4 herbs to naturally support menopause

Chasteberry beside a cup of tea

Have you found yourself dealing with hot flashes, night sweats, acne? These are all common symptoms of menopause, which is a natural part of aging. With menopause comes a change in hormones, including a decline in estrogen around your early 40s. This triggers a wide range of symptoms that can almost feel like a second coming of age! The good … Read More

The power of self-advocacy

Tanya Salituro

Speaking up for yourself can be a tough and scary thing to do, especially when it comes to your health and wellbeing. Tanya Salituro, founder of CanPrev, mom of 4, and breast cancer survivor knows this all too well. During an interview with The Tonic, Tanya speaks about her personal journey with battling cancer. As a young adult, putting herself … Read More

The role of nutrients for healthy hair

woman in bathtub with healthy hair

No matter how you style it, hair is more than just a crowning glory – its overall health can reflect what’s going on inside our bodies. The journey to luscious locks involves balancing hormones, managing stress, and ensuring you’re getting the right nutrients. Fine-tuning these elements can help increase hair thickness and growth, improve strength and texture, and prevent loss. … Read More

Your personal guide to prenatal preparation

Preparing your body for pregnancy can be a very exciting time! But it can also feel like a big task. From making sure you’re eating all the right nutrients to limiting foods that could potentially lower your chances of conceiving, there’s a lot to consider. We’ve put together a few nutritional tips to help guide you through this wonderful new … Read More

Spotting the signs of estrogen dominance

Older woman outside looking in mirror

Have you been feeling irritable, unable to concentrate, or having trouble sleeping? These are common symptoms of estrogen dominance, an elevated level of estrogen that disrupts hormonal balance in the body. But with a proper diagnosis and some simple lifestyle changes, it’s possible to feel like yourself again. Let’s explore what you can do to naturally support your hormone health. … Read More

Focusing on sun protection beneath the surface

Sunny skies

Sunnier days come with sunbathing at the beach, going for an adventurous hike, and a lot of outdoor fun. While the sun can be very beneficial for our health, such as helping with vitamin D production and acting as a mood booster, too much sun exposure can cause harm to our skin. You may have heard the importance of protecting … Read More

Dear readers: A strong community goes a long way

Andrea Gnys

This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the health journeys of four amazingly courageous women and their paths to motherhood. We understand that conversations around motherhood can be difficult for many. That’s why we want to share the topics we’ll be covering ahead of time so you can decide if you’ll be following along. We hope these stories inspire you … Read More

Dear readers: Give yourself permission

Dr. Laura von Hagen

This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the health journeys of four amazingly courageous women and their paths to motherhood. We understand that conversations around motherhood can be difficult for many. That’s why we want to share the topics we’ll be covering ahead of time so you can decide if you’ll be following along. We hope these stories inspire you … Read More

Dear readers: Tune into your body

Jessie Lam

This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the health journeys of four amazingly courageous women and their paths to motherhood. We understand that conversations around motherhood can be difficult for many. That’s why we want to share the topics we’ll be covering ahead of time so you can decide if you’ll be following along. We hope these stories inspire you … Read More

Dear readers: Take ownership of your health

Marni Wasserman

This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the health journeys of four amazingly courageous women and their paths to motherhood. We understand that conversations around motherhood can be difficult for many. That’s why we want to share the topics we’ll be covering ahead of time so you can decide if you’ll be following along. We hope these stories inspire you … Read More