Come have some fun with us! We have an excellent education center on site where we have seminars and workshops happening all the time. We bring in experts like naturopathic doctors and herbalists and our mission is to educate. We also host workshops where you can learn more about natural body care, healthy food options, or even go on herb walks. Each month, we have the pleasure of hosting these wonderful events with amazing guest speakers who are also committed to creating and sustaining healthy, vibrant communities.
True health is also about the experience and lifestyle, so check out our event schedule and sign up for the classes that interest you. As part of our commitment to the community, our goal is to make Health Essentials a destination, not just a health store, so come connect with us and others like you.
Orsha Magyar is the founder and CEO of NeuroTrition, a company that helps people make the connection between food and optimal brain performance. Orsha studied Neuroscience at The University of British Columbia, focusing on anxiety, brain health and neural underpinnings of stress from multiple angles. She then became a Certified Holistic Nutritionist and started to apply her two-dimensional passion for neuroscience and nutrition to the real world by creating NeuroTrition. NeuroTrition is at the forefront of what they call the Brain Food Revolution, and Orsha…Find out more »
The 2018 Victoria Health Show We have a booth at the Victoria Health Show again this year and we are SO excited! We'll have tons of tasty demos, crazy deals on top brands, and a chance to meet some of the experts behind favourite products. Discover new cutting edge health products sourced as clean and locally as possible. Have a chance to check out the numerous other booths at the show with various Natural Health Practitioners and services. The…Find out more »
Jerry Angelini, MS Beginning with a review of how mushrooms support immune functioning, Jerry Angelini, MS will discuss the various body systems that respond well to mushroom supplementation.* We’ll focus on Cordyceps and its impact on lung functioning and athletic performance, how Lion’s Mane supports the brain and nervous system, the impact of Chaga as an antioxidant and support for epithelial tissue, and Reishi’s tonifying effects on the cardiovascular system and whole body.* Stay tuned for more details to come!…Find out more »
Join us on Friday, March 16th at 8:00pm with Master Herbalist Yarrow Willard during this interactive seminar! Why you'll want to make it: Learn how to make your own great tasting herbal beverages Learn about the many medicinal properties of various herbs, mushrooms and superfoods Discover new and creative ways to use these powerful ingredients to boost your health Sample hand-crafted elixirs and tonics made by Yarrow Receive an in-depth list of recipes and ideas to take home Space…Find out more »
Terry Willard, Cl. H., Ph.d. has studied the medicinal properties of plants for over 40 years, and will be joining us for a seminar on April 11th, 2018. He is recognized as one of North America’s leading Clinical Herbalists, and appears regularly in the media as an exponent of responsible herbal use. He is the past-president of the Canadian Association of Herbal Practitioners, a professional member of the American Herbalist Guild and in the Canadian Health Food Association’s Hall of Fame. Dr. Willard…Find out more »
We are celebrating our 7 year anniversary and want you to come CELEBRATE with us! This day is all about you. If it weren't for you, we wouldn't be here, throwing this awesome party. So first of all, thank you. You ROCK. There will be tons of demoing by our favourite vendors, samples, gift baskets, prize giveaways, and so so much more. Everything from food to beauty care, come try all your favourite products and all the ones you've wanted…Find out more »
Join us for a free talk on May 16th with Orsha Magyar from Neurotrition, a company that helps people make the connection between nourishing food and thinking, feeling and performing better. Orsha received her masters degree in Neuroscience from The University of British Columbia, during which she studied brain health, anxiety and the neural underpinnings of stress. She then did post-graduate work to become a Certified Holistic Nutritionist (CHN) and now connects her two fields of expertise - nutrition and…Find out more »
Katy Bowman is part biomechanist, part science communicator, and full-time mover. She has educated hundreds of thousands of people on the role movement plays in the body and in the world. Seminar: Movement Matters! Come learn how to use STACKS (Not Hacks) for a Movement-Rich Life Join us with Katy Bowman for a talk and Q&A that explores the ideas in her best-selling book Movement Matters and Move Your DNA, and offers practical tips to simultaneously meets the needs of…Find out more »
Cancellation Notification: Due to illness Mandy is not able to travel and we unfortunately have to cancel Mandy's talk. We are working on rescheduling her talk and will post new dates once finalized. If you would like to be contacted once a new date is set please leave a comment or email us at email@example.com Sorry for an inconveniences we LOVE that the community is so keen to learn, thanks for all of your support! Why you want…Find out more »
Would it surprise you to learn that many of the conditions that we think of as “just a part of aging” - such as decline in brain health, heart health and immunity - aren’t inevitable? In most cases these common health concerns can be greatly improved or avoided. In this free seminar you will learn what accelerates the aging process and which practical, evidence-based steps you can take to lower your biological age. Join author and Naturopathic Doctor Kate Rhéaume…Find out more »