Autoimmune Disease · Homeopathy

Treating Lyme Disease Naturally & Effectively

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

Lifestyle & Culture · Mental Health

The Art of Paying Attention

I neverĀ 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

Autoimmune Disease · Lifestyle & Culture · natural health

The bottom line: Autoimmune diseases in Canada and is there hope for you?

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?

Homeopathy · natural health

Why choose homeopathy….(vs. naturopathy or other complementary medicines)

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)

Cleansing & Detoxification · natural health

The importance of cleansing and detox

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

Essential Oils · Lifestyle & Culture · Mental Health

Managing your mood with essential oils

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