• Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Reiki Treatments–your first treatment is on us with our compliments.  Reiki treatment sessions $30.00

Emotional Release–$80.00

Ionix Detox Sessions (12 sessions)–$300.00

Ionix Detox Individual sessions–$30.00

Far Infrared Sauna Sessions (12 sessions)–$200.00

Far Infrared Sauna Individual sessions–$20.00

Colon Hydrotherapy (4 sessions)–$180.00

Colon Hydrotherapy Individual sessions–$60.00

Package including 3 Ion Detox, 3 Sauna and 3 Colonics–$250.00

Your Choice Packages 3 Ionix Detox, OR 3 Far-Infrared Saunas, OR 3 Colonics–$200.00

All In One Day Special including 1 Ionic Detox, 1 Far-Infrared Sauna and 1 Colonic–$80.00 (This is an exceptional value)

Reiki Classes, Level 1, 2, 3 Call for schedules and fees.

All sessions by appointment.  Contact at (250) 830-0199 or (250) 202-1259

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• Tuesday, October 12th, 2010


a.  Check one answer for each question.

b.  After each answer you check you will find a number in brackets.  Transfer this number to the score column.

c.  Add all the numbers you transferred to the score column to get  your total score.


1.  How many hours does it usually take you food to digest (move from mouth to elimination)?  Less than 24 hours (0); 24-36 hours (1) more than 36 hours (0)

2.  How many bowel movements did you have yesterday?  None (0); one or two (1); three (2)

3.  How long are your stools usually?  The size of pellets or small granulated flakes (0); shorter than a foot (0); about a foot long (1)

4.  How large are your stools around?  Less than a silver dollar (0); about the size of a silver dollar (1); larger than a silver dollar (0)

5. What color are your stools usually?  Light brown (1); green, red, black or any color other than light brown (0)

6.  How much undigested food can  you see in your stools?  A lot (0); a little (1); none at all (2)

7.  Do your bowel movements usually float or sink or both?  Float (0); sink (0); both float and sink (1)

8.  How often do you have cold hands and feet?  very often (0); occasionally (1); never (2)

9.  Can you see mucous in your stools or coating them?  often (0); occasionally (1) never (2)

Add up your numbers to determine your total score. 

For an interpretation of your score contact Many Paths Holistic Healing Center.

• Sunday, October 10th, 2010

We have been blessed with 4 wonderful pets.  Kali, Raja and Willie, our feline friends, are regular visitors to the healing rooms and also regular users of many of the natural products offered by Many Paths Holistic Healing Center.  Each of the cats has their own healing journeys to share.  Raja and Willie were diagnosed many years ago with Feline Herpes.  As a result, they constantly had runny and crusty eyes.  We support their health by cleaning their eyes often with warm water and treating the area with Neem Cream. 

Living in a Holistic Health Center has helped all our pets settle from their various beginnings.  All the animals experience Reiki treatments on a regular basis and we treat the bottom of their feet with an animal version of reflexology.  There are also a variety of stones and crystals that can be made into pendants for their collars that will help them settle into new locations, alleviate fears and calm their energies. 
The addition of an outside cat enclosure has allowed them to access fresh air and the benefits of Mother Nature without harming the wildlife.  We grow oat grass for them in composted dirt which benefits their digestive system.  It’s great amusement we watch the cats “tuck into” their “salads” and enjoy taking the sun or watching the birds from the safety of their outside enclosure. 

A holistic lifestyle is meant to include ourselves, as healers, our clients and friends but also our pets.  For more information on holistic therapies for pets contact Many Paths Holistic Healing Center.

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• Sunday, October 03rd, 2010

What a beautiful day. It’s been a beautifully sunny week here at Many Paths Holistic Health but it would be foolish to believe that, as we move farther into October, that the sun will last. It’s said that anyone living above the 49th parallel has a greater risk of experiencing SADD disease than some of our more southern clients and friends. We love living in the rain forest. It’s green and beautiful here and we aren’t made of sugar so we get out into the elements often, enjoying the rolling breakers on the sea shore and the howling wind in the trees.

A great choice after our walk along the sea walk, experiencing the awesome force of Mother Nature is to hop into the infrared sauna and soak up some sunshine. Who doesn’t love the feeling of soaking up the sun at the beach or lying in your back yard. The far-infrared sauna therapy has many benefits for those of us that live above the 49 parallel. The sauna reduces toxins and heavy metals and helps relieve those aches and pains that go with chopping firewood, skiing, snowshoeing or just the hectic life most of us seem to have these days. The sauna has been shown to be effective in providing pain relief with such areas as fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, back pain and other musculoskeletal ailments.

