Cyndi Gilbert, B.A. (Hons), N.D.



Phone: 416.817.2385


Tag Archives: nature cure

The Healing Power of Nature

A cou­ple of weeks ago, I pre­sented at the Ontario Forestry Asso­ci­a­tion’s Annual Con­fer­ence. This year’s theme was “Pre­scrip­tion for Nature: Healthy Forests for Healthy Peo­ple”. It was an inspir­ing con­fer­ence, with great speak­ers from the Back to Nature Net­work, Tree Canada, and the Kinark Out­door Cen­tre amongst oth­ers. I was asked to speak from […]

Constitutional Hydrotherapy

The restora­tive pow­ers of hydrother­apy may not be well known out­side the spa envi­ron­ment in our time, but the use of hydrother­apy is well doc­u­mented through­out his­tory in Egypt­ian, Roman, Chi­nese, Japan­ese, and many other cul­tures. Hip­pocrates, an ancient Greek physi­cian, pre­scribed bathing in spring water as a med­ical treat­ment. These tra­di­tions have con­tin­ued and […]