IS NUTRITIONAL THERAPY
Therapy is a complementary therapy, not an alternative medicine. It works
well alongside conventional medicine. It is most relevant for individuals
with long term sub-optical health, as well as those looking for support to
enhance their health and well being.
Supported By Nutrition
unexplained swellings, puffy eyes, face & Sinusitis
parasite, Crohn’s disease, Coeliac disease
Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
cholesterol & triglyceride
problems: acne, dry skin, eczema and psoriasis
hunger & sugar cravings, anxiety, mood swings
retention & Lymphoedema
low and high blood sugars
involves one Nutritional consultation of 1 hour and follow-ups of half an hour
as required. It concentrates on the individual’s case history, family history,
present and past dietary patterns and illnesses, medical test results, environmental factors,
lifestyle and professional stress.
nutritional questionnaire is completed. Initial consultation involves gathering
information, explaining the findings and drawing a diet and supplement programme
according to the client’s needs.
treatment is structured in phases so that the client feels comfortable with the
changes, easy to follow guidelines.
first phase normally includes exclusion, inclusion or avoidance of some foods
for a period of time until the body adjusts itself and the symptoms start to
Supplements are introduced if necessary to correct any biochemical imbalances.
clients initially experience an “adverse reaction”; known as withdrawal
syndrome such as headaches, skin rashes, aches and pains, lack of energy and
aggravations of the existing symptoms etc. This is for a short period only,
which normally lasts a week; this is simply symptom of body's
adjustment. Once the
withdrawal phase is over a sense of well-being is followed.
some cases functional testing is required to look at digestion, absorption, post-travel
parasitic infection, adrenal stress etc. The client is referred to their GP
with an explanatory letter. This will be recommended and discussed in due course.
will always be a telephone back-up to encourage clients to keep-up with the diet
and get the support if any problem or question arises.