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Electro-sensitivity: Exposing the deeper truth of who we are

Electro-sensitivity: Exposing the deeper truth of who we are

By Olga Sheean – If we’re living in the fast lane, constantly checking our emails, Tweets, and Facebook messages, we may not realize our growing dependence on electronic gadgets is actually taking us further and further away from what we really want and who we really are. As electromagnetic beings, we resonate and interact with […]

Health Issues | What You Need to Know About Wireless Radiation and Your Baby

Health Issues | What You Need to Know About Wireless Radiation and Your Baby

By Patti Wood – The beautiful and awe-inspiring process by which a few cells develop into a new life is truly miraculous. Through intricate and complex steps, the creation of a new life unfolds, forming delicate organs and vital systems, making billions of important connections in the brain alone. Scientists and medical professionals around the […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Electrosmog: The acid rain of today

HEALTH ISSUES | Electrosmog: The acid rain of today

By Dr. Magda Havas– I’m an associate professor of environmental and resource studies at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario. For the past 25 years I have been teaching university students about the biological effects of electromagnetic fields and electromagnetic radiation, collectively referred to as electrosmog. Since 2000, I have been invited to give more than […]

NATURAL HEALTH | The Top 5 Drugs You Shouldn’t Take Without Trying the Natural Alternative First

NATURAL HEALTH | The Top 5 Drugs You Shouldn’t Take Without Trying the Natural Alternative First

By Dr. Reuben Dinsmore BScH, ND– Natural supplements, or nutraceuticals, have been given a bad rap lately, which, in some cases, has been absolutely warranted. But natural formulas that actually contain what they claim to contain, and that are formulated to have maximal efficacy can be equal to their pharmaceutical counterparts—but without the laundry list […]

HEALTH ISSUES | The Real Truth About Cancer

HEALTH ISSUES | The Real Truth About Cancer

By Adam McLeod, ND, BSc – Recently there have been a surge in patients seeking alternative cures for cancer after watching the popular series, “The Truth About Cancer.” This series does an excellent job of raising awareness about various natural therapies but it does patients a great disservice by discouraging patients from using conventional therapies. […]

HEALTH & WELLNESS | Support Organics at March for Food Justice May 21

HEALTH & WELLNESS | Support Organics at March for Food Justice May 21

By Erin Hitchcock – People around the world will voice their support for organic, toxin-free food during the annual March Against Monsanto, Saturday, May 21. Williams Lake will be no exception, as plans are underway for a March for Food Justice to coincide with events happening across the globe. It takes place at noon that […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Detoxification and Cancer

HEALTH ISSUES | Detoxification and Cancer

By Adam McLeod, ND, BSc – On a regular basis, I have cancer patients come to my clinic who, when diagnosed, immediately started a self-prescribed detox protocol to rid their body of the toxins from cancer. Intuitively, it makes sense to remove toxins from a body fighting cancer. The cancer is stressful on the body […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Diabetes and a Five-point Buck

HEALTH ISSUES | Diabetes and a Five-point Buck

  By LeRae Haynes – I have been chased by a pugnacious five-point buck during rutting season. I have encountered snarling dogs who looked at me like I was a dish of pate, and been pelted by ice, rain, sleet, and hammering wind. I know I look like an eccentric walking-stick-flailing nut job galloping down […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Message to Public Schools and Parents about Wireless Devices and Health

HEALTH ISSUES | Message to Public Schools and Parents about Wireless Devices and Health

By Ronald M. Powell, Ph.D   — If wireless devices, such as WiFi, are used in your schools, then the health of your staff, your teachers, and your students can be at risk. But this problem can be successfully addressed, and with benefit to all. Background: Wireless devices transmit information using radiofrequency/microwave radiation. The international biomedical […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Immunotherapy vs Chemotherapy

HEALTH ISSUES | Immunotherapy vs Chemotherapy

By Adam McLeod, ND, BSc   — There has been a recent surge of interest in immunotherapies and cancer care. These therapies are a major paradigm shift from conventional chemotherapy. In the past, cytotoxic chemotherapy was the only option available to many patients. This involves the use of compounds that are toxic to both cancerous cells and […]

HEALTH ISSUES | International Appeal: Scientists call for Protection from Non-Ionizing Electromagnetic Field Exposure

HEALTH ISSUES | International Appeal: Scientists call for Protection from Non-Ionizing Electromagnetic Field Exposure

Two hundred and seven International scientists including EMF researchers, university professors, and medical doctors from 40 countries have signed an appeal which calls upon the United Nations (UN), the World Health Organization (WHO), and the UN Member States to address the emerging public health crisis related to cellphones, wireless devices, wireless utility meters, and wireless […]

NEWS | HEALTH ISSUES | Better at Home ~ Truly caring for seniors

NEWS | HEALTH ISSUES | Better at Home ~ Truly caring for seniors

  By LeRae Haynes — Being able to live comfortably and safely in their own home as long as possible is an enormous benefit for seniors, according to Better at Home co-ordinator Carrie Sundahl. She says the emotional, mental, and physical well-being of seniors can be greatly enhanced with a mix of practical in-home services […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Sugar and Cancer

