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About robinvinge

I am a naturopathic doctor who empowers patients to live their best life mentally, emotionally, physically and spiritually. I have had MS for many years and do work with the MS society Calgary Chapter. I started a mind/body clinic for the MS society. I lecture about health and healing at oil and gas companies and in the community. I teach people about living in alignment as I believe it is a critical factor in achieving optimal health.

Treating Autoimmune Disease with Naturopathic Medicine (part 4)

When I am treating someone with an autoimmune disease, I also recommend getting off dairy products. The dairy industry has had a major impact in terms of our conditioning when it comes to drinking cow’s milk. We are drinking another animal’s milk and … Continue reading

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Treating Autoimmune disease with Naturopathic Medicine (part 3)

An essential part of treating autoimmune disease involves eliminating foods that one is sensitive to and/or cutting out the foods that commonly initiate immunological reactions. I use IgG antibody testing and/or IgE antibody testing to determine foods that one is … Continue reading

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Treating Autoimmune disease using Naturopathic Medicine (part 2)

With autoimmune disease, there is often an underlying trauma (physical, emotional) as previously mentioned. There is also commonly a breach of the mucosal integrity resulting in dysbiosis. Dysbiosis is a condition with microbial imbalances on or within the body. Your own ‘terrain’ … Continue reading

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Treating Autoimmune Disease with Naturopathic Medicine (part one)

Canadians have one of the highest rates of autoimmune disease prevalence in the world. Normally the immune system does not attack the self. In autoimmune disease, the immune system loses its ability to distinguish self  vs. non-self molecules and attacks … Continue reading

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Green Smoothies – important tips to remember

It is important to remind people that anything you choose to ingest often has a positive and negative benefit to it.  Although I drink green smoothies daily and believe they are a great way to help alkalinize your pH daily, … Continue reading

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It is time to rewrite your script…

We all have grown up with a lot of conditioning and programming due to the influences of those around us; our parents, our cultural roots, our educational upbringing or the society in which we were raised. As a result of these influences, we have … Continue reading

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Mind/Body Medicine is the new frontier of medicine(part two)

Mind/body medicine utilizes the mind/body/spirit axis to influence healing. This might feel like a big responsibility to take the reins of your own personal healing but remember to see it like a challenge versus a heavy burden. I’ve blogged a … Continue reading

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