If you’re like me, being in the presence of elecampane (Inula helenium) helps you to feel radiant and lifts your spirit. Many people report feeling this way when these flowers are around. This is one reason why Elecampane has been studied for use with depression. It’s been shown to lift moods and reduce feelings of … More Beautiful Elecampane
The importance of sleeping well can’t be overstated; the impact it has on your health is huge. Tons of your body’s detoxing happens at night while the body rests… … More Sleep’s Role in Body Detoxification
One of the most important agents in my medicine cabinet is… … More Castor Oil Pack Therapy
No discussion about detoxification would be complete without mentioning our beautiful Lymphatic System… … More Lymphatics & Whole Body Detox
How can a Naturopathic Doctor help you and your family during this crisis, without you having to leave your home?… … More Naturopathic Doctors & Telepractice: We’re Here To Help
One easy way that we can help our bodies detoxify better is… to keep our Glutathione levels high.
If you don’t know what glutathione (GSH) is, you’re probably not alone. But GSH is singularly the most important antioxidant produced by the body… … More One Easy Way To Help Your Body Detoxify
The kidney’s role in detoxification is a vital one. It’s the job of the kidneys to flush toxins from your blood by… … More Your Kidneys & Detoxification
Rhodiola Rosea, commonly known as Roseroot, is known as an “adaptogenic” herb, meaning it helps us process the negative health effects of stress (physical, emotional, spiritual)… … More Rhodiola Rosea & Adaptogens for Stress
Do you suspect your thyroid is under-functioning? Have you had your thyroid tested, only to be told that it’s fine, but you strongly suspect that it’s not? Or, have you been prescribed thyroid medication, but still have symptoms? If so, this post is for you… … More Hypothyroidism: Symptoms, Testing, and How I Can Help
We’re regulated, registered health care professionals in the province of Ontario. We go to medical college after university, very similar to GPs, but our training involves stuff like herbs… … More What is a Naturopathic Doctor exactly? What do we do?