Nutritional medicine is a holistic approach to the interactions of nutrition on human health. Nutrients are critical to health as they are the building blocks of our physical body. When the body is supplied with the correct balance of foods, vitamins and minerals for each of us individually we usually remain healthy. Our practitioners can assess your individual biochemistry, metabolism, anatomy, and genetics, as well as your internal environment including your gut flora, integrity of your intestinal wall, and your immune system.
Supporting patients with cancer involves a wide range of strategies to help optimize the ability of the patient to tolerate treatment, fight the disease and maintain the best quality of life possible. We will help support your body and mind with diet and targeted nutritional support, exercise, sauna/hyperthermia treatment, immune support and stress management, art therapy and wilderness therapy.
Naturopathy is a model of healthcare that aims to treat the underlying causes of disease and maintain health through lifestyle interventions. Treatments include herbal medicine, nutrition, dietary and exercise advice, homeopathy and therapies such as stress management, yoga, massage and more.
We have over 400 different products including liquid herb mixtures which can be custom-made to your needs on site. Herbs can be used to treat sleep problems, high cholesterol, weight loss, high blood sugar, liver support, hormonal problems for womens health and mens health, depression, anxiety, adrenal health, inflammatory conditions, and gut problems.
Our practitioners recognise the role of nutrition in health and disease. We apply the principles of nutritional medicine and use dietary modification as a fundamental principle. We conduct nutritional assessments including functional medicine testing to identify nutritional deficiencies and absorption problems. We can then advise you on effective means of restoring your nutrients.
Whole-body hyperthermia - therapeutic heating - is one of the oldest traditional principles of healing.
Whole-body hyperthermia is a supportive therapy that can be combined with other therapies to relieve symptoms associated with fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, arthritis, aches and pains, skin disorders and inflammation associated with other chronic conditions.
It induces sustained muscle relaxation even in the deeper, more inaccessible muscle layers.
Painting therapy is the therapeutic use of art making, within a professional relationship, by people who experience illness, trauma or challenges in living, and by people who seek personal development. Through creating art and reflecting on the art products and processes, people can increase awareness of self and others; cope with symptoms, stress and traumatic experiences; enhance cognitive abilities; and enjoy the life-affirming pleasures of making art.
Bowen Therapy is a holistic and multidimensional approach to pain relief and healing that has achieved remarkable results over the past 50 years. It is based on the recognition by Tom Bowen, its originator, who lived and practiced in Geelong, Victoria, that the underlying cause or source of many musculoskeletal, neurological, neuromuscular and other health or pain problems could be found in the soft tissue or fascia.
Environmental Medicine is the practice of examining your environment for influences that may be detrimental to your individual health then working with you to correct problems we identify.