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person feeling anxiety, overwhelm
Medical

Causes of Anxiety that Aren’t in Your Head

Causes of Anxiety That Are in Your Head The mental health struggle is real and there are many causes of anxiety. Particularly when you live in the modern world when things can change drastically. If you’re attempting to navigate the world while lugging around a heavy weight of anxiety, you’re for sure not alone.  The

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Medical

How To Choose a Naturopathic Doctor

Choosing a medical professional for your health care can feel overwhelming as you navigate all the options to find the right fit. And if you’re looking to choose a naturopathic doctor (ND), you may have a lot of questions about this type of medical care. At Ancora Wellness, we believe that everyone deserves access to

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Measuring calories and restricting for weightloss
Nutritionist

The 1200 Calorie Diet for Weight Loss

A Nutritionists’ Thoughts Many folks who have ever counted calories for the purpose of dieting have a number in mind for when they want to lose weight –1200 calories. This is a mythical number that many humans consider to be the ideal number of calories to eat to lose weight. Diet culture, in its many

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blood pressure monitoring
Medical

Key to Longevity: Blood Pressure

Let’s talk about the key to longevity: Blood Pressure. understand those reasons, and have some ideas of ways to moderate your own blood pressure. Of course, there’s no substitute for the direct, customized advice of a qualified medical provider. If you’d like a wholistic treatment plan for your heart health and longevity, schedule a consult

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meditation self care
Body Work

Be Your Own Bodyworker with Self Care

By Brian Barthelemy, LAc Self Care at Home Be your own bodyworker with self care. Every night for the past 400+ days (and counting!), my family and I have laid down in one of my kids’ rooms and done a meditation right before bedtime. I’m not talking about an hour long breathing experience. We do

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Body Work

Craniosacral Therapy 

Craniosacral Therapy for Wellness ‘Wellness’ is generally considered to be an active process.: Go out and exercise. Plan and cook your meals. Take your vitamins and supplements. Do the work! And, while all of these things can and do make a difference, there are also ways to support your health that require nothing of you

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Mental Health

Group Spotlight: ReWild

ReWild: Adventure Therapy with Dan Oregon is home to scenic coastline, high desert, triumphant mountains, lush forests, joyful waterfalls, magnificent rivers, and more shades of green than one previously thought possible. The state itself is almost half forest (48 percent, according to oregon.gov). Oregon offers a multitude of activities to enjoy the state’s beauty year

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Nutritionist

The Holidays and Your Nutrition

The Holidays and Your Nutrition by Niki Carr The holidays can be a difficult time for many folks. There may be a lot of burden on someone to make this time of year feel extra magical for others. We may be missing those loved ones who are no longer here to celebrate with us. Some

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