Case Study: Fatigue and Fertility Issues

CLAIRE, 37 • Busy advertising manager with lots of international travel • Married and looking to get pregnant, yet has irregular menstrual cycles and has been on the OC Pill for many years. • Enjoys sporting events and thus trains 15 hours per week. Issues wishing to address: • Inability to push hard in exercise […]

Case Study: Depression and Pain

Depression and pain are some of the most common health disorders presented to both Allopathic and Holistic Health Practitioners in Australia. Furthermore Depression and pain are often intricately linked. In this case study, Anna, a 46-year-old woman had been experiencing lumbosacral pain and low moods for the past five years. Anna had slipped on the […]

Case Study: PMS Symptoms

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 menorrhagia and menstrual […]

Case Study: Fatigue & Cravings

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 full-time business, he […]

Case Study: Headaches & Nausea

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 recently reduced fatty […]

Case Study: 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, […]

Case Study: Extreme Fatigue

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 and often went […]

Case Study: Constant Back Pain

A 48 year old man presented with persistent lower back pain. He had recently modified his sitting arrangements in his car and at work, however was still having to take OTC NSAIDS 3-5x per week. He considered the pain a major obstacle in his daily tasks and sleep. Treatment The patient was prescribed 1000 mg […]

Case Study: Wired but Tired

A 35 year old woman presented with extreme tiredness and fatigue, alongside anxiety. She had noticed that she often felt “wired but tired” which was resulting in sleep onset issues as well. Treatment The patient was prescribed 100mg of 5-HTP at rising and retiring. Outcome The patient was reviewed after two weeks of treatment and […]

Case Study: Anxiety & Depression

A 35 year old woman presented with ongoing depression for the last 5 years. She continuously experienced strong feelings of apathy and sadness, with a persistent belief that nothing good occurred in her life. She indicated that these feelings and her lack of energy inhibited her ability to improve her diet or undertake any exercise. […]

Case Study: Bloating & Discomfort

A 30 year old female patient was experiencing uncomfortable lower belly bloating that was hard, distended and painful. The client was experiencing bowel motions every 1-2 days, which were usually at the end of the day after dinner. They were also hard to pass. Her bloating would occur immediately after food and wouldn’t go down […]

Case Study: Muscle Pain and Poor Circulation

A 35-year-old man presented with numbness in his hands upon waking, poor circulation and reduced sleep quality.  He also engaged in high levels of physical activity. Treatment His treatment consisted of Mixed Mag Forte, a formulation of different forms of Magnesium to better target the different areas of the body. Outcome Within 1 week, the […]

Case Study: Autoimmunity and Pain

A 35-year-old woman presented with Hashimoto’s postural tachycardia syndrome and Fibromyalgia. She was currently on multiple medications and supplements to manage her symptoms. However, she had recently experienced a flare in her symptoms which presented as aching muscles and joints. This flare-up greatly inhibited her ability to exercise or sleep due to pain and was […]

Case Study: Stress, Anxiety, Muscle Aches and Tension

A 27-year-old female had experienced ongoing stress and anxiety most of her life. The ongoing stress had resulted in muscle aches and a feeling of tension, with the strongest effects being experienced in the shoulders and the neck. Her sleep was further affected by this, as her stress created a racing mind that inhibited her […]

Case Study: Tired and Wired with Insomnia

A 34-year-old female who was currently experiencing high stress and participated in high levels of physical activity had difficulty switching off and being able to sleep. She had a long history of trying various magnesium formulas and experienced what she termed as a ‘magnesium hangover’ the morning after supplementation, which consisted of her feeling sleepy […]

Case Study: Insulin Resistance & Weight Maintenance

A 55-year-old male presented with insulin-resistance syndrome. His previous medical history included squamous cell carcinoma in the throat. He was currently on a vegetarian diet which was high in simple carbohydrates. Although he was drinking 2L of water every day, he was also consuming 3 – 4 beers every night. His current weight was 132.3kg, […]

Case Study: Food Intolerances, Fatigue and Low Moods

A 27-year-old female presented with severe bloating and food intolerances that were affecting both her energy and moods. The bloating was primarily present in the lower belly. She stated that she had ongoing issues with food intolerances (gluten and dairy) for the majority of her life and these intolerances were leading to both a lack […]

Case Study: Immunity, Skin and Gut

A 76-year-old female had long term, ongoing issues with her immunity, gastrointestinal tract and integumentary system and was specifically seeking support for these systems. She had a long medical history with multiple conditions and medications; the main ones included: • 25 years of ongoing IBS and chronic food intolerances. • Severe constipation which required the […]

Case Study: Magnesium and Epilepsy

A 12-year-old female patient presented with a rare form of epilepsy which led to seizures occurring 2 – 5 times per day. Treatment The patient was prescribed a number of different forms of Magnesium, including Magnesium Glycinate and Magnesium Citrate, but for the current consultation, was prescribed a form of Magnesium that was specific for […]

Case Study: Nerve Pain and Gastroenteritis

A 75-year-old woman presented with both nerve pain and gastroenteritis with a long history of multiple health conditions. Here is an overview of her health history: 2008 • The patient developed myeloma and received treatment. • Ongoing IBS-D since chemotherapy and bone marrow transplants. 2009 • Shingles post-chemotherapy, resulting in nerve damage around the trigeminal […]

Case Study: Anxiety, Fatigue and Diarrhoea

A 37-year-old male presented with Anxiety and Fatigue, alongside Diarrhoea which was occurring up to 12 times daily. He also had a past diagnosis of ankylosing spondylitis at the age of 21, and was currently prescribed Humira. In addition, he had recently completed a GI 360 test by Doctors Data Inc. Treatment The treatment consisted […]

Case Study: Hives and Allergies

A 35-year-old female was dealing with an ongoing case of hives that had been occurring for the past 4 years. The hives would flare up depending on her stress levels, the foods she was consuming and her environment. The patient also had previous mould exposure, which was further compounding her symptoms. She had also completed […]

Case Study: Significant reduction in Psoriasis with Enterosgel

A 42-year-old female presented with chronic and debilitating psoriasis that had persisted for more than 30 years. The patient quoted that it was “debilitating and very painful”. She had been prescribed multiple medications, including anti-inflammatories, corticosteroids, immunosuppressants, antidepressants and more. Although she had numerous other health complaints, the psoriasis remained the priority. The patient’s life […]

Case Study: Huge Improvements in Anxiety and Focus

An 18-year-old male presented with mild ASD manifesting as anxiety, lack of concentration, and inability to attend mainstream school. As a result, he was home schooled for many years, although he is now attending TAFE while undertaking an Auto Mechanic apprenticeship. Despite his passion for his chosen field, he was still experiencing significant anxiety and […]

Case Study: Enterosgel leads to improvements with Morning Sickness

A pregnant patient presented with morning sickness which led to ongoing vomiting and stomach cramps. Due to her pregnancy state, the patient was not able to take any substances to reduce the gastrointestinal symptoms. Treatment The patient was prescribed Enterosgel for her symptoms. Outcome The patient stopped vomiting after the 2nd dose and stopped cramping […]