Anne’s success story: depression and anxiety

Anne’s success story: depression and anxiety

Years ago, a difficult time in Anne’s life led to panic attacks so severe she had to be hospitalized. For years, she struggled with managing her subsequent depression and anxiety with little success and resulting in hopelessness and suicidal tendencies. Then she found Truehope. Today, she feels incredible, fortunate, blessed, calm, centred, stable, and whole. Continue reading

Why take 100 vitamins when you can take 1?

Why take 100 vitamins when you can take 1?

The following account of Dr. Charles Popper’s initial experience with EMPowerplus is taken from testimony he gave as an expert witness in Truehope’s 2006 court victory over Health Canada. He testified that up to that time, he had assisted 100–150 of his own patients and consulted with other doctors on 300–500 more patients in the use of EMPowerplus.

Dr. Popper had been working with a young patient who had bipolar. Because of extenuating circumstances, he had reluctantly put the child on EMPowerplus, using a bottle Truehope reps had left with him earlier when they had visited him about the product.

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What if nutrition could treat mental illness?

What if nutrition could treat mental illness?

Despite the advent of medications and other therapies over the last 50 years, mental illness rates have risen rather than declined. Over the last decade, scientists have been uncovering an uncomfortable truth: what we eat affects our mental health.

In this talk at the University of Canterbury, mental health researcher Dr. Julia Rucklidge discusses the data that shows an alarming picture of food choices serving as risk factors to all kinds of psychiatric problems. She also introduces the recent paradigm shