A large portion of Canadian currently suffer the aches and pains associated with chronic inflammation and arthritis, just as many are afflicted by bone loss and the fractures of osteoporosis. Today, many individuals are turning to alternative remedies to alleviate the effects, reduce pain and improve their quality of life. This section explores products to aid in the maintenance of healthy bones and joints.
Diabetes is a chronic condition that impedes the body’s production and/or proper use of insulin, a hormone vital to normal metabolism. When left untreated, diabetes can result in severe complications, including limb amputation, blindness, kidney failure, heart disease, stroke and premature death. The good news is that diabetes is controllable.
The immune system is the body’s defense against bacteria and viruses. Through a series of steps called the immune response, the immune system attacks organisms and substances that invade our systems and cause disease. The immune system is made up of a network of cells, tissues, and organs that work together to protect the body. In this section you will find various products that work to support and rebuild a healthy immune system.
With heart disease affecting a large majority of the Canadian population, paying special attention to your hearts requirements has become a top priority. Efforts to improve your heart health at an early age can benefit you long term by reducing your risk of heart attack, stroke and many over cardiovascular diseases. A healthy heart can lead to a healthy state of mind.
In order to maintain optimal physical and mental performance while awake, the body requires adequate sleep to allow for well-being, muscle regeneration, digestion and immune function. Additionally, insufficient sleep results in numerous behavioral and physical problems. This section contains products designed to aid in relaxation of the mind and help with sleep issues that are commonly encountered in today’s stressful and fast paced environment.
Proper digestion, absorption, and elimination are all part of a healthy digestive system. A healthy digestive system ensures that we efficiently absorb nutrients from our foods. Digestion is also extremely important for healthy immune function. A healthy digestive system ensures we absorb the maximum nutritional content from foods, preventing depletion and malnourishment. In this section you will find numerous products that will help maintain or rebuild stomach and digestive health.
A multivitamin is an essential first step in a child’s nutritional development. One common deficiency in children is a lack of Omega-3, an essential fatty acid (EFA) that has been found to be critical to proper development of the brain, eyes and other internal organs. Many children do not like the strong taste of the types of fish that are high in Omega-3. Nature’s Harmony offers several palatable and effective alternatives to insure that children get the necessary daily recommended dosage of Omege-3.
It’s no secret that men and women are genetically and biologically different. It should also come as no surprise that although they may suffer from some similar health issues, there are also a host of issues that are very unique to each gender. Many health risks that face men and women can be prevented or their effects controlled. In this section you will find products to treat health issues specific to women or men (like menopausal remedies or prostate aids) as well as products for weight-management and stress.
Vitamins and minerals are the building blocks of basic nutrition. The human body alone cannot manufacture them in sufficient quantities to provide the foundation for all normal biological functions. Vitamins and minerals are required for normal metabolism, growth, and general well being. A single deficiency of any vitamin or mineral can endanger the whole body. For this reason, a multivitamin should be the foundation of any nutritional supplement or vitamin regimen.
Tea tree, also known as Melaleuca alternifolic, grows in Australia and Asia. The part used medicinally is the oil from the leaves. The oil contains constituents called terpenoids, which kill fungus and bacteria. This essential oil is great for treating minor cuts, scrapes, burns and abrasions. This section contains a selection of Tea Tree products available through Nature’s Harmony.