sugar-1514247_1920
Detoxification, Digestion, Goals, healthy habits, Healthy Weight Loss, Hormone Health, Immune Function, Nutrition & Food, Skin Health | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

Sugar, Sugar, Sugar

Sugar is everywhere! It’s in our ‘healthy’ fruit juice, yogurt, salad dressings, and BBQ sauces. There are only 2 items on the MacDonald’s menu that do not contain sugar! Sugar now exists in 74% of packaged products. Most people don’t realize how common it is because there are 61 different names for sugar. Some of […]

thyroid-1024x717
Healthy Weight Loss, Hormone Health, Thyroid Health | Tagged , , , , ,

Thyroid 101: The Ins & Outs of Thyroid Function

Recent studies suggest that 1 in 10 Canadians suffer from some kind of thyroid disease, of which 50% are undiagnosed! One in eight women will develop a thyroid disorder in her lifetime, with the number of affected people continuing to rise each year. Until this gland goes awry, very little attention is given to its […]

sauna
Detoxification, Healthy Weight Loss, Hormone Health, Immune Function, Stress | Tagged , , , , ,

The Many Benefits of Far Infrared Sauna Therapy

What is sauna therapy? Sauna therapy has been a part of healing practices for centuries as part of many different traditions – the Greeks and Romans historically used bathhouses to both cleanse and detoxify, and many indigenous peoples use sweat lodges as a means of both spiritual and physical purification.

Woman's Fingers Touching her body parts, heart shaped fingers
Detoxification, Digestion, Healthy Weight Loss, Hormone Health, Immune Function, Nutrition & Food | Tagged , , , , ,

Kick Start the School Year with Probiotics

I remember being excited as a kid, every September meant new clothes, school supplies, teachers and classes…a fresh start to a new year. The more I learn about health and wellness, the more I realize that one of the most important factors to success in school starts with the our humble microbe populations that live […]

happy-couple-1024x682
Healthy Weight Loss, Hormone Health, Immune Function, Stress, Thyroid Health | Tagged , ,

The Benefits of Salivary Hormone Testing

Healthy Weight Loss, Hormone Health, Stress, Thyroid Health Good health has a lot to do with maintaining balance: the right balance of work and play, the right balance of nutrients in the diet, and the right balance of hormones. What people don’t often realize is how complex the effects of hormones are in the body. […]