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Understanding Postpartum Nutrient Deficiencies

By |October 10th, 2019|Categories: Health Education|

Growing and delivering a baby is no small job for a women’s body. Pregnancy and breastfeeding require a large number of nutrients to be passed from mother to baby. This can lead to many different nutrient deficiencies such as iron, folate and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). In some cases, nutrient deficiencies can contribute to postpartum depression. Much research today shows that ...

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Naturopathic Cancer Care That Works

By |August 29th, 2019|Categories: Conditions, Health Education, Therapies|Tags: , , |

Cancer is the number one killer of Canadians. Nearly everyone has a family member or friend who has been affected by cancer. In this article, we will discuss the latest and greatest in naturopathic remedies for cancer care. Cancer is not a single disease, but a group of diseases that share a couple of common characteristics. Our own cells become ...

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Community Partner: UNITE

By |August 29th, 2019|Categories: Community Partners|Tags: , |

UNITE's mission is to elevate consciousness through transformational community EVENTS, SPACES, and TECHNOLOGY! Our core values are unconditional love (alignment with source), happiness, joy, and fun, co-creation, and following our highest excitement and synchronicities. Elevating consciousness to UNITE simply means helping people be happier, healthier, and more connected; bringing more love into the world! We believe that a world where ...

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How To Reclaim Your Body After Cancer Treatment

By |August 29th, 2019|Categories: Health Education, Therapies|Tags: , , , , , |

Did you know that bodywork can help reclaim body image and self-esteem after cancer? Integrating the experience of cancer for survivors is both physical and emotional. Each survivor’s journey is different and the impact on physical function, feelings and sexuality are unique to them.  After cancer, it’s important to take care of the body, deal with emotions, trauma, and re-connect ...

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Announcement: Empower Health & Numinus Wellness Inc. Join Forces

By |July 30th, 2019|Categories: Special Announcements|

We’re extremely excited to announce a big change to our beloved Empower community! Empower Health will be evolving into a new entity - Numinus Wellness Inc. Numinus is an innovative new company with a bold mission of making transformational health therapies more accessible, to catalyze positive global change. They have partnered with leaders in healthcare and integrative medicine as they ...

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Community Partner: Plant Medicine Shop

By |July 30th, 2019|Categories: Community Partners|Tags: |

The Plant Medicine Shop is owned by Janis Young, otherwise known as SilverOwl.  It is run by Youngatheart Inc., a company totally aimed at healing from all aspects of ourselves, be it physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, sexual  -- the only Plant Spirit Medicine distributor to connect the dots and maintain a healing path.    Starting out in 2001, she connected quickly ...

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