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Mind-alive! Exploring Natural Medicine for Mental Health

If you, your child or or someone close to you is suffering from stress, anxiety, depression, PTSD, schizophrenia or another mental health concern you should attend Mind-alive! This extraordinary 2nd annual event features experts in orthomolecular medicine, nutrition, lifestyle, mind-body connect..
A Night of Children's Health

Wed, October 28th The Challenged Child Behind every label (ASD, behavior disorders, learning disorders, sensory processing disorder, hypersensitivity, ADHD) is a child calling for help. This talk is about unlocking the gifts hidden in the child. Wed, November 18th The Troubled Teen The te..
Halloween Candy Buy Back

Coquitlam Family Chiropractic wants to buy back your Halloween candy! Too much candy is not good for your health, and they care about your health and the community. They will give you a loonie for every pound of candy you bring in, and in exchange they'll give you a healthy treat and enter y..

Latest News From the Natural Wellness Industry

Tu Youyou: how Mao's challenge to malaria pioneer led to Nobel prize

6 October 2015 8:48AM
It was 21 January 1969 when Mao Zedong gave a 39-year-old scientist from Zhejiang province the challenge of her life....

The Decline of 'Big Soda'

5 October 2015 2:08AM
Five years ago, Mayor Michael A. Nutter proposed a tax on soda in Philadelphia, and the industry rose up to beat it back. Soda lobbyists made campaign contributions to local politicians and staged rallies, with help from allies like the Teamsters union and local bottling companies. To burnish...

Cutting-edge genetics circles back to traditional medicine, says expert

28 September 2015 9:24AM
Science can now confirm individual differences observed by practitioners of ancient techniques, says Jeffrey Bland...

Nature's Path Foods' founders donate $2 million to UBC Farm

23 September 2015 10:10AM
VANCOUVER - The University of British Columbia says it has received a $2 million donation for the UBC Farm from the founders of a major organic food company....

Study finds common supplement may halt progression of Alzheimer's

23 September 2015 10:09AM
An inexpensive supplement will halt the progress of Alzheimer’s disease, scientists hope, after a trial suggested that patients stopped deteriorating while taking it. Resveratrol is a naturally occurring compound found in red grapes, raspberries, dark chocolate and red wine....

23 September 2015 9:07AM
Sixteen-year-old Rachel Parent knows all the angles of campaigning against genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and even debated the subject on TV with CBC business commentator Kevin O’Leary....

Congratulations Nevada!

14 September 2015 10:22AM
On June 9, 2015, Governor Brian Sandoval signed into law Nevada AB295, protecting Nevada’s citizen access to their many wonderful practitioners providing “wellness services”.    The bill was introduced by Assemblyman Kirner on March 13, 2015, signed into law on June...

HANS Wellness Directory allows you to search your neighbourhood for any number of wellness practitioners from Naturopaths to Nutritionists.

Refine your search to find a clinic that is:

  • Near Your Office
  • Open Sundays
  • Free Parking
  • Accepts Credit Cards
  • And so much more

You can contact the professional and book your appointment through the directory.

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