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FOLLOW-UP IS IMPORTANT

Articles APPOINTMENT FOLLOW-UP FOLLOW-UP APPOINTMENTS ARE IMPORTANT FOR YOU! Follow-up appointments are important and necessary for your health! First, let’s explain who we are and what we do. A naturopathic doctor is a registered health professional that works to bring you back to a state of balanced health. How often you need to visit depends …

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THYROID HEALTH; AN IMPORTANT AND OFTEN IGNORED ISSUE

Articles THYROID HEALTH THYROID HEALTH; AN IMPORTANT AND OFTEN IGNORED ISSUE The thyroid is an endocrine gland in the neck, consisting of two lobes connected by an isthmus. It is found at the front of the neck, below the Adam’s apple. The thyroid gland secretes thyroid hormones, which primarily influence the metabolic rate and protein …

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UNDERSTANDING THE IMPORTANCE OF YOUR FECAL MICROBIOME

Articles FECAL MICROBIOME UNDERSTANDING THE IMPORTANCE OF YOUR FECAL MICROBIOME There is no doubt that one of the most interesting and growing new areas of medical interest involves the gut. More specifically, the gut flora. Long the overlooked unglamorous area of digestion, advances in technology have provided knowledge that is allowing the topic of gut …

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WHY IS FECAL MICROBIOTA TRANSPLANT NOT AVAILABLE IN CANADA?

Articles FECAL MICROBIOTA TRANSPLANT WHY IS FECAL MICROBIOTA TRANSPLANT NOT AVAILABLE IN CANADA? I have been hearing this question more frequently lately, and there’s no doubt that is because there is much press on FMT and a range of conditions that seem to be benefiting from the treatment. Recent media such as http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/poop-pills-can-treat-c-difficile-calgary-doctor-says-1.1895079 are increasing the public …

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