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  • Does Aspirin Cut Cancer Risk?

    Can Aspirin really cut cancer risk? Here are some facts you need to know.

  • Nuchi Gusui: Food is Medicine for Life

    Okinawans, the world’s longest-lived people, believe that the food they eat is “nuchi gusui” which roughly translates as “medicine for life.”

  • Medicine is what works

    Western and Chinese medicine may differ in philosophy, diagnosis and therapy, but they both treat the same human being. Chinese medicine's rich history and philosophy is a reminder that we …

  • Hot and spicy: interior warming Chinese medicinal herbs

    Familiarise yourself with a variety of Chinese medicinal herbs that warm the body. Most of them are popular spices used all over the world.

  • How to Be Happy: Beat the Winter Blues

    Dr. Jonathan discusses how SAD affects the lives of Canadians, and how nutrition and botanical medicines can be used to eliminate symptoms.

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