Our goal is to educate and empower our patients so that they can make informed choices and be active participants in their healthcare. At Okanagan Naturopathic Healthcare (ONH) we focus on disease prevention, treatment of various acute and chronic illnesses, pain management, healthy aging and achieving optimal health. The Physicians at ONH uses traditional and progressive Naturopathic therapies—either alone or integrated with conventional medicine—to achieve optimal results. New patients welcome!
Mayor Walter Gray has offically Proclaimed May 6th to 12th, Naturopathic Medicine Week for the City of Kelowna. In Celebration, Dr. Brett Phillips is offering Free consultations and a community lecture.My 7th Dr. Phillips will be at Natures Fare in West Kelowna from 1-3 and in Kelowna from 4-6 offering free consultations. First come, first serve. May 8th, Dr. Phillips will be doing a community lecture a the local Chapters and will discuss how to treat cardiovascular disease naturally with his presentation, "Chelate away Cardiovascular Disease!" Seating is limited so get there early!Most of all have wonderful and healthy National Naturopathic Medicine week!
It is nearing the end of February and the ‘Flu’ has officially made its presence known in the Okanagan.
During the flu season people are home sick grappling with fever, chills, body aches, vomiting, diarrhea and fatigue. As the flu is the result of a viral infection, antibiotics will not help as they are only effectiven against bacterial infection. Therefore, the usual medical advice is to stay home, get rest and drink plenty of fluids. This is good advice, but there is more that can be done to reduce the duration and severity of symptoms of an active infection. Read more for a couple effective suggestions.
Select any one (#1 is always the best place to start) of the following ‘Healthy Lifestyle Modifications’ and
implement it during the month of January. Read it as often as necessary to remind yourself to keep
doing it. Each consecutive month add an additional “Healthy Lifestyle Modification.” By the beginning of
2012, you will have gained significant health benefits and enhanced your quality of life.
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