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Adrenal Fatigue

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? Are you reacting to ever mad driver cutting you off or running into difficult situations at every turn? The difference between being resilient and no is about adaptation to constant challenges and being able to let the

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Functional Hormone Testing
Female Hormones

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. Our bodies make three different forms oestrogens: Oestrone (E1) Oestradiol (E2) Oestriol (E3) Oestrone (E1) is usually considered an “unhealthy” oestrogen.  It is still bio-identical, but you do not want an excess

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ABC News Says Calcium and Vitamin D Not Needed - What is the scientific truth?
Bone Health

ABC News Says “Calcium and Vitamin D Not Needed” – What is the scientific truth?

On November 29th 2019, ABC News featured in an article entitled “Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements Not Necessary for Healthy Adults” a recent review that was published in the Medical Journal of Australia. The paper is entitled “Controversies in Medicine: The Role of Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements in Adults”. Unfortunately, The ABC News article provided misleading information which emphasised

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Identifying the Causes of Inflammation
Autoimmunity

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. Consequently, patients can become quite desperate for immediate relief and adding a natural approach can magnify positive outcomes. In natural medicine, the holistic approach would be to provide symptomatic relief

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Soil Probiotics: Is It Safe?
Detoxification

Soil Probiotics: Is It Safe?

The use of probiotics has gained popularity over the last few years, for its benefits to the body’s immune health. Probiotics help balance the microbiome within the guts and an imbalance of which would cause several digestive discomforts. There are however probiotics being taken right from the soil. These soil-based organisms may belong to the same category as those that

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Digestion Testing

What does Poo tell you about your health?

Your toilet habits say a lot about your health as a whole. The duration that you are on the toilet, the consistency of your poo, whether you strain to let it all out, or it’s too runny, any accompanying pain, bloating and gas… They all say whether you may have a functional gut disorder or not. As your body’s way

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