Genetic testing can provide extremely useful information to help you create the healthiest version of your current and future self. It can be used to both optimise health and understand the risk of disease.
The human mind is a powerful thing, but it's easily broken. Is the pandemic of depression and anxiety because we're not making enough serotonin, or that we're vitamin D deficient? Or is is that generations of us have become accustomed to learned helplessness?
Herbal medicine and nutritional supplements have the benefit of working in harmony with the body's own natural biochemistry and have virtually no side effects. So which of these are best, and how do you know what's right for you?
Feeling tired all the time? Having trouble sleeping, or suffering from mid-morning or afternoon energy slumps? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, you are likely to be suffering from fatigue. Causes of fatigue The causes of fatigue are many and varied. They may include: Mental, emotional or physical stress Low iron …
In natural medicine, client-centric care is important to establish all reasons why the condition has developed and continues to exist - these may include social, emotional, physiological, or psychological factors.
The analysis of the iris can provides valuable information regarding overall constitution, hereditary traits, past disease states, presence of toxins, lymphatic circulation, nutritional requirements or imbalances, status of the nervous system and the health of the bowel.
Our digestive tract is the main site of digestion/absorption of all nutrients the human body requires for survival.Observing the digestive system from this angle helps us to understand how important a well-functioning, efficient, healthy gut is to the wellbeing of the rest of the body.
It's true that our bodies are fragile and can break - but if they are nourished correctly, they can heal themselves.
I’m constantly confronted by the differences between Western (allopathic) medicine & natural therapies. While many seem to believe that you have to choose one or the other – I disagree. Maybe some of my colleagues would be rather annoyed at that admission, but there it is! I have the benefit of having trained in both …
How important is exercise, really? It’s common knowledge that exercise is necessary for human health, but how does it affect us, what does it do to keep us well? Leading an active life lowers disease risk One of the main reasons we suffer so much chronic disease as a society is that we are largely …