Articles of Interest


OxyGeneo™ Facial Treatments Now at Lakeside!

By Dr. Jen Newell, ND, The Natural Skin Doctor

I am so excited to now be able to offer patients the amazing Oxygeneo 3-in-1 Super Facial. Patented OxyGeneo™ technology provides unparalleled skin nourishment & oxygenation, revealing younger looking, more radiant skin after just one treatment. Immediate benefits are softer, smoother, and brighter skin. This is the perfect treatment before

Retune & Reset: Body & Mind 

By Deborah VanderKruk, RMT

June is here. Not quite summer yet but the spring chill is gone!  I find the transition between seasons both refreshing and challenging. I love going out for a quiet paddle but I feel overwhelmed by the amount of work and planning that comes with this time of the year.

This June,  I’m

Is Acupuncture for You?

By Jessica Vella, Registered Acupuncturist 

Acupuncture is based on Traditional Chinese Medicine theory with the emphasis of treatment to balance the body into its natural state of harmony.  With over 5000 years of history, it has proven to be a safe and holistic treatment.

Acupuncture involves the insertion of very thin, sterile needles into specific points in

An Interview with Dr. Jen Newell, ND

An Interview with Dr. Jen Newell, ND, Natural Skin Doctor


How did you get into your current career/what made you decide to pursue this career?


A: I fell into Naturopathic Medicine. During my undergrad I became really sick and saw a number of doctors that couldn’t fully figure out what was going on. Finally I saw a Naturopath who

Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, By Talitha Reis

Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture is an effective, non-surgical treatment to reduce the signs of aging. It is based on the principles of Chinese Medicine, which involves the insertion of very thin disposable needles into acupuncture points on the body and the face.  This superficial insertion will increase the local circulation to the face and stimulate collagen

Whole Wellness for Our Children: “Healthy and Happy” By Diane Imabeppu

Most parents, no matter what parenting style they ascribe to, wish for their children “to be healthy and happy.” While different opinions exist on what constitutes best practice for children’s physical health, most parents would agree on the basics of nutritious food, regular exercise, and sufficient sleep.


The “happy” wish is a bit more complicated. What

An Interview with Lydia Henry, DOMP

Q: How did you get into your current career/what made you decide to peruse this career?


A: As an athletic therapist I was exposed to several other professions. I had a treatment from a friend who was studying osteopathy and I was blown away by what she was able to help me with.


Q:  Do you have

To Love Thyself


Why do we find it so easy to love others, and so difficult to love ourselves….

By Trudy Parolin

It all begins with being at peace with yourself.  It is the main ingredient that we all need in life to understand and experience true well-being and joy with over all confidence. The relationship you have

A Novel Treatment to Rebalance the Body AND the Mind!

By Dr. Jessica Liu, ND


In my nearly 10 years as a naturopathic doctor, I think the concern I hear most often from my patients is “My doctor says there’s nothing wrong with me, all my bloodwork is normal, yet I don’t feel well”.  It’s my job then as a practitioner to try and read between