Do you enjoy the taste and feel of a good cup of java first thing in the morning? Last month, I talked on my Blog about coffee alternatives, but for many, the richness, creaminess, and aroma of coffee is a highlight of their day, and they are unwilling to give it up! Adding milk or cream to coffee is what…
Welcome to Garibaldi Health Clinic
An Integrative Health Care Facility in Squamish, B.C.
Under the direction of Naturopathic Doctor, Dr. Ashely Gordon, we specialize in preventative medicine and non-invasive alternative therapies for the entire family. We are located in beautiful Squamish, B.C., but enjoy seeing patients from Whistler, Pemberton, and the surrounding Sea to Sky area. Our focus is on treating the whole person, from the physical and mental to the emotional and spiritual realms.
We offer safe and effective health care including Naturopathic Medicine, Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Massage, Midwifery, and Physical Therapy.
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People around the world enjoy a good cup of coffee – the unique bitter taste, combined with a pleasant aroma, is a social drink for many; however, caffeine can cause ill-effects in a lot of people. This can include nervousness, irritability, anxiety, and sleep disturbances. Others report an irregular heartbeat, elevated blood pressure, and digestive disturbances (including heartburn and irritable…
Phytic acid is a component found in grains, nuts, seeds, legumes, and some tubers that can block the absorption of certain vitamins and minerals in our body, such as calcium, zinc, magnesium, iron, phosphorus, vitamin D, and copper. This acid can also inhibit enzymes – proteins that we need to digest our food – thus creating improper absorption of nutrients.…