Author: Kayla Adam

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How Does Nutrition Affect Injury Recovery?

Maybe you pushed yourself a bit too hard at the gym, or perhaps you took a tumble out on the trail. No matter the case, you’ve joined the other 4.2 million Canadians who suffer a severe injury each year. So, what to do now? After an injury, there are two immediate steps you should take. […]

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Is Rest Really the Only Cure to My Symptoms?

Rest for the first 24 hours. Rest after physical activity. Rest if your symptoms begin to flare up. If you had a dollar for every time someone told you to rest after a head injury, chances are, you’d be a millionaire by now. But why is rest always the go-to solution for head injury symptoms […]

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Alternatives to Accutane for Severe Acne Treatment

When you have acne, your medicine cabinet tends to overflow with topical ointments, Instagram-endorsed elixirs, and an assortment of antibiotic medications. At times it feels like you’d try just about anything to get rid of stubborn whiteheads or inflamed blackheads for good. But Accutane? Those side effects seem a bit too harsh, even for severe […]

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Is it Possible to Have a Quality Life During Cancer Treatment?

Long walks around the riverbanks with your partner. Ice cream dates with your children. Life’s simplest pleasures never feel farther away than when you’re staring down a cancer diagnosis in the middle of aggressive treatment. When treatment begins to take a toll on your mental and physical health, it’s important to know that quality of […]

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How anxiety is linked to your hormones

Did you know that women are twice as likely to be diagnosed with anxiety as men? Nearly 25% of women — or one in four — have been diagnosed with an anxiety disorder in the past year alone. Though anxiety has several causes that range from external to internal stress factors, hormonal changes throughout the […]

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Cancer recovery in Calgary, AB

Choosing Her Own Path – A Cancer Case Study

When Rosemary found out that her cancer she thought was in remission had spread to her lungs, she decided to take her daughters’ advise and came to speak with Corey Deacon at Neurvana Health. Find out how her path changed through one visit.

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Stephanie talks about how tbi symptoms affected her life for 11 years

Finding Joy After 11 Years – A Concussion Case Study

After a concussion in 2008 Stephanie felt numb and angry all the time. Find out how working with us at Neurvana Naturopathic Medicine brought back her joy. My name is Stephanie and I’m from Lethbridge, AB. I was to teach phys ed for 16 years and administration for a year and a half before I […]

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Craig shares how neurofeedback helped his concussion symptoms to disappear

No More Living In The Dark – A Concussion Case Study

Craig has gone from being so sensitive to lights and sounds that he had to live in his dark basement after his concussion to being able to film the video below with the lights on and no sunglasses. Read on to find out how he was able to resolve his symptoms by working with us. […]

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Neurofeedback helped Victoria fix her chemo-brain symptoms

Chemo-Brain Triumph – A Cancer Case Study

Victoria felt like she had Alzheimer’s receiving chemo and radiation for breast cancer. Find out how she feels now, after her boss told her to try neurofeedback. What brought you to work with Neurvana Naturopathic Medicine? My journey is, I’ve had breast cancer. I had a double mastectomy and I had chemo and radiation. The […]

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Lyme disease recovery in Calgary, AB

Becoming Her Own Health Advocate – A Lyme Disease Case Study

Pam’s biggest realization from working with Neurvana Naturopathic Medicine was “getting that diagnosis, to feel not-crazy.” Read on to find out how Pam finally got her diagnosis after 20 years. My name is Pam Purnell and I’m from Calgary, AB. I grew up in Central Alberta and I moved to Calgary for university. I struggled […]

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Brain fog patient DarleeAnn

Coming Out of the Fog – Brain Fog Testimonial

When DarleeAnn first heard Corey Deacon speak at an event, she was blown away that someone was finally describing how she had been feeling for so long. Discover how we were able to help her not only get her life back, but truly begin to enjoy it again.

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We’re moved!

My name is Victor Pidkowich. I’m the CEO of Neurvana™ Naturopathic Medicine. We may not have spoken before… Or had the opportunity to meet… But I have been with you since the day you chose to join the ranks of individuals committed to improving their health.  Like you, I’ve also had to struggle with chronic […]

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Marlene shares about her scare with thinking she had alzheimer's

How One Testimonial Changed Her Life – A Gastrointestinal Disorder Case Study

Marlene’s symptoms got so bad that she thought she was getting Alzheimer’s in her 50’s. Knowing she didn’t just want a pill to make her feel better she decided to try another route. Find out how she is feeling now. I’m Marlene Kangus, I’m 56 years old, a mother of four and a grandmother of […]

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Ideas and stuff podcast Calgary

Podcast: Ideas and Stuff Podcast with Corey Deacon

If you’re one of the 27 percent of Albertan’s listening to podcasts monthly, you’re in for a treat this week. Neurvana Health’s co-founder and Medical Director, Corey Deacon, will be featured on Calgary’s Ideas and Stuff Podcast on February 18, 2020. Hosted by local Michael Montgomery, you can’t miss this upcoming episode. Have You Tuned […]

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The Perfect Stool interview with Corey Deacon

Podcast: The Perfect Stool – Understanding the Gut Microbiome with Lindsey Parsons and Corey Deacon

Everything in your body is connected, from your head to your toes and—more importantly—from your brain to your gut. When something in any of your key organs goes awry, the effects can radiate throughout your entire body. Just ask the host of The Perfect Stool: Understanding and Healing the Gut Microbiome, Certified Health Coach Lindsey […]

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Concussion seminar at Calgary College

Event on Concussions: Take Back Your Life After a Concussion

UPDATE: The event has now past and the recording of the event can be viewed below. Have you been struggling to feel like yourself again after a concussion? You’re not alone. Each day, 452 Canadians suffer a serious brain injury—that’s one trauma every three minutes.  We urge you to reclaim your life after a concussion, […]

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Spruce Cliff Centre, Calgary, AB

Event on Lyme: Learn the Secret to Overcoming Lyme Disease

UPDATE: The event has now past and the recording of the event can be viewed below. Have you been feeling like a fraction of your normal self lately? Has it been a struggle to receive an accurate Lyme disease diagnosis, let alone a diagnosis of any kind? Neurvana Health is here to help. Join us […]

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Lakeview Community Association YYC

Event on Cancer: Improve Your Odds With The Support Of Natural Solutions

UPDATE: This event is now over but the recording can be viewed below. A cancer diagnosis is frightening, to say the least, but you should never be afraid you’re making the wrong decision for your health. At Neurvana Health, we help individuals feel empowered to make confident choices in their cancer treatment. If you or […]

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