Together with our trusted practitioners, we aim to achieve the best possible results and the highest quality of life for our patients
Enzymes are specialised protein molecules found in all living cells. They accelerate and regulate all biochemical reactions that occur in the human body. An enzyme itself does not change during a reaction but acts as a catalyst by changing one compound (known as the “substrate”) into another (known as the “product”). Enzymes also play a…
Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common form of dementia and is characterised by memory loss, difficulties with language, and motor and sensory functions. This is the first of two articles that will be discussing some of the various natural treatments for Alzheimer’s disease (AD). As the disease progresses changes in mood and behaviour increase. It…
Calcium and Magnesium are both classified as “essential minerals” which humans require for good health. Like all minerals, they cannot be made in our body and must therefore be plentiful in our diet in order for us to remain healthy. Calcium is a major constituent of bones and teeth (99%), where it plays two roles. First, as…
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)