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To fast or not to fast? That is the question.

Posted August 5, 2018

By. Dr. Natasha Turner ND How ever you feel about the “hanger” or potential stress of fasting, it’s hard to ignore the documented benefits of this recent and latest dietary rage. There is a lot of discussion about the benefits Read the full article…

Eat Less and Exercise more for Weight Loss? Never Again!

Posted June 13, 2018

By: Dr. Natasha Turner ND According to the latest research, about 96 percent of people tend to gain weight back—plus more— with the typical approach of cutting calories/exercising more. Clearly, this does not work and only leads to future weight gain, Read the full article…

Is Detoxing Really Necessary?

Posted May 29, 2018

By Dr. Natasha Turner ND   Over 80,000 industrial chemicals have been developed in the past 75 years, including heavy metals, solvents, phthalates, polychlorinated bisphenols and organophosphates. I find this number mind- blowing! Surely the knowledge of this statistic makes Read the full article…

Is Inflammation Making and Keeping You Fat?

Posted May 23, 2018

By Dr. Natasha Turner ND Believe it or not inflammation isn’t just linked to swollen joints – it plays a role in everything from digestive disorders and allergies to autoimmune diseases and abdominal fat. Even more so, the very presence Read the full article…

The Four Ways Stress Impacts Your Gut Health

Posted April 17, 2018

Our stress response works extremely well when there is an immediate physical stressor, such as a dangerous predator, because we can react and then quickly return to a normal balanced state once we have handled the situation. However, our stress Read the full article…

Craving Carbs, Feeling Tired, Having Anxiety or Feeling Depressed? Dr. Turner ND has some solutions for teens, young adults and adults.

Posted March 12, 2018

By Dr. Natasha Turner ND Recognizing depression is the first necessary step to recovery. The symptoms, however, may vary and be experienced repeatedly over a few days, weeks, or months at a time, including: changing sleep patterns–oversleeping or insomnia early Read the full article…

Six things that seem bad for you but just might not be (in moderation)

Posted February 20, 2018

by Dr. Natasha Turner ND Whether it’s the first day of your diet or just an overall promise to live a healthier lifestyle, it likely involves putting a few items onto a mental do-not-touch list. We all know, however, that Read the full article…

Improve Your Liver Health For Better Weight Loss

Posted January 30, 2018

By Dr. Natasha Turner ND Your liver and your bowels are essential to good health. The largest organ in the body, the liver is roughly the size of a football. It is located on the right side of your abdomen, Read the full article…