Why are my breasts sore?

Why are my breasts sore?

Why are my breasts sore? It’s a question that is frequently asked in clinic. There’s a few really good reasons and there’s a few scary reasons so read on! Hormone imbalance- usually to do with being lower in progesterone than normal. Progesterone is...
Best Healthy Dip Recipes

Best Healthy Dip Recipes

So theres a little secret I’ll let you in on. BASIL PESTO and Hummus. I make some amazing ones!   Want the recipes?   These avoid the use of crappy polyunsaturated oils such as canola, soy or sunflower. Extra virgin olive oil is a much better choice as it...
Self Care and Adrenal Fatigue

Self Care and Adrenal Fatigue

Self Care and Adrenal Fatigue – A case study   *Client name changed for confidentiality*   Amelia, 36, is a working mum with 3 kids. She first came to see me when she was really stressed, anxious and in need of some coping techniques. Add to this, she was still...
Why is my period so heavy?

Why is my period so heavy?

Why is my period so heavy? It’s a question I’ve answered a LOT in my 10 years as a Naturopath. Keep reading to find out some causes & investigations that might be necessary. What causes heavy periods? There’s often a variety of factors, but never...
Case Study Hormone Balance

Case Study Hormone Balance

CASE STUDY – Sharing results from a recent hormone balance case. Miss K is 23, a full time high school teacher, under a lot of pressure from students and family. She’s in a relationship, on the pill, and has house mates (add a dash more stress here). Her...