Understanding YOUR Thyroid – Dr. Antoinette’s Personal Experience Going Beyond Synthroid

Understand YOUR Thyroid: Are you ready to take it beyond Synthroid? This month in practice I’ve noticed an increase in patients coming in asking questions about their thyroid and wanting me to review their blood work and symptoms – which is fantastic because understanding the thyroid can be tricky and best not left to Dr. Google! It gets complicated when we start investigating things a little deeper. From what lab tests are most important to understanding what they mean, and how they tell the full story about our thyroid! The most common symptoms related to a thyroid imbalance are fatigue and low energy – but these often get justified by having a busy lifestyle. It’s always best to check with … Read More

Fertility Boosters: Go Beyond Your Basic Prenatal With These 3 Nutrients

One of the questions I’m asked most about is supplements for fertility. As a naturopathic doctor, creating treatment plans including clinical nutrition plans, supplements and herbs is an individualized discussion based on your symptoms, history, diet and blood work. My oath as a doctor includes the responsibility to teach the principles of healthy living. I take this further in my work with patients and clients because I want to teach you enough to help you empower yourself in your own health journey – including with your fertility. This is because I recognize the healing potential in you, and I know that evidence-based natural medicine along with your daily self-care and the work that you do on your mindset is what … Read More