Feel a cold coming on? The body’s natural way to release toxins is through sweating (although I’m not sure that night sweats from menopause apply here). Hopping in the sauna will promote an increase in the core temperature of the body. Your blood vessels dilate which causes increased blood flow. Healing is promoted with increased blood supply. As the heat from the blood moves toward the skin’s surface and the core body temperature rises, the body’s nervous system sends signals to the millions of sweat glands. Sweat production is primary for cooling the body. Deep sweating, as in a far-infrared sauna, can help reduce levels of heavy metals, pesticides, herbicides, pcbs and hydrocarbon residues–all toxins comonly picked up in our environment. Add to this toxin load a cold or flu virus and you’re down for the count.

To enhance the experience, our saunas come complete with music therapy to help you relax and color therapy–promoting relaxation and healing over those long winter months with no sunshine. One of the added bonuses of the infrared sauna is the calorie burn. If you find that you can’t workout due to an injury or because of inclement weather, the infrared sauna therapy burns up to 600 calories per session. You can maintain a calorie burn even when you are taking a break from a fitness routine.

For as little as $3000.00 you can have an infrared sauna in your home (that’s approximately $60.00 per month for a family of four to have a the use of a sauna on a daily basis). Inexpensive to run in terms of power, the average family usage may see a slight variation in their consumption. For more information on infrared saunas contact Many Paths Holistic Health.

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• Sunday, October 03rd, 2010

Many Paths Reiki is pleased to add hypnotherapy to the list of services. Hypnotherapy is an ideal modality for stress and anxiety release. It is beneficial in accessing information from past lives. To book an appointment with Jeff please call: (250) 830-0199 or (250) 287-8499. We are looking forward to offering these additional services to new and exisiting clientele.

• Sunday, October 03rd, 2010

Many Paths Reiki is now offering Tarot Readings and Rune readings by Jeff.
Jeff has 35 years of experience in energy work and healing modalities. We are very pleased to be able to bring this additional service to our customers. Call today for an appointment: (250) 287-8499 or (250) 830-0199.

• Sunday, September 12th, 2010

Cold and flu season is just around the corner. For some of us, it’s already here. Echinacea throat spray is a convenient and efficient way to bring relief to a sore throat and nip a cold in the bud. Ferlow Botanicals Echinacea Throat Spray is a unique blend of herbs and gives and effective, soothing results with a subtle licorice flavour. The herbs that are included in the spray are:

Echinaciea augustifolia and purpurea–this is know to rid the body of micro-organisms and bacteria. These herbs stimulate the elimination process
Licorice Root is known for its anti-viral and anti-inflammatory properties
Usnea increases your resistance to colds and flu
Elecampane root is used to reduce inflammation and is also an anti-bacterial and anti-fungal agent
Neem Tree Leaf is an anti-inflammatory and clears toxins as well as promoting healing.
Olive leaf–is an atiseptic and astringent
Prickly ash bark helps to relieve the pain of a sore throat and stimulates circulation.
Echinacea throat spray may be helpful in the following cases: colds, influenza, viral infection, bacterial infection and toothaches. This product comes in a 30ml (1oz) spray bottle.

This product should be kept out of the reach of children. Please note it is not our intention to prescribe or make specific health claims for any of our products. Any attempt to diagnose and treat illness should come under the direction of your health care practitioner.

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• Sunday, September 12th, 2010

Wild Yam Cream (Dioscorea Villosa) has a long history of medicinal and food use. Species of wild yam are commonly found in Mexico, India, China, Peru and Africa. Diosgenin, a precursor needed for hormone production found is wild yam, was used in the development of modern contraceptives.

Uses of wild yam cream include: easing of cramps, headaches, hot flashes, inflammation, insomnia, low libido, menopause, osteoarthritis, migraines, osteoporosis, pain (sciatic nerve and joint), PMS, swelling and vaginal dryness. This product is available in a 60ml (2oz) or 120ml (4oz) container.

This cream is for external use only. It is not our intention to prescribe or make specific health claims for any of our products. Any attempt to diagnose or treat illness should come under the direction of your health care practitioner.

• Sunday, September 12th, 2010

Many Paths Holistic Health Center is proud to bring you the many fine products produced through Ferlow Botanicals.

Neem Tree Cream (Azadirachta Indica) is a tropical evergreen and has been used for medicinal purposes for thousands of years in India. The first recorded use of Neem is by the ancient Harappa culture which added the plant to dozens of health and beauty aids more than 4,500 years ago. Ayurvedic medicine has utilized Neem formulations as a mainstay of the Ayurvedic pharmacy. Neem is mentioned in many ancient texts and traditional Indian medical authorities place it at the pinnacle of their pharmacopeia. Though not a panacea, it can play a major role in preventing and treating many problems. Prescription medicines made from Neem extracts, approved by the Indian equivalent of Health Canada, are used to treat a number of these conditions.

Consider Neem Tree Cream to assist with such conditions as: acne, athlete’s foot, eczema, fungal infections, ringworm, herpes sores, psoriasis, rosacea, shingles and warts. Neem Tree Cream is available in 2 sizes 60ml (2oz) or 120ml (4oz)

• Thursday, August 19th, 2010

Reiki classes are available on request. Get together with friends and learn something new and useful! We offer small classes at affordable rates.

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