Increasingly I find that the people I see in my practice are wanting to come off the birth control pill after many years of taking it and they are finding that the experience is not as easy as they had hoped it would be. From wanting to manage hormonal health in more natural ways, to… Continue reading 5 Ways to Support Your Body as You Come Off Birth Control
Do you find that you drag yourself through the day? Do you sleep 7+ hours and still wake up tired and groggy? Do you find yourself more tired even after drinking 2 cups of coffee? Do you have troubling concentrating or focusing at work because you are exhausted? You might not be all that surprised… Continue reading Tired all the time? 7 things that might be contributing to your fatigue and what to do about them.
Summer is a great time to try out a homeopathic remedy or two and see just how powerful and effective homeopathy really is! Homeopathy is a natural and safe to treat a huge variety of different health issues. It is cost-effective, works well and safe to use for every age group and is easy to take… Continue reading Try out homeopathy this summer! From bee stings, to sunburns, to heat stroke. Homeopathy for the beginner!
In the past few years there has been an increase in interest and concern related to the increased numbers of ticks being found in Ontario and the subsequent rise in the number of people being diagnosed with and treated for Lyme disease. It is not only important that you become informed about how to reduce… Continue reading Treating Lyme Disease Naturally & Effectively
I never could really relate to people with anxiety, panic attacks, irrational thoughts, and constant anger and sadness. As a nurse with several years of experience in different settings, I had come across many people in many of these situations and although I felt empathy, I could not relate. Physical pain was something I could understand… Continue reading The Art of Paying Attention
I recently attended a workshop about autoimmune (AI) disease and I was blown away by the statistics I heard and so I would like to share a a bit about autoimmune diseases because people need to know! Why? Because the struggles faced by those suffering from autoimmune diseases and those struggling to get a diagnosis… Continue reading The bottom line: Autoimmune diseases in Canada and is there hope for you?
I think the most common question I get from people is why would they should choose to do homeopathy rather than naturopathy (or other types of alternative medicines). This is a very valid question – especially considering the fact that most people have some sort of naturopathic coverage and have to pay ‘out-of-pocket’ for homeopathy.… Continue reading Why choose homeopathy….(vs. naturopathy or other complementary medicines)
It’s that time of year again, when you start to think about summer, wearing your favourite beach dress or swimsuit or all the fun activities you will be up to! Maybe you are worried that you put on too much weight or that your skin just isn’t clear enough for that beautiful dress or you… Continue reading The importance of cleansing and detox
When I first heard that the things you smell can affect your mood (and not only affect your mood but CHANGE your mood) I was slightly skeptical. I mean, how could something that you breathe in actually create a mood shift? I knew that scents could be connected to memories but were they really powerful… Continue reading Managing your mood with essential oils
Have you recently walked into a health food store (or even Shopper’s Drug Mart) and come across the expensive beverage called kombucha? Maybe you are wondering what all the fuss is about this drink? I mean, who spends $8-9 on a 750ml bottle (unless it’s a bottle of wine?)! Well, if you were able to… Continue reading What’s the deal with kombucha?