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.
I was first introduced to social media when my daughter was in junior high school. “MSN” she called it, explaining how it worked and reluctantly showing me some of the conversations. Gazing at the screen, I saw some things that made the hair on the back of my neck...read more
HANS references Informed Consent regularly. Promoting and protecting Informed Consent is a significant piece of what we do; in fact, according to a survey we conducted in 2017, it's our members' primary health-related concern. Despite it being a vitally important...read more
In November of 2018, HANS was honoured to screen Modified – A Food Lover’s Journey into GMOs. Modified is a truly beautiful Canadian film about our sacred relationships to family and food. What makes this documentary so special is that it reaches the viewer through...read more
I’ve noticed a lot of climate change apathy out there, sometimes where I’d least expect it. And it’s easy to understand why: slow, impending doom isn’t the kind of information humans are biologically equipped to deal with. Daunted, most of us imagine climate change...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!