Health back on track

*Dr Joy is a gifted Naturopathic/Holistic healer. She is intuitive, kind and so knowledgeable. I  worked in the Alternative Medicine field for years back in the states and was worried I’d have trouble finding a practitioner here. I am so impressed with Dr Joy and her clinic. She has a wonderful staff who are friendly…

To All Our Veterans

Happy Veteran’s Day to all our military who have served this country. We at the Center for Natural Healing Hawaii are here to serve all Military personnel, including retirees, who may be suffering from wounds of war or health imbalances from the day to day demands and stressors of their work environments now that they…

Say No to High Fructose Corn Syrup and GMO’S

It’s no secret that packaged and prepared foods in our grocery stores are full of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS). While many food makers are trying to omit this dangerous ingredient some companies are still including this health-damaging ingredient.    Now, new troubling scientific studies reveal how high fructose corn syrup-containing foods are causing yet another unwanted side…

The Power of Smiling

A smile is defined as an upward curvature of the lips. That, at least, is a “technical” smile. Actually, it’s more like the “shell” of a smile—the form without the content. But a true smile! A true smile involves the heart, our eyes and of course our soul. Most of us can tell when a…

Patient for 23 years!

*This review is way overdue.  Been a client of Dr. Joy for 23 years!  Got an appointment every 2-3 months or sooner if needed.  I’ve been blessed with good naturopathic advice and care so my visits are primarily for health maintenance (assessment, adjustments and acupuncture).   In 23 years, I’m amazed that I’ve not gained…

ADHD — What’s in your kids diet?

ADHD—What’s in your kids diet? More kids today are diagnosed with ADHD, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, and parents are encouraged to give them prescription medications to alleviate their symptoms. People with ADHD experience a persistent pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity or impulsivity that interferes with functioning and development. It is estimated that 11% (6.4 million) of US…

Naturopathic medicine Promotes Weight Loss

Why Some Weight Loss Programs Fail Failure to identify contributing factors in weight gain Not being realistic about the time that it takes for healthy weight loss. Expect your dietary and exercise changes to be lifelong habits. Plan to take 24-36 months to attain your ideal weight. Constipation Poor digestion Mental/emotional issues. Mental and emotional…