News

  • Frankincense and Skin Growths That Could Possibly Be Cancerous

    Anne Marie's experience with Frankincense: “(In 2016) …I had some skin removed from the top of my head that was confirmed as Squamish Cell Carcinom...
  • Nutrient Deficiencies: Crohn's, IBS/IBD and Colitis

    By: Kim Andersen, B.A., C.H., C.K.P. Generally speaking: Crohn's disease is “a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It causes swelling of the ...
  • Green Diva Apothecary Is Changing Its Name

    ...to better reflect the evolving needs of our customers. Hi Friends,   Green Diva began in 2010, at the Qualicum Beach Farmer’s Market, helping ...
  • IBS/IBD and FODMAPs

    IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) and IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) are often confused because they are triggered by many of the same foods and sit...
  • Antibiotic Fluorine Toxicity: To be Floxed

    It has come to my attention that Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics are being prescribed locally in the Qualicum Beach and Nanaimo area for acute bacteria...
  • Is Erythritol Linked to Heart Attacks and Strokes?

    The quick answer is NO, for a number of reasons and I will explain why. This single study on erythritol and heart attacks has been in the news and ...
  • What is Rosacea and Why Do I Have It?

    There is a lot of conflicting views about what causes Rosacea and a number of pharmaceuticals are now available to "treat" the condition. I'm not g...
  • New Earlier Hours

    Hi Friends, Many people have asked me to open earlier because with the short days they are finishing their errands early to avoid the weather and d...
  • Keto and Alcohol

    For some people giving up alcohol will be a challenge, so you will be glad to know that Keto does not require you giving up alcohol, but you will n...
  • We have moved to Qualicum

    Hi Friends, We are now in Qualicum Beach. Our address is: #105-663 Beach Road (250)594-3332. We are across from Yoga Grace. Come see our new shop!k
  • What is Leaky Gut?

    It is believed that Leaky Gut contributes to a cascade of imbalances leading to immune, liver and lymphatic conditions, as well as numerous diseases and conditions.
  • How to Maintain a Healthy pH

    While your system has certain mechanisms in place to help with the balancing of pH in the body, your dietary and lifestyle choices are the ultimate determinant in whether you have a proper pH level.