Category: Heart Health

October 14, 2017

The Fats that Nourish Us

Dr. Samantha Gray, ND RAc Recent research into the positive role of saturated fat in our diet has been nothing if not surprising given the decades of bad press this vital nutrient has received.  Over the years, saturated fat has been blamed for almost everything that ails us from heart disease to cancer to diabetes. […]

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September 14, 2015

Heart Disease in Women

Dr. Samantha Gray, ND, RAc   The face of heart disease has changed. Once considered “a man’s disease,” the number of deaths from heart disease and stroke are now virtually the same for men and women in Canada. Heart disease and stroke is a leading cause of death for women in Canada as opposed to breast […]

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A Revolutionary New Heart Health Test

Dr. Arjuna Veeravagu, ND, RAc   The SPhENo-Cardiograph: A Revolutionary New Heart Health Test   Local Vancouver medical device company Heart Force Medical has recently received approval from Health Canada for their SPhENo-Cardiograph device. This machine offers a groundbreaking, fast and accurate method of assessing heart health. Sage Clinic now has a SPhENo-Cardiograph device available […]

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February 19, 2015

Cardiotonics for Heart Health

Dr. Samantha Gray, ND RAc  In Classical Chinese Medicine there is a saying “the Kidneys nourish the Heart”. This theory can be associated with a lit candle: the Kidney essence or Jing is like the wax of the candle and the Heart energy or Shen is like the flame.  Without the wax there is no […]

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