Author Archives: Dr. Laurie Steelsmith

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Info: Laurie Steelsmith, ND, LAc, is a naturopathic physician and licensed acupuncturist who specializes in women’s health. She is the co-author of Great Sex, Naturally: Every Woman’s Guide to Enhancing Her Sexuality Through the Secrets of Natural Medicine and co-author of Natural Choices for Women’s Health: How the Secrets of Natural and Chinese Medicine Can Create a Lifetime of Wellness. Visit her website at www.DrSteelsmith.com.
How to Turn Turmeric Into a Tasty Tea

How to Turn Turmeric Into a Tasty Tea

Turmeric, also known as Curcuma longa, is a powerful herb that possesses a wide range of health benefits. It is a member of the ginger family and is used widely in Indian and Middle Eastern cuisine. You most likely know it if you enjoy curries. But b ...
Harnessing the Power of Potassium

Harnessing the Power of Potassium

A mineral multitasker, potassium is perhaps best known as the nutrient in bananas that acts as an electrolyte, keeping body fluid levels and acid/alkaline balance in check. But this essential nutrient plays a part in many other body functions, like h ...
Is a Gluten-Free Diet Right for You?

Is a Gluten-Free Diet Right for You?

Millions of Americans, from your next-door neighbor to the hottest Hollywood celebrities, are finding that following a gluten-free diet improves their quality of life. Many say that eliminating gluten results in fewer health complaints, increased ene ...