Carley Akehurst
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Carley Akehurst

Dr. Carley Akehurst is a Dr of Naturopathic Medicine. She was Valedictorian of her graduating class and has additional qualifications as a birth doula, childbirth educator, and breastfeeding consultant. Doctor Akehurst practices family-focused evidence-based integrative medicine with a special focus in women's health, fertility, pregnancy, pediatrics, and allergies. She has a beautiful daughter and is currently expecting.

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Mom Advice

Fighting Mama Fatigue

I hear ya – being a mama is exhausting at times! Endless diaper changes, marathon feeds, sleepless nights.  What is a modern mama to do? Well, it may be more than just busy modern parenting causing your fatigue, especially if you had a nutrient…

October 3, 2016
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Food Mom Advice Parenting

Immune Support For Your Sick Kiddo

Oh no! Your darling babe has brought more than his lunchbox home from daycare and now you’re left living with a sniffly, unhappy kiddo. If a doctor’s visit has told you that Junior has merely picked up a common cold (a common occurrence in…

November 7, 2016
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Eczema

It’s that time of year again! No – not the holidays, but rather that time when skin gets dry and cracked and painful and eczema tends to get worse. Whether you are a busy mum washing your hands 1000 times a day or a…

December 19, 2016
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Postpartum

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

Before I had my daughter, I had dreams of postpartum being a time when I finally slowed down. I’m a person who is often going a mile-a-minute, juggling several too many things at once. I told myself that once I had someone else that…

May 11, 2017