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Pure Natal, MyGen Men, Co10 – August’s product of the month

Good quality, practitioner only supplements to support your body through your fertility journey are very important… Pure Natal (for Women), My-Gen (for Men) and CoQ10 are 3 of our top picks to support both partners throughout pre-conception…. These products help support overall health by giving the body important vitamins and minerals specifically formulated …

03.08.18more

a letter to all the amazing women on their fertility journey

To the women out there on the fertility journey, For years we have messed around with our cycles, not wanting to conceive: taking or administering different forms of contraception, skipping our menstruation, the morning after pill, bad diets, and having way too much fun drinking and carrying on earlier on …

03.08.18more

5 tips for an enjoyable pregnancy

I would like to start this piece with a little disclaimer and acknowledgement that every woman’s pregnancy is very different. Whilst some women seem to breeze through pregnancy without a hiccough, others have an extremely tough time with every horrible symptom under the sun (and there can be lots)! These …

01.08.18more

BIRTH PHOTOGRAPHY – WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?

We chat to the AMAZING Melbourne birth photographer Liane Bourke about this incredible passion of hers. Here is what she had to say…   When you invite me onto your birth team there are a few things that we can co-create together.   Presence When you have me as a …

05.02.18more

Boosting Lactation Naturally and Effectively

Breastfeeding is one of the most beautiful, challenging and amazing parts of motherhood. Many women assume that because it is natural, it should come naturally, but this often isn’t the case. I remember the first few weeks after my own baby bear’s birth – there was painful nipples, engorged breasts, …

18.06.17more

DETOXING: is it a necessity or just a nice idea?

I am often asked by clients if there really is a need for us to detox on a regular basis. I always answer this question with a big resounding yes! Naturopathic concepts of internal cleansing have been around for a long time and concepts of cleaning and detoxification have formed …

08.06.17more

Acupuncture + IVF: a combination gaining momentum

Considering IVF, or know someone who is? Research has shown that acupuncture can increase the chances of a successful pregnancy by 40 to 60 per cent. While acupuncture and herbs have been used to treat women’s health for centuries, techniques and new treatment principles have been developed specifically to work …

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top 5 tips for a healthy pregnancy

I had a fun, healthy, pain-free and feel-good pregnancy – here are my top 5 tips (in no particular order). These are of course alongside the care and regular appointments with your obstetrician, GP or maternity nurse. Clinical pilates Pelvic floor! Pelvic floor! The ‘it’ words around pregnancy and during …

08.06.17more

Hormones + Acupuncture

Hormones are responsible for activating and turning on every process and system in our bodies, without them our bodies don’t get the signals they need to turn on and begin certain actions. Hormones are easily influenced and upset due to so many factors in and around our lives. Stress – …

14.11.16more

Happy You, Happy Bowels, ISB WHO?

The constant bloating feelings after meals, the pain in your stomach along with diarrhoea and/or constipation are all common symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome. People with IBS carry their stress in their digestive system. Stress can cause people with IBS to experience constipation and difficulty moving their bowels or the …