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IV therapy and Gastrointestinal Health

Intravenous (IV therapy) is a therapy that is high in demand in the alternative health sector these days! If you haven’t heard of it yet, don’t worry…I have you covered! IV therapy administers nutrients and medicinal agents via the vein. There are a LARGE variety of IV therapies that can be... Continue Reading

Leaky Gut and Grains: The Hidden Link

What IS Leaky Gut? Grains are consumed at rapidly growing rates throughout the world. We are now discovering that with increased consumption comes increased consequence. Today's hot topic discussion is all about the link between grains and leaky gut syndrome. What is leaky gut? Leaky gut is a... Continue Reading

Back to the Basics – Food Sensitivities & Gut health

Food sensitivity and allergy testing is common, especially among the naturopathic community. A hearty, healthy gut (which I define as the gastrointestinal tract from the mouth to anus) is a cornerstone to health and should always be a part of a complete health assessment and or treatment plan in my... Continue Reading

Summer Rainbow Salad

Long, beautiful sunny days are finally upon our bustling city and as always with them comes the magnetism towards fresh, colourful salads. I’m always telling my clients to make ‘rainbow’ salads; challenging them to achieve as many colours as possible on their plate. In the summer months this... Continue Reading
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6 ways to support your immune system this season

It is that time of year again where sickness seems to run through schools, works places and households. The best way to stay on top of these microbes that circulate is to support your body’s natural defence. As we enter this transition season, we watch nature prepare to rest for the winter,... Continue Reading