What’s the deal with going Gluten Free?

Do you ever wonder, What’s the deal with going Gluten Free? In this video, Dr. Hilary Booth, Naturopathic Doctor, clears up the misconceptions about gluten by answering the what, where, when, why, who and how of going gluten free.

Doctor Hilary Booth ND

Dr. Hilary Booth, ND is a licensed and registered Naturopathic Doctor


Dr. Hilary Booth, ND is a licensed and registered Naturopathic Doctor who graduated withan Honours Bachelor of Naturopathy from the Canadian

College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Booth was the recipient of the Gold Medallion award from the University of Western Ontario for the highest academic achievement in her field, an Honours Specialization in Physiology. Dr. Booth is a member in good standing with the BDDT-N, the CAND, and the OAND.

Dr. Booth specializes in women’s health, fertility, and pregnancy care. She has additional certifications as a Naturopathic Doula, and in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture. Dr. Booth uses leading-edge evidence-based treatments to provide personalized, compassionate care for her patients at the Dr. Shawna Darou and Associates clinic in Toronto, Canada.

Dr. Booth produces a weekly video blog on her website www.hilarybooth.com. Connect with Dr. Booth on Facebook and YouTube, or click here to book an appointment.

Reduce Your Odds of Breast Cancer by 90%

breast cancer

Take the necessary measures to prevent breast cancer.
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Men, before you look away, know that breast cancer is not exclusive to women. As long as you have breast tissues (who doesn’t?), you are a candidate for breast cancer.

Now for the good news! It is possible to drop the odds of getting breast cancer by nearly 90% according to a study.

What is Breast Cancer?

“Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can grow into (invade) surrounding tissues or spread (metastasize) to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost entirely in women, but men can get it, too.” –Cancer.org

Why do Asian Women Have Extremely Low Breast Cancer Rates?

 

Asian woman

Asian women have much lower rates of breast cancer.
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Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer worldwide. Yet in Asia breast cancer rates in women are six folds lower than in Europe and North America. Continue reading

3 Health Gurus Who Could Save Your Life (Part 3)

dr. budwig

DR. Budwig 1908-2003

In this third and final part we look at Dr. Johanna Budwig, a German biochemist who had an insatiable passion for helping people who were suffering from serious illnesses. Her dietary advice today is known as the Budwig Diet. It is designed to induce natural remission of degenerative diseases and tumor activity.

I could go on about how great she was but if you are reading this I am sure you are more interested in how this miracle cure works. Right?

Well there is no such thing as a miracle cure. However human beings have something way better; a powerful body that is able to fight just about any disease you throw at it. The only problem is that we do not know how to activate our body to fight back. Continue reading

3 Health Gurus Who Could Save Your Life (Part 2)

Doctor Hulda Clark

Dr. Hulda R. Clark, PhD.
1928 – 2009

One of the first things you see when you visit Hulda Clark’s website is her famous saying which is the basis of her philosophy:

Hulda Clark Philosophy

I am not easily impressed but I couldn’t help but to get drawn to her gentle manners that seemed to reflect on her website. Alas! Doctor Clark, the woman who brought us ground-breaking findings in Self-Health passed away in 2009, but her legacy continues. Continue reading

3 Health Gurus Who Could Save Your Life (Part I)

Djehuty Ma'at-Ra

Djehuty Ma’at-Ra

The Man

Djehuty Ma’at-Ra is a well-known celebrity herbalist and owner of Dhealthstore.com. So perhaps some of you might have heard of him. The man behind the fame is what makes Djehuty unique. His unorthodox approach towards health issues and his ability to challenge the status quo of healing methods brought the likes of Stevie Wonder, Brandy, Shumar Moore, Darin Hensen,  and  Boris Kodjoe to the doorstep of his humble apartment way before he was a public figure. Now that he has shot to fame it is a crime for any health-conscious person not to know him.

Why He Cares

Obviously a person who does something solely for money and someone who does it because he cares are completely different. I would go with the one who does care for the best results, wouldn’t you? Continue reading