Maintaining your health is the essence for a long and happy life. Your body has a built in ability to recover from illness when it is at its optimal strength and in balance. If your body is struggling with its balance, Naturopathic treatment supports, encourages and helps recover that balance so that you are able to self-heal and create a wholesome environment within.
Another way to think about this is to picture your body being composed of millions of engines. They are on call twenty-four hours a day. If we do not give these engines the correct fuel or the fuel is of poor grade than they will eventually stop as they are not maintained correctly. Nutrients are our body’s fuel. When we do not give our body the proper nutrients it starts to fail. The problem in today’s society is that we do not get enough nutrients from our ‘modern day diet’ and most times we need to supplement to create the ideal environment.
There are many common conditions that are caused by a breakdown of this maintenance that can be helped or corrected by a Naturopath, these include: