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.
Do you suspect that you, or someone you love, is being over-prescribed prescription drugs? If so, the the Canadian Deprescribing Network may be a useful resource for you. The Canadian Deprescribing Network (CDN) is a group of health care leaders, clinicians,...read more
In March 2015, the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) published an Information Paper on homeopathy, commonly referred to as ‘The Australian Report’, essentially declaring homeopathy to be no better than placebo. This document concludes...read more
Health Action Network Society is very pleased to bring you the Vancouver Premier Screening of Eating Animals. Directed and produced by Christopher Quinn (Sundance award winner God Grew Tired of Us), Eating Animals tells the story of the beginning of the end of factory...read more
Watch Lorna Hancock, founding member and long-time HANS executive director speak about the history of HANS, what motivated her to build the organization, and how it has impacted the Canadian wellness community at the Lorna Hancock Tribute Dinner in March 2017. (With...read more
Why become a member?
Becoming a member of HANS makes you an integral part of a movement that works to cultivate health awareness, health freedom and individual empowerment. Membership in the HANS community ensures you have the opportunity to be part of the solution; the more members HANS has the louder our voice and the wider our reach!