heavy metal poisoning

5 Heavy Metals that Cause Chronic Illness

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A myriad of environmental toxins and heavy metals torment our bodies daily. These terrible toxins cause chronic illness and disease in living things. Humans ingest these heavy metal toxins in 3 ways; Consuming pesticides in the foods we eat, inhaling pollutants in the air we breathe, and using chemical-laden beauty products on our skin and hair. The exposure to environmental …

Functional Medicine Approach to headaches

A Functional Medicine Approach to Finding the Root Cause of Headaches

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Do you ever wonder what the root cause of your headaches is? Probably not in the middle of having one. You just want it gone. The functional medicine approach does not stop at the symptoms. It is a whole-body approach that asks what the root cause of those symptoms is. It’s at the moment you realize that your headaches don’t …

Hope

Nourishing Hope Through a Positive Relationship with Food

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Food is nourishment for your body, mind, and soul, but what about nourishing hope? Clients who are so ill and reactive to food can barely eat anything. It is one of the most challenging areas of my practice. The very thing that can heal feels like it is harming and causing a source of stress. Amy Bondar, Nutritional Therapist at …

Reflexology for Seniors

Amazing Health Benefits of Reflexology for Seniors

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Reflexology can induce some amazing health benefits for seniors or virtually anyone. People are living longer and not necessarily healthier. Prescription medications are keeping them alive without giving them the quality of life they promise. This functional medicine practice involves the manipulation of defined pressure points on the feet, hands, lower legs, face, or ears. The theory is that these …

Lymphatic Drainage Therapy

11 Conditions That Benefit From Lymphatic Drainage Therapy

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Lymphatic Drainage Therapy, or LDT, is a gentle and non-invasive treatment that benefits the functions of the human body in many ways. The main system that reaps rewards from LDT is the immune system. LDT gives the immune system a boost, which benefits a myriad of symptoms and conditions that can plague the human body. Conditions such as congestion, swelling, …