials In the 21st Century
Having digestive issues such as bloating, pain, gas, and constipation, or problems with hormones, weight, and sluggishness could only mean one thing
Iodine Deficiency in Pregnancy
One mineral that is important to our health is Iodine and one major area of the body it is used in is the thyroid.
Thyroid – The Master of Metabolism
The thyroid is the gland that is shaped like a butterfly in front of the neck. It secretes two hormones that are responsible for the metabolic processes for the whole body
Creating Hormone Harmony
Female hormones play a complex role on how women live their lives. In most cases, it is a challenge most especially from puberty, through pregnancy, until menopause.
Overcoming Hormone Challenges
For your optimal, healthy body and mind, your hormones should be balanced and functioning at their peak. A little disruption and the body immediately reacts with different symptoms.
Boosting Testosterone Naturally
The normal testosterone levels in male peaks between the ages of 20 and 30, afterwhich, it starts to decline. In order to maintain good overall health in men,
When you don’t have enough iron in your body, the oxygen that is being delivered to your cells to create energy is insufficient either, causing you to feel exhausted and rundown.
Do You Need More Vitamin B12?
Almost three-fourths of the vitamins that are required in our diet belong to the vitamin B-group. The B vitamins are water-soluble, meaning they need to constantly be replenished
Is Eating Soy Dangerous or Even Cause Cancer?
Simply, no. Many internet articles contain false or inaccurate information, and it is of high importance for us users to fact-check and verify the reliability of the source.
Why Eat Organic Food?
You may see the word “organic” in some food packaging more commonly now that it has become a marketing magnet. But don’t believe everything that you see inside the grocery aisle.
Healthy Mums and Babies
When we hear the word “bacteria”, we tend to picture in our minds millions and thousands of germs causing infection, illnesses, diseases, and for some of us, even death.
Do I need a Multivitamin Supplement?
Are you getting enough crucial nutrients from your diet alone? There is a big chance that you’re not, and that you need multivitamins to supplement your diet.
Hormone Testing is Helpful
When a patient goes to a general doctor GP for help with a particular infection, whether viral or bacterial, they are prescribed with drug medications, which may be able to clear up the obvious symptoms.
5 Reasons to Lose Weight
After winter comes summertime! Best time to begin shredding off those extra kilos. Not only will losing weight help one feel better and look better;
Overcoming Morning Fatigue
Have you ever woken up to mornings when you felt like you haven’t had a single second of sleep throughout the night? Do you find it difficult to wake up,
How to Make Bone Broth – Recipe Basics
It seems everyone is talking about bone broth so I thought I would give you a recipe to enjoy the benefits. Do you remember the fad of superfoods?
Magnesium – What form is the best?
Magnesium is one of the minerals most commonly prescribed by naturopaths. Thus, choosing the right form and right dose is hugely important to gain maximum benefit in the shortest time.
Destroying Anxiety and Bringing Back Calm
Everyone experiences anxiety from time to time, it’s a natural response to stress! To most people, it could even be a motivator to push you to finish assignments and projects,
Mothers’-To-Be Nutrition Status Impacting Future Generations
It is now a known fact that the mum’s health affects the unborn child’s health during and after deliver, continuing through the child’s life. It has been recently found,
Chemicals Impacting Child Development
Many chemicals that are widely common, and easily available are endangering brain development in fetuses and children.
Ready to Start a Family?
Preconception Fertility Care- When and Where to Begin? Are you and your partner making plans to have a baby? It is essential that you have all the nutrients to conceive
New Year – New Body
With the coming new year, comes new year resolutions. Most adults have “losing weight” on the top of their list, but sadly, are not able to actually achieve it.
Overcoming Depression and Low Mood
What not many people realise is that mental health disorders are fairly common. Most cases go undiagnosed by a professional.
Managing Life Stress for Health
Stress is a normal part of modern life nowadays. It’s impossible to avoid getting exposed to many types of stress.
Keep Our Mind Strong; And Stress At Bay
Not many people realise that mental health disorders are not that rare. Often times, you would feel as if you were the only person in the world who was feeling low or depressed.
What is NAC?
N-Acetyl Cysteine, or NAC, is such an effective reliever of coughing, wheezing, and phlegm brought about by colds or flu,
Don’t let your hormones rule your life!
Managing Healthy Oestrogen Balance Oestrogen is a hormone that is essential for a healthy female reproductive system.
What Exactly Is Gluten, And Why Is Gluten-Free Food Healthier?
Gluten is a protein that is found in wheat, rye, spelt, oats, and barley. It is naturally contained in these foods, and has been in the human diet since ancient times (often sound as Spelt).
Conquer Stress Naturally
Do you always feel down or just lack the drive to get going? Do you find yourself losing energy too quick and find it hard to get through the day?
Choosing a High Quality Fish Oil
Fish oil is wildly popular with both health practitioners and patients around the world. There is no doubt that omega-3 has a wide array of benefits such as potent anti-inflammatory properties,
Herbal of the Month – Skullcap
Skullcap is known scientifically as Scutellaria lateriflora, and more commonly called Blue Skullcap, or American Skullcap.
Heavy Metal Toxicity test options
The first step If you suspect you have been exposed to heavy metals or have heavy metal toxicity, get a test to see where you stand.
A Dream You for 2016
A new year has begun. What is your new years’ resolution? Is it financial? Starting an investment? Is it on family matters?