SAD

Group Health Visit: Breaking Through the Clouds

Need some support with depression or seasonal affective disorder challenges? Join the upcoming group health visit program: Breaking Through the Clouds: Depression and SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) Support This 4-week intensive will focus on ways that our health can influence our mindset and provide solutions in addition to providing a safe space to set goals and…

sleep hygiene

Sleep Hygiene

Sleep Hygiene is a term used to describe our nightly habits prior to going to bed. Good sleep hygiene habits promote easier, healthy sleep. Our circadian rhythms control many functions of the body on a daily basis, and of course our daily sleep-wake cycle is a part of this. In addition, circadian rhythms can influence…

emfs

Electrosmog: The Pollution of the Future

Radiation exists on a spectrum. Life on earth has always been subjected to radiation from the sun and other ‘natural’ sources. Nowadays, radiation can also come from engineered sources, such as nuclear weapons or power plant accidents, and be devastating to life. There are two types of radiation: ionizing and non-ionizing. Far UV, X-rays, gamma-rays,…

homeopathy

Homeopathy Basics for Beginners & Skeptics

“What is homeopathy, really?”… We integrative physicians get this question a LOT!  Homeopathy is commonly confused with naturopathic or herbal medicine. It is not a synonym, but rather a specific modality used within the broad scope of natural medicine. It emerged through observation of the phenomena that “like cures like” in the 18th century.  Homeopathic remedies…

chocolate mousse

Dairy-Free Chocolate Mousse

Here’s an easy, simple chocolate mousse recipe, perfected by our very own Gwendolyn, that can be whipped into an amazingly gourmet-tasting and uber-healthy dessert in no time. Plus, it is dairy-free and gluten-free, and thus caters to many diets. Top with fresh raspberries or strawberries and coconut shavings and YUM!