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At Deerfields, we believe in prevention. Learning how to properly protect your skin can prevent skin cancer and lead to a more youthful appearance. How can you protect your skin? Use sunscreen with SPF on your skin and lips Come spring, many people are out of practice,...

It's never too late to take steps to improve your health. Will today be your day? Sit less, move more. Consider the ways you can add more activity into your day...

As we age, we become aware of changes in our bodies and how they function. For many, the telltale signs include a loss of energy, thinning hair, a slower metabolism. While some changes are to be expected, some may be the result of a hormonal...

Men, take charge of your health -- and sooner than later. Many men are concerned with their health when it comes to matters below the waist, sometimes unaware there are just as many health priorities above the waist too -- many in fact, that play...

Physical distancing is important - it keeps us healthy and can help keep people even more vulnerable safe too.  It also helps ensure our hospitals can manage their caseloads of COVID-19 and other patients who require specialized care. The virus is also leaving many people feeling...

At DeerFields Clinic, we offer a Human Performance Evaluation (HPE) designed to assess an individual’s Functional Capacity by evaluating physical fitness markers in the areas of Strength, Power, Endurance, Aerobic Capacity, and Mobility....

DeerFields Clinic is delighted to welcome Dr. Aaron Van Gaver as the newest member of our leading-edge medical and health team. Dr. Van Gaver is a licensed naturopathic doctor and certified addiction counsellor with additional training in acupuncture and recovery coaching. Naturopathic medicine’s main philosophy is...

Curcumin, a natural polyphenolic compound, could be a potential treatment option for patients with coronavirus disease. The attached study reviews some of the potential effects of curcumin such as inhibiting the entry of virus to the cell, inhibiting encapsulation of the virus and viral protease,...

Planking….. One exercise everyone loves to hate. This isometric exercise requires full body activation, minimal equipment (technically none) and can be done anywhere, anytime, any place. While crunches still seem to be a preferred core exercise by many, there is little evidence to support that...

You may not be sick with COVID-19, but you are absolutely affected by it -- and your mental health is at risk too. Although this is a global event unmatched by anything we've seen before, you are not helpless and certainly shouldn't be hopeless as...