Updated August 23 2021 With more pivoting than in an NBA game, we look forward to seeing you in the clinic.  In order to keep everyone safe we’d like to communicate how things are different, so you’ll know what to expect. We ask you do not attend the clinic: If you have at least one…

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**NEW PROGRAM** coming in June 2021 If you’ve sat with me over the years and had a chat about metabolism changing with age, you’ll know that the topic of insulin regulation and carbohydrate load in the diet dominates the conversation. If we haven’t had this conversation before, this is the blog version: Metabolism is regulated…

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Radon is a radioactive gas released from the decay of naturally occurring uranium in the soil.  It’s naturally present in the earth under your home, and enters through cracks, or around pipes and drains. Radon gas is heavier than air and concentrates in the lower level of your home. It has no taste, colour or…

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There are thousands of studies accumulating in the scientific literature about the toll of lockdowns on the mental and physical health of our global community.  While some have found a way to thrive in this environment, many are struggling.  As I’ve been delving into the literature from around the world, I realize the effects of…

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We’re putting finishing touches on our ‘return to practice’ plan at HealthSpan ensuring we’re in compliance with the operational requirements of our professional Colleges  and the Ministry of Health. If you’ve had an appointment cancelled in March, April or May we’ll be contacting you next week with rescheduling options.  Depending on the service, this may…

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