Blog

Refreshing Watermelon Salad

This simple salad is so easy to prepare and is the best on a hot summer’s day. It’s hydrating and delicious and will be a family favourite for sure. Ingredients: 1 seedless watermelon chopped into cubes 1 cucumber (peeled, seeds removed and chopped into cubes) 1/2 cup chopped red onion (optional) 1/2 cup loosely chopped […]

Read More
How’s your Mood?

We thought it would be a good time to chat about mood and share this excerpt from Natasha Turner’s bestselling book The Hormone Diet which you can purchase on Amazon (Canada) or USA Amazon. We also have included a mood quiz at the end to figure out if you are low in serotonin, GABA or […]

Read More
Key 7: The Relationship between Liver and Bowel Function

Read key 6 here Fiber consumption and bowel function are essential for maintaining a healthy, happy liver. The liver, you will recall, is the major detoxification and fat-burning organ in the body through a complex set of biochemical pathways. The liver pumps excess fat and waste products into the small intestines through bile. If your […]

Read More
KEY 6: Eliminate the Bad Bugs in Belly

Read Key 5 here Antibiotics can disrupt our healthy bacterial balance by killing off our beneficial bacteria together with the bad, infection-causing bacteria, leaving the perfect environment for yeast and other harmful bacteria to grow and flourish. Harmful bacterial or yeast can also grow with use of the birth control pill, immune compromise, steroid medications, […]

Read More
Key 5 Reduce Negative Effects of Stress on Digestion

Read Key 4 here Several nerves connect the nervous system of our digestive tract to the central nervoussystem (CNS) and, vice versa, the CNS to our GI tract. Through these cross connections, sensory information can be provided to the GI tract and CNS, and the CNS can affect our GI function. But remember what happens […]

Read More
Linda’s Creamy Peanut Butter Broccoli and Cabbage Salad

(photo: chefsouschef.com) If I had to choose only one type of vegetable to eat, it would be cruciferous vegetables.  Cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli and cabbage, offer powerful protection against cancer, including breast cancer, reduce inflammation, are cardio protective, improve estrogen metabolism, help to balance your microbiome, support detoxification and are neuro and DNA protective […]

Read More
KEY 4: Resolve Inflammation and Poor Immunity by Repairing the Digestive Tract Wall

The competency of the entire wall of the digestive tract is dependent upon healthy food choices, bacterial balance, sufficient enzymes and acid levels and inflammation control. An imbalance in any one of these important factors may result in an irritation of the digestive tract wall. When that happens, tiny holes may form, allowing partially digested […]

Read More
Seven Keys to Digestive Health Key 3

KEY 3: Re-establish Healthy Bacterial Balance These days we are constantly bombarded by commercial messages urging us to fight germs and rid ourselves of bacteria. But in the right places and amounts, bacteria are actually very valuable to our health and wellness. These beneficial bacteria, also called probiotics, are found mostly in our digestive tract. […]

Read More
Six Supplements to Add to Your Allergy Fighting Arsenal

For some people spring means renewal, but for allergy sufferers it means sniffling, sneezing and watery eyes. Allergies — with symptoms ranging from sinus congestion and hay fever to asthma, dermatitis or hives — are a sign of impaired immune function. According to the Asthma Society of Canada, one in five Canadians suffer from respiratory allergies like […]

Read More
Seven Keys to Digestive Health – Key 2 Reduce Bloating

KEY 2: Reduce Bloating and Aid Nutrient Absorption by Replacing Enzymes or Acid Levels Commonly known as stomach acid, hydrochloric acid (HCL) is essential for proper functioning of your digestive system because it activates digestive enzymes that break down your food for absorption. Many vitamins and minerals need stomach acid for optimal absorption, including magnesium, […]

Read More

Get In Touch

Contact Our Office
Sign Up To Receive Emails
Your privacy is very important to us & we do not share your information.
Clear Medicine Wellness Boutique