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Your words = Your health

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The words we use toward others and toward ourselves are powerful.   The Flower Experiment from Rebecca Cecilia Yip on Vimeo.   We can see in this video the power of words on plants. Human bodies respond in the same way. I help and guide my patients to be kind to themselves and to understand what is happening in their lives.  I also help guide with life direction and purpose. Some may call it life coaching I call it emotional healing. Why do I do this? Because your feelings impact on your body. If you express to me that you are...

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Feeling overwhelmed – feelings of depression, anxiety, & panic

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Come on over and join my Facebook Group where I talk about how toxins affect your whole body.    Would love everyone to come along and join the group.   Here is the link to join: https://www.facebook.com/groups/508871043066486/ Feeling Overwhelmed? Sometimes it can be difficult to balance moods. Feelings of depression become overwhelming and fatigue sets in. Anxiety interferes with sleep. Panic prevents daily tasks from being completed. What controls these feelings? Neurotransmitters do – a neurotransmitter is a brain chemical that communicates information throughout the brain and body.They can be used by the brain to tell your heart to beat, your...

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Depression and your Liver Health

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Come on over and join my Facebook Group where I talk about how toxins effect your whole body and how they are keeping you sick. Would love everyone to come along and join the group.   Here is the link to join: https://www.facebook.com/groups/508871043066486/   Depression and your Liver Health When we think of depression we understand that it is associated with mental health.  This makes us think that there is a dysfunction within the brain and yes the pharmaceutical drugs that were designed to assist with mood disorders such as depression are made of chemicals which function to directly modulate the...

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Anxiety is part of stress

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Come on over and join my Facebook Group where I talk about how toxins effect your whole body and how they are keeping you sick. Would love everyone to come along and join the group.   Here is the link to join:  Anxiety is part of stress Anxiety occurs as part of a normal stress responseSo why has it become such an issue affecting both adults and children and fast becoming our most common mental health concern?It is a component of our 'fight or flight' response that is regulated by our adrenal glands. Our bodies are wired to handle stress...

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Pain and Sugar addiction

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Book your appointment with Melissa to begin your individualised treatment plan specific to your signs and symptoms and medical history. Appointments available online via Telehealth video chat or in our Nth Brisbane Clinic I am launching a new Facebook Group where we can talk about all things health, with a special focus at the moment on Immune support.   Would love everyone to come along and join the group.   Here is the link to join:  Pain and Sugar addiction Did you know we have a system that connects our pain tolerance to the gut and sugar addiction?It is known...

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