182017Aug
Dark Hair Dye and Chemical Relaxers Linked to Breast Cancer

Dark Hair Dye and Chemical Relaxers Linked to Breast Cancer

Written by: Ronnie Cohen African-American and white women who regularly chemically straightened their hair or dyed it dark brown or black had an elevated risk of breast cancer, recent research suggests. “I would be concerned about darker hair dye and hair straighteners,” epidemiologist Tamarra James-Todd said after reviewing the report in Carcinogenesis. “We should really…

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182017Aug
Quantum Physics, Biology and Healing

Quantum Physics, Biology and Healing

Written By: Dr. Adam McLeod, ND Although quantum physics and biology are often seen as two distinct and unrelated fields, there is actually a significant overlap of these fields which has profound implications in biology. In molecular biology we tend to focus on the physical interactions between molecules and these pathways are described in a…

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172017Aug
September Nonprofit trip to Skidegate and Masset Sept 28-30, 2017

September Nonprofit trip to Skidegate and Masset Sept 28-30, 2017

Very excited to announce Naturopathic Outreach next trip to Haida Gwaii this fall: Skidegate September 28-30, 2017 Masset September 28-30, 2017 We will be offering complimentary naturopathic care, acupuncture, craniosacral and supplements to residents of Haida Gwaii. To book an appointment please send an email to info@yaletownnaturopathic.com. For those who do not use email, please call the…

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52017Jul
Liver Enzymes and Detoxification

Liver Enzymes and Detoxification

Written by: Dr. Adam McLeod, ND The majority of the foods and medications that you consume are metabolized in the liver. The liver is an incredibly complicated organ that carries out many vital tasks required for life. In the context of detoxification there are only a few major metabolic pathways in the liver that do…

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262017Apr
Apricot Seeds for Cancer?

Apricot Seeds for Cancer?

Written by Dr. Adam McLeod On a daily basis I will hear from patients who have been encouraged by someone to try apricot seeds to treat their cancer. When writing this article I made a deliberate attempt to approach this subject with an open mind. The more that I researched this therapy the more that…

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262017Apr
Haida Gwaii Clinic Visit May 16, 17, and 19, 2017

Haida Gwaii Clinic Visit May 16, 17, and 19, 2017

We are very excited to be returning to the Skidegate Health Centre in Haida Gwaii next month to provide free Naturopathic care to residents of Haida Gwaii on May 16, 17 and 19. To book an appointment please send an email to: info@yaletownnaturopathic.com We are accepting new patients and booking returning visits for all existing patients….

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172017Jan
Treating Patients from Out of Town

Treating Patients from Out of Town

Message from Dr. Adam McLeod: I am excited to announce that I will be able to provide initial visits to oncology patients who are unable to physically travel to my clinical practice in Vancouver, BC. I regularly receive requests from people interested in integrative cancer care who are unable to make it to my clinic….

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262016Oct
Community Healing Circle

Community Healing Circle

Taking steps into wellness and healing is about choice and change. Sometimes we want to take this journey on our own and at other times we want connection with others. A monthly drop-in group for patients and families has been designed to meet your needs for connection, learning and support. In the meeting you will…

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262016Oct
5 Tips to Help You Through the Winter Blues

5 Tips to Help You Through the Winter Blues

We are now approaching those winter months where the days get shorter and  (SAD) becomes more prevalent for many of us. It is estimated that a mild form of SAD affects 10-20% of people, and 4-6% of people will experience winter depression. We typically will spend most of our days indoors working and by the…

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