Category: Ulcerative Colitis

Fundamental Guiding Principles of Naturopathic Medicine

Join us for an overview of the principles of naturopathic medicine. Trail Campus, October 25; Thursday 6:30pm – 7:30pm $15.00 + $0.75 GST All proceeds will go to the KBRH Health Foundation Click here to register . Sir John Arthur Thomson Vis Medicatrix Naturae Keynote address – 1914 British Medical Assoc Annual Meeting “What, then, do ...

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Food Sensitivities/Allergies

About Food Sensitivities It is estimated that up to 12 million Americans have food allergies or food sensitivities. A food sensitivity is an inflammatory response of the immune system to a food trigger or allergen. Who should be tested and why? Consideration of food sensitivity testing is a critical component of any comprehensive approach to ...

Arthritic Pain and Results with Theracurcumin

Do you have arthritic pain? Experimental research has shown the effectiveness of curcumin (extract from turmeric) for knee osteoarthritis symptom relief and a decrease need for rescue medication. Curcumin is different from other anti-inflammatory therapies, rather than one specific action, curcumin has a surprisingly large number of targets that reduce pain and inflammation. Dr. Hunt ...

Omega-3 Fish Oil Supports Heart, Pain, and Autoimmune Inflammation

Omega-3 fish oil treats the following: High Blood Pressure High Cholesterol Chronic Pain Arthritis Inflammatory Bowel Disease Eczema At Hunt Naturopathic Clinic we provide the care associated with the treatment of the above conditions which includes correct diagnostic assessment and treatment. Heart Health Studies have shown that a diet supplemented with omega-3 fish oil helps ...

You Can Walk the Talk

Naturopathic Lifestyle: Read labels! All the following negatively impact your health: hydrogenated oils, Splenda, Equal, nitrites, nitrates high fructose corn syrup (GMO), sodium benzoate, or anything you can’t pronounce.  Topically avoid: sodium lauryl sulfate, parabens, petrolatum, mineral oil, and aluminum. Adopt a whole food diet, organic when possible, locally grown and in season. Aim for ...

Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)

Naltrexone is a medicine that antagonizes/blocks various opioid receptors on cells. Naltrexone belongs to a family of opioid like compounds called endorphins. In large doses, it has been used to treat alcohol and opioid dependency. The immune system is regulated by endorphins such as naltrexone. Naltrexone used in low doses balances the immune system. Immune ...