• healthy weight loss for women

How to Kickstart Healthy Weight Loss for Women with a Belly Fix

Why Can’t I Lose Weight? What if healthy weight loss for women has nothing to do with calories, restrictive diets, or drastically reducing food intake? It’s become apparent that the traditional advice for weight loss isn’t working (and has it ever?), with almost 7 out of 10 adults in the U.S. considered overweight, yet nutritional [...]

2020-06-26T16:43:54-04:00By |Categories: Immunity, Wellness|Tags: , , , |
  • Inflammatory Symptoms in Children?

Inflammatory Symptoms in Children? Kids are Feeling the Pandemic Pressure Too

Initially, early on in this pandemic, it seemed that our kids would be spared from the worst symptoms. They were the least affected, and their risk of severe complications was low. Now, as cases rise, more mysterious symptoms are popping up, and our kids may not be as impervious to worsening outcomes as we thought. [...]

  • Boost the Immune System for viral infections

Robust Immunity to Viral Infections: Can You Really Boost the Immune System?

As we move cautiously toward reopening our social and economic lives, what does our new society look like, and how can we remain vigilant against the threat of infection from all pathogens to avoid repeating this situation in the future?  Do we really have the power to improve our immune systems, and what are the [...]

  • 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, [...]

2020-06-10T11:40:23-04:00By |Categories: Superwoman Wellness, Wellness|Tags: , , |
  • 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 [...]

  • 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, [...]