Naturopathic medicine seeks to identify and treat the underlying, root cause(s) of disease and illness. To do so, it requires time and dedication to truly investigate what’s going on.
Naturopathic medicine also works holistically - treating the whole person. By connecting the dots between the mental, physical and spiritual, Naturopathic Doctors are well-equipped to provide comprehensive care. We want to look closer at multiple aspects of your health - in doing so, we’ll talk about things like sleep, mood, energy, diet, lifestyle habits, and stress.
Naturopathic medicine also emphasizes prevention of disease and illness. By checking-in with your body, you can greater protect the trajectory of your health.
As a Naturopathic Doctor, Dr. Bell works with and supports a variety of concerns, including (but not limited to):
Migraines and headaches
Painful periods (Dysmenorrhea)
Loss of period (Amenorrhea)
Thyroid support (Hypothyroid, Hyperthyroid)
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
Vaginitis/Vaginal infections: Bacterial Vaginosis (BV), Candida/Yeast, Atrophic
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
Pre-conception care and support - optimal nutrition, supplementation and fertility awareness method
Pregnancy care and support - UTIs, yeast infections, anemia, thyroid changes, heartburn, colds/flus, nausea and vomiting, varicose veins, hemorrhoids and constipation
Postpartum concerns - post-delivery healing, hormones, mood support and milk supply
Migraines and headaches
Insomnia and other sleep-related concerns
Integrative oncology - see more information here.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Immune support - allergies and chronic infections
GERD (acid reflux, heartburn)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD; Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn’s Disease)
Abdominal pain, indigestion, constipation, diarrhea and nausea
Pre-Diabetes, Type II Diabetes and Insulin Resistance
Cardiovascular health concerns: high blood pressure (hypertension) and high cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia)
High blood pressure (hypertension)
High cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia, dyslipidemia)
Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)
Interstitial Cystitis (IC)
In addition to diet and lifestyle changes, natural therapies that may be utilized are as follows:
Natural Health Products (NHPs) - including vitamins and minerals
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM): including constitutional acupuncture, facial rejuvenation acupuncture, labour induction acupuncture and cupping
Curious about what Naturopathic Medicine can offer you?