Category Archives: Integrative Medicine

Naturopathic Integrative Cancer Care

Dr Tina Kaczor talks about how naturopathic physicians provide an integrative approach to cancer care. Their whole person approach addresses many concerns that conventional medicine cannot. Listen as Dr Kaczor talks about ways to lessen side effects of cancer treatment such as nausea. Hear more about the importance of gut health, immune support and simple lifestyle changes to reduce the risk of recurrence.

Turmeric: A Top Superfood

Cacao, goji berries, coconut oil, kale — it seems like everyone is talking about their favorite superfoods lately.

One of the most versatile superfoods may be turmeric. This bright yellow spice from India is a remarkable botanical that’s been shown in studies to support numerous areas of health.

With so many important benefits and so much research behind it, we should all be adding more of this colorful spice to our daily routine. Here are some of our favorite reasons why:

Supports Immunity– Studies have shown that saponins, compounds found in high concentrations in turmeric, help to support the immune system — making the popular spice an especially potent dietary addition for year-round health.* Continue reading

Benefits of Homeopathy

Homeopathic medicine has been used for over 200 years. It is commonly used as an effective tool to reduce the bothersome side effects of cancer treatment alongside conventional cancer care.   Now practiced by thousands of doctors and medical professionals in over 80 countries, it is a very safe option that has no known interactions with any conventional medicines.

Working with cancer patients, Dr Heather Wright uses homeopathy on a regular basis. We invite you to listen to her discuss some of the benefits that homeopathy provides for the side effects of cancer treatment.