Acubalance is pleased to announce the addition of Facial Fridays! Christina Ceconni has opened her schedule to offer 90 minute facial acupuncture and low level light therapy (LLLT) treatments. What better way to end your week or start your weekend than with a truly restorative treatment that is...
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While doing your preconception work, changing your diet and taking your vitamins, it’s very important to cut down on the number of toxins you encounter on a daily basis to reduce the burden on your body’s detox systems. But once you have children, it may be even more important to take a look at what’s in the products you use in your home and on the skin of your loved ones.
I just finished my second prenatal workshop in three weeks. It is such a pleasure being able to educate and empower women (and their partners) with tools to improve their pregnancy and birth. Some great questions were raised at yesterday's Natural Childbirth talk about foods and supplements to improve strength and stamina during the birthing process, how to protect the pelvic floor and how to improve breast milk supply.
I am truly floored by how often during a working day I find myself saying the following: "The symptoms you have are quite common. But just because something is common, doesn’t mean that it’s normal. Any time your body is showing you a symptom, it’s a marker of something going on at a deeper level."
So you’ve finally had your prayers answered and had a child (or children), but now your child is asking you the inevitable question, “Where do babies come from?” So you reach for a book on where babies come from and realize that the book doesn’t fit your situation at all.
I saw a patient a few weeks ago who, upon taking some steps to properly support her thyroid, found her natural DHEA levels started going up. I wanted to investigate a little further to see why this may be happening, and came across a bit of research on the connection.