Integrative Medicine

Pelvic health. It's not a subject most of us talk about regularly, is it? Thankfully, in part due to burgeoning interest in pelvic floor physiotherapy, discussion around pelvic health is becoming, as it should be, a little easier.  At DeerFields, it's certainly a subject one...

If your hair and skin are lacking the lustre they once did, you may either be considering or taking biotin. Biotin, also known as vitamin B7 or vitamin H, has surged in popularity in recent years based on limited evidence it improves hair, skin, and...

We are born with the desire to express ourselves and art and other forms of creative expression such as dance, writing, photography, playing an instrument, theatre arts, sculpture and painting, enable us to do just this. Self expression nourishes our souls, but did you know...

Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) is a growing and important male health factor that is subject to considerable confusion in social media and medical publications alike.  The best way to sort through the noise is to focus attention on peer reviewed research such as the...

Before I begin, I must emphasize that this post is not endorsing or promoting the use of either of these substances for medical and/or personal use.  The purpose of this article is to simply educate on the scientific differences between Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol...

Mindfulness and meditation are often associated with states of deep relaxation, focus, peace and insight. Though the experience is different for each participant, through regular practice, many will experience some of the following benefits: A reduction in pain Reduced feelings of anger, anxiety...

In recent years, health professionals have reawakened to a powerful therapy with healing benefits for us all. Called Nature Therapy or Ecotherapy, the prescription is simple: get outside. Spending time in nature on a regular basis can be as effective in treating depression as...

The term "integrative medicine" is in use a lot these days, leaving many people wondering what it really means. Simply put, integrative medicine is an approach to medical care that takes an individual's body, mind and spirit into account, including their lifestyle. It's...