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SPRING CLEANSE MAY 2016

April 27th, 2016 · Naturopathic News, nutrition · , , , , , , , ,

I propose a 10-day commitment to really clean eating, with 3 saunas, 2 colonics, 1 ozone “Russian” steam and 1 therapeutic massage during the 10-14 day time frame. There will be 3 classes as follows, all on Sundays, at NOW Spa, at 4 PM for about 45 minutes: April 30 — intro to food plan.  Optional supplements to […]

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Fun Facts about Fish Oil

May 21st, 2012 · Naturopathic News · , , , , , ,

And why eating Alaskan salmon is the best way to get it! Courtesy of Sandro Lane, owner, Alaska Protein Recovery — the only fish oil I recommend to my patients. Fish oil can come in three main forms:

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Natural Healthcare Tips for Heartburn or GERD

March 30th, 2011 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , ,

GERD, or heartburn, is not CAUSED by stomach acid. That’s a ridiculous idea that has had the American public buying billions of dollars worth of TUMS, or worse, drugs that block the formation of stomach acid (proton pump inhibitors such as Nexium, Zanax, Protonix, etc) for decades. Stomach acid is critically important not only for […]

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Overheard at Rainbow Foods

September 30th, 2009 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , , ,

Overheard in the Healthfood Store Two friends, Linda and Jenna, who work at Rainbow Foods in beautiful downtown Juneau, Alaska, agreed to pick out a few quirky popular requests from customers and pass them along to me.

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

September 30th, 2009 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , ,

Q: I’m not sure I am absorbing my nutrition.  I try to eat well; no alcohol, sodas or fried food.  Despite that I continue to gain weight, become hypoglycemic easily, have low energy and sometimes break out in hives.  My bowel function is all over the place.  Please tell me what I’m doing wrong — […]

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Are You Toxic?

April 15th, 2008 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , , , , , ,

Would you benefit from cleansing? Yes, if you: Smoke Are regularly exposed to environmental toxins Drink less than a litre of water daily Drink soda pop, coffee or alcohol Eat processed foods such as white flour baked goods and candy Crave junk food Are tired, constipated, bloated and lack focus Have sticky or malodorous bowel […]

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Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum)

April 15th, 2008 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , , , , ,

Milk thistle (Silybum marianum), particularly the seeds, has been used medicinally for over 2000 years.  Ancient writings recommend milk thistle not only for liver and gall bladder disorders, but for poisoning of all kinds including from toxic mushrooms and snakebites. The modern use of milk thistle extract began in 1949 when animal studies showed that […]

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