Together with our trusted practitioners, we aim to achieve the best possible results and the highest quality of life for our patients
The incidence of childhood atopic disease in developed countries has increased dramatically over the past several decades. In Australia at present one in four children is affected. The exact reason(s) for this is still not completely understood. It may be linked to our environment, the food we are eating, changes in our lifestyle, genetics or…
This article is a continuation of the first article on Alzheimer’s disease (AD). In part one, we started to look at various natural measures, such as diet and nutritional supplementation, which have demonstrated promising results (relating to improved mental function) in the early stages of AD.* As mentioned in part one to this article, AD…
5-Methyltetrahydrofolate (5-MTHF) is the most active form of folic acid, the B group vitamin, also known generically as folate. Folate deficiencies have been linked with such health conditions as cancer, cardiovascular diseases and neurological abnormalities. What Does 5-MTHF Do? 5-MTHF (together with vitamin B12) functions as a methyl group donor in a range of metabolic…
At Kingsway Compounding we namely work with Integrative Practitioners or those practitioners that subscribe to Integrative Medicine.
“The term Integrative Medicine (IM) refers to the blending of conventional and natural/complementary medicines and/or therapies along with lifestyle interventions and a holistic approach – taking into account the physical, psychological, social and spiritual wellbeing of the person – with the aim of using the most appropriate, safe and evidence-based modality(ies) available.”
Source: AIMA joint working party/RACGP : ‘Best Practice’ document.
“Integrative Medicine is the practice of medicine that reaffirms the importance of the relationship between practitioner and patient, focuses on the whole person, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapeutic approaches, health care professionals and disciplines to achieve optimal health and healing.”
Source: Developed and Adopted by The Consortium, May 2004 Edited May 2009 and November 2009.
Below is a list of the types of practitioners that we work with.
Infectious Disease Specialists
Ear Nose Throat Specialists
Social Workers & Counsellors
Dietician / Nutritionist
Remedial Massage Therapists
Naturopaths and Western Herbalism
Reflexology Therapist (including shiatsu)
Exercise (Tai Chi, Yoga, Shiatsu etc)