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Recipe for Men

Nov 17, 2017

Ignoring the double entendre of this blog title, I endeavour to move forward in Movember fashion with a simple but powerful recipe. For men. A food recipe that is good for men’s reproductive health, to be clear, not a list of ingredients that make a man; everyone knows they’re made of puppy-dog’s tails.

Can a Man's Weight Affect Fertility?

Nov 16, 2017
In my practice I encounter many men seeking to shed a few pounds. This isn't just for vanity but for the benefits that go along with guys who have a healthy weight. The excess weight around the midsection is a common thing for us here in North America.

Thyroid Series Part 3: Nutrients And Your Thyroid

Nov 13, 2017

In parts 1 and 2 of this thyroid series, we’ve seen that the thyroid gland is often touted as the most important hormonal gland because thyroid hormone affects literally every cell in the human body. It can either make you feel healthy, vital, and fertile, or it can make you feel like your body is falling apart. We’ve learned that there is more to thyroid hormone testing than getting a TSH and calling it a day, and now it’s time to shift focus onto how you can support proper thyroid hormone production.

The Importance of Food in the Treatment of Blood Deficiency

Nov 12, 2017

One of the most common patterns of disharmony that I see in my practice as an acupuncturist specializing in gynecology and fertility is Blood Deficiency. The pattern of Blood Deficiency lies on a spectrum and it can include a wide array of signs and symptoms.

Homemade Personal Care Products: It's the dry shampoo!

Nov 10, 2017

If you are anywhere near as big a fan of The Baroness Von Sketch as I am, then you’ve definitely seen

Laser Acupuncture for Endometriosis

Nov 06, 2017

Endometriosis is a complicated, stressful, and painful disease that affects up to 15% of women between the ages of 24 and 40.

Fertility Superfoods: For the On-The-Go Breakfast, Eat a Frittata Muffin

Nov 03, 2017

The most common question after people read the