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Cold versus Flu

Cold versus Flu I often hear people telling each other that they have the flu, but do they have a flu or just a bad cold? Either way, they would feel unwell. So, what it the difference? Here is a little table: Cold Flu or Influenza Develops gradually Viral infection of the upper respiratory tract...
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Australian Government Rebate on Private Health Insurance for Natural Therapies unavailable from April 1st.

Did you know that from 1st April 2019, you will no longer be able to claim private health insurance rebates on Naturopathy, Herbal Medicine and 15 other natural medicine modalities? Despite a wealth of scientific research on natural medicines published in peer-reviewed journals, the Government’s ‘Review of the Australian Government Rebate on Private Health Insurance...
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Have you heard about the “My Health Record”?

The government has come up with the idea of offering a system for consolidating all your health records in one place.  Great idea… or is it? I am not sure at this point. I have come across this article1 and it made me wonder if I would rather wait to sign up until the system...
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A note about my Logo

Have you thought that my logo is a little bit “different” for a Naturopathic Nutritionist? No food or herb related pictures? No, never mind, I’ll give you an insight anyway. My inspiration for this logo has come from various angles. You can see that it is a head with the brain designed like a tree...
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A note about my business name

It was rather tricky, to pick a name. I didn’t want to just use my own name for various reasons. I wanted it to be something strong, bold and different. My husband said it needs to be in the beginning of the alphabet, so if people are wanting to find you, you will show up...
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