Rate of Deaths from Cancer are declining! Are we finally starting to win our battle with cancer?

  2019-09-20 20:38:39        0        0

People diagnosed with cancer are living longer according to a report released by the Canadian Cancer Society earlier this month. This is encouraging news, however the fact remains that around 1 in 2 people in Canada will be diagnosed with cancer in their ...    More

20079674_s (1).jpg

Feeling Down? Looking for something to balance your mood?

  2019-01-18 14:59:14        0        0

5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) is derived from Tryptophan, one of the essential amino acids in our body through biochemical synthesis. Tryptophan can be found in plant and animal products including fish, poultry, eggs, cheese, chocolate, oats, sesame and su...    More


Have a cold? Echinacea might help!

  2019-01-10 12:41:59        3        0

Echinacea typically grows in the prairie region of U.S. and Canada. Echinacea is rooted in the Greek word, “Echinos,” meaning “hedgehog,” for its spiky appearance of the cone at the centre of the flower. It is a perennial plant...    More


Bromelain for Improved Digestion

  2019-01-08 13:14:54        0        0

Bromelain is a mixture of proteases (protein digesting enzymes) extracted from the fruit or stem of the pineapple plant. Bromelain also contains non-protease enzymes, but its various health effects known mostly come from the role of proteases. Fruit bro...    More


Anti-Aging with Anti-Oxidants?

  2019-01-03 15:06:34        0        0

A great variety of free radicals are continuously generated in cells in our body. Free radicals are metabolism by-products that naturally occur in our body. They are unstable and can cause irreversible oxidation of proteins, lipids, nucleic acids and c...    More