Category Archives: Digestive Health

Mar 29

5 Naturopathic Tips for a Healthy Gut

It’s amazing how many patients we see that deal with symptoms of indigestion daily, ranging from simple gas and bloating to more severe abdominal pain, constipation and diarrhea.  Here are 5 tips to stay healthy with a healthy gut. Manage stress. Stress inhibits digestion.  While you are busy running around or working while eating, the […]

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  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    11 July 2016

    “So I’m told I have Irritable Bowel Syndrome, but why is my bowel so irritable?!” Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is extremely common, affecting at least 15% of people. For

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  • Gut Bacteria and Naturopathic Medicine

    16 June 2016

    “The three pounds of microbes that you carry around with you may be more important for some health conditions than every single gene in your genome.” Digestion, gut bacteria

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  • Castor Oil Packs

    25 September 2015

    The castor bean (Oleum ricini) has a traditional use as a cathartic (strong laxative when taken internally) and has been used for constipation and to induce labour. However, a mo

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  • Seasonal Allergies No More!

    17 April 2015

    The sun is shining and the warm weather is here, but for hundreds of people in Calgary, this time of year also brings itchy eyes, sneezing, runny nose, nasal congestion, and othe

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  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

    25 November 2014

    Why do we treat Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth? Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) is incredibly common, and leads to numerous digestive symptoms, as well as con

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