• Blog,  Features,  Sleep

    Migraines and Sleep

    When a patient first visits a Naturopathic Doctor regardless of what the presenting complaint is, one of the first items to be addressed is their quality of sleep. Sleep has such a critical role for repair and regeneration the body.  Poor sleep quality has been linked to poor immune function as well as inflammation and weight gain.   When it comes to migraines, there is very consistent and compelling research to link poor quality sleep as a huge trigger for…

  • Blog,  Immune System,  Nutrition

    Top 5 Symptoms of Low Magnesium Levels

    Do you have cravings, muscle cramps, headaches, high blood pressure, constipation or sleep imbalances? You may be magnesium deficient!! Magnesium is a mineral that is involved in over 300 enzymatic and physiological processes in our body. It is also a mineral that is commonly depleted by stress and refined sugars.  Since it is so widely used in our body, and so easily depleted its absence can create many common nagging deficiency symptoms. I have highlighted the top 5 common symptoms…