That’s the case according to U of T prof Ahmed El-Sohemy, whose research suggests that celiac disease is very much underdiagnosed in Canada, as with other parts of the world including the US and the UK. When he took blood samples from over 2800 people, he found that celiac disease occurs in 1% of Canadians–that’s […]
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Hurray, it’s ski season! If you or your kids ski for fun, or more seriously in the many amazing race programs in our area, this post is for you. (Hockey players, we haven’t forgotten you either!) Dr. Maggie, a former nationally competitive skier, and StoneTree Clinic’s resident sports performance guru, wants to make sure you […]
Herpes zoster is the virus that causes the chickenpox. Most of us experienced this infection as kids–a very itchy rash, that can show up over the entire body. Once chickenpox is resolved the herpes zoster virus can “hide” in a little pocket in our nerves called the dorsal root ganglia. It can hide there, dormant, for years, […]
It is not uncommon for the ND’s at StoneTree to get emails or messages over the weekend, after hours, or when they are away from home, from patients who are coming down with cold or flu symptoms and want to get on top of them right away. No one wants a full-blown cold or flu! […]
…to be stressed? …to be sick? …to have interrupted sleep? …to be cranky? …to have tummy troubles? The holiday season can be a lot of fun, but it can also be pretty hard on our physical and mental health! That makes December a great time to check in with your ND. We can help support […]
This piece of research came across the desks of one of the ND’s here at StoneTree that supports what we have all seen time and time again with our patients: food intolerances and migraines are related. We’ve written about food intolerances many times before. When we eat foods that we are intolerant to, our immune systems […]
Last weekend the StoneTree Clinic team got to enjoy the 2017 annual convention of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors–right here at Blue Mountain Resorts. It was such a treat to show off the Collingwood area to our ND colleagues. With our amazing community and beautiful natural attractions, they all agreed: we live in one of […]
World Diabetes Day started in 1991 and has been celebrated on November 14th every year since. It was initiated by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) in response to the rapid rise of diabetes incidence around the world. This year, World Diabetes Day focuses on Women with Diabetes, and for good […]
“There is a joke in China. They say you can predict the “it” colour for the season by looking at the colour of the river” – From the documentary RiverBlue On October 18th, the Be the Change Film Series kicks off its 10th year with the documentary RiverBlue. The film looks at the environmental impact of the […]
Hormones are your body’s chemical messenger system. They control many, if not most, of your major body functions, including digestion, mood, sleep, metabolism, respiration, stress, growth, movement and mood. Hormones, in short, are a big deal. They also pack a powerful punch, and so they need to be balanced. To keep things running smoothly and to […]
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