Entries by The StoneTree Team

Tips for Surviving the Summer Heat

Canadians don’t deal well with sustained heat and humidity. Sure, the odd day or two of over 30 gives us something to complain about, because we love to complain about the weather. But day after day of +30C with high humidex? That’s something we don’t adapt to very well.   Many people around the planet, however, do […]

Two Delicious Ways to Drink More Water

Up to 60% of your body is water—just good old H20. The amount varies depending on location. The brain and heart, for example, are composed of 73% water. The lungs are about 83% water. The skin contains 64% water, while your muscles and kidneys are 79%. Even your bones are a surprisingly juicy 31%! It’s […]

EVENT: Cancer Treatment Research & Innovation Day at CGMH

This year’s Georgian Bay Healthcare Wellness Research and Innovation Day is June 19. This year’s focus is on cancer. StoneTree Clinic’s Dr. Ehab Is presenting on the integration of conventional and complementary care. There is still time to register! The Details: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Collingwood General and Marine Hospital 8:00am-2:00pm The day’s events include: […]

Dr. Candice is Back!

Dr. Candice is back from maternity leave starting June 17th.  A big thanks to Dr. Bronwyn for taking such good care of her practice while Dr. Candice was home with her son Owen.  Her hours are:  Mondays 10AM – 7PM  Wednesdays 9AM – 12:30PM  Fridays 8AM – 12PM  Dr. Candice has a general practice, but her […]

Eid al-Fitr: The Festival of Breaking the Fast

The month of Ramadan is the holiest time of the Muslim year. For those who observe it, Ramadan is a time of intense spiritual renewal, when Muslims follow strict rules and participate in pious activities like charity and peacemaking. Perhaps the best-known aspect of Ramadan is fasting; for 30 days, practicing Muslims don’t eat or drink […]

Nat Med Month 2: Low Energy and Being Tortoise Healthy

Our celebration of naturopathic medicine continues with another myth, a question, and a tip! Myth: “Naturopathic Doctors are anti-medicine.” Naturopathic Doctors work with patients to rebalance their bodies toward health and healing.  That rebalancing, which often includes a healthy diet and lifestyle, can reduce the need for some medications–and that’s a good thing! However, there are […]

It’s Naturopathic Medicine Month!

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 […]

Seasonal Allergies and IV Vitamin C

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 […]