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Alana Nicholson; Registered Massage Therapy – Compliment

One of the best parts about being a massage therapist is knowing that you have had a positive impact on someone’s health and wellbeing. Thank-you to Jason P for our latest published compliment for Alana’s services on July 14, 2014. … Continue reading

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Food Sensitivities~Secrets to Testing & Healing Revealed

by Jen Cherewaty RAc, RTCMP (Acupuncturist, Herbal Alchemist and Food Lover) My Son Finn Several months ago my 5 year old son Finn was getting extensive yellow flakes on his scalp and behind his ears. Additionally, his stools were weird … Continue reading

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Orthotics: An income or a solution

Custom made orthotics can be a really good source of income for your doctor. But does it really help? The answer to this question is dependent on your diagnosis and the doctor prescribing it. Even though many practitioners can make … Continue reading

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Nebulized Glutathione and Lung Health

Glutathione (GSH) is our body’s most important antioxidant and has a role in various metabolic functions.  Sufficient levels of glutathione in the body provide our DNA with protection against oxidative damage, or free radicals which are implicated in the aging … Continue reading

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What Happens At the First Naturopathic Doctor Visit?

Some people who are considering seeing one of our North Vancouver Naturopathic Doctors may have never seen an ND before, and may be confused about what Naturopathic Medicine is and what it can do for their health.  Others have friends, … Continue reading

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Anniversary Party and Open House

Join us for our Anniversary Party and Open House on July 26th from 5-8pm.  Meet our team, enjoy refreshments and bid on silent auction items such as services from CareMed as well as other Lower Lonsdale area businesses.  All proceeds … Continue reading

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Boosting Your Energy Naturally

Do you have a hard time rising in the morning? Feel low energy throughout the day or in mid afternoon? Are you ready for bed at 8pm at night? Fatigue and/or exhaustion are common symptoms of many patients coming into … Continue reading

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Wind and the Common Cold

Chinese Medicine describes wind as rapidly changing symptoms that arise suddenly and are close to the top of the body. For example, feeling fine when you go to bed and waking up with a sore throat, chills and body aches. … Continue reading

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Top 10 Healthy Foods

Patients love these types of lists.  I am often asked, which foods should I eat?  Which foods pack the most nutrients?  I usually say there are many.  Then if I say “kale” – they make a face…”how do I cook … Continue reading

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Why I love Pinterest

These days I am spending a lot of time on Pinterest.  No, I do not have an account.  I never signed up to yet another new social media forum. (You don’t need one to browse!).  But I am using it, almost … Continue reading

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