Actually, next week is Naturopathic Medicine Week, but we’re celebrating all month! We’ve been helping people in the Georgian Triangle for 18 years now. Almost two decades! In that time, we have had the privilege of touching the lives of over 7000 patients. Yet, for all that progress, we still meet people every week that […]
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A new piece of research is telling us what we have seen for years clinically: IV vitamin C works for seasonal allergies. This wasn’t a random, clinically controlled trial, but as the authors suggest, it will hopefully encourage just that. As with most studies, this one isn’t exactly a page-turner. In a nutshell, after getting […]
The great scientist Linus Pauling is one of only four people to have won more than one Nobel Prize (and the only one to have won two unshared Nobels). He’s also the “grandfather” of using high dose vitamin C as a therapeutic tool. Pauling was doing research on the value of vitamin C and cancer […]
One challenging experience for cancer patients is the development of nerve damage from the toxic effects of chemotherapy. It usually presents as numbness and/or tingling in the extremities–mainly in the feet, but the hands can be affected as well. The scientific name for this is chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy. What it’s called, however, is less important than […]
According to the Canadian Cancer Society, nearly 5,500 new patients are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer annually. Almost 4,800 die from the same disease each year. Those are sobering stats. Why so high? In general, the further that cancers progress, the harder they are to treat. Since most patients present when pancreatic cancer is at an advanced […]
It’s time for SPRING CLEANING! The sun is shining, the snow is melting, it’s still daylight at 7:30 PM. HURRAY! It turns out we actually aren’t living in Game of Thrones after all. Winter is over (mostly) and spring has sprung. As we emerge from our caves, thoughts turn to cleaning our spaces both internal and […]
With advancements in medicine and public health, the average lifespan has continued to climb over the last century. Now, it’s projected to hit 95 by 2040. But just because we are living longer doesn’t necessarily mean we are living well-er. In fact, according to the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation, we are living longer, but […]
Collagen is a supplement that is getting a lot of hype at the moment. It’s being touted as a miracle solution for joint pain, digestive health, fat burning, cellulite reduction and decreased skin aging. As one of the most abundant proteins in the body, collagen is responsible for the elasticity of your skin. It also holds your […]
“Happiness is self-contentedness.” – Aristotle If you have spent any time hanging around the front desk at StoneTree, you may have heard our amazing admin staff saying, “I’m satisfied with…” or “That is satisfying.” The phrase is a thought exercise they have been practicing in order to decrease stress and increase happiness. If you ask them […]
Cancer is a scary proposition. No one wants it in their orbit, but the stats are sobering. During their lifetime, nearly 1 in 2 Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer, and 1 in 4 will die from the disease. This week we recognized World Cancer Day, which was born on February 4, 2000, as part […]
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StoneTree is Collingwood's longest running naturopathic clinic, providing primary care to the Collingwood, Wasaga Beach and Town of the Blue Mountains area.