Entries by Emma

Extreme Fatigue

EXAMPLE CASE STUDY: A 37-year-old female presented with digestive complaints, carb cravings, ‘overwhelming fatigue’, trouble concentrating at work, and unable to play with her daughter after work due to feeling tired all the time. She couldn’t remember feeling ‘normal’ since before she had her daughter 6 years ago. She did not have difficulty falling asleep […]

Focus on Citrulline

CLINICAL FOCUS ON USE OF CITRULLINE: L-Citrulline is the natural precursor of L-Arginine and the substrate for nitric oxide synthase (NOS) in the production of NO. This has been shown to be effective in improving NO production and cardiovascular function in cardiovascular diseases which are associated with endothelial dysfunction, such as hypertension, heart failure, atherosclerosis, […]

Headaches & Nausea

EXAMPLE CASE STUDY: A 35-year-old male presented with headaches, sensitivity to strong smells and occasional unexplained nausea. He had been experiencing these symptoms for the last 5-6 years with increasing severity over time. His sensitivity to strong smells was severe enough that he had asked his partner not to wear perfume around him. He had […]

Fatigue & Cravings

EXAMPLE CASE STUDY: Anthony, a 54 year old male presented to clinic with health complaints of low energy with trouble maintaining erection, inability to lose weight and overall fatigue. At his first visit, he reported that his energy levels were often 4 out of 10. As he had to wake early to open his own […]

PMS Symptoms

EXAMPLE CASE STUDY: Sylvia, a 26 year old female came into the initial consult with complaints of experiencing a strong case of Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) to the point that it was affecting her life. Her symptoms consisted of extreme fatigue, a lack of focus, low moods and increased fluid retention. The patient was also experiencing […]