Neuro Emotional Technique, release pain and embrace peace.

Neuro Emotional Technique: A Pain Solution

Neuro Emotional Technique: A Pain Solution by Dr. Gaynel Nave, ND In my last post, we discussed psychosomatic pain and how mindfulness can help to reduce it. To understand that your emotions are not limited to your mind but affect your physiology (physical body) is empowering. In today’s post we […]

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Meet Dr. Gaynel Nave ND and Joshua Nave LLMSW at Health for Life Grand Rapids

Introducing: Dr. Nave and Myself (Joshua Nave)!

Hello, my name is Joshua Nave, and I am one of the new Therapists located at Health for Life Grand Rapids. In this short post, I thought I’d do a quick introduction about myself, my wife, and how we hope to bring about healing here in Grand Rapids. Let’s start […]

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Learn about Psychosomatic Pain from Dr. Gaynel Nave.

Psychosomatic Pain: What it is and what you can do about it.

Psychosomatic Pain: What it is and what you can do about it. By Dr. Gaynel Nave, ND Psychosomatic pain is defined as pain that involves the mind (psyche) and body (soma). The mind cannot be separated from the body (it is part of the entire system), therefore when we get […]

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New Year Goal or New Year Mantra?

New Year Goal or New Year Mantra?

New Year Goal or New Year Mantra? by Nicole Vega, LMSW Anyone else feel like 2018 kicked their butt when it came to their goals? Maybe you had a new year goal to lose some weight, maybe your goal was to change careers, or maybe your goal was to beat […]

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Dr. Nicole Cain ND MA explains what Gut Psychology is and why it is important on the Intentional Clinician Podcast

What is Gut Psychology?

What is Gut Psychology?  [Episode 15 of The Intentional Clinician Podcast] Paul Krauss MA LPC interviews Dr. Nicole Cain ND, MA about her new book “The Gut Psychology Program.” Paul asks Dr. Cain about the basics of “gut health” and why this is related to Psychology and mental wellbeing. Dr. […]

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Differences between a Naturopathic Physician (NMD/ND), Naturopathic Practitioner, and Medical Doctor (MD)

The differences between a Naturopathic Physician (NMD/ND), Naturopathic Practitioner, and Medical Doctor (MD) by Dr. Nicole Cain, ND, MA Lots of folks have been asking us what a Naturopathic Physician (NMD/ND) is, and we wanted to share with you a few differences between a Naturopathic Physician (Doctor in Michigan) (NMD/ND), […]

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Gut Psychology by Dr. Nicole Cain ND MA

Introducing The Gut Psychology Program by Dr. Nicole Cain, ND MA

Introducing The Gut Psychology Program by Dr. Nicole Cain, ND MA •Did you know that 95% of your mood altering neurotransmitters are made in your gut? •Are you looking to solve the mystery of what foods are right for you? •Are you ready to go beyond the prescriptions and heal […]

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Health for Life Grand Rapids was featured in Women's Life Style Magazine 2018

Women’s Lifestyle Magazine Feature 2018

Women’s Lifestyle Magazine Feature 2018. Health for Life Grand Rapids was featured by Women’s Lifestyle Magazine on the local business beat in January 2018. Discussed in the article was how Health for Life emerged in Grand Rapids, MI as an all-in-one clinic empowering the people of Grand Rapids to meet […]

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why you need an accurate food allergy panel

Why you need an accurate Food Allergy Panel

Why you need an accurate Food Allergy Panel Have you heard about the Food Allergy Panel? It’s been a popular test for the past few years, and with good reason! But we are hearing some people are still confused, so let’s clear it up. The Food Allergy Panel is a […]

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gut brain connection

What is the deal with the Gut Brain Connection?

What is the deal with the Gut Brain Connection? If you are suffering with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder or a variation of another mental illness, it’s likely you’ve perused the archives of “Dr. Google” and found many blogs or articles talking of the benefits of a healthy diet. And you […]

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