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Heavy toll of stress – from stress to burnout and back again

Posted April 10, 2018

Poor lifestyle choices can contribute to increased cortisol levels, even if you aren’t actively “stressing” about something. Whether the stress is real (like someone stopping suddenly in front of your car) or imagined (such as anxiety for a meeting with Read the full article…

Four Ways To Help Burn More Calories This Spring

Posted March 28, 2018

With Spring officially here (at least according to the calendar if not yet the weather), there’s a certain level of excitement to ditch the Winter clothing and get your mojo going for the season. Here are four sure-fire ways to Read the full article…

Getting In the Mood: How to Boost a Lagging Libido

Posted February 6, 2018

By Dr. Natasha Turner ND  When a patient comes to see me, I ask two basic questions: How’s your energy? and How’s your sex drive? When a patient tells me either of these aspects of his or her life has Read the full article…

Improve Digestion With These Ayurvedic Remedies

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Whether your digestive irritation is slow motility (a fancy way of saying constipation), indigestion or food allergies there are a few remedies that can ease your symptoms. Here are some of my favourites, which can be taken individually or in a Read the full article…

From Blood Pressure to Belly Fat: Six Warning Signs You Should Know

Posted July 28, 2016

Regardless of your age, it is never too soon or too late to start thinking about prevention of diabetes, heart disease, and strokes. Since most medical conditions develop slowly over a number of years, paying close attention to known risk Read the full article…

Six Ways To Get Thicker, Fuller, Shinier Hair

Posted July 26, 2016

Whether your hair is dull and lifeless, or seems to be falling out, know that what you put into your body, and leave out of it, can affect your hair’s health and thickness. The usual culprits behind any changes in Read the full article…

Repair The Damage Of Regrettable Health Habits

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Whether it was a period of reckless abandonment during your teenage years, or decades of putting your health on the back burner, it is never too late to turn things around. In fact, summer is often the best time to Read the full article…

The Secret To Keeping Your Mind And Body Young

Posted July 16, 2016

Though it sounds like a mouthful, acetylcholine is important for many of the body’s key functions. Healthy acetylcholine levels are important for strong, healthy, metabolically active muscles and it improves tissue health, muscle growth, skin tone, bone density and fat Read the full article…

Is Low Progesterone To Blame For Your PMS?

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While your menstrual cycle may come and go – some months with more drama than others – there’s an active sequence of hormonal events occurring behind the scenes to make it happen each month. If you suffer from PMS, ranging Read the full article…