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Health Fair Zinc Information & Massage Drawing Winners!

By Lenka Dresselhaus, Massage Therapist & Nutritional Therapy Practitioner First of all, I would like to thank everyone that participated in the zinc taste test at the Clackamas County Employee Health Fair. What a great group of people you are! I know that many of you entered the drawing for a free 1 hour massage, and I am happy to announce the two winners–JoAnna H. and Barb O.! They were randomly drawn by my 8… Read more.

Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine at Flow Natural Health Care

 If you’ve been into the clinic lately, you’ve noticed some exciting changes at Flow Natural Health Care! In January, the clinic moved across the hall and expanded into a larger space with three treatment rooms, a medicinary, and its own waiting area. In addition to naturopathic medicine, Flow now offers acupuncture and Chinese medicine, massage therapy, and mental health counseling. As a new provider at Flow Natural Health Care, I’d like to introduce myself: My… Read more.

Physical, emotional and spiritual health are not independent, but rather flow into one another, creating the soul of the individual.

Movember – Celebrating Men’s Health

November is the month of Movember, where men around the world sprout moustaches in support of men’s health. It’s a charity where men, known as ‘Mo Bros’ start the month clean-shaven, then grow their moustaches, or Mo’s, for the next 30 days asking for donations. The funds go to support prostate and testicular cancer and mental health challenges and is a world -wide event. Check out movember.com to learn more and offer support for all… Read more.

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Children’s Eye Health

Have you been wondering when the appropriate time is to take your child in for their first eye exam? I  asked a pediatric optometrist who recommends the first comprehensive eye exam at 6 months of age. The rational is that if a child is going to develop a concerning condition, it often develops within the first two years and frequently involves the eyes in a myriad of ways. Great health begins with prevention and eye… Read more.

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June is Men’s Health Month

The month of June is dedicated to increasing awareness of and improving men’s health. There are many conditions that affect men that can be detected and treated before causing problems if they are caught early. This requires annual screenings and not waiting to see your doctor if new or abnormal symptoms develop. Common conditions that can be screened for that carry serious risks are cardiovascular disease, high cholesterol, diabetes, low testosterone, auto- immune diseases, hypothyroidism,… Read more.