Fall Greetings and News
by Dr Wendy Pollock DC CCH
Greetings! I hope your summer was terrific! Now that we are almost officially into fall I thought it time for some good news.
First, as a community service, I will be teaching health classes at Portland Adult Education that may inspire your attending! www.portlandadulted.org Follow the link to Community Life Courses, where you can register on-line, or call 207 874-8155.
Acute Care Homeopathy Dates: Sept 24- Oct. 29, 2013 6 – 8 pm at Deering High School Room 109
If you are interested in knowing how to take care of acute non-emergency illnesses without medication, this course is for you. We will cover from basic homeopathic philosophy to treatment of injuries, sprains & strains, burns, bites, stings, diarrhea, influenza, heat & cold injury, allergies, and more. This course could be likened to homeopathic version of Wilderness 1st Aide. Topics are taught from the perspective of triage, when not to treat, differential diagnosis, what remedies to consider, and the ins and outs of how to pick the correct homeopathic remedy for the situation at hand.This is a 6 week class on treating yourself & family for day to day issues. The approach is an algorithm, which is easy to learn without memorizing loads of data! It will be practical and loaded with information.
Gluten Free Eating & It’s Benefits Date: Nov 5, 2013 6 pm- 8:30 pm at Deering High School Room 109
What is all the buzz and fuss about gluten free eating anyway? Why should I bother, and what benefits could this possibly have? Get the low down on gluten free eating, and it’s numerous health benefits for reducing inflammation of all types, as well as providing you with resources for recipes, to make this transition not only possible, but also fun!
Homeopathic Treatment of ADD/ ADHD Date: Nov 12, 2013 6 pm- 8:30 pm at Deering High School Room 109
This seminar is an introduction to homeopathy, a 200-year-old alternative health care method that has shown its effectiveness in many of the current behavioral health issues of today. Discussion will include information on how homeopathy originated, what comprises homeopathic remedies, how the homeopath finds the correct remedy, and what to expect from care.
Brain Nutrition: Date: Nov 19, 2013
6pm- 8:30 pm at Deering High School Room 109
This seminar is geared for anyone who is interested in educating themselves on current nutrition for healthy brain functioning. We will address the role of nutritional supplements in brain development, attention deficit, memory impairment, as well as age related memory decline. Attendees will gain an understanding of what foods and nutritional supplements will enhance memory via increasing brain neuron transmission and cell membrane fluidity. Healthy oils and nutritional supplements will be discussed.
The second news bite is that I am instituting on-line scheduling, so you can now make or change an appointment from your home computer or mobile device.This is part of my current website revision project! Here is how it works: go to my website: www.innershores.com Click on the link on the home page: http://drwendypollockdccchinnershores.fullslate.com/
There is a list of services offered from new client evaluation, existing client for various services (attunement, chiropractic, homeopathy, wellness). Click on the service you’d e like and the date. You can also schedule repeating appointments for the date of your choice, or change date of existing appointment by seeing what is available and rescheduling yourself. Of course you can still call or email to make or change appointments. Please check out this link and save it on your phone to use when you like:
In closing, I’m offering existing clients the opportunity to come in to receive a new service at half fee through October 15, 2013 for the purpose of expanding your experience of alternative health. Details of services available at www.innershores.com
Wishing you continued wellbeing,
Wendy Pollock DC, CCH