I wanted to take a moment to talk about your thyroid health. It’s something I get asked about frequently in clinic by concerned clients. I also want to take time to explain thyroid lab testing, because I spend hour after hour talking about this. Our thyroid is important for so many things. It’s very important … Read more Let’s Talk Thyroid Health
We haven’t done a newsletter as yet this year, so for anybody that’s been asking, “No, you haven’t missed it?” This was partly because I was trying to decide how I wanted to start the newsletters for this year, what our themes were going to be, what educational content we wanted to put out there … Read more Adrenal Health
I know it isn’t the case for everyone, but I absolutely love Christmas for so many reasons. But, if you don’t, or it’s a painful time for you, my heart goes out to you. My sincere hugs. Please wrap yourself up with lots of comfort, and lots of special-ness and do what you need to … Read more Shelley’s Xmas Message
Are you someone who weighs themselves? Do you track your weight on the scales or are you not worried about your weight at all? If you do look at the number on the scale this Christmas, then question what underlying things might be happening in your body that are actually out of balance. What isn’t … Read more Myth Busting: Calories In – Calories Out
As I’m doing several corporate talks all about ‘Sleep’ (and as it is always such a hot topic in clinic), I thought we had better end the year spending some time focusing on this for you, because you know how important sleep is!! Surely, there’s got to be some hacks to having a great … Read more Are you getting good sleep?
Let’s talk about your breath. Are you breathing correctly? and why is that SO important? Breath is essential for our energy and to have the best night’s sleep. I’ve learned the hard way what it means to be an ‘over-breather’ and how it feels when you’re not breathing correctly. So it was such a joy … Read more Are you Breathing correctly?
Recently, I got asked by Lauren Caruso, a reporter in New York City, to comment on the benefits of taking supplements, ie. whether we all need to take supplements, whether some of us should take supplements at all, and what is the overall deal with supplements. Firstly, I need to tell you that I personally … Read more Are supplements a good choice? or waste of money?
Wellness in general is always key, right? Because what I like to talk about in the clinic is, if we do nothing we’re actually trending towards disease. We’re trending towards ill health. We’re trending towards symptoms. So we always want to be moving towards better health. The world that we live in today means we … Read more How to Maximise Winter Wellness
Today I wanted my favourite holistic paediatrician Dr Elisa Song to talk to you about the use of antibiotics in winter, with particular reference to what steps to take when we need to use antibiotics with our children. Many of us are aware that antibiotics are overused and sometimes inappropriately prescribed, but what a lot … Read more What to know before you take Antibiotics
So I have stayed quiet around coronavirus for the past week or so as I gathered information. I listened and watched everything I possibly could about coronavirus and the new information coming out in the medical world and in the Functional space. There is a reason I have international memberships with Functional Doctors, and it’s … Read more Pro-Active Health Tips in the Face of COVID-19