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Feeling overwhelmed; 5 Steps to reclaim your life and fertility Part 2

Nov 02, 2016

In part one I discussed how to recognize and identify the root cause(s) of feeling overwhelmed, including the 3 things that lead to feeling overwhelmed:

3rd Times the Charm, Treating Complete Placenta Previa Naturally

Nov 02, 2016

When something happens once it's called a "one off", if it happens twice maybe it's "lucky", but when it happens for a third time in a row it is now a successful pattern!

Preventing Allergies: 4 Keys To Building A Healthy Immune System

Nov 01, 2016

Something interesting happens at the clinic when one of our patients has a baby – more often than you’d think, we hear about babe’s arrival (yay!) and shortly after, life changes so drastically that we don’t often hear from them again for a little while. And for good reason! We helped them achieve their goal of ‘healthy baby,’ and now life revolves around caring for this beautiful little human. Often, the next time I’ll hear from a new Mum or Dad, is when it comes time to consider introducing solid food – and how to do so properly to prevent reactions and maximize current and future health.

Recipe: The Five Minute Soup

Oct 20, 2016

It’s autumn, and with change of season comes a change in the foods we crave. It is not only natural to seek warming foods as we transition to the colder months, it’s also incredibly beneficial for supporting our digestive fire.

Are Your Vitamin D Levels Keeping You From Getting Pregnant?

Oct 19, 2016

The days are getting shorter, the clouds are covering the sun and we bundle up as the weather gets colder. The ability for us to naturally get vitamin D from the sun is extremely difficult. As we enter into these dark winter months how much vitamin D do we need and how do we get it?

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and Blocked Tube - Success Story

Oct 12, 2016
I wanted to write a case study about a patient who has gone through the trauma of severe Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) during her fertility journey.  If you have gone through PID you know the severe discomfort and possible impact it ca

Gratitude

Oct 07, 2016

As we’re approaching what may be my favourite holiday of the year, it seems only fitting to revisit an important topic for heal

Top 5 Most Common Reasons for seeing an Acupuncturist

Sep 27, 2016

When I read recently that Acetaminophen, most commonly used in over the counter analgesics such as tylenol, is one of the leading causes of liver damage, I wondered if I’d misread the post. It turns out that I did not. The FDA in the US is currently reviewing ways to reduce the risk, such as changing label laws, dosages, and packaging, or removing certain products from the shelf altogether. Considering the inherent risks of even the most ubiquitous over-the-counter medicines, it may be time to reiterate the many reasons to try acupuncture. Here are my top 5.

Deep Sleep In Menopause, One Needle At A Time

Sep 22, 2016

One of the most frustrating things I experience is poor sleep. I'm cranky, can't think properly and just feel horrible. Thankfully for me it is a rare occurrence!  

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