Leave No Stone Unturned: Fertility Functional Medicine Testing with Dr. Kali MacIsaac ND

Leave No Stone Unturned: Fertility Functional Medicine Testing with Dr. Kali MacIsaac ND

If you’re struggling to get pregnant, you may feel like you’ve tried everything and are running out of options. But have you considered doing a deeper dive into looking for the underlying causes of your infertility? In this episode, Lorne speaks with Acubalance’s clinical director of naturopathic medicine, Dr. Kali MacIsaac ND, about the importance…

Spermageddon: The Decline in Male Fertility with Dr. Olivia Pojer

Spermageddon: The Decline in Male Fertility with Dr. Olivia Pojer

In this episode, host Dr. Lorne Brown of Acubalance is joined by Dr. Olivia Pojer, a medical doctor and Chinese medicine practitioner, to discuss the often overlooked topic of male fertility. Did you know that men contribute to 50% or more of fertility challenges? Dr. Pojer shares the root causes of male infertility and offers…

The IVF Donor Egg Cycle Conversation with Dr. Arieyu Zhang

The IVF Donor Egg Cycle Conversation with Dr. Arieyu Zhang

In this episode, we delve into the world of donor egg cycles, a fertility treatment option that involves using eggs from a donor to help individuals or couples have a baby.  Our expert guest, Dr. Arieyu Zhang, discusses when it might be a good time to consider donor egg cycles over traditional IVF, the process…

Training for the Fertility Marathon with Dr. Beth Taylor

Training for the Fertility Marathon with Dr. Beth Taylor

When it comes to the fertility journey, it’s more like a marathon than a sprint. And just like a marathon requires weeks and months of training to run a good race, creating healthy embryos requires preconception training, too. Our goal is not just for you to start the race but to cross the fertility finish…

3 Simple Mind Hacks To Elicit Relaxation For Healing Creativity And Sleep

3 Simple Mind Hacks To Elicit Relaxation For Healing Creativity And Sleep

I was named the Canadian UN World Wellness Weekend Ambassador for Integrative Wellness for the second year and I had the opportunity to participate in the World Wellness Weekend on September 19th, 2020.   The goal of World Wellness Weekend (WWW) is to inspire and empower people to make healthier choices and enjoy an active lifestyle with family & friends. The current health situation…

Whole Brain Posture For Surrendering Into The Present Moment

Whole Brain Posture For Surrendering Into The Present Moment

If you are struggling with your thoughts and feelings then continue to read on for one of these simple tools to help you get into the present moment which leads to transforming negative feelings.  Here is the whole brain posture for surrendering into the present moment. I personally use the whole brain posture and teach it…

Bruce Lipton: 4 Simple Strategies To Reprogram Your Mind

Bruce Lipton: 4 Simple Strategies To Reprogram Your Mind

Dr Bruce Lipton in this short video shares how you can reprogram your subconscious mind using 4 simple Belief Change Modalities (energy psychology). Transcripts below.  I also included below a 2-minute video clip below from an interview I did with Dr. Bruce Lipton: 4 simple strategies to reprogram your mind.  In this clip he talks…

Low-Level Laser Therapy Heals Your Body At The Cellular Level

Low-Level Laser Therapy Heals Your Body At The Cellular Level

Like plants absorb sunlight in order to perform photosynthesis, the human body also possesses certain enzymes in our cells, called cytochromes, that absorb light. Cytochromes (specifically Cytochrome C Oxidase) is the people’s version of chlorophyll and are the molecules targeted during low-level laser therapy. Cytochrome C Oxidase is found in the mitochondria of cells, the…

The Best Time To Get Acupuncture For Fertility

The Best Time To Get Acupuncture For Fertility

Acupuncture is an effective modality for the treatment of infertility. One of the most common questions I have been asked is When is the best time to get Acupuncture forfertility? This question is dependent on several variables before it can be properly answered. Acupuncture for men, women, natural cycles versus IVF cycles …. all have…

2 Exercises You Should Avoid If You Are Pregnant Or Trying To Become Pregnant

2 Exercises You Should Avoid If You Are Pregnant Or Trying To Become Pregnant

Exercise is a vital part of staying healthy during pregnancy and when preparing for pregnancy. However, there are two forms of exercise that I suggest staying clear of during these times. (I can only imagine the heaps of hate mail I am about to receive) Okay, here it goes… 1. Hot yoga. There is absolutely nothing…