It's now the 4th week of lockdown in New Zealand (2nd in Singapore) and I was reflecting about what I've gotten out of this; how I've changed. I'm sure like me, there are some things you've always wanted to do or make changes to in your lives such as: sleeping and waking up earlierspending more … Continue reading “Change”
https://videopress.com/v/cmAr1nfL?preloadContent=metadata The Rings have always been my favourite home-fitness equipment but lately I've been experimenting with Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) or Kaatsu Training. What is BFR? Seen here as the blue straps on my arms, basically they reduce venous blood flow back to the heart but are only partially restrict arterial blood flow from the … Continue reading FITNESS BIOHACK: BFR TRAINING
I have never been very open about my faith but today I was inspired to write a short post on the historical figure of Jesus Christ and his message for us.
The last post gave a broad "Overview of the Naturopathic Profession." This one will cover the 2 core Naturopathic philosophies. Before we dig into the Naturopathic philosophies, what exactly is a philosophy anyway? (Meaning of philosophy from a quick google search) In this instance, the 2nd meaning is more applicable. (highlighted in the picture) Therefore, … Continue reading Naturopathic Philosophies: VITALISM and HOLISM
https://videopress.com/v/vb04e3H4?preloadContent=metadata One of my favourite clips from the documentary 𝗛𝗘𝗔𝗟 (available on Netflix) “𝑩𝑬𝑳𝑰𝑬𝑭 𝑺𝑯𝑰𝑭𝑻𝑺 𝑩𝑰𝑶𝑳𝑶𝑮𝒀 “ It’s scientifically proven that what you think profoundly affects your physiology. This is called the 𝗣𝗟𝗔𝗖𝗘𝗕𝗢 𝗘𝗙𝗙𝗘𝗖𝗧 and researchers have to test against it before every new pharmaceutical drug can be released into the market. However it works … Continue reading “Belief Shifts Biology”
After the previous post about "What is Naturopathy?", I thought of diving straight into the philosophies at the core of Naturopathic practice worldwide. However, I reconsidered and thought that a short post about a broad overview of our profession might be better. Kind of like a Table of Contents before diving straight into the 'book'. … Continue reading Overview of the Naturopathic Profession
Yesterday while out on my evening walk, I was reflecting and realised there were much more benefits of a lockdown other than for “flattening the curve”. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐁𝐫𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭 𝐒𝐢𝐝𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐋𝐨𝐜𝐤𝐝𝐨𝐰𝐧: 👨👩👧👦 More time with family 🤗 Closer connections with the people you care most about (calling/texting) 🍲No takeaways/deliveries = more home cooking = more … Continue reading The Bright Side of Lockdown