Addressing Hormonal Problems from a Naturopathic and Functional Medicine Perspective & a Link to August 2018 Holistic and Integrative Medicine Top Reads

By | September 18th, 2018|Articles, Essential Oils, Latest Articles, Naturopathic, Top Reads of the Month|

Many women today are struggling with distressing hormonal and reproductive symptoms. These often result from levels of hormones fluctuating in the bloodstream and/or altered cellular sensitivity to them. There are many diverse causes that can lead to perpetual imbalances in these chemical messengers. These include: lifestyle factors genetic and epigenetic vulnerabilities stress physical imbalances functional [...]

Video: Rose Geranium Essential Oil and Hormonal Effects- The Final Takeaways & Special Website Announcement

By | September 10th, 2018|Essential Oils, Holistic, Integrative Medicine Hints, Latest Articles, Naturopathic, Naturopathic Medicine|

    This week I completed my review on rose geranium essential oil. I highlighted studies that demonstrated its ability to calm the brain and body and provide relief of symptoms that can result from women’s hormonal shifts throughout their lifespan- from labor to menopause. I found no evidence that rose geranium, when [...]

Rose Geranium Essential Oil: Supporting Hormonal Health Throughout a Woman’s Lifespan: Beyond Birth Through the Wise Years

By | September 3rd, 2018|Essential Oils, Latest Articles, Naturopathic Medicine|

            We left off my series with rose geranium while exploring its support for hormonal health throughout a woman’s lifespan. As often happens, I got a bit side-tracked by other topics. First, it was to make sure I discussed five-key points to remember when using any modality, natural or otherwise, [...]

More Rebuttal to Defend Essential Oils from Claims of Hormonal Harm, Back to School with Calming Scents, and July 2018 Holistic and Integrative Health Top Reads.

By | August 28th, 2018|Essential Oils, Latest Articles, Naturopathic, Naturopathic Medicine, Top Reads of the Month|

  This past month, my long battle to protect the good name of essential oils from misleading headlines and biased scientific conclusions resurfaced. In a written plea to physicians, I provided evidence that they should not be swayed by flawed inferences from experiments. My publication in the naturopathic doctor’s journal, Naturopathic Digest News and Reviews [...]

Nourishing the Heart from the Inside-Out: Heart Healthy Nutrients and Herbs

By | August 20th, 2018|Essential Oils, Integrative Medicine Hints, Latest Articles, Naturopathic|

The more I learn about the human body, the more I understand that we can’t address the physical without considering how emotions and external influences impact it. As a naturopathic and functional medicine doctor practicing BreakFree medicine, I view heart health as more than just supplying the cardiovascular system with nutrients and providing energy for [...]

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A Beginning Look at Rose Geranium Essential Oil to Support Hormonal Health Throughout a Woman’s Lifespan

By | August 14th, 2018|Essential Oils, Integrative Medicine Hints, Latest Articles, Naturopathic, Naturopathic Medicine|

Listen to this blog 6-minutes below.   Last week, I discussed the five key factors involved when using natural medicine and essential oils for balancing hormones and achieving whole body health.  I felt this was important to highlight before continuing with my series on the general uses, properties, safety, and research of specific [...]

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By | August 9th, 2018|Articles, Essential Oils, Latest Articles, Naturopathic, Newsletter Postings|

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Five Key Points for Balancing Hormones and Other Body Systems with Essential Oils and Integrative Medicine

By | August 7th, 2018|Essential Oils, Integrative Medicine Hints, Latest Articles, Naturopathic, Naturopathic Medicine|

  Listen to this blog in 5 minutes below.   Our instant gratification society and panacea mindset can tempt one to desire a quick fix…natural or otherwise. If one does not address the underlying factors that created the imbalance to begin with, any modality, including essential oils, will not have a lasting impact. [...]

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Protected: Video: Recapping How Essential Oils Impact Emotions and Our Quality of Life!

By | August 3rd, 2018|Essential Oils, Integrative Medicine Hints, Latest Articles, Naturopathic, Naturopathic Medicine, Newsletter Postings|

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