“A group of researchers from Toronto universities estimated that between 12.5% and 13.4% of Canadians — as many as 3 million — have some stage of kidney disease, defined as the presence of kidney damage, “abnormalities” or prolonged reduced kidney function.”
The Importance of Kidney Health
How Healthy is your Brain?
Scientific studies have proven that the choices we make everyday in regards to our diets, level of exercise, and sleep impact our brain function as we age. Poor decisions in these areas can negatively impact brain function, causing dementia and sometimes Alzheimer’s disease. It
Is Your Heart Healthy or at Risk?
Do you experience the following symptoms regularly? Shortness of breath; Angina (discomfort, heaviness, pressure, aching, burning, squeezing, or painful feeling in your chest); Chest pain…
The Importance of Pancreas Health
Pancreatic cancer is the 4th leading cause of cancer-related death in Canada and the United States. The lifetime probability of developing pancreatic cancer is approximately 1 in 79.” – Pancreatic Cancer Canada. Are you experiencing the following symptoms?
Is Your Colon Toxic?
According to some estimates, over 50 million people in America suffer from some kind of bowel problem, which are often related to an unhealthy colon. Are you or someone you know experiencing the symptoms below?
Is Your Gallbladder Causing You Digestive Issues?
Gallstones occur in up to 20 percent of Canadian women and 10 per cent of men by the age of 60.Are you experiencing any of the symptoms listed below? • Pain or tenderness under the rib cage on the right side
How Healthy Is Your Liver?
When it comes to good health and fighting off disease and illness, no organ is more important than the liver—your body’s personal toxic waste plant.Are you experiencing two or more of the symptoms listed below?
• Hair breakage
Is Stress Causing You Adrenal Fatigue?
Did you know that the health of your adrenal glands is vital in the prevention and treatment of chronic disease?Read through the list of symptoms below. Do you suffer from two or more of the health issues listed?
• Excessive sweating or perspiration from little activity
• Lower back pain and/or knee weakness or pain, especially on the side
Could Your Lymphatic System Be Making You Sick and Tired?
Visible signs of poor lymphatic drainage include weight gain, skin problems and premature aging. Breakouts, facial edema, dark circles at/around the eyes, dry, wrinkled or sallow looking skin, spider veins, and cellulite could all be the cause of a poorly functioning lymphatic system
Cardiovascular Disease: Are You At Risk?
Young and Old Are Affected By Cardiovascular Disease. In the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s 2010 Annual Report on Canadians’ Health they warn of a “perfect storm” of risk factors and demographic changes that will place an unprecedented burden on Canadians fragmented cardiovascular care system.