Posts Tagged: insomnia

Sudden Loss and Unexpected Grief… Holistic Ways To Help Your Body Find Relief

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  I recently became a Death Doula. You would think as a physician we would be taught in detail about the death and dying process in medical school, but we weren’t.  Not at all. We were taught how to pronounce someone dead, how to preform advanced life support to try to stave off death, how… Read more »

Winter Is For Hibernating. Here’s How To Get Your Best Sleep Tonight.

Posted by & filed under Intuitive Medicine, Organic Lifestyle.

  I truly believe that even with the stress of everything we are facing right now, we can still feel healthier than ever if we intentionally set up supportive, comforting and deeply healing health routines. So all winter long, I’m going to be giving you a weekly blog post full of uplifting ways to improve… Read more »

Just In Time For Back-To-School: Get Rid of Your Sleep Deficit

Posted by & filed under Healthy Mindframe, Medical Reports, Organic Lifestyle.

I recently returned from a medical conference where one of the lectures was on repairing sleep deficits.   Something I was very interested in because I’ve always been a poor sleeper all of my life. The take home point that really stuck in my mind, and now when I have a sleepless night I remind… Read more »

Your Brain On Mother Earth

Posted by & filed under Grounding, Healthy Weight, Medical Reports.

  There is a beautiful relationship that our brain has with the energy of mother earth.  This helps support everything our brain helps us to do — from enhancing our mood to maintaining a healthy weight to deepening our restorative sleep.    Most people believe that our circadian (day/night) rhythm is dependant on sunlight to… Read more »

Going To Sleep Earlier Prolongs Your Life, Here’s How

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  A new study, published April 11, 2018 in Chronobiology International, found that folks who prefer staying up in the evenings have a 10% higher risk of dying, from all causes of mortality, when compared to those who prefer mornings.   Looking at those who strongly prefer activity in the evenings vs those who strongly prefer activity… Read more »

Short Sleep Can Double Mortality… The Latest Research + How To Get That Extra Hour Of Life Saving Sleep

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I’m a big advocate for the importance of sleep, and have written these articles for you over the past year or two on how important sleep is: How Sleep Affects Your Heart Health Missing Just One Hour Of Sleep Skyrockets Your Risk Of Depression, Anxiety Sleep Increases Your Recovery From Depression Sleep: An Easy Way To… Read more »

Sleep Increases Your Recovery From Depression

Posted by & filed under Chakra Health, Healthy Mindframe, Intuitive Medicine, Medical Reports.

A new medical study shows what we can all intuitively feel — — that when we are in a depression, we truly need deep, restorative sleep to recover.     It’s okay to sleep more when feeling depressed — in fact, a recent study released in June 2017 showed that patients who were medically treated… Read more »