Naturopathic Treatments for PCOS

As I mentioned in my last post on Signs and Symptoms of PCOS, there are several Naturopathic treatments that are highly beneficial to treat this common condition faced by many women. Before I get into the details about how I approach PCOS in my practice, there’s one important point that I want to emphasize: There’s nothing in a bottle, [...]

By |July 23rd, 2013|Categories: Fertility, PCOS, Preconception & Prenatal Care, Womens Health|

Signs and Symptoms of PCOS

Polycystic  Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is quite common among women. In fact, it is often undiagnosed. In this post, we’ll explore the signs and symptoms of PCOS and how to recognize if you might be suffering from this common condition. While labs and imaging are helpful in diagnosing PCOS, sometimes a qualified medical professional may recognize PCOS just by talking [...]

By |July 22nd, 2013|Categories: General, Womens Health|

Six Reasons to Love Your CSA this Summer

It’s officially summer – time to enjoy the sunshine and take advantage of sunshine and beautiful weather.  This is also the best time of year to take advantage of Pennsylvania’s local farmers and fresh produce through a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) membership or supporting local farmers markets.   I’m really excited for my CSA this year. There are several [...]

By |June 21st, 2013|Categories: General, Healthy Eating|

Thermography Day at Trillium Natural Medicine – Tuesday, July 16, 10 am-6 pm

For those of you who would like to experience breast thermography for the first time or if you are in need of an annual thermogram, we are pleased to offer this service at our office on July 16th. HE@T (Health Enhancing Thermography) is a South Hills-based company that offers Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging (DITI). The scan is a 15-minute [...]

By |June 14th, 2013|Categories: Breast Cancer, General, Womens Health|Tags: , |

When to Get Your Gallbladder Removed (& How to Stay Optimal Post-Surgery)

As discussed in my last post, there are several non-surgical treatments available to treat and prevent gallstone formation. In some instances, however, removal is medically necessary. A few of these may include: Gangrene gallbladder Perforated gallbladder Unremitting pain, despite treatments Acute pancreatitis It is important to note that there is a big, gray area when it comes to cholecystectomy [...]

By |June 5th, 2013|Categories: General, Liver/Gallbladder, Naturopathic Medicine|

Non-surgical Treatments for Gallstones

Often people don’t realize that they have gallstones until they have an acute attack with unremitting pain and find themselves in the emergency room. Once diagnosed, many doctors will acknowledge that dietary issues are at play, but they still tend to recommend removal of the gallbladder. The problem with this approach is there are no efforts made to treat [...]

By |June 4th, 2013|Categories: Liver/Gallbladder, Naturopathic Medicine, Nutritional Supplementation|

About Trillium Natural Medicine

Dr. Maureen Tighe is a Naturopathic Doctor, Licensed Oriental Medicine Practitioner and the founder of Trillium Natural Medicine. She is a licensed Oriental Medicine Practitioner in Pennsylvania and a licensed Naturopathic Doctor in Oregon. Information on this website is provided for general educational purposes only.


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