Back to school: Stress and the Immune System

We are in a turbulent time where there is a world of unknowns. As we send our children back to school, stress is at an all-time high. Many people report heightened anxiety, trouble sleeping, indecision, difficulty concentrating and challenges in their relationships. Ironically, at a time where we must ensure our immune systems are in check, stress is actually lowering our immunity. Stress can cause us to be more prone to colds, cases of flu or even COVID-19.

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September Reset

It's hard to believe that September is already here! This year has been one that has pushed many of us to change up routines and shift expectations. As schools restart and the back-to-work mentality sets in, it's a good time to start thinking of ways to set ourselves up for a happy and healthy fall and winter season.

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Massage Therapy After-Care

Massage therapy is widely known to benefit both the body and mind in many ways. During your appointment, you’ll feel more relaxed, experience a reduction in pain and a boost of blood flow throughout the body. So, how can you prolong these benefits after you leave your appointment?

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Women’s Health

There is so much to know about women’s health. And it’s high time that women, as well as men, understand the basics of women’s health beyond what our fourth-grade sex education provides. This is particularly important for women’s monthly menstrual cycle.

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Immunity-Boosting Vitamin D

With the fall season quickly approaching, now is the time to start boosting our immunity. If you’re concerned about your immune system and the resurgence of viral illnesses, this summer is the ideal time to start preparing your body to reduce your susceptibility to viral infections.

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Acupuncture and Emotional Health

We know that acupuncture can offer relief from pain, help with fertility, digestive issues, skin health, and the list goes on. What we often don’t hear about is how acupuncture is also used to balance both the mental and physical symptoms of anxiety or emotional distress, which helps to create harmony and spaciousness.

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Food as Medicine: Optimizing Digestion

Food as Medicine Food can play either a positive role in our bodies or have adverse effects on our health. What we choose to eat is one of the most

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Your Skin: From the Outside In

Clean beauty is becoming a more popular topic, and thankfully so. It is important that we are aware of the things that affect how well our bodies endure this life,

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Fatigue and the Circadian Rhythm

I hear it often, from so many patients… “I just don’t have the energy to do all of the things I want to do.”  “I can’t get out of bed

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Beat Fatigue and Restore Your Energy With Naturopathic Medicine

Beat Fatigue and Restore Your Energy With Naturopathic Medicine Do you have difficulty waking up in the morning? Do you hit the snooze button multiple times before getting out of

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