Detox

12 03, 2017

Heavy Metal Toxicity Symptoms

2017-03-12T14:09:18+00:00March 12th, 2017|Detox, Health Tips, Heavy Metals|

There are several environmental factors that contribute to cancer including heavy metal toxicity in the body. Other conditions linked to mercury, lead, uranium, antimony, nickel, thallium, and arsenic toxicity include Autism Spectrum Disorder, Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, Auto Immune Disease, Heart, Kidney, Liver, and Lung Disease. Environmental toxins have disrupt the immune, nervous and hormonal ...

1 03, 2017

Beer, Wine or Water?

2017-03-01T09:50:19+00:00March 1st, 2017|Detox|

In 2012, 3 million deaths worldwide were due to alcohol, which is more than Lung Cancer and HIV/AIDS combined. Alcohol is a drug that is toxic to the nervous system, liver, heart and pancreas. Long-term consumption of alcohol can lead to high blood pressure, heart attack and stroke. Cancer is the leading cause of death ...

12 02, 2017

Are you Ready to Quit Smoking?

2017-02-12T11:47:10+00:00February 12th, 2017|Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Detox, Health|

One of your New Year’s Resolutions may have been to quit smoking. You may have already tried or are waiting for a better time. When you inhale cigarette smoke, nicotine speeds to your brain within seconds. This causes a release of dopamine, which causes happy and calm feelings. Since your body does not want this ...

22 11, 2015

Mercury Toxicity

2015-11-22T20:43:38+00:00November 22nd, 2015|Detox|

Sources of Mercury: The vapour from mercury is easily absorbed into the lungs and passes into the brain. Once in the body, mercury can concentrate in the nervous system, liver and kidneys. Silver-coloured dental fillings are a common source of mercury exposure as they continuously release mercury vapor while chewing, brushing your teeth, or drinking ...

12 11, 2015

Lead Toxicity

2015-11-12T03:31:48+00:00November 12th, 2015|Detox|

Sources of Lead: artificial turf, candy, costume jewelry, toys produced outside of North America, homes build before 1970, soil, lead paints when refinishing old furniture, lead solder in copper pipes, stained glass, and cans of food from other countries, water, brass plumbing fixtures, glazes on ceramics, china or porcelain may leach into food, eyeliner, and ...

16 07, 2015

Reasons to Consider a Detox

2015-07-16T02:45:05+00:00July 16th, 2015|Detox|

To help maintain a healthy body, your goal should be to have one to two “normal” bowel movements per day.  Normal stool is most often long, formed, easy to pass, and does not contain any blood or mucous. Common causes of constipation include drinking less than six cups of water daily, having too much caffeine, ...