I would say each patient is different and needs to be treated that way. Therefore, you need some kind of traditional workup including a back scratch test or serum test to discern what you are allergic to and how severe the response is. Also, any medications and medical diagnosis has to be taken into account. Yes, there are a number of natural modalities that might help including Frankincense oil, Eucalyptus oil, and Quercetin that you could try along with following up with a naturopath.
I hope this helps.
There are many causes and reasons for depression and also many different types. It is a very serious condition that must be taken seriously. Therefore, patients deserve a complete medical workup that includes possible thyroid issues along with ruling out metabolic, cardiac, immune, neurological, and hematological disorders. Moreover, there are blood tests that can discern if you are low on certain neurotransmitters. Following this, if your depression is mild, then yes, naturopathic medicine could possibly help you along with exercise and therapy. Your diet is also crucial in helping you to abate your depressive symptoms.
As far as hormones, again, each case is different. And yes, hormones are important.