Nicole Bijlsma

Author, Naturopath, Acupuncturist

Nicole Bijlsma is a woman of passion and her passion is in environmental medicine. As a result of her own infertility issues, and noticing a strong connection between many of her patients illnesses and hazards in the home, Nicole established the Australian College of Environmental Studies in 1999, to educate people about the health hazards in the built enviroment. Nicole is an accomplished naturopath and acupuncturist, having lectured at various universities, the bestselling author of Healthy Home Healthy Family, and columnist for Body+Soul newspaper. She is regularly consulted by the media to discuss electromagnetic fields and toxic chemicals, and lectures in Australia and abroad to integrative GPs about environmental health issues. Nicole and her husband Mark manufacture the Abode cleaning product range, which was developed for people with skin and chemical sensitivities. She has three young children and is currently doing her Masters on environmental health.

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