Plant power: Understanding phytoestrogens

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What if the secret to balanced health was hidden in the plants you eat every day? Meet phytoestrogens, nature’s fascinating compounds that mimic estrogen in the body. Phytoestrogens can benefit our health in a number of ways from balancing hormones to supporting heart health and even alleviating menopausal symptoms. Found in many of the foods and herbs we consume daily, … Read More

Dear reader: How do you build a healthy relationship with your body?

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This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the journeys of five amazingly courageous women and their paths to self-discovery, self-acceptance and self-care. We want to empower and recognize their bravery and hope that their stories inspire you to make decisions that help you feel your best.  The way we think about bodies can influence the way we care for ourselves. … Read More

Dear readers: What obstacles do you face when offering yourself better care?

Woman on kayak on lake

This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the journeys of five amazingly courageous women and their paths to self-discovery, self-acceptance and self-care. We want to empower and recognize their bravery and hope that their stories inspire you to make decisions that help you feel your best.  Many of us might not find it easy or natural to take care of … Read More

Dear readers: How do you navigate health struggles and nurture healing?

Woman sitting on mountain top, watching the sunset with her back to the camera

This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the journeys of five amazingly courageous women and their paths to self-discovery, self-acceptance and self-care. We want to empower and recognize their bravery and hope that their stories inspire you to make decisions that help you feel your best.  Dear readers, Let’s take a moment to recognize the courage it takes to confront … Read More

Dear readers: How do you embrace your authentic self?

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This Women’s Health Month, we’ll be highlighting the journeys of five amazingly courageous women and their paths to self-discovery, self-acceptance and self-care. We want to empower and recognize their bravery and hope that their stories inspire you to make decisions that help you feel your best.  Dear readers, In a world that often dictates who we should be, embracing our … Read More

The role of nutrients for healthy hair

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No matter how you style it, hair is more than just a crowning glory – its overall health can reflect what’s going on inside our bodies. The journey to luscious locks involves balancing hormones, managing stress, and ensuring you’re getting the right nutrients. Fine-tuning these elements can help increase hair thickness and growth, improve strength and texture, and prevent loss. … Read More

The key to maintaining healthy vaginal flora

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When something is off “down there”, it can feel uncomfortable, embarrassing and downright inconvenient. But the truth is, the majority of people with vaginas will experience vaginal imbalances at some point in their lives. Occasional imbalances are totally normal, be it in the form of a urinary tract infection (UTI), a yeast infection or bacterial vaginosis (BV). But if these … Read More

Dear readers: Caring for yourself is the first step

Tanya Salituro holding a flower

This Women’s Health Month, we’re empowering you to take charge of your health. Expanding on the pillars that shape CanPrev Women, we will be highlighting the health journeys of four amazingly courageous women. Women who felt that something was ‘off’ in their bodies, and took matters into their own hands in an effort to reclaim their health. We hope these … Read More

Dear readers: Don’t be afraid to ask for help

Jill Bunny

This Women’s Health Month, we’re empowering you to take charge of your health. Expanding on the pillars that shape CanPrev Women, we will be highlighting the health journeys of four amazingly courageous women. Women who felt that something was ‘off’ in their bodies, and took matters into their own hands in an effort to reclaim their health. We hope these … Read More

Dear readers: Build a strong support system

Kim Esquerra Topa with her husband and dog

This Women’s Health Month, we’re empowering you to take charge of your health. Expanding on the pillars that shape CanPrev Women, we will be highlighting the health journeys of four amazingly courageous women. Women who felt that something was ‘off’ in their bodies, and took matters into their own hands in an effort to reclaim their health. We hope these … Read More