Naturopathic medicine treats all forms of health concerns – from pediatric to geriatric, from acute to chronic illness and from the physical to the psychological. In most cases, you will be treated using a combination of naturopathic modalities tailored to you and your health concerns. These treatments include:
Clinical nutrition examines the relationship between diet and health. Special diets, food elimination, variations in dietary habits or the use of nutritional supplements may be recommended.
Preventative & Lifestyle Counselling
Physical, emotional, nutritional and environmental factors affect health. NDs help patients to make effective lifestyle choices to improve their health both in the present and for the future.
The use of plants for healing dates back to the beginning of civilization and is the foundation of modern pharmacology. The use of herbs in many forms: teas, tinctures or capsules are used for their healing effects and is useful in treating many conditions such as menopause, diabetes, migraines, cold and and flu, arthritis and many more.
Food Sensitivity & Allergy Testing
Food sensitivities can cause a myriad of health symptoms such as bloating, fatigue, anxiety, attention deficit, weight gain, among many others. Identifying food sensitivities through testing will help you eliminate symptoms and achieve relief.
Homeopathic remedies are minute amounts of natural substances designed to stimulate the body’s “vital force” and strengthen its innate ability to heal. They are ideal for patients of any age, from newborns to the elderly as they will not interfere with other medications and are gentle in their effects.
Female Hormone Testing
This test is important for women entering peri-menopause, menopause or women who are experiencing symptoms of hormone imbalances.
Five hormones make up the Female Panel: Estradiol, Progesterone, Progesterone to Estradiol Ratio, Testosterone and Cortisol. Interactions between these hormones are fundamental to health and, as a consequence, imbalances may negatively impact health. Urine Metabolite testing is very accurate for uncovering hormone imbalances.