Chronic lifestyle disease a Naturopathic approach

Chronic lifestyle disease is a broad term that covers a number of preventable diseases/conditions including obesity, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, metabolic syndrome, fatty liver disease, arthritis, eczema, back pain, osteoporosis, kidney disease and several cancers. Sadly 3 in 5 (60%) Australians over 65 years of age have more than 1 of the above […]

A-Z of Immune Support

Your immune system is a network of organs, tissues, and cells that work together to keep you healthy by fighting off harmful bacteria, viruses, and parasites. Your immune system acts as an interface between your body and the things you encounter (germs, bacteria’s etc) that can make you sick. When your immune system is compromised, it’s […]

A Naturopaths top tips to aging well

When I began researching and reading in preparation for writing this blog, the news I stumbled across on aging was all rather sad.  My textbooks describe the aging process as senescence – ‘the deteriorative changes with time during postmaturational life that underlie increasing vulnerability to challenges, thereby decreasing the ability of the organism to survive’.  […]

Healthy homemade chocolate recipe

Healthy homemade chocolate recipe Makes 300g chocolate, or more depending on additions. Ingredients 300g raw cacao butter, chopped or purchased as buttons 40-80g raw cacao powder 30-70g sweetener (honey, maple syrup, rice malt syrup, coconut nectar) 1-2 tsp vanilla bean powder or natural vanilla extract 4-6 pinches of ground sea or Himalayan salt Optional extras […]

How to reduce your risk of developing diabetes

What is diabetes? Diabetes is a disorder of metabolism. How we process carbohydrates, lipids and protein is inextricably linked to our blood glucose control, manufacture and energy production. After digestion, glucose passes into the bloodstream, where it is used by cells for growth and energy. For glucose entry into cells, we require insulin. Diabetes can […]

Winter Soup for the Immune System

Immune Soup 3-4 brown onions sliced 1 whole garlic bulb crushed 1 litre of chicken or vegetable stock 5-7cm ginger grated Chilli to taste (the more the better) Directions Simmer for low heat for 30-60 minutes, add more stock if needed and sip slowly. For an extra immune boost or to soothe a cough add […]

The Important of Pre-conception Care

So, you’re thinking about having a baby. Have you thought about your preconceptive health and how this can impact not only your ability to conceive but also the health of your baby? Diet is now recognized as one of the major environmental factors influencing the health of the embryo, fetus and mother. Particular micronutrient deficiencies […]

How To Stay Well This Winter

So, the weather is cooling down, everyone’s lining up for flu shots and you’re wondering if there is a natural way that you can stay well this winter.  There are a few key vitamins and minerals that I always think of for a healthy immune system.  Making sure you fill your plate with these vitamins […]

Do You Need A Detox?

Detoxification – a process that the body does by itself daily to neutralise and clear unwanted substances such as perfume, alcohol, cigarette smoke, pesticides, heavy metals such as lead and mercury, medications, cleaning and body products within the body. Our body has a very effective detoxification system however, our environment as well as our lifestyle […]

What is Iridology?

What is Iridology? By Kerryn Odell Nutritionist and Iridologist Eyes have long been referred to as the “Windows of the Soul”.  Iridology is the study of the iris, the coloured part of the eye.  Like markings on a map the iris reveals physiological conditions, health risks, challenges and/or strengths of various organs and personality traits. […]

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