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Are Chemicals More Harmful To Your Children Than To You?

Jun 09, 2014

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.

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Free prenatal classes - education and empowerment

Jun 09, 2014

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.

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Functional Medicine: Revolution and Kuhnian paradigm shifts

May 29, 2014

Right now, in medicine, we are undergoing a paradigm shift.

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It All Starts With Why

May 27, 2014

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."

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Do You Sometimes Feel like your Reproductive Endocrinologist is Speaking Ectropion?

May 15, 2014

As with many life experiences, the path of infertility is paved with specialized vocabulary and an alp

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Where do babies come from?

May 12, 2014

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.

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A Possible Link: Thyroid and DHEA

May 12, 2014

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.

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Still Life Canada - BC Womens Support

May 12, 2014

I wanted to pass along some information about a topic that is often overlooked when discussing fertility or recurrent pregnancy loss.  Few people discuss stillbirth or neonatal death.  This trauma effects all of a persons being ! emotionally, mentally and physically.

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Natural PMS Relief - A Case Study

May 07, 2014
Chinese medicine is an extremely effective treatment of Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS). I recently had a fertility patient return a few years after having a healthy baby. Now, in her mid forties she was experiencing severe PMS symptom's and hadn't been able to find any relief. 

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