Category Archives: Digestive Health

Jun 16

Gut Bacteria and Naturopathic Medicine

“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 and probiotics are so important that as Naturopathic Doctors, we find ourselves spending quite a bit of time discussing these with our patients. The time is […]

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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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