Acupuncture for Fertility
Pregnancy Loss | Art Therapy Support Group There are many feelings that come with the loss of a pregnancy. Talking about these feelings in a small group of supportive women can bring a sense of community and unity. This eight week support group is a chance to speak with other women who are experiencing a […]
A look at the Acai Berry a potent antioxidant and weather it can improve egg quality and improve chance of conception and chances of IVF success.
By Jasmine Sufi, Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner Can a Detox Help Your Thyroid In recent years, I’ve found that thyroid concerns, specifically underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism) has become more regularly diagnosed and treated amongst my clients I wanted to investigate what would impact this sudden increase and what we can do to have a healthier thyroid. […]
By Amira Posner, My husband and I don’t dance. We both love to sing, and listen to a wide range of music, but dancing has never been our thing. A few years into our marriage I thought we should try dancing. We’d just had our first child and were looking for a hobby we could […]
By Jasmine Sufi, Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner Did you know that the thyroid gland weighs only 20 grams and is responsible in regulating the body’s metabolism, energetic system and when healthy can improve fertility while when in dysfunction can cause recurrent miscarriage? It is responsible for regulating the function of every tissue in our bodies! […]
Published on Oct 17 2014 Isabel Teotonio Living reporter Amira Posner remembers the despair that set in as she and her husband struggled with infertility, trying to get pregnant with Baby No. 2. She would curl up in bed, feeling ashamed and anxious. “I felt isolated and deficient,” says the 38-year-old Toronto social worker, […]
By Amira Posner MSW “A basic emotion such as fear can be described as an abstract feeling or a tangible molecule of the hormone adrenaline. Without the feeling there is no hormone; without the hormone there is no feeling. The revolution we call mind-body medicine was based on the simple discovery; wherever thought goes, a […]