Prevention is the best medicine!

By | 2017-01-16T13:01:14+00:00 August 27th, 2014|Articles, Healthy Living|

By Karen McElroy Naturopath & Medical Herbalist The traditional medical establishment often defines health as simply the absence of disease. However there are so many layers to wellness and health. The World Health Organisation (WHO) defined health in its broader sense in 1946, stating that health is "a state of complete physical, mental, and social

Herbal Medicine to Support Successful Breastfeeding

By | 2017-01-16T13:04:29+00:00 August 27th, 2014|Articles, Healthy Living, Pregnancy|

By Heidi Merika BHSc.Nat Breastfeeding can be a beautiful time of connection between mother and child. It is now well recognized that breastfeeding provides optimal nutrition for infants that not only nourishes them in infancy but establishes healthy nutritional foundations that will serve them for the rest of their lives. Even though the benefits of

Super Bugs…The Good News!

By | 2017-01-16T16:47:14+00:00 August 27th, 2014|Articles, Gut Health, Healthy Living|

By Luisa Harvey ND Good health starts in the gut! It is one of the fundamental Naturopathic principles that  really stood the test of time. Long before we had the technology to see, let alone identify specific strains of probiotics, ancient civilisations have known the benefits of fermented foods. Longevity and good health are common