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A New Brain for 2016

January 4th, 2016 A New Brain for 2016 I hope this blog post finds you all well, having enjoyed the holiday season and ready to take on a new year. January is Alzheimer’s Awareness month and so I thought it appropriate to speak about this subject.  Alzheimer’s currently affects approx
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Doctor Cameron McIntyre BSc ND

When winter comes does your eczema worsen? Here are 3 things to help…

  Essential Fatty Acids – also known as omega oils, these good fats go a long way to reducing inflammation at the level of the skin and beyond. Omega 3’s from foods like fish and flax contain active ingredients known as EPA and DHA, which have demonstrated these positive anti-inf
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Male hormones

5 Reasons to Consider Food Sensitivity Testing

We enjoy a wide variety of foods in North America, but choice isn’t always the best when it comes to maintaining good health. We often pick the foods we crave, rather than taking the time to prepare meals and snacks that are GOOD for us. Here are 5 reasons to consider food sensi
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healthy children

Cold and Flu Season: 3 Tips to Boost Your Child’s Immunity

It is that time of year when we have moved indoors and are once again participating in the annual swapping of germs in our workplace, schools, daycare centers, etc. It can be challenging for us to keep our family members well through this time and as the old saying goes, “An ounce of
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Dr Coe

Fatigue, Weight Gain, Hair Loss. Is your thyroid to blame?

Have you ever wondered why some individuals are able to lose weight with diet and exercise, and other individuals cannot lose weight despite a disciplined program? Are you experiencing thinning hair, loss of lateral third of the eyebrows, mental fogginess and low sex drive? Have you h
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healthy children

Biomedical Approach to Autism – What’s the Difference?

Conventional medical approaches dealing with autism center on management of symptoms while a biomedical approach seeks to uncover the underlying causes and mechanisms for why an individual is presenting with autism. It is a systematic individualized approach. The overall goal of a bio
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Mesotherapy – a simple solution for stubborn belly fat…

Mesotherapy is a techenique for shrinking fat cells in stubborn areas. First performed 60 years ago in France, this cosmeetic technique involves the injection of phosphatidyl choline and carnitine into fatty deposits that don’t respond well to diet and exercise, such as the lowe
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Help for chronic sinusitis sufferers….

Cold weather brings with it an increased incidence of colds and flu. For those of you that suffer from sinusitis, this time of year can cause months of infection and several rounds of antibiotics. Have you ever wondered why your sinuses are continually inflamed? The immune cells that
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Top 5 ways to eliminate bloating…

Fall weather brings cold days, heavy comfort foods, and digestive discomfort. Inactivity, the wrong food combinations, along with more protein, fats and carbohydrates leaves us feeling bloated and lethargic. What are the top 5 ways to eliminate bloating? Here are some things to consid
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Painful periods? Marine Drive Naturopathic Clinic can help…

Painful periods, or dysmenorrhea, affect more than 50% of women. This dull or sharp pain can be centered in the lower abdomen, lower back or radiate down the thigh. Chronic condition such as endometriosis, fibroids or a pelvic infection can also cause painful periods. Some women will
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