reproductive system

Glow Foods for Hormone Equilibrium: Before, During & Post MenstrualCycle

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When we bleed it is a sacred time, although it’s often internalized as a curse. When a woman experiences PMS and a symptomatic cycle, it often means she is spreading herself too thin and not listening to her internal rhythms. Scheduling your life, as often as possible, so that you’re not taxing yourself when your cycle […]

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Interview with Dr. Aviva Romm, MD, Author of The Adrenal Thyroid Revolution

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As a midwife and herbalist for over 20 years, Aviva Romm brings one of the most unique perspectives to women’s health. She’s the mom of 4 who became a Yale trained M.D. She draws upon her expertise in over 35 years of experience in integrative women’s health in her new book, The Adrenal Thyroid Revolution.  She’s one of the […]

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Bajos: Mayan Wisdom for Postpartum Care

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Rooted in Central America, there is an ancient well-respected healing practice known as bajo. It’s a relic of ancient Mayan midwifery that has been passed down through generations of childbearing women, and traditional healers, modern midwives and holistic doctors who understand that the herbal remedy is an important part of postpartum care. During a bajo treatment, gentle heat, soothing moisture, and medicinal […]

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Beyond The Soil: Root Vegetables

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There is a rich history of Americans eating roots in abundance. In fact, root vegetables are the fortifying foods that this nation was built upon, but with the advent of convenience and fast foods these sustaining super food staples had fallen out of sight and quickly out of mind. But in recent years the root has […]

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