Author:Dr. Alexsia Priolo

Labour Preparation Acupuncture

Acupuncture is becoming an incredibly common and safe way to prepare for and bring about labour, as it may help to shorten labour time and decrease the need for medical intervention. It can be used in two ways: first to prepare the cervix and pelvis...

Understanding Your Menstrual Cycle

I like to think of the menstrual cycle as the fifth vital sign. For women and people who menstruate, the menstrual cycle can actually tell you a lot about your health. The last time many women truly learned about their cycle was in the sixth...

Get to know Dr. Alexsia Priolo, ND

Hello, I'm Dr. Alexsia the resident Naturopathic Doctor here at Proactive Pelvic Health Centre! I'm incredibly passionate about women's and children's health. I truly believe that a healthy mom means a healthy baby. I am both a graduate of York University and the Canadian College...

Treating Endometriosis from a Dietary Perspective

Endometriosis, commonly mistaken as "just PMS" is an incredibly painful condition, affects 5-10% women of reproductive age (1). It occurs when endometrial tissue that usually lines the uterus, is found outside of it. The most common three symptoms associated with endometriosis are: painful periods, pain or...



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