WOMENS HEALTH

Red Clover: A Detoxifying, Cancer Fighting, and Hormone Balancing Herb

June 1, 2011

Late spring is an amazing time of year. Here in Ontario, June tends to be our greenest month, when the fields and forests have a...

Acupuncture for Pre-Birth Care

February 1, 2011

As your journey towards giving birth approaches, you are undoubtedly making all of the preparations necessary to gently and safely welcome your baby into the...

CHINESE MEDICINE FOR TREATING LICHENS

November 1, 2010

The “Thick Skin” Diseases One category of skin diseases with interesting visual manifestations is the “lichen” group, so named because the different types resemble the...

Moonstone and Menopause

November 1, 2010

Healing with Crystals and Gemstone Jewellery As a Master Healer, my experience has shown that Moonstone has a positive effect on just about every symptom...

Green Medicine for Menopause ~ HERBS TO THE RESCUE

July 1, 2010

Whew, the summer heat is on and nobody feels it more than a menopausal woman. Trust me on that. When beads of sweat start to...

Movement Therapy for Happy Hormones

July 1, 2010

My husband likes to tease me – calling me the “one degree woman” – hot one minute, cold the next; comfortable when the room temperature...

Perimenopause: A Time of Personal Empowerment

May 1, 2010

“It can’t be menopause, can it?” was the protesting question posed by a 47-year-old patient with perfectly regular periods. Her recent hot flashes and ‘more...

Restoring Healthy Menopausal Rhythms – The Holistic Approach

May 1, 2010

This has been quite an unusual spring so far. It has been much sunnier and warmer than is typical for this time of year, as...

The Menopausal Years: Restoring Hormonal Balance with Herbs, Nutrients, and BHRT

April 1, 2010

The Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) was a 15-year-long research program designed as a set of clinical trials and observational studies, with the original study enrolled...

Chinese Herbal Medicine for Fungal and Yeast Infections

April 1, 2010

Fungal and yeast infections of the skin are some of the most common and tenacious dermatological complaints. Parasitic organisms that colonize the skin of susceptible...

Homeopathic Medicine: Holistic Treatment for Candida

March 1, 2010

Candidiasis is caused by the overgrowth of a common type of yeast called Candida Albicans that occurs naturally in the body. In most cases, a...

Detoxify for a Healthy Pregnancy and a Happy Baby

March 1, 2010

More and more couples planning a family are taking charge of their health. They will often stop smoking and consuming alcohol and drugs. They understand...

Kundalini Yoga: An Ancient Prescription for Longevity

December 1, 2009

Life is funny, sometimes.  But other times it can be exasperating, too. On occasion we are liable to just roll our eyes at the quirky...

Healthy Expectations—Part Two: Fit and Tranquil Trimesters

November 1, 2009

Stress is a fact of life. However, too much stress during pregnancy, like poor nutrition, can have a detrimental effect not only on the mother,...

Healthy Expectations—Part One: Pregnancy Nutrition

October 1, 2009

The relationship between diet and health is a crucial one. This is particularly true during pregnancy as all the nutrients essential to healthy growth and...

Homeopathic Medicine for Bladder Control

October 1, 2009

An inability to control the bladder at any age beyond infancy is a cause for shame and discomfort. Young children who wet themselves in public...