3 Common Characteristics of Cancer Survivors

June is Cancer Survivor Awareness Month.  Battles are being won as the war against cancer continues. Over 60% of Canadians diagnosed with cancer are expected to survive for 5 years or more after a cancer diagnosis (Canadian Cancer Society)⠀   Cancer death rates have been declining since 1988 among men, and since the mid-1990s among…

This Week on The Health Hub…The Role of Emotions in Health and Disease with Dr. Iva Lloyd

Iva Lloyd is a Naturopathic Doctor and Registered Polarity Practitioner.  In 2002 she founded Naturopathic Foundations, an integrated clinic with 4 naturopathic doctors and other alternative health care providers that blend the naturopathic and energetic aspects of health care. Dr. Lloyd is currently president of the World Naturopathic Federation (WNF) and is past-Chair of the…

Common Signs That Your Liver May Need Some Attention

Weighing between 3.17 and 3.66 pounds (lb), or between 1.44 and 1.66 kilograms (kg), your liver is the largest solid organ in your body (mine too!) and performs over 500 functions including being a key detoxifier. So your liver works hard every day.  But sometimes it gives us signs that it may need some support.…