• PCOS pregnancy

What Women Should Know About PCOS and Pregnancy

Chances are, you’ve heard of PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) and how a PCOS affects pregnancy. After all, it affects between 1 and 10 women and 1 in 20 in women of childbearing age. But even though it’s the most common hormone disorder among women, not all that much is known about what causes PCOS. Because [...]

  • How to Use Eastern Medicine for Women’s Health as a Busy Mom

Eastern Medicine for Women’s Health: How to Stay Healthy as a Busy Mom

As women, we juggle many roles. We’re navigating demanding work lives to return home to our most important job-- raising supportive, healthy families. It can seem impossible to take care of our health while navigating so many responsibilities. But putting ourselves last manifests as chronic health issues: weight gain, unhappiness, and fatigue. Find out if you [...]

  • How East West Chinese Medicine Clears Your Skin

5 Ways East West Chinese Medicine Helps Clear Your Skin

I could talk for days about the countless benefits of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). That’s why I’m excited east west Chinese medicine is catching on in the Western world, though I will say it’s taken quite some time making its way from the East side. A study published in recent years, by the Department of [...]

  • Chinese Medicine Hormone Balance

Why You Should Practice Chinese Medicine Seed Cycle for Hormone Balance

Just as lifestyle and diet can throw your hormones out of whack, it can also help bring them back into balance. Our mood, physical and mental health are all things that can fluctuate on a daily basis and are all closely linked to our body’s chemical messengers, or hormones. Seed cycling, a Chinese medicine practice, [...]

  • Your Fertility: Natural Solutions for PCOS

Your Fertility: Natural Solutions for PCOS

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or PCOS, affects nearly 1 in 10 women of child-bearing age. And, despite its name, PCOS affects much more than just the ovaries themselves. This is an autoimmune disease that I have struggled with and led me to my career in integrative and holistic medicine.  PCOS is an increasingly common cause of infertility, [...]

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  • Reboot Your Health Post-Quarantine

How to Reboot your Health Post Quarantine

We’re anxious to put the COVID-19 pandemic behind us, and to get back to our regular routines--school, work, and being able to do things together.  But how will we rejoin the world, and what changes will we need to make in order to reclaim our health and wellbeing, while not forgetting the lessons this global [...]

  • PCOS symptoms to watch out for

6 PCOS Symptoms to Keep an Eye On

Before we talk about PCOS symptoms, it’s important to know what PCOS is.  PCOS stands for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, which is when a woman has an excess of the androgen hormone causing hormones to become imbalanced. PCOS is fairly common and actually becoming an epidemic. Between 1 in 10 women, 1 in 20 in women [...]

  • Self-Care During Coronavirus: Your Personal Wellness Retreat

Self-Care During Coronavirus: Your Personal Wellness Retreat

Has social distancing, emotional stress, and learning to cope with the reality of a pandemic taken a toll on your wellbeing? Would you rather swap all those worries for a week-long get-away with chef-prepared meals, yoga sessions, and afternoons spent gratitude journaling? Well, jet-setting to a faraway destination might not be an option right now, [...]

Self-Care During Coronavirus: Your Personal Wellness Retreat

Has social distancing, emotional stress, and learning to cope with the reality of a pandemic taken a toll on your wellbeing? Would you rather swap all those worries for a week-long get-away with chef-prepared meals, yoga sessions, and afternoons spent gratitude journaling? Well, jet-setting to a faraway destination might not be an option right now, [...]

  • Nutrition for Super Powered Mind & Body

Nutrition for Super Powered Mind & Body

What’s the best way to eat? Is the optimal diet paleo? Vegan? Keto? Should I count macros? We apply a lot of labels to our eating habits, but none of those labels explain how certain foods support our health.  In these stressful times, often our healthy eating habits fall by the wayside, and we turn [...]