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Thermography for inflammation

Jul 17, 2012 / 5:00 am

Thermography is best known as a screening tool for breast cancer, but has several other applications including detecting inflammation in various areas of the...

Thermography for breast health

Jul 10, 2012 / 5:00 am

Over the next few weeks we will investigate the use of thermography for the diagnosis and monitoring of various medical conditions. Thermography is best known...

Exercise and weight loss

Jul 3, 2012 / 5:00 am

In this week’s column we will examine the role of exercise in weight loss and body composition programs. How Important is Exercise? Most physicians...

Nutrition and weight loss

Jun 26, 2012 / 5:00 am

In this week’s column we will discuss the most important nutritional changes you can make and strategies you can employ to encourage healthy weight loss...

Childhood eczema

Jun 19, 2012 / 5:00 am

Skin conditions like eczema are amongst the most common reasons parents bring their children to see a physician. In fact, next to constipation, eczema is the...

Vitamins for my child?

Jun 12, 2012 / 5:00 am

All parents want their children to be as healthy as possible and most parents do whatever they can to support their children. Many parents bring their children...

Natural treatments for constipation

May 29, 2012 / 7:00 am

It is not pleasant for anyone to experience sluggish bowels or constipation let alone infants, toddlers, and children. It is both difficult for the child and...

Probiotics for my infant?

May 15, 2012 / 5:00 am

In last week’s article we learned about how different types of allergies can affect babies in different ways. We discussed Type I allergies, which...

Food allergies and babies

May 8, 2012 / 5:00 am

In last week’s article we discussed how the health of the digestive tract plays such a crucial role in the overall health of infants, toddlers, and...

My baby's digestive system

May 1, 2012 / 5:00 am

Many of the most common medical conditions affecting infants have some connection to the digestive system. Over the next several articles I will discuss many of...

Improve your sleep

Apr 24, 2012 / 5:00 am

The naturopathic approach to sleep management examines every aspect that influences one's ability to get a good night’s sleep. These include...

Spring detox/cleanse

Apr 17, 2012 / 5:00 am

April is a very popular time for people to start a detoxification program. With the winter weather behind us and the summer season just around the corner, now...

Causes of poor circulation

Apr 3, 2012 / 5:00 am

In last week’s column we examined some of the signs of poor circulation. We discussed how chronic pain, fatigue, swelling, and headaches all could be...

Signs of poor circulation

Mar 27, 2012 / 5:00 am

In last week’s column we discussed the importance of having good circulation. We described the circulatory system (heart, arteries, veins, and lymphatic...

Circulation for optimal health

Mar 20, 2012 / 5:00 am

What is Circulation? Circulation is the movement, distribution, and removal of all the nutrients and wastes in the body. Circulation is one of the most...

Chelation for heart health

Mar 13, 2012 / 5:00 am

The word ‘Chelation’ means, ‘the formation of two or more bonds.’ Chelation therapy is used medically to remove unwanted molecules like...

Causes of inflammation

Mar 6, 2012 / 10:00 am

As we discussed last week, atherosclerosis is ultimately caused by inflammatory damage to the lining of the arteries. In this week’s column we will...

Atherosclerosis and inflammation

Feb 28, 2012 / 5:00 am

Atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) is caused by plaque build up inside the arteries. This is a correct statement but not a complete statement. We must...

Detoxification lowers blood pressure

Feb 21, 2012 / 5:00 am

High blood pressure (hypertension) is one of the leading causes of cardiovascular disease and cardiovascular incidents in Canada. High blood pressure usually...

Heart health month

Feb 14, 2012 / 5:00 am

February is Heart Health month and today is Valentine’s Day (the most important day for our hearts!). The Heart and Stroke Foundation and many other...

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