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Endometriosis, natural solutions and its effect on fertility

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | March 18, 2019

About endometriosis Women’s voices have started to be heard about the devastating effect endometriosis can have on their lives and bodies. Every woman’s story and experience is different. Some symptoms include excruciating pain and heavy periods.  There may be the inability to function in daily life, painful intercourse and inability to fall pregnant. No-one really knows…

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Beautiful facial mask with honeysuckle and rose flowers

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | February 4, 2019

Honeysuckle flowers are a herb used in Chinese medicine formulas. It is often used in formulas for treating skin complaints as well as many other medicinal uses. Rose is used in many anti-aging skin products and has a beautiful fragrance. After using this facial mask, your face will feel so soft. It is great for…

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Fertility – are you playing Russian roulette?

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | December 15, 2018

What does a healthy pregnancy actually mean? The outcome of pregnancy is a mother, baby and a family unit. To have a healthy pregnancy we also want to have a healthy mum and healthy baby at the end with a partner that feels included and empowered to love and protect the new family unit. ‘Healthy’…

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Helpful hints for menopausal weight gain

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | November 26, 2018

Have you started putting on weight even though your diet and exercise routine hasn’t changed? And no matter what you do, you cannot shift the weight or it comes back with vengeance?  It is a common question I receive in clinic with women when they reach their menopausal years. So here are some helpful hints…

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5 tips for meeting menopause with vitality and grace

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | November 26, 2018

Menopause gracefully How do you feel about yourself, your health and your future? How do you feel about aging? Menopause can be a time of celebration, of rejuvenation and a time when you can embrace the wisdom of your years and remake yourself. It is not a time for decline or a time to wither away.…

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Natural Healing after Pregnancy and Birth

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | November 12, 2018

Time for a change In recent times there has been more awareness of the need for post-natal recovery and support post birth for the new mother. Post birth recovery not only includes recovering from the birthing process, but also the previous nine months of pregnancy of growing and carrying a baby. Unfortunately, there is not…

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Repairing the uterus after C-section

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | October 20, 2018

Who is talking about healing C-sections? The rate of C-section in our modern world is extraordinary. C-section is one of the most common surgeries in the world. In Australia 1/3 of all births are a C-section. However there are relatively few people talking about healing after C-section. But why is this important? During a C-section,…

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How to help your teenage daughter with her periods

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | September 19, 2018

Hormonal daughters and/ or painful periods I often recall the dread I hear in parents voices when they speak of the teenage years, of out of control, hormonal daughters. Puberty need not be fraught with emotional outbursts if our bodies work as they should. If the body is not in balance, there are warning signs…

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Spring into spring with energy and vigour!

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | September 10, 2018

Spring, it is characterized by birth, and new growth in Nature. The world is waking up after a cold winter and there is new growth everywhere, from baby animals to new trees and plants. It is time to start afresh, to leave the cold winter months behind us and lighten the body. Invigorate it with…

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Finding Balance and Peace during Menopause

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | July 14, 2018

Lifestyle Changes for Wellness during Menopause Lifestyle changes may help in  prolonging the effect of treatment you receive for menopausal symptoms and also for long-term benefit. Not only will they help with reducing symptoms of the change you are experiencing, they will also improve your quality of life and sense of well being. Stress reduction In a…

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