Children’s Health Naturopathic Consultations

This consultation is for children under 18 years of age, including infants, toddlers, primary school children, middle and high school teenagers. These type of consultations may suit the following concerns Infants Gastrointestinal discomfort Chronic constipation / diarrhoea Low weight-gain / growth Toddlers Fussy eating Trouble concentrating Behavioural concerns Over/Under-weight Children Fussy eating Trouble concentrating Behavioural…

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What’s the Difference? Dieticians, Naturopaths, Nutritionists?

In Australia, Dieticians are registered practitioners with the Australia Health Practitioners Regulations Agency (AHPRA). And yes, you may qualify for some free sessions on Medicare via your General Practitioner with their assessment. Naturopaths are similar to Dieticians and Nutritionists in that we do discuss your food and diet, and many practitioners these days use the…

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“Microbiome, Good Bacteria and Healthy Tummies” by Erin Stadler

The microbiome has become a buzzword of late, and with good reason; the sizeable number of microorganisms residing in the intestinal tract provide a symbiotic relationship with their host; namely, us! Keeping them happy results in us being healthier. Adequate microbiota diversity provides benefit to many aspects of health, including immune support, appetite, digestion and absorption of nutrients and neurobehavioural traits. Supporting the microbiome with simple but smart dietary choices…

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Herb of the Month: Rosemary

Rosemary is a culinary herb and can be used to season many dishes to not only enhance flavour but add some health benefits as well. Rosemary is high in antioxidants and the essential oils have been studied for their effects in improving memory function, even in children. Though generally a safe edible herb with very…

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