Therapies:

Bronte Wellness Boutique offers the following Therapies:
- Bioidentical Prescriptions
- IV Therapy
- Cosmetic Acupuncture
- Nutrition & Weight Loss
- Massage Therapy
- Supplements
- Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine
- Counselling

What We Treat

Bronte Wellness Boutique Treats the following:
- Adrenal Fatigue
- Allergies
- Anxiety & Depression
- Digestive Problems
- Hairloss
- Headaches & Migraines
- Hormone Imbalance
- Hypothyroid
- Insomnia
- Menopause
- PMS
- Stress
- Weight Loss

Contact Us Today to Learn More

11 Bronte Road, Unit 28
Oakville, Ontario
L6L 0E1

(289) 837-3377
info@brontewellness.com

Hypothyroidism

Why do I still have Thyroid Symptoms?

By | August 7th, 2018|Categories: Thyroid|Tags: , , |

Are you currently taking thyroid medication and still feel unwell? Often times my patients describe suffering from thyroid symptoms despite their doctors telling them their lab work is totally normal. Why is this?   The first challenge lies in how your doctor is assessing your thyroid function. Complete thyroid hormone profiling is essential in order to [...]

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Dessicated Thyroid: Why is it More Effective

By | July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Thyroid|Tags: , , |

Dessicated Thyroid is a prescription thyroid medication that is an alternative for patients diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Conventionally, when a patient is found to have low thyroid function, they are typically prescribed synthroid or levothyroxine. These are both synthetic forms of the thyroid hormones T4. While a lot of patients find relief in their symptoms using these [...]

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Suspect a Thyroid Problem? Top Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

By | May 15th, 2018|Categories: Hormone Health, Thyroid|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Thyroid problems are very common, especially in women. Since the thyroid has a vital function in regulating energy, metabolism and tissue repair, low thyroid function, known as hypothyroidism, has several ill effects. Hypothyroidism is a condition that often goes undiagnosed and untreated, here are some of the most common symptoms to help you recognize if you [...]

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Biotin Supplementation Can Interfere with Thyroid Function Tests

By | November 21st, 2017|Categories: Hormone Health, Thyroid|Tags: , , |

Hundreds of products market their biotin containing products to promote hair, skin and nail growth. Who wouldn’t want to have radiant skin and lustrous hair?! Before running out and self-prescribing biotin supplements, there is little evidence to support that biotin promotes hair growth and new studies in Brazil have shown how supplementation may not be ideal [...]

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Hair loss in Women: Naturopathic Doctors Share About the Possible Root Cause

By | November 7th, 2017|Categories: Hormone Health|Tags: , , , |

Hair loss: Why is it Happening? Is hair loss a concern of your? Is your hair thinning and your scalp becoming more visible? Are you shedding and finding loads of hair on the bathroom floors?   Hair loss in men is predominantly associated with male patterned baldness that is hereditary. Hair loss in women is not [...]

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Hypothyroidism: How to get Accurate Lab Testing When Taking Thyroid Medication

By | October 24th, 2017|Categories: Hormone Health|Tags: , |

I’ve always said that a good practitioner will combine a patient’s symptoms in with comprehensive labwork. Relying on one thing alone can be dangerous. Often times, patients with hypothyroidism or hashimoto’s disease are not properly instructed about how to go about thyroid hormone testing. Faulty lab testing can lead to changes in medication dosing that can [...]

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Hypothyroidism: Study shows how Levothyroxine treatment is not ideal

By | August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Hormone Health|Tags: , |

As a naturopathic doctor, I’ve seen hundreds of cases of hypothyroidism in my career. This disease, most common in women, is associated with fatigue, weight gain, mood changes, hair loss, among other symptoms. Most frequently, medical doctors have limited tools to diagnose and treat patients with hypothyroid leaving patients frustrated and seeking naturopathic care.   When [...]

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Top Reasons Patients See Our Naturopathic Doctor

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Hormone Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A Naturopathic Doctor is trained in conventional medicine but have a unique skill set that allows them to practice functional medicine and utilize a natural approach to help you feel your best. At our clinic, we are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest standard of care.   Here are the most common concerns that [...]

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Foods to Avoid with Hypothyroidism: Part 2

By | May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Hormone Health|Tags: , , |

There’s No Joy in Soy Soy contains compounds known as soy isoflavones (genistein, daidzein). Although they are thought to be good for you, it’s well known that soy products have a long history of affecting thyroid function. Just like gointrin and thiocyanates, soy flavonoids also reduce the formation of thyroid hormones by inhibiting the binding of [...]

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My thyroid labs are normal – but I’m still gaining weight

By | March 7th, 2017|Categories: Weight Loss|Tags: , , |

If you’ve gained weight without reason and are struggling to understand why, it may be wise to have our Oakville Naturopathic Doctors at Bronte Wellness Boutique to take a closer look at your thyroid function. They may be able to identify a hormone imbalance that could be preventing you from shedding unwanted pounds. The primary marker that [...]

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