If you haven’t had a chance to pick up a copy of Dr. Pizzorno’s latest textbook, Clinical Pathophysiology-A Functional Perspective, you need to get a hold of the copy and start reading.
Inducers, inhibitors and different nutrients needed by phase I & II detoxification pathways.
Differences between celiac disease and gluten sensitivity and the potential benefits of avoiding gluten from your diet.
Echinacea, the purple coneflower has long been a favorite for its immune-boosting capacity. So don’t let a nasty cold get you down this season, get immune support with Echinacea.
Have you ever had an abnormal PAP smear? Want to know how naturopathic approach can help to prevent it from happening again?
A new study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine journal has found that women with primary dysmenorrhea with severe pelvic pain and immobilizing cramps before or during menstruation suffer much less pain for up to two months by taking a single, oral dose of 300,000 IU of D3 five days before they were expected to have their next menstrual period.
It has been hailed as a cure for many diseases, stress reduction, renewal, healing, and anti-aging just to mention a few. However, like anything else, there is a darker side of yoga.
Bisphenol A (BPA) is found in our food supply even though Health Canada added BPA to Canada’s toxic substance list in October 2010. What is BPA and why is it so bad for us?
How many of you have gotten exam anxiety before, during, or after an exam? Symptoms of anxiety can be classified into emotional, behavioral, physiological and/or cognitive. Here are some of the coping strategies for exam anxiety.
The Boucher Naturals street-level retail store is set to open its doors in the New Year. The 1,400 square foot retail space will feature a fully-stocked natural dispensary and campus bookstore open to the general public.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common female endocrine disorders affecting approximately 5% to 10% of women of reproductive age. In this article, I would like to address the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) approach of treating PCOS.
Is working night shift all bad for our health? The results of all the studies suggest that the role melatonin plays in the circadian disruption may be more complex than we previously thought.
My right bottom molar is officially out. I feel great about it. The next step is a waiting game.
The Canadian government altered energy drink regulations recently. Most Canadians think of energy drinks as a food, not as a health product. Under these regulations they will now be subject to a review process for their quality and safety and have to display recommended conditions for use as well as cautions.
Having been studying and working in the complementary health industry, I know that a root canal might not be the right way to go. However, I did not know exactly why. So I did my own research and find out why so many naturopathic doctors and biological dentists fight hard to stay away from this treatment.