Meet the team - Q&A with Reine DuBois, Integrative Naturopath

Meet the team - Q&A with Reine DuBois, Integrative Naturopath

Reine DuBois, the founder of The Health Lodge, is an integrative naturopath who helps patients with complex health conditions establish true wellness.

She entered into the health industry as an aerobics instructor and quickly understood that we needed more than exercise to be healthy. Reine discovered the science of naturopathy and feel deeply in love with this modality. She was also struggling with her hormones at the time and was keen to address these issues without the use of the oral contraceptive pill. Her studies into naturopathy were put to use immediately and received its benefits first hand healing my Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).

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Moving Forward from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Moving Forward from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a condition where our natural response to threat is constantly heightened. Any traumatic event can trigger it, such as a death of a loved one or domestic violence. As PTSD can be debilitating, how can we heal from it, or if we have experienced trauma, how do we avoid developing it?

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I Have Fibromyalgia – What Can I Do?

I Have Fibromyalgia – What Can I Do?

Fibromyalgia is an often debilitating and isolating condition involving soft tissue pain and stiffness, particularly in localised tender points; unrelenting fatigue; cognitive impairment; and other symptoms that vary between patients. Once dismissed by mainstream medicine, fibromyalgia is now known as a disorder of central sensitivity.  To know that it’s not all in your head brings relief, but after being diagnosed, you may be left wondering, what’s next? What therapies are the most effective? Will things ever be back to normal?

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Heavy Metal Toxicity: An Emerging Health Threat

Heavy Metal Toxicity: An Emerging Health Threat

Heavy metals are naturally found in nature, but if they build up too much in our body they can become toxic and inflammatory. Modern industrial practices have increased heavy metals in our environment over the past one hundred years and our exposure has increased exponentially. Health practitioners have started to recognise that heavy metal toxicity is a genuine threat to our health and may also be a common culprit driving chronic health conditions.

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