There are a couple of different types of allergies… those that are extremely severe like anaphylaxis reactions (like getting a bee sting that causes swelling to the point of not being able to breathe), which can cause death, to moderate or low allerg... »
There are many excellent natural medicines that are used for wound healing… one of which is tea tree essential oil. This plant based natural medicine should be in every first aid kit and medicine cabinet because of its amazing healing properties. Te... »
Probiotics are living bacteria and yeasts. These live in places like your gut and are considered “good bacteria” or “good microorganisms.” Why? Because probiotics used for health bring benefits to their host, especially the digestive system. Althoug... »
I have had an interesting history with chronic dandruff, and attempted dandruff control using a variety of shampoos, ever since I was a teenager. Today I am happy to say I live a shampoo-free life and my dandruff is finally gone! Why? Because shampoo... »
Some organizations are trying to discount the benefits of organic food. But what is the truth? With our many natural food shops and local farmers markets, Vancouver loves buying organic. We all think organic versions of foods are good for us, but wh... »
Whether you’re stressed, emotionally drained by the Vancouver drizzle, creatively blocked or have an illness you want to solve without resorting to medicine or surgery, you may want to see what Vancouver Naturopaths have to offer. Most people have an... »
“Food allergies and gastrointestinal sensitivities can often be connected” states downtown Vancouver Naturopath Dr. Carol Lin. “Unlike anaphylactic reactions, symptoms from hidden food allergies can occur several hours, or even days after exposure, m... »
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