Category: Health Issues

Stress: Your body under siege

Posted on: July 24, 2019

Stress: Your body under siege

Our body responds to stress in many ways: increased heart rate, lost appetite, susceptibility to infection, sharpened sight, boosts of energy. These are the results of the body being in a “fight or flight” mode. Have you ever wondered what’s going on inside your body that makes you reach to stress ... Continue Reading

The Auto-Immune Diet

Posted on: September 18, 2018

The Auto-Immune Diet

If you suffer from an autoimmune disease like psoriasis, Crohn’s, rheumatoid arthritis or Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, you may be focused on supplements and remedies to help manage your condition. These days, more and more health practitioners are recommending dietary changes as well. The new thinking is that certain foods can help ... Continue Reading

Am I Okay?

Posted on: May 8, 2018

Am I Okay?

Your child trips and falls down on the sidewalk. What’s the first thing you do? You ask him if he’s okay as you help him up and check his knees for scrapes. Your partner walks through the door after a long day at work, looking worried. You notice the tension ask ... Continue Reading