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GARIBALDI HEALTH CLINIC BLOG

Among the growing list of medical conditions attributable to our high-fat western diet, there is no more obvious case of cause and effect than the stones that form in the gallbladder. Roughly the size and shape of a pear, the gallbladder lies under the...

The Importance of the Gallbladder & Stones

Curious as to what a Naturopathic Doctor does, or how they can help you and your health? The following are a few of the most common queries about Naturopathic Medicine. If your questions aren’t answered below, please reach out to us! 1. What happens...

Frequently Asked Questions!

A hot topic – What is it? What are its benefits? You may have heard of hyaluronic acid (HA)….or you may have not! It is a naturally occurring sugar molecule that is found throughout our bodies in many different types of tissues – especially...

Hyaluronic Acid

Cancer is becoming rampant. Whether we have had a personal experience with cancer, or we know of a close friend or family member that has had or has cancer, it is definitely on the rise. Unfortunately, most of the time we don’t necessarily know...

10 Cancer-Fighting Superfoods

Below we will look closer at four different mushrooms that are used traditionally in medicine for a variety of health concerns. They share similar characteristics such as being nutrient-dense, immune-modulating, and supportive to the stress response. They also can help to reduce inflammation, enhance...

Medicinal, Magical Mushrooms

Supporting our Immune System The current pandemic we are facing with Covid-19 is affecting us all on some level – whether it be physically, mentally, emotionally, or spiritually. Most likely some of each of those aspects. In a crisis such of this, it is...

Supporting our Immune System

Bone broth contains many beneficial nutrients like glucosamine and chondroitin (which provides strength to joints), and minerals such as phosphorus, calcium and magnesium. Its main nourishing ingredient however is gelatin – that jelly-like substance that is found in ‘jello’. Gelatin and other non-muscle meats (eg. organ meats,...

Bone Broth & Its Healing Properties

It’s sweet, it’s sneaky, it’s terribly addictive – and unfortunately it is everywhere. On its own, sugar has no nutritional value whatsoever: no protein, no vitamins, no minerals, no enzymes, no antioxidants. In fact, sugar actually steals nutrients from the body as it’s digested....

Sugar – Addictive, Sweet, and Deadly

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