About Empower Health

Empower Health Clinic provides a truly integrated healthcare approach that works with you — providing exactly the right solutions, tools, programs and expertise you need. It’s healthcare in the present, a multi-disciplinary healthcare model you can see, feel and experience. We get to work together, to help you feel BETTER NOW.

Remembering The Past 5 Years…

By |2019-04-01T20:28:54-07:00March 30th, 2019|Categories: Empower Team|Tags: , |

Five years have gone by in the blink of an eye and it feels like it was only yesterday that we were ripping up carpets and tearing down walls to make room for a clinic we would call Empower Health. Having an anniversary on April Fools Day has been the source of many jokes between ...

Spring Into Mental Refresh With Neurofeedback!

By |2019-04-10T17:16:20-07:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: Health Education, Therapies|Tags: , , , |

What better time than Spring to give your brainwaves a tune up! Just like we need to exercise our bodies, our brain also needs to work out. What are some of the ways that we can tune up our sleep brains after a snowy winter? Exercise, sleep, and sunshine! Not only are both of these ...

Chelation: Removing Toxic Metals From Your Body

By |2019-03-02T12:40:30-07:00March 2nd, 2019|Categories: Conditions, Health Education, Therapies, Uncategorized|

You are exposed to toxic metals every day through food, water and air. The most common toxic metal exposures we see in Vancouver are mercury, lead and arsenic. Your specific exposure to these metals depends on where you work because a factory or garage will have higher levels than an office. Also what you eat ...

LivingWell Healthcare Funding Solutions: helping everyday Canadians access funding for their healthcare, senior care, wellness, and medical cannabis needs

By |2019-02-28T17:32:04-07:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: Community Partners|

In 2015, there was a story of a young mother who was battling a rare and aggressive form of breast cancer. Despite multiple rounds of chemotherapy and radiation, and finally surgery, cancer had spread to her other organs. She had no other options left until she learned about a special treatment that was only available ...

Opening to love: Role of body-based therapies in healing early attachment wounds

By |2019-02-09T16:15:56-07:00February 9th, 2019|Categories: Conditions, Therapies|

How can we attract the joy and relaxation of stable, fulfilling and loving relationships? Unfortunately, love relationships seem to dissipate faster than ever into divorce or separation. I believe we all deserve to experience healthier, more resilient, relationships. To achieve that we need to look into our belief system and behaviour patterns around love and ...

Your Open Closet: body positive undergarment for all genders

By |2019-02-08T22:58:00-07:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Community Partners|

Your Open Closet exists to provide a body positive undergarment shopping experience for all genders. Their mission is to create a safe and welcoming space where people know their freedom of self-expression is valued. We're grateful to have such neighbours as Your Open Closet so we decided to let our clients know that this amazing store exists. ...

Is Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) a real thing?

By |2019-02-08T19:45:33-07:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Conditions|

What is a Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)? Basically, it’s the type of depression related to the amount of exposure to sunlight. SAD gets worse during the fall and winter season, but also possible to have during the late spring/early summer months. Episodes of depression that recur at the same time every year for more than ...

It takes a team to run a clinic!

By |2019-01-09T08:17:26-07:00January 9th, 2019|Categories: Empower Team|

As co-founders of Empower Health, Rae and Helen thank our lucky stars every day that we get to work with these amazing people! Our team is made up of a diverse range of ethnic, cultural and demographic backgrounds and we have every age range from toddlers to grandparents as well as a dear animal companion ...

2019 – The Year of Team at Empower Health!

By |2019-01-09T13:00:46-07:00January 9th, 2019|Categories: Empower Team|Tags: |

We are delighted to start 2019 featuring our vision, mission and values at Empower Health and the amazing team who make it all happen! With Team Players as one of the core values at Empower, our main focus since we opened in April 2014 has been to cultivate a workplace environment that fosters transparency, integrity ...

Everything you need to know about Botox® and Xeomin Cosmetic, part 2

By |2019-01-06T21:00:56-07:00January 6th, 2019|Categories: Therapies|

BOTOX® VS XEOMIN COSMETIC Botox® is the registered trademark for the neuromodulator that is used for the procedure. Because it was the first one in the market, the treatment became known by its brand name (similar to how Kleenex is the term known used to say tissue, even when referring to other brands of tissue).  Xeomin Cosmetic ...