Do you suffer from digestive problems such as constant bloating, gas, constipation or diarrhea? Do you have IBS and have been told that there is nothing that can really be done? Small Intestinal Bacteria Overgrowth (aka SIBO) may be the underlying cause of IBS. SIBO can be treated and cured within a few months or less.
Recent studies have suggested that Chiropractic Care can, over time help ease the symptoms of anxiety. We’ve all been in the fight or flight mode at some point; the human body automatically responds to what it perceives as imminent danger by increasing the heart rate perform. This response is helpful in times of crisis; however, for some people, this is a chronic condition. Rapid or irregular heartbeat, panic attacks, shortness of breath, and chest pain are the most common symptoms of anxiety, although chronic anxiety can produce other symptoms as well. This condition places much wear and tear on the body and can lead to serious health problems if it continues for long periods of time.
Dr. Badyal is a well known Vancouver Chiropractor, so we were wondering why not call his clinic the: “Downtown Vancouver Chiropractic Centre” instead of the “Downtown Wellness Centre”? Turns out, there’s a very good reason: Here’s the transcript in case you missed it: Hi I’m Dr. Raminder Badyal from the Downtown Wellness Centre. I’m the Chiropractor here. Why Did you Choose the Name “Downtown Wellness Centre”? The Downtown Wellness Centre is a multi-disciplinary clinic, I am the Founder of the Clinic and I’m the Lead Chiropractor. We also have Dr. Jennifer Luis who is a Naturopathic Physician here. We also have Registered Massage Therapists with us. In conjunction with the office we also have Medical Doctors, Dentists, Kinesiologists, Rehab Specialists, Personal Trainers that actually work with […]
You have decided to opt for holistic medicine but you’re not quite sure how to pick the right holistic doctor. We’re here to help! A holistic doctor is anyone that deals with natural, alternative, integrative, or complementary medicine. They include naturopathic doctors, chiropractors, homeopathic doctors, and osteopathic doctors.
Holistic medicine is also known as naturopathy, and deals with wellness and healing. It is not merely a treatment plan, it is also a philosophy and way of life. The entire person is considered in the process, which includes one’s mind, body, spirit, and emotions. As a result, treatment plans lead to optimal physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual health. This philosophy is based on the law of nature, which states that the whole is made up of interdependent parts. For instance, Earth consists of land, water, air, animals and plants, and if life is to continue to thrive on it then each of these systems must work together. If certain plants die, or the water supply is severely depleted, then there would be serious repercussions on […]
First thing is first: what is Naturopathic Medicine? Naturopathic medicine is an alternative treatment that can enhance our well-being and keep our bodies happy and healthy without the use of prescription or non-prescription drugs. As such, it is even gentle enough for children and babies. Acupuncture, Bowen Therapy, hormone balancing treatments, detoxifications, and IV therapy are among the different types of naturopathic medicine. Acupuncture is concerned with the use of slim needles that are inserted into the body. The optimal points where the needles are inserted are called meridians. Qi, or vital energy, flows through these points and sometimes need to be unblocked. Injuries or problems can occur when the energy is not flowing properly. Acupuncture has been known to assist with fertility, reduce stress, headaches, […]
To detox or not to detox? Many people have asked that question and wonder – are they really helpful? Once or twice a year it is a good idea to reset the body and get rid of excess toxins. We break down what toxins are, potential health problems and how proper detoxifying can help your system.
With a new year and your resolutions to take care of body, mind and soul, it’s the perfect time to explore new ways of treating your health issues. There are many other medicinal practices you can explore over traditional medicine. If you have ever thought about alternative medicine but didn’t really know what it is or weary of exploring it, we are here to answer your question: What is alternative medicine?
Chances are you’re already familiar with herbal or home remedies. Many of us have childhood memories of nurturing mothers and wise grandmothers, ready at a moment’s notice to tackle illness at the first sign of a sniffle. Often armed with nothing more than something found in the kitchen or garden, they always made us feel better.
In the wise words of Professor Benjamin Miller: Your body is the one machine that is unconditionally guaranteed to last a lifetime. How long and good a life this will be depends a great deal on you, whether you neglect and abuse your body out of carelessness and ignorance or whether you treat it with the respect so wonderful and complicated an organism deserves.