Let food be your medicine...When it comes to your health, day-to-day meal options are some of the most important choices you are faced with. We provide practical solutions on what to eat to improve your health and vitality based on your own needs.
Let medicine be your food…Sometimes nutritional products are recommended to aid the success of your health goals. Your health is dependent on sufficient nutrient reserves. We supply only the highest quality supplements and encourage nutrient shortfalls to be made up with specific foods.
What to Expect: Your First Visit
The Body Chemistry Analysis is an accurate screening method using standard laboratory equipment to pinpoint the imbalances in the body that measures the constituents and residues in a sample of urine and saliva to determine an individual’s state of health and reveals the diet required to return one to optimal well-being.
The Body Chemistry Analysis is a non-invasive assessment, providing the following information:
Armed with this information we can design an individualized diet and supplement program, relieving biochemical stress to help restore and maintain optimum health.
By correcting tissue mineral levels and ratios with proper diet, supplementary nutrients and lifestyle modifications, many physical and behavioral health conditions will improve.
Herbal medicine is the therapeutic utilization of plants and herbs to retrain the system to find its balance.
At Olive Seed we use Chinese and Western Herbal Medicine Therapies with nutritional education to compliment our holistic integrative health plans. We work with your innate health by optimizing physical, mental, and spiritual nourishment. Our 30-minute herbal consultation is a holistic intake based on your body’s constitution, dietary habits and lifestyle. Consultations may be given in person, by Skype or over the phone.
We do not diagnose, rather, inquire, and together will develop a wellness plan. Wellness plans often include personalized herbal formulas focusing on a specific issue or overall support. These herbal remedies may be in the forms of teas, salves, syrups, oils, tinctures or capsules. We also carry MediHerb (distributed through Standard Process) and Dr. Christopher’s Herbal Formulas.
Hydrotherapy is the medicinal use of water to relieve discomfort and promote physical wellbeing. These health benefits come from the mechanical and thermal effects of water interacting with the body. It includes the application of water in any form and sometimes the delivery of minerals or herbal treatments to manipulate the body’s flow of blood, the endocrine system and associated neural systems in order to treat the symptoms of certain diseases.
The Delivery of Hydrotherapy to the Body
In addition to a whirlpool tub or soaking bath there are other popular methods to deliver hydrotherapy benefits to the body such as compress, poultice, inhalations, sitz, steam and foot baths.