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. Thanks to Pacific Rim for sponsor..
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

Antibiotics Not Working for You? Try Ancient Alternatives

27 March 2015 3:44AM
As a result of our overuse of antibiotics, we now live in fear of superbugs and strains of bacteria that can no longer be controlled by antibiotics. The ancient wisdom of plant medicine and Ayurveda can offer solutions to this modern dilemma....

Good Soil, Good Gut, Good Health

27 March 2015 2:42AM
As spring approaches, many of us turn to gardening. While choosing the area to  grow our food with as much sunlight as possible, the quality of the soil is surely as critical to consider. Rich soil will provide for healthy and tasty food, and will help also to ward off disease and pest...

Westerners need to slash sugar intake by two-thirds: WHO

26 March 2015 9:08AM
LONDON -- New guidelines from the World Health Organization are enough to kill anyone's sugar high. The U.N. health agency says the world is eating too much sugar and people should slash their intake to just six to 12 teaspoons per day -- an amount that could be exceeded with a single can of...

Arctic apple developed in B.C. approved for sale in Canada

20 March 2015 4:40AM
A genetically modified non-browning Arctic apple, developed in B.C., has been approved for sale in Canada, just weeks after it received similar approval in the U.S....

5 Ways Positive Thinking Can Transform Your Health

19 March 2015 9:16AM
Our emotional world has a remarkable power to determine not only our mental health, but also how our physical well-being....

Health Canada licensing of natural remedies 'a joke,' doctor says

18 March 2015 10:51AM
Popular over-the-counter remedies, approved by Health Canada as "safe and effective," may be supported by little to no scientific evidence that the products work, an investigation by CBC’s Marketplace reveals....

Our Beneficial Bacteria: A Macro Look at Microbes

13 March 2015 12:24AM
What have you done for your gut microbiome lately? Dr. Richard Calland makes a compelling argument for appreciating these many essential microorganisms, which are key players in the dynamics of health and disease....

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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