Tag: Heart disease
The Relationship Between Stress and Dis-ease
I am extremely excited to be attending this year’s Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors Convention 2012. There are a number of highly respected and knowledgeable keynote speakers who will be contributing to discussion on the pervasive Stress Epidemic: New Connections Between Etiologies and Disease. I am particularly excited to hear Dr. Caldwell Esselstyne, MD who will…
Could your diet use some work?
Find it difficult to concentrate? Suffer from recurrent viral infections, allergies and respiratory problems? Fatigue quickly and recover slowly? Do you feel pessimistic? Notice a loss of enthusiasm, joy and motivation? Experience chronic muscle stiffness, soreness or pain? Have recurring headaches? Notice areas of inflamed and itchy skin? Have you been told you have brittle,…
Are Genetically Modified Foods, Modifying Health?
A case for consuming quality over quantity. Have you seen this mind-blowing movie, The Future of Food? This movie comments on gene patenting and the introduction of genetically-modified foods (perhaps more correctly so, its integration), into our food chain. The initial intent of introducing genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) was to assist the speed and cost-effectiveness of growing…