2017 Open Day

By | 2017-09-21T11:44:18+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Articles, Healthy Living, Naturopathy, News, What's On|

  Join us to celebrate our 5th Birthday at the Noosa Holistic Health Open Day! Our expert panel including Naturopaths, Chiropractors, Counsellors, Psychologists, Osteopaths, Acupuncturists & Massage Therapists will present demonstrations and give expert advice on 'Family Health'. There will also be complimentary treatments, great lucky door prizes, product discounts & nibbles to enjoy.

Eat for longevity

By | 2017-08-17T10:56:58+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Articles, Gut Health, Healthy Living, Naturopathy, News, Nutrition|

Yes, we all get older – but what we eat makes all the difference to ageing gracefully and feeling fitter, healthier and better than ever, says Amina Eastham-Hillier. The most effective anti-ageing foods contain vitamin and minerals that provide anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-cancer, and liver-detoxifying properties. They also keep our DNA telomeres lengthened: telomeres naturally shorten

Therapeutic Success Stories!

By | 2017-07-13T12:13:17+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Articles, Mental Health|

It’s rare I am able to share success stories with you. As I’m sure you understand, as a psychotherapist my clients’ privacy is protected by the boundaries of confidentiality. However two separate clients have encouraged me to share their stories in the hopes they may inspire others who have experienced similar hurdles. I have changed

Headaches: Causes and how to get rid of them

By | 2017-07-21T10:24:47+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Articles, Chiropractic, Mental Health|

Headaches are one of the most common reasons why people visit a doctor. Tension type and migraine headaches are among the most frequently diagnosed headache types. Research has shown that chiropractic treatment can be very beneficial in addressing the cause of some of these headaches. Some people choose to take medication to treat their headaches.

Clinical Hypnotherapy – an incredible healing tool

By | 2017-05-11T12:15:05+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Articles, Healthy Living, Mental Health|

“Hypnosis started when the first mother kissed it and made it better.” Bauman Occasionally I suggest clinical hypnotherapy as a treatment option to a client and find they look at me as though I’ve suggested I’ll wave a magic wand around to make them feel better. Which is ridiculous. It’s closer to the Force than

Are aches and pains a part of ageing?

By | 2017-03-16T12:45:26+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Articles, Back Health, Healthy Living, News|

"Aches and pains, I guess it’s just part of getting old………" This would be the one line I cringe at regularly from clients. I’m just not willing to accept that living with pain as we age is the norm. Yes, we all have aches and pains from time to time, but I’m talking about that

Eczema – how to ditch the itch

By | 2017-02-23T20:44:48+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Articles, Healthy Living, Naturopathy|

Naturopath and nutritionist Amina Eastham-Hillier offers expert advice on how to ease eczema. Western medicine typically treats eczema with topical corticosteroid creams to reduce inflammation. However, this is only a short-term measure as long-term use can thin the skin and suppress the immune system. Once the person stops using the cream, the eczema can reappear

Counselling Men – Falling off the White Horse

By | 2017-02-16T10:58:56+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Articles, Mental Health|

I am forever in awe of the courage it takes to come in to therapy or counselling, of the sheer grit and determination of people who sit with a counsellor and ask for help to change their lives. But I’ll admit when a male client walks into my practice, I reach new levels of respect.

How is your emotional wellbeing?

By | 2017-02-16T11:14:46+00:00 December 1st, 2016|Articles, Mental Health|

By Victoria Matthews, PACFA Registered Counsellor Love and belonging are fundamental human needs. As we head into the Christmas season, it’s timely to focus on those people who will find themselves standing in a crowded room, yet still feel lonely. Take a moment, and imagine how that feels. How does it happen? It’s because it isn’t

Parenting Should Not Be Painful: 10 Tips for New Parents to Prevent Back Pain

By | 2017-01-16T12:33:39+00:00 November 24th, 2016|Articles, Parenting|

By Dr. Alison Leitch, Noosa Family Chirorpractor and Medical Acupuncturist (Dry Needling) Welcome to parenthood! We all want to enjoy this new time in our lives, however for some of us, the stresses and strains of being a new parent can often contribute to low back pain. Suddenly, you are carrying your baby, and all the “baby