There are realities we all share, regardless of our nationality, language, or individual tastes. As we need food, so do we need emotional nourishment: love, kindness, appreciation, and support from others. J. Donald Walters
With cardiovascular disease being such a concerning issue for our modern society its about time we realised doctors and natural health practitioners need to work together to help minimise the suffering caused by this killer. The naturopathic approach Regardless of whether someone is on blood pressure medication, statins, or even diabetic medications, nutritional and naturopathic … Read more
[subscribe2]Here are some interesting figures from the National Heart Foundation: Cardiovascular disease (CVD): Affects 1 in every 6 Australians 1 Australian dies every 10 minutes Most common forms are: Coronary heart disease (heart attack) Stroke Heart failure Disability from CVD is severe ½ the population over 25 has high cholesterol 54% adults do not exercise … Read more
Tissue mineral analysis (hair analysis) is a test that analyses the mineral content of hair. Used correctly hair analysis can give you information about mineral imbalances, deficiencies and excesses of both essential and toxic minerals. Examples are calcium, magnesium, sulfur, arsenic and vanadium. Blood or Hair? Hair analysis is a good indicator of the metabolic … Read more
That time of year! Most people I know simply put up with being blocked up or having a constant runny nose at this time of year. I guess they think there’s nothing they can do about it, except maybe, to take some antihistamines or antibiotics. It’s understandable to think that when you don’t know of … Read more
You can’t hide acne! It’s just so in-your-face! So, it’s not surprising that those suffering with acne a dead keen to get rid of it. It can be painful and irritating as well as humiliating. Fortunately, natural medicine works extremely well in skin conditions especially acne. Most people know the usual things like avoiding chocolate … Read more
Is your gut as leaky as a net? Do you get gut symptoms, skin symptoms or brain symptoms that you can’t explain? Have you been on heaps of antibiotics? If you have leaky gut syndrome then regardless of the quality of your food or supplements, you will not absorb your nutrients efficiently. And, here’s the … Read more
I’m in the early stages of my new business and much of my activity is business building, in other words creating connections, networking, clarifying niches, building a website, setting up systems and lots of other time consuming things. While I was cleaning up my files the other day (like the home that gets very clean … Read more
I had a patient yesterday who, last year, had surgery for gastric banding. Unfortunately, it hadn’t worked too well for her. Fortunately, she’s come across nutritional medicine through the USANA network and got referred to me. By doing a thorough case history and some simple tests I was able to show her that she was … Read more
Here’s a grain free, diary free, nutrient rich (good fat) for you… Almond Banana Cinnamon Smoothie Serves 1 Ingredients 1 cup coconut milk 1 banana 2 tbsp almond butter ½ tsp cinnamon plus extra for garnishing 3 ice cubes Preparation Place all the ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth Garnish with extra cinnamon … Read more
The truth is that being overweight is the symptom, not the cause; it’s the consequence, not the action or, to use a familiar quote, it’s the horse that has bolted, not the gate that someone left open! Trying to “fix” consequences never works. So what are some of the possible causes? Stress The biochemical result … Read more
Stomach disorders (functional dyspepsia) and bowel disorders (irritable bowel syndrome) have a reputation for being tricky to treat, perhaps because they have multiple causes and are often the result of a combination of factors. Just some of the factors to consider are: Gut Feelings The gut is the only organ to have it’s own nervous … Read more
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