Chiropractic Health & Wellness Blog

Constipation while pregnant?

3 Jun

As a Naturopathic doctor and doula in Mississauga I often get questions from my pregnant patients regarding what can be taken safely for constipation or if they are constipated. Here is an example question and how I answered: Question: “I’m pregnant with my first baby and into my 2nd trimester and am SO CONSTIPATED. What can I safely take/do to help?” Answer from Dr. Almon ND:Constipation in pregnancy is a common concern in the 1st…

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30 May
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Dr. Aisling talks Fertility on Mom podcast

Dr. Aisling Lanigan was invited to talk on the Moms That Say F*ck podcast with Dr. Dina Kulik and Alana Kayfetz – “a no bullsh*t approach to parenting and momboss-ing.” The discussion was about being a working mom but leaned towards how Dr. Aisling approaches fertility concerns with patients as…

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27 May
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Resolution of Bell’s Palsy

Here are some of my favourite excerpts and comments from a case study research paper on the resolution of Bell’s Palsy following Chiropractic care. The article is titled Resolution of Bell’s Palsy in a 68-Year-Old Man Following Correction of Upper Cervical Subluxation: A Case Report & Review and was published…

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20 May
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Do you have a Birth Doula?

Navigating your pregnancy and labour options may seem overwhelming, but working with an experienced Naturopathic Doctor and Birth Doula may be the right choice for you. Why have a Naturopathic Birth Doula? Naturopathic Doctors are trained, licensed healthcare professionals with specialized training in childbirth and perinatal care. Licensed in the…

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13 May
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Resolution of Chest Wall Syndrome

The following are some of my favourite excerpts from a research case study highlighting the improvements while under Chiropractic care that a lady had who was suffering with chronic chest wall syndrome. The research article is titled Resolution of Chronic Chest Wall Syndrome in a 45-Year-Old Female Following Chiropractic Care:…

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10 May
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Doula or a Midwife

Is it best to use a doula or a midwife? The question to use a doula or a midwife for you birth isn’t one or the other as they have different roles in your care. This can be confusing for many people, which is understandable as they are both a…

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