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Liver in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Liver in Traditional Chinese Medicine

By Steve Ryu, R.TCMP, R.Ac The Liver is the organ that is responsible for ensuring that energy, or Qi (pronounced “chee”), flows smoothly throughout the body – in all organs and in all directions. The function of the Liver of regulating Qi, is extremely important to both our physical and emotional health. So, what can […]

May 22, 2017 | By More
P is for Paraben

P is for Paraben

Last month, I talked about artificial scents and why they may be harmful. I’d like to explore more of the reasons why a healthy home means a healthy you. Have you heard of 1,4-dioxane? It could be in your shampoo and lotion right now. It is a suspected carcinogen.  And it doesn’t break down easily, […]

May 21, 2017 | By More
Bowen Therapy for Athletes

Bowen Therapy for Athletes

Runners, marathoners, iron wo/men, golfers, martial arts practitioners, soccer, volleyball and tennis players, and other athletes who aim to improve performance or get back in their game after incurring injuries, strains, and muscle soreness should consider Bowen Therapy, also known as Bowenwork. It’s a safe, gentle, natural, yet powerful hands-on therapy that stimulates the body […]

May 21, 2017 | By More
Patience & Commitment to Heal

Patience & Commitment to Heal

By Patty Chevalier Samm Everyone wants to change something in their life; relationships, income, health, happiness. It can feel so daunting at first but once you truly commit to that change and push forward, it starts to feel so good. To truly find change, you need to connect deeply to your soul releasing past traumas […]

May 17, 2017 | By More
Who Are You Seeing?

Who Are You Seeing?

Written by Alexis Nicol When you look at me, who are you seeing?  Are you seeing me as a woman, white, Canadian, short, entitled, happy, proud, guilty, angry?  Do you see what I’m getting at?  I am that and I am everyone; black, white, yellow, red, green, tall, short, fat, thin, entitled, afraid, angry and […]

May 15, 2017 | By More