Could Demodex Mites be the cause of your skin troubles?

If you struggle with rosacea, larges pores and inflamed, itchy skin, you may want to consider whether you could have demodex mites. Sounds kinda gross, but these little fellas are surprisingly common and can wreak all sorts of havoc on the skin.
There are two main types of demodex mites that can live on human skin; Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis. Continue reading “Could Demodex Mites be the cause of your skin troubles?”

I’m So Tired of the Discrimination Against Naturopaths

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*rant alert*

I recently was having a chat to a new friend, and the conversation naturally came around to, “what do you do?” Now this girl, bless her, has a habit of blurting out the first thing that pops into her head. When I said I was a naturopath, she burst out with, “God, really? How’s that going though, like after that kid died?” I could see in her face, she was skeptical and not impressed. Continue reading “I’m So Tired of the Discrimination Against Naturopaths”

How to Heal from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

sad girlChronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), technically known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), is an extremely debilitating illness in which the energy producing organelles of the body break down. The body needs energy for almost everything, so the consequences of this lack of energy can be severe and varied. Continue reading “How to Heal from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome”