Naturopathy

  • lung tcm

    In Chinese Medicine the lungs are said to govern Qi. Qi is frequently translated as "energy flow", & is often compared to the Western idea of élan vital or Vital Force. The literal translation is air or breath. In the body, lung Qi combines with food Qi to form the Zong Qi or the big Qi of the chest!

  • haematogenic constitutional iridology

    The 3 main constitutional types are 3 main Iris colour types, Brown, Blue & Grey. There is an exception to these basic types known as a Biliary or Mixed Constitution, part blue & part brown. This type display a combination of factors that are found in both the blue & the brown eyed types.

  • Iridology Iris rings

    Nerve rings are depressions in the iris stroma and also are referred to as neurovascular cramp rings, cramp rings, contraction rings or nerve rings. These may be inherited or acquired but either shows that the individual has some degree of nerve tension or anxiety.

  • spice up your love life

    Aphrodisiacs are named after Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty. Aphrodisiacs cause you to be aroused and intensify sexual desires. Throughout history, many foods have been reputed to be aphrodisiac and were thought to improve sexual function or fertility. Bananas and asparagus were thought to be aphrodisiacs due to their shape, while honey was prescribed to newlyweds on their honeymoon.

  • ARCHTI

    Naturopathic Consultant, Carina HarkinBHSc.Acu. BHSc.Nat. BHSc.Hom. Cert IV TAE. ARCHTI mem. A triple degree qualified practitioner in acupuncture (TCM), naturopathy nutrition, Iridology & homeopathy, in my clinic I combine techniques from all three modalities, including case history taking skills, diagnostic skills & treatment.

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    Naturopathy is a whole medical system combining an array of natural therapies to support healing & maintain health. Naturopaths aim to treat the underlying causes of illness & disease. The core principle of "healing through nature" guides the naturopath’s use of nutrition, dietary counselling, herbal medicine, manual therapies, flower essences, lifestyle education & homeopathy.

  • carina harkin nutritionist

    Nutritionists apply knowledge of the therapeutic & preventive potential of food, diet & supplements including vitamins, minerals & trace elements to maintain and promote our patient's health.