HEALTH ISSUES | Sugar and Cancer

By Adam McLeod, ND, BSc —    I tell virtually every cancer patient that they should avoid sugar as much as possible. Some doctors insist sugar has no effect on cancer. This is simply not what the scientific literature states. If you are trying to fight cancer or prevent the recurrence of cancer, then you […]

HEALTH & WELLNESS | Cancer Expert Warns: Extremely Important to Adopt Precaution against RF Exposure

HEALTH & WELLNESS | Cancer Expert Warns: Extremely Important to Adopt Precaution against RF Exposure

Dr. Anthony B. Miller — “There is a potential risk of rapidly progressive and more  malignant tumours.”             In March and April, 2015, the Canadian Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health invited international experts to testify about Safety Code 6—Health Canada’s exposure guideline on non-ionizing radiation from cellphones, WiFi, cordless phones, […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Medical Oncologists and Naturopathic Doctors Need to Work Together

HEALTH ISSUES | Medical Oncologists and Naturopathic Doctors Need to Work Together

By Adam McLeod, ND, BSc —    This year I had the privilege of attending the 4th annual ONCANP (Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians) conference where Naturopathic Oncologists from around the world gather to discuss the latest research and advances in integrative oncology. It is exciting to see how rapidly the field is advancing and […]

HEALTH ISSUES | The Dangers of DHEA

HEALTH ISSUES | The Dangers of DHEA

By Adam McLeod, ND, BSc — DHEA is often described as a wonder drug that is used by patients interested in its anti-aging effects. As we age the levels of DHEA in the blood start to decrease so the logic was that if patients were given this hormone then they would be able to partially […]

YOUTH PERSPECTIVES | HEALTH ISSUES | 5.6 Billion Haters

YOUTH PERSPECTIVES | HEALTH ISSUES | 5.6 Billion Haters

  By Sam Delacherois — “When did loving yourself become so rare that it is revolutionary to do so?”- unknown It started when humanity decided to pluck the line between Confidence and Arrogance and relocate it; so instead, Confidence is struck by that line and omitted from our vocabulary, leaving behind Arrogance as the sole […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Doctors Call for Protection from Radiofrequency Radiation

HEALTH ISSUES | Doctors Call for Protection from Radiofrequency Radiation

  Wireless safety standards that are more protective of the health of Canadians; and Guidelines and resources to assist Canadian physicians in assessing and managing health problems related to microwave radiation. There is considerable evidence and research from various scientific experts that exposure to microwave radiation from wireless devices, Wi-Fi, smart meters, and cell towers […]

HEALTH ISSUES | Microwave Electromagnetic Fields Produce Health Effects by VGCC Activation

HEALTH ISSUES | Microwave Electromagnetic Fields Produce Health Effects by VGCC Activation

By Martin Pall, Ph.D – Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry and Basic Medical Sciences, Washington State University — Canadian and U.S. safety standards for microwave radiation are entirely based on the assumption that the only important thing microwave EMFs (electromagnetic fields) can do is to heat things, like heating food in a microwave oven. The belief […]

HEALTH ISSUES | SCIENCE | Little Bodies Out of Sync?

HEALTH ISSUES | SCIENCE | Little Bodies Out of Sync?

Why Electromagnetic Fields and Wireless Radiofrequency Radiation Exposures Matter for People with Autism Spectrum Conditions — By Cindy Sage, MA, Sage Associates, Santa Barbara, CA USA: Co-Editor, BioInitiative Reports (2007 and 2012) — Ask any parent-to-be about their top concerns for a new baby or for their young children and they will often say autism. Parents […]

HEALTH ISSUES | CHILDREN | Strangers in Our Homes: TV and Our Children’s Minds

HEALTH ISSUES | CHILDREN | Strangers in Our Homes: TV and Our Children’s Minds

    By Susan R. Johnson, M.D. — This is a condensed version of a paper that was presented at the Waldorf School of San Francisco on 5/1/99 as part of a senior project. The full version can be found at thelizlibrary.org. It may be freely copied and distributed. TV rots the senses in the head! It […]

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER | HEALTH ISSUES | SPIRITUALITY | Healing Mysteries

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER | HEALTH ISSUES | SPIRITUALITY | Healing Mysteries

By Lisa Bland — Dear Readers, Fall is but a memory now, and with it the spectacular display of colour and beauty around us. As the cool breath of winter creeps across the countryside, mist rises from lakes and forests and morning frost covers the ground for longer each day. It’s time to get used […]

FITNESS | CHILDREN | HEALTH ISSUES | Creating Change for the Future: Why Movement Matters

FITNESS | CHILDREN | HEALTH ISSUES | Creating Change for the Future: Why Movement Matters

By Melissa LaPointe — Movement is vital to life. Yes, there are the more obvious health benefits of exercise – combating obesity, heart disease and diabetes; building strength, balance, and flexibility; improved breathing, and increased circulation that aids digestion and keeps the organs healthy. But there’s so much more. When we move using large muscle […]

SCIENCE | HEALTH ISSUES | Cellphones and Health

SCIENCE | HEALTH ISSUES | Cellphones and Health

By Dr. Joel Moskowitz — In the last issue we explored the potential hazards of electromagnetic radiation from iPad use. We learned about warnings from the European parliaments and doctors’ associations in various countries, and discussed the differences between pulsed digital wireless signals and continuous analogue radio waves. This time we are pleased to invite […]