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When is a period too heavy?

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | November 25, 2016

Is my period too heavy? 80ml or more of menstrual blood per period is considered to be a heavy period. Regular size tampons and pads absorbs 5ml of blood.  Super size tampons and pads absorbs 10 ml of blood. The normal range is needing to change every 2 hours to 3 times a day. If…

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Menopause naturally with Chinese medicine

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | November 15, 2016

Experiencing the change As we travel towards menopause, the cessation of our menstrual cycle, we may experience certain symptoms like how flushes, night sweats, weight gain, missed periods, light periods or very heavy periods. Some women have extreme emotional changes, or experience vaginal dryness, difficulty sleeping and great thirst. Every woman is unique and their…

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Shonishin – wellness care for babies and children

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | November 15, 2016

As parents, the anxiety and stress we feel when our children are sick sometimes feels insurmountable. I can honestly say, as a parent, the levels of anxiety I  felt when my children were sick was overwhelming. The coughs, earaches and fevers that took days to break. How many countless sleepless nights keeping watch on the…

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Chinese Tea Rose Mask for Wrinkles

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | September 11, 2016

Being a mum in our modern world can be very challenging. We may be in a very supportive environment with many family and friends; or we may be living in isolation away from loved ones. In modern life many mothers juggle a working life with a family life. I often hear there are not enough…

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How to restore your health post labour

By Dr Julienne Tatkovic | September 9, 2016

Some of the symptoms a woman may experience post birth include loss of appetite, exhaustion, poor digestion, insufficient breast milk production, sleep deprivation, poor memory and depression. How can this be avoided? Steps for recovery after childbirth Ask friends and family to help out: whether it is to look after other children or to cook…

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