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Reflexology Student Clinic
On Tuesday evenings you are invited to enjoy the services of a well-trained student reflexologist. One hour appointments are scheduled on the hour from 6pm - 10pm. Cost is $25.00. Call to book an appointment: (604) 875-8818 or, email: Contact: Christopher Shirl..
Effective Intuition
I adore the part of my heritage that is the Chinese language, where the five human sensory systems are literally called see-sense, hear-sense, taste-sense, smell-sense, and touch-sense, instead of fancy words such as Visual, Auditory, Gustatory, Olfactory and Kinesthetic. And if that is not direct e..
A Journey around the Medicine Wheel with Dr. Tiffany Freeman
Course Information Join in an experiential learning weekend which will introduce the four directions and its related medicines. Learn how the Medicine Wheel influences our daily lives and how we can deepen our connection to create better harmony. We will explore the teachings of the four directions,..
An Introduction to Eating Disorder Prevention and Intervention with Tara Hope
Course Information Eating disorders are complex illnesses that most often require long-term, comprehensive treatment with a team of professionals specialising in the field. For individuals showing early signs of disordered eating (i.e., those on the low end of the spectrum), Holistic Nutritionists c..

Latest News From the Natural Wellness Industry

The Lorna Hancock Tribute Dinner

1 November 2017 11:14AM
Join us in celebration of a beloved wellness pioneer who has dedicated much of her life to natural health awareness and health freedom for all.  Health Action Network Society (HANS) exists because of Lorna's deep commitment to the protection and support of natural health practices and...

UC Irvine aims to transform public health with record-breaking $200-million donation

26 September 2017 3:20AM
Susan Samueli caught a cold while visiting France more than three decades ago. Instead of the usual medicines, a friend suggested aconite, a homeopathic remedy derived from a plant in the buttercup family. She was cured — and became a lifelong advocate of homeopathy and other alternative...

JUST ONE DROP Canadian Premiere

26 September 2017 3:01AM
Join HANS for the Canadian premiere of JUST ONE DROP as it explores the controversy, reveals the rich history, dispels myths and misconceptions, and asks whether or not homeopathy has been given a fair shake. Tickets available through Eventbrite Tickets also available through HANS at...

The Seeds Of Suicide: How Monsanto Destroys Farming

9 August 2017 1:04AM
Monsanto’s talk of ‘technology’ tries to hide its real objectives of control over seed where genetic engineering is a means to control seed, “Monsanto is an agricultural company. We apply innovation and technology to help farmers around the world produce more while...


7 July 2017 2:29AM The untold story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacey.  In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties...

Digital Heroin: Screens are turning kids into junkiess

28 June 2017 3:45AM
Are iPads, smartphones and Xboxes a form of digital drug? Recent brain imaging research is showing that they affect the brain’s frontal cortex exactly like cocaine.   The frontal cortex controls executive functioning, including impulse control. Technology is so hyper-arousing that...

Complimentary medicine in Switzerland now a mandatory health insurance service

28 June 2017 3:40AM
The Swiss Federal Government announces that specific medical services using complementary medicine are to be covered by mandatory health insurance (basic insurance). The Swiss Umbrella Association for Complementary Medicine and the Union of Associations of Swiss Physicians for Complementary...

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