Eczema In Kids & Adults: What Can You Do?

Eczema In Kids &  Adults:  What Can You Do?

AUTHOR:  Naturopath Kimberly Orbons, The Lucy Rose Clinic, Adelaide 3rd June 2016   Did you know that “dietary history including any dietary manipulation” is one of the 7 key diagnostics used to classify a skin reaction as eczema? It’s not just the red itchiness, dryness, irritant response/treatment response and duration, and family history and dietary patterns […]

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Leptin & Weight loss

Leptin & Weight loss

Author: Kimberly Orbons, Naturopath, Adelaide 27th May 2016   “Leptin is the satiety hormone made by adipose cells that helps to regulate our stores and energy balance by inhibiting hunger. In obesity, a decreased sensitivity to leptin occurs, resulting in an inability to detect satiety despite high energy stores.”   Hypothyroidism is usually associated with changes […]

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Activate Your Nutrition

Activate Your Nutrition

Author: Audrey Marco, Naturopath, Canberra 18th May 2016   Beautifully complex humans being! We all have similarities, yet each and every  one of us is unique! Unique by our complex gene disposition which in turn can have a massive effect on how every cells in our body are performing. For example, our gene can determine how […]

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SUPERFOODS: The AntiOxidant Heroes You Need to Know!

SUPERFOODS: The AntiOxidant Heroes You Need to Know!

Author: Naturopath Kimberly Orbons, The Lucy Rose Clinic, Adelaide ( 13th May 2016)   It is important to note that the thyroid is not the only gland that needs this nutritional support and key nutrients. Other glandular tissue such a breast, ovarian, uterine, adrenal, lymphatic and prostate require similar prevention, treatment and support. If your body has […]

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Which Probiotic Will Actually Work?

Which Probiotic Will Actually Work?

Author: Naturopath Kimberly Orbons, The Lucy Rose Clinic, Adelaide (29th April 2016)   Extensive research, experience and public knowledge exists to support the essential nature of good bacteria in our gut. Not just one bacteria, but a delicate balance of power play, a symphony of organisms that promote good health. They are recommended by Doctors, Naturopaths, […]

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Stress & Metabolism: CORTISOL TESTING

Stress & Metabolism:  CORTISOL TESTING

Author: Christine Howell, Naturopath, Geelong 21st April 2016   Feeling tired? Stressed? Can’t stop gaining weight, or losing hair? Being driven mad by fluid problems or your bodies temperature changes in the weather? No, it’s not just your Thyroid that may be the issue here. Cortisol is an adrenal hormone responsible for regulating the immune response and […]

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6 Ways Zinc is Essential to Health & Wellbeing

6 Ways Zinc is Essential to Health & Wellbeing

Author: Audrey Marco, Naturopath, Canberra 19th February 2016   Zinc is a trace element essential at every stage of life. It is involved in the production of over 80 hormones and is a necessary component in a number of enzyme systems that regulate metabolic activities throughout the body. Zinc forms enzymes that enable proteins to […]

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FIBROMYALGIA EXPLAINED

FIBROMYALGIA EXPLAINED

Author: Naturopath Bree Ponton, published 19th February 2016   Fibromyalgia syndrome (also referred to as ‘FMS’ or ‘FM’) is a complex condition which is characterised by chronic, widespread and unexplained pain in muscles, tendons, ligaments and joints, in addition to fatigue. Individuals affected by FMS often describe the pain as throbbing, aching or burning, and […]

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Adrenal Fatigue: Do You Have It?

Adrenal Fatigue: Do You Have It?

AUTHOR: Bree Ponton, Naturopath, The Lucy Rose Clinic Gold Coast, Australia, 3 February 2016   ADRENAL HORMONE ROLES IN THE BODY When we think of the adrenal glands we often associate them with stress, right? And we are correct in this association – the adrenal glands are best recognized for their role in the secretion […]

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6 Ways Heavy Metals Cause Havoc With Your Hormones

6 Ways Heavy Metals Cause Havoc With Your Hormones

Authors: Naturopaths Audrey Marco and Kimberly Orbons, published 22/01/2016   Heavy metal toxicity and mineral deficiencies are one of the major contributors to many of today’s chronic diseases, ill health and hormonal imbalances; the most well-known toxic heavy metals are Aluminium, Arsenic, Cadmium, Lead, and Mercury. However there are many other that may be added to the […]

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