Chinese Medicine

B.C.'s First School Of Chinese Medicine

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

RICHMOND, B.C. - B.C.'s first public school of traditional Chinese medicine will be hosted by Kwantlen Polytechnic University.Advanced Education Minis...

Chinese Medicines May Contain High Levels Of Toxins

AFP/RelaxNews | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada Living

British health regulators have issued a warning that some traditional Chinese medications contain "dangerously high" levels of lead, mercury, and arse...

Traditional Chinese Medicine To Be Regulated In Ontario

CP | Victor Ferreira, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Patients receiving acupuncture, herbal remedies or other forms of traditional Chinese medicine in Ontario will soon gain some reassurance th...

5 Common Health Myths Exposed

Melissa Ramos | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Living
Melissa Ramos

White rice isn't exactly bad for you. Gasp! I know right? How could this be? All the heath gurus telling you to inject your tummy full of whole grain goodness and then I spring this on you? Blasphemous! So here's the deal... According to Chinese Medicine, people have used white rice therapeutically for years.

Follow Your Nose...To Wellness

Leigh Sanchez Ellazar | Posted 08.02.2012 | Canada Living
Leigh Sanchez Ellazar

The smell factor, also known as aromatherapy, is so powerful. It can uplift you on gloomy days, it can pick you up and it can even bring you back to an early childhood memory. If you're like me, not wanting to depend on medicinal results, aromatherapy is an excellent option. The following are some examples of how aromatherapy could improve your life...

Are You Settling?

Melissa Ramos | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada Living
Melissa Ramos

How do we have a growing group of strong-minded, confident women who are happy to be single but struggle and settle in the kitchen? Let's avoid settling in the kitchen because our relationship with food is a direct reflection of the relationship we have with ourselves.

Get Your Mojo Going With Chinese Medicine

Melissa Ramos | Posted 12.15.2011 | Canada Living
Melissa Ramos

Overwhelmed by body image concerns which instantly killed my mojo, I wondered: is there a way to feel sexy and more secure behind closed doors and can we do it with a little help from food?