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ECZEMA

This distressing disorder is a noncontagious, inflammatory skin disorder which usually presents as red, dry, itchy skin that can eventually cause cracking of the skin and bleeding with possible infection. However there is also a weeping, moist type of eczema … Continue reading

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DIGESTIVE PROCESSES IN THE SMALL INTESTINE

As partially digested, acidic food passes from the stomach into the first part of the small intestine called the duodenum, specialised cells in the duodenum secrete mucus which has a high content of bicarbonate ions, thereby effectively neutralising the high … Continue reading

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DIGESTIVE PROCESSES IN THE STOMACH

The second stage of digestion takes place in the stomach. This delicate organ is constructed with an inner-most layer of mucous membranes in which there are housed many mucous and enzyme secreting glands. Behind this layer we find a section … Continue reading

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THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Throughout the next few weeks I will be focusing on the functions of the digestive system entire. Thorough digestion of the food we eat is imperative to good health, all the cells of the body require nutrients to be able … Continue reading

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NOW IS THE TIME TO BOOST YOUR NATURAL IMMUNITY

Dull, dreary weather is more common lately, clouds hang from above more often, sunlight can’t break through the screen and we can become listless, unenergetic and feel generally tired. “Seasonally affected depressive syndrome” or THE SADS is the recognised label … Continue reading

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SINUSITIS AND HAYFEVER – TISSUES OR HANDKERCHIEFS?

It is important to consider all of the possible factors that can be responsible for allergic reactions in the nasal passages. Runny, itchy, red nose¬† accompanied by swelling of the nasal tissues and sneezing, are common symptoms of hayfever/sinusitis. Naturally … Continue reading

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WAGE WAR AGAINST WINTER ILLS

Many of us have been succumbing to a variety of winter “wogs” that have been causing common cold and flu symptoms or vomiting & diarrhoea with abdominal pains. You will no doubt, find that some of these simple home remedies … Continue reading

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Nature’s Way – Welcome

Hello and welcome to Nature’s Way, my weekly blog, but perhaps more often if something of real interest crops up. Currently I am consulting as a Naturopath in Hervey Bay.¬† I am married and have three children, all boys; and … Continue reading

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