It’s been quite a journey, and I’m sure it is not over yet! When Lachie was about 6 years old (he is now 9), my husband and I were told that he has ADHD and we were asked how we felt about medication. Expecting an ADHD diagnosis, my husband and I had already spoken about … More What can Lachlan’s story tell you?
No more leaky gut, no more sluggish liver, Lachie is healed! Our Naturopath congratulated us and told us that he is happy with ALL of Lachie’s organ systems. It was so reassuring to hear that all of our hard work had paid off and I was excited to hear about our next step – repairing … More Lachlan is healed!
Wow! It has come to my attention that it has been five months since I shared an update on Lachie’s progress. Five months! So, I thought I ought to let you know how things have been going lately. Last time I was in touch was after Lachie’s follow-up appointment with the Naturopath. We had finally … More An update on Lachlan’s story
A week ago, I shared with you that I had made my own appointment to see our Naturopath. His advice has helped us significantly in our attempts to manage Lachlan’s ADD-like symptoms and to address his leaky gut and sluggish liver. So, I was curious to see what he would have to say about MY health. … More My visit to the Naturopath was not what I was expecting
This blog post will serve two purposes. First, it will simply be another opportunity for me to share part of my family’s health journey with you. Second, it will allow me to re-write a list that I had started making for myself and misplaced. WHOOPS! So, if you have been following along, you will know … More Why I have booked my own appointment to see the Naturopath
A visit to the Naturopath a couple of months ago saw Lachlan (aged 8) diagnosed with leaky gut and sluggish liver. It was recommended that Lachie continue taking the probiotic that we had started him on, take a liver supplement and avoid the following list of foods: gluten (including oats), dairy, yeast, cane sugar, preservatives, … More Follow-up appointment at the Naturopath
I mentioned recently on the blog, that Lachlan was diagnosed with leaky gut and sluggish liver. “Essentially, his gut lining is damaged and it is letting partially digested foods and other foreign ‘things’ into the bloodstream, where they do not belong….. With all the extras finding their way into his body, his liver is overworked, … More What is Leaky Gut and why does Lachlan have it?
Hello all, I know that I only just hit you with three new blog posts a couple of days ago, but I just received the school report cards yesterday. After reading Lachlan’s, I had a rush of all sorts of emotions and thoughts and I just had to share with you why I am actually … More Why I am actually excited to see Lachlan’s worst report card yet
As I have already reported to my Facebook followers, we are finally having success with making the diet/behaviour correlation! We are able to clearly see a difference in his behaviour, which we have not been able to do in the past. Although it had been difficult to describe before, it is easier to explain now and … More Success
Just before we moved ‘home’ from our 12 months in Moranbah, I noticed that Lachie had developed a snuffly nose that we just couldn’t shake. The ‘On Guard’ immune boosting essential oil blend that we had started using (in a vaporiser and also mixing with coconut oil to be used instead of vicks) with success … More Back to the Naturopath