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

Professional Networking Night- Vancouver

Kate Hutchinson, RHN, will be joining us in our first-ever professional networking night in the CSNN kitchen. Learn some healthful recipes while mingling with other like-minded natural health professionals, colleagues, HANS members and staff. Great door prizes to be won! Limited spots available. Ple..
Free Movie Night

At this free movie night, you will learn what it feels like to be truly happy. Combining real life stories of people from all around the world and powerful interviews with the leading scientist in happiness research, this movie explores the secrets behind happiness. 7PM     ..
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 ..

Latest News From the Natural Wellness Industry

Warning Labels for cell phones and Wi-Fi: Bill C-648 to protect Canadians from radiation

21 January 2015 9:17AM
Conservative MP Terence Young calls for more effective warning labels on cell phones, Wi-Fi, portable phones, baby monitors, and all wireless devices sold in Canada, in order to protect Canadians and empower them with the information they need to understand potential serious risks to their health...

Intravenous Curry! And other forms of curcumin to fight cancer

20 January 2015 11:40AM
Most people are aware of the powerful benefits of turmeric (curcumin) when it comes to fighting inflammation, but what people may not be aware of are the specific details about curcumin’s benefits for people battling chronic diseases like cancer and liver disease....

Treating the brain and the immune system in tandem

20 January 2015 9:53AM
Kelly O’Donnell watched in alarm as her happy, healthy seven-year-old daughter suddenly developed signs of neurological and mental illness....

Researchers advise pregnant women to limit exposure to receipts and plastic

14 January 2015 10:31AM
Pregnant women are being warned to avoid reaching for credit card and cash register receipts as the ubiquitous bits of paper are increasingly seen as a threat to unborn children....

Fracking Industry Shakes Up Northern BC with 231 Tremors

12 January 2015 8:43AM
Quakes also triggered by wastewater disposal, finds oil and gas commission....

Take a Deep Breath and Your Heart Will Thank You

9 January 2015 1:31AM
Breathing is the most important function of our existence. Have you ever wondered what trajectory our breathing takes or what highlights are there along the way? Have you ever wondered how the very air we breathe affects our body?...

Guidance Counselling for Canada's Food Guide

9 January 2015 12:46AM
When my daughter was in Grade 3, she returned home from school one day with a booklet outlining Canada’s Food Guide. The booklet walked the students through a series of pictures and had them circle the “balanced meals.” As a kid with a major dairy allergy and having been raised in...

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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Question Of The Day

What is more important to your personal health care strategy- exercise or nutrition?