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Christina Carreau BA, ND

As many of you know, I am a big believer in detoxification. I think that it is important to step back from our routine a few times each year to pay respect to our internal organs and focus on cleaning out accumulated wastes and unwanted toxins that can build up […]

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Lay the Foundation First

On November 8, 2011 By

Christina Carreau, BA, ND

As a naturopathic doctor my goal is to practice individualized medicine. I avoid generic treatment programs and formulas for dealing with high blood pressure, headaches, stomach issues, etc. and instead try and determine the root cause of illness, which varies from one person to the next. The root cause of […]

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Support For Your Kidneys

On November 8, 2011 By

The kidneys are responsible for a number of important tasks. They eliminate toxins including uric acid, urea and ammonia; they regulate the acid/ alkaline balance in your body, and they maintain the balance of electrolytes including calcium, magnesium, sodium and potassium. They also have the important task of controlling water distribution in the body.

In […]

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Detoxify Your Body

On November 2, 2011 By

Christina Carreau BA, ND

Have you ever wondered why there is so much buzz about detoxification? What does a detox even mean? Who is it for?

Liver detoxification has become increasingly more popular over the course of the past decade and yet there is still a lot of confusion surrounding the role of a […]

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