What is Estrogen Dominance?

Did you know that there are at least two dozen identified estrogens in the human body, and they have a wide variety of functions? These estrogens are uniquely responsible for the growth and development of female sexual characteristics and reproduction.  Estrogen controls the growth of the uterine [...] read more

What's in that Nail Polish?! The Unfortunate Truth About the Cosmetics Industry

Image: Freestocks.org In honour of Women’s Health Month I thought I’d explore an issue that affects us all, but can be particularly damaging for women: how environmental toxins affect our hormones (and how hormone disruption can have a massive impact on our health). Environmental toxins [...] read more
On May 24, 2017, posted in: Blog , Detoxification , Environmental toxins , Hormones , Women's Health

What Causes Poor Gut Health?

Image: Benjamin Combs In this three part series, I’m exploring the connection between the gut and the brain – one of the most important connections in the human body! And one that’s been seriously overlooked until recently. For more info on the connection between your digestive [...] read more

Judging the Clean Beauty Awards - What's in the Box?

Image: Fernando Brasil Many of you know that I’m a pretty passionate educator when it comes to environmental toxins. I think it’s awful that the products we use to clean our homes and cleanse our bodies contain chemicals that are seriously damaging to our health (to understand more [...] read more

Six Tips To Get 2017 Back on Track

Image: Jason Briscoe How are those New Year’s Resolutions treating you? Many of my patients took on January detox diets to try and erase the sins of the last holiday season, and start the year off with clean eating. One of my patients was even doing a 30 day “no sugar” [...] read more

25 Healthy Days of Christmas RECAP! Days 1-9

I’m counting down to Christmas in my own special way this year, sharing one healthy tip a day to get through the holiday season. While it’s a shame that this time of year often comes with a side helping of stress, there’s loads of great info out there to turn around your [...] read more