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Conditions Treated

 

NEMQ applies evidence based Nutritional and Environmental interventions to manage many chronic illnesses including:

  • ADHD, ASD, Behavioural & Learning Disorders in Children
  • Allergies, sensitivities and food intolerances
  • Anxiety, Depression, Psychosis, Pyrroluria, Undermethylation, Overmethylation, Copper toxicity (Walsh Research Institute trained – www.walshinstitute.org)
  • Autoimmune Conditions (Rheumatoid Arthritis, Thyroid, Colitis etc)
  • Cancer (Comprehensive Integrative Management of Cancer)
  • Chemical and Food Sensitivity
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Digestive Disorders (including IBS, Colitis, Parasite infection, Food Intolerances etc)
  • Dybiosis
  • Environmental Toxicity (including Mercury, Lead, Cadmium, Arsenic, Aluminium, Nickel)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hormonal issues utilizing bioidentical hormones where appropriate
  • IBS
  • IV Nutrient Therapy support
  • Pyrrole disorder, methylation issues, biochemistry imbalances, behavioural problems
  • Thyroid and Adrenal problems
  • Weight Management (tailored programs)

 

Nutritional Medicine

Optimally resourcing your body's Biochemistry through a fundamental change in diet (organic, low inflammatory, hypoallergenic, and alkaline based) with specific supplementation (vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids and accessory nutrients), and judicial use of Herbs

Environmental Medicine

  • Identification and elimination of environmental toxins (Heavy Metals including Mercury and Lead, Pesticides, Chemicals etc) through oral and IV chelation/detoxification.
  • Identification and elimination Chronic Infection
  • Identification and avoidance or desensitisation of specific food and airborne allergies, and reactive food chemicals.
  • Identification and avoidance of potentially unsafe levels of electro magnetic fields.

Psychological Medicine

  • Utilization of CBT, and Stress Management strategies (hypnosis, meditation and yoga).
    Identification and specific nutritional management of Methylation and Pyrroluric disorders and Zinc / Copper imbalances (biochemical disorders pre disposing individuals to Mental Illness - www.walshinstitute.org). Drs Michael Woodbridge and Cecilia Oliver have trained with the Walsh Research Institute. Dr Michael Woodbridge assists with the annual training of Australian and New Zealand Doctors
  • The Scientific Evidence base for the effectiveness and safety of this integrated approach is strong. Nutritional and Environmental treatments can be safely combined with orthodox Medical treatments of many serious diseases. Both quality of life and clinical outcomes can be improved.

Nutrition and Dietetics 

Our In-House Dietitian plays an integral role here at NEMQ to provide nutritional counselling and meal plans to assist patients in restoring good health and well-being. Some of the areas our Dietitian specialises in include:  

1.Weight Management (NB: weight management programs are individually tailored to meet the specific dietary needs and beliefs of each individual)

  • Personalised meal plans
  • Healthy eating and lifestyle advice 
  • Ongoing management and support 
  • Bio-Impedance Body Composition Tracking

2. Detoxification Programs:

  • General express detox (2 weeks)
  • Specialised Gut detox (6 weeks)
  • Specialised Liver detox (6 weeks)

 3. Digestive Health Issues:

  • Food Allergies and Intolerances
  • Leaky Gut Syndrome and Gut Dysbiosis
  • GAPS diet (for appropriate candidates)
  • Specialised dietary advice for the treatment of gut parasites/candida

4. Behavioural/Health/Learning issues in children (including ADHD etc) 

  • Identification and management of food chemical/food protein sensitivities affecting mood and behaviour 
  • General low stimulant diets (ie Glutamates, additives and artificial sweeteners, etc)
  • Gluten Free/Casein Free diets for behavioural issues in children

5. Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Health and Nutrition

  • General nutrition advice for pregnancy/breastfeeding
  • Feeding difficulties
  • Food allergies/intolerances in infants/toddlers
  • Fussy eating toddlers etc

6. Chronic and Auto-immune Disease Management

  • Insulin Resistance / Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pain/Inflammation Management/Fibromyalgia
  • Hashimotos

7. Specialised diets

  • Coeliac/Gluten Intolerance
  • Vegan/Vegetarian
  • Alkaline /Anti-inflammatory diet
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Ketogenic 
  • General Health and Well-being
  • GAPS
  • low FODMAP

8. Nutritional Integrative Cancer Management

  • Integrative Cancer Management alongside the NEMQ doctors
  • Alkaline/Anti-Inflammatory Diets and general healthy eating advice
  • Specialised diets where appropriate (ie Ketogenic diet)
  • Weight management