I seem to have an affinity for musculoskeletal conditions both in my clinical practice and personal life. 💪 Maybe it's because of my lifelong love of fitness or my history of arthritic autoimmune disease and injuries. 🤕 These days I seem to be getting more clients with muscle/joint/nerve pain and even myself, having joint weakness … Continue reading Experimenting with a Herb blend for Musculoskeletal Conditions
Naturopathic Theory: Emunctory Theory
The Emunctory Theory states that the elimination of toxins is crucial for health, especially in chronic disease. Analogy: Think of a river/drain/sewage system that becomes blocked and clogged up with rubbish. Without proper flow, stagnation will lead to putrefaction, decay and rotting. Breeding pests and disease. Our body is similar. We constantly produce 'rubbish' (toxins) … Continue reading Naturopathic Theory: Emunctory Theory
Naturopathic Theory: Theory of Toxaemia
This theory talks about how ill-health can be caused by self-intoxication or toxaemia. Also on the Seven stages of Health Loss.
Toxins in our Favourite Beverages
We all love our coffee and teas don't we? Some so much that it could be consider a sacred religious routine not to be missed in their daily lives. However what no coffee or tea company will tell you are the toxins and anti-nutrients? Yesterday in our Herbal Medicine class, I came across something interesting … Continue reading Toxins in our Favourite Beverages