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From mourning to mental illness

From mourning to mental illness

Gregory Dowsett wasn’t supposed to live as long as he did. Right from the start, he faced some complicated health problems, including being born with only three heart chambers instead of four.
Managing mental illness with community support

Managing mental illness with community support

“Mum, you’ve never been so good.” Those words from her children bring comfort to Joyce Kubu-Haynes, who has lived with mental illness for decades.
Finding light through mental illnesss

Finding light through mental illnesss

If Janice Kirkrod wrote a book, she knows what she would call it: There’s Light at the End of the Tunnel.
Major hospital redevelopment begins with mental health

Major hospital redevelopment begins with mental health

Gregory Dowsett wasn’t supposed to live as long as he did. Right from birth, he faced some complicated health problems. His death at the age of 25 devastated his mother, Marilyn.
Arthritic joints? Constant Pain Eased by Acupuncture

Arthritic joints? Constant Pain Eased by Acupuncture

The Guardian online newspaper recently surveyed their readers on the effects of acupuncture on their ailments . Of the 144 respondents, 96 confirmed that acupuncture was effective in helping ease their pain where painkillers had failed.
Ancient Healing Secrets of Salt Therapy

Ancient Healing Secrets of Salt Therapy

A halotherapy spa resort was first mentioned in records dating back to 12 th century Poland. Since then, halotherapy has found its way all over the world.
You’ll Never Guess What Electric Therapy Can Heal

You’ll Never Guess What Electric Therapy Can Heal

What do broken bones and depression have in common? Both can be healed from pulsed electromagnetic frequency therapy (PEMF).
Pure 5 Wellness Hub: Trendsetting Wellness Therapies

Pure 5 Wellness Hub: Trendsetting Wellness Therapies

Keith and Helen Tong learned a lot from owning and operating a pharmacy for almost a decade. Mostly, they saw a need for a more proactive approach to wellness.
Sky Zone Trampoline Park: A place for people of all ages

Sky Zone Trampoline Park: A place for people of all ages

No one likes jumping around like a kid, unless it’s his mother, or maybe his grandfather. At Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Surrey, people of all ages are welcome to join in the fun.
5 reasons you’ll jump for joy at a trampoline park

5 reasons you’ll jump for joy at a trampoline park

Burnaby has plenty of parks and trails, but for fun indoors, locals can head over the bridge to Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Surrey.