What Causes Recurrent Pregnancy Loss? Understanding Multiple Miscarriages

What Causes Recurrent Pregnancy Loss? Understanding Multiple Miscarriages

There are few more heartbreaking things a woman can experience than miscarriage. Trying to get pregnant and being pregnant are physically taxing in their own right, and losing that pregnancy adds a new level of emotional and physical difficulty. For some women, this heartbreaking experience happens again and again, a condition known as recurrent pregnancy loss, or recurrent miscarriage. While there are many unknowns about exactly why this happens, the good news is that for many women the problem can be solved and result in a healthy baby. Read on to learn more about the recurrent miscarriage causes, how to find and address the causes of recurrent miscarriage, and more.
Holistic OB-GYN Dr. Anna Cabeca on Natural Fertility, Pregnancy, Menopause, and More

Holistic OB-GYN Dr. Anna Cabeca on Natural Fertility, Pregnancy, Menopause, and More

In a woman’s life, most of her most important and transformative moments revolve around her reproductive life cycle: getting her period, getting pregnant, delivering a baby, going through menopause. Yet many women have very little understanding of how these processes work, and most doctors aren’t interested in helping women optimize them to live their healthiest, fullest lives. Holistic OB/GYN Dr. Anna Cabeca wants to change that. Dr. Cabeca is a triple board-certified doctor, bestselling author of Keto Green 16 and The Hormone Fix, an expert on women’s health and functional medicine, and a mother who has her own powerful story to share. Read on to learn about the best natural fertility practices (including how she learned the connection between stress and fertility), how to have a natural pregnancy in a hospital setting, and much more.
Dr. Christian Gonzalez on Naturopathic Oncology & The Best Natural Cancer Treatments

Dr. Christian Gonzalez on Naturopathic Oncology & The Best Natural Cancer Treatments

Dr. Christian Gonzalez was on track to be a dentist. Then, personal tragedy struck out of nowhere and completely changed the course of his life and career, leading him to become one of the most prominent faces in the field of naturopathic oncology. After spending several years working alongside conventional doctors to integrate natural cancer treatment with more traditional interventions, he now works as an educator, podcast host, and co-founder of the integrative health company The Swell Score. Read on to learn Dr. Gonzalez’s story, what he sees as the main challenges and opportunities for naturopathic oncology, the most effective methods of treating cancer naturally, and much more.
The WellBe Health Research & Wellness News Wrap-Up: April to June 2021

The WellBe Health Research & Wellness News Wrap-Up: April to June 2021

Welcome to the second health research and wellness news wrap-up of 2021! While the pandemic is winding down for the most part, there’s still plenty of Covid-related news to cover — but it’s not all we’re talking about anymore. So this quarter, we’re bringing you a variety of different topics, both Covid and non-Covid, to help you stay informed about your health and that of your loved ones. So without further ado, we present the 8 most important health and wellness news stories from April, May, and June of 2021 (click to skip to one):
Herbalist Rosalee de La Foret on How to Use Herbal Therapy to Heal

Herbalist Rosalee de La Foret on How to Use Herbal Therapy to Heal

Rosalee de la Foret was always interested in herbal therapy. Then, a terrifying and fatal diagnosis gave her no option but to explore herbalism more deeply. Herbs were what ultimately brought her back to health, and she devoted the rest of her life’s work to herbal medicine, becoming a registered herbalist and authoring two books, Alchemy of Herbs: Transform Everyday Ingredients into Foods and Remedies That Heal and Wild Remedies: How to Forage Healing Foods and Craft Your Own Herbal Medicine. Read on to learn de la Foret’s incredible health journey, how herbal therapy works, why herbs for digestion are so effective, the difference between antimicrobial herbs and antibiotics, and much more. 
The Healing Power of Prayer: Does Prayer for Physical Healing Work?

The Healing Power of Prayer: Does Prayer for Physical Healing Work?

The umbrella of complementary and alternative medicine is large. Underneath it you’ll find everything from acupuncture to herbal tinctures to infrared therapy and beyond, all of which are founded upon deep tradition, robust research, or both. But one field of alternative medicine that’s been less studied and explored is that of prayer for physical healing. Given how many people pray for specific health outcomes, it’s quite notable how little is actually known about the healing power of prayer — but we do know some things. Read on to learn what the research says about prayer, spirituality and health. 
Dr. Aviva Romm on Why Your “Exposome” Is the Key to Your Hormonal Health

Dr. Aviva Romm on Why Your “Exposome” Is the Key to Your Hormonal Health

Last year, we spoke with Dr. Romm about thyroid health, and now she’s returned to talk about a related but different (and much bigger!) topic: your hormones. On the heels of publishing her newest book, Hormone Intelligence, Dr. Romm sat down to talk about everything hormones, including signs of hormonal imbalance in women, how something called your exposome could lead to hormonal irregularities, how to balance your hormones, and much more.