Posts Tagged‘diet’

The Forgotten Function of Food

There are many functions of food within a cancer protocol. A well structured diet helps to strengthen and prepare a cancer patient’s body before surgery, chemotherapy and/or radiation. It provides key nutrients for patients going through treatment, helps to lower the risk of infection and it helps to detoxify, strengthen and repair a cancer patient’s…

This Week on The Health Hub…CBC’s The Nature of Things Filmmaker Leora Eisen

Leora Eisen is an award-winning Canadian filmmaker and journalist specializing in long-form documentaries. Her work has appeared on CBC, Radio-Canada, TVO, Discovery, History and documentary channel, as well as broadcasters around the globe. Leora is a recipient of a Gemini award, several Gemini nominations and most recently a Canadian Screen Award nomination for Best Documentary.…

This Week on The Health Hub…What to Feed Baby & Toddler with Dr. Nicole Avena

Dr. Nicole Avena is a research neuroscientist and expert in the fields of nutrition, diet and addiction. She is a pioneer in the field of food addiction, and it was her seminal research work that jump started this exciting new field of exploration in medicine and nutrition. She is also an expert in diet during…