HANS is a non-profit society dedicated to ensuring Canadians have knowledge of and access to the powerful and effective properties of natural, complementary and alternative medicines and therapies.

HANS Events

Natural Wellness Career & Jobs Fair

HANS is excited to be hosting our 2nd Annual Natural Wellness Career & Jobs Fair! For everyone interested in learning what new career opportunities are out there in the natural wellness field-- uniting with the colleges and employers that offer them. Come down and be sure to ask lots of ..
8th Annual Cancer Prevention & Healing

Join us for a public lecture with Dr. Adam McLeod, as he shares his clinical experience in caring for those with regards to cancer.  Dr. McLeod will be speaking from 12-2 pm, with a break and time to visit the attending booths. Naturopathic medicine has a wide range of tools that are effecti..

Latest News From the Natural Wellness Industry

New York Attorney General Targets Supplements at Major Retailers

1 March 2015 10:42AM
The New York State attorney general’s office accused four major retailers on Monday of selling fraudulent and potentially dangerous herbal supplements and demanded that they remove the products from their shelves....

Food Waste Grows With the Middle Class

1 March 2015 10:38AM
Massive food waste by humanity is an undisputed fact documented daily in tons of discarded scrapings from dinner plates around the world. It is now being measured as a serious threat to the global environment and economy, with an estimated one-third of all the food produced in the world left...

If you want to call your food organic in B.C., you now have to be certified

24 February 2015 9:19AM
B.C. farmers who call their produce “organic” will now need to be certified to use the term....

Treatment of Male Reproductive Conditions

19 February 2015 12:06PM
For years, I have treated men suffering with conditions such as male factor infertility (poor sperm parameters), premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction, low libido (testosterone) and prostate conditions. I have come to some overarching conclusions about the treatment and prognosis of these...

How Chinese Medicine Treats Mental Illness

19 February 2015 11:14AM
Nowadays, mental conditions are believed to be mostly an incurable disease. It is unfortunate that patients who are diagnosed with mental conditions frequently end up taking various pills for the rest of their lives. It is also staggering how many people are left disabled by this class of...

Organic foods really do have less pesticides: study

18 February 2015 9:36AM
A recent study at Boise State University in Idaho says that when it comes to pesticide exposure, organic foods live up to the health hype that's been surrounding them for decades. Read more: http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/organic-foods-really-do-have-less-pesticides-study-1...

Canadian Groups Demand Market Stay Closed to GM Apple, as US Government Approves Genetically Modified Non-Browning Apple

13 February 2015 12:24AM
February 13, 2015. Ottawa. The Canadian Biotechnology Action Network (CBAN) and the Society for a GE Free BC are raising the alarm after learning that the US government has approved the first genetically modified (GM) apple....

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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