• 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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  • 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 [...]

  • understanding thyroid issues

Thyroid Issues: Everything You Need to Know About Your Thyroid

This gland has gotten a lot of attention in recent years, as more people are understanding the key role it plays in helping the body function properly and how it can affect so many other areas of our health. The unfortunate part is that when it’s not working like a fine-oiled machine, thyroid issues can [...]

  • Anxiety during COVID 19 How to Overcome

COVID-19 Anxiety: 5 Ways You Can Rise Above

Much of the world is experiencing a high level of stress.  When we perceive something as stressful, our perception of it creates the same physiological response in our body whether that thing is real or not (1). And stress can manifest in many forms--anxiety, depression, or just a general sense of worry and unease. Regardless, [...]

Why Does The Most Preventable Disease Kill 1 in 5 Women?

About once every 90 seconds, a woman’s life is taken by heart disease. That’s more than the top 4 other leading causes of death combined, which include all cancers, diabetes, dementia, and lung conditions. Why has this rate remained so high when 80% of cardiovascular conditions are entirely preventable? (1) Ensuring the health of your [...]

  • Ayurvedic medicine the key to health and vitality

Ancient Ayurvedic Medicine Secrets Hold the Key to Modern Health & Vitality

Ayurveda - The Fountain of Youth In India, 5000 years before modern Western medicine began researching the connection between the mind and body, the oldest and most complex collection of wisdom created health by healing the mental, physical, and spiritual aspects of the body through ayurvedic medicine. Much more than just a treatment of ailments, [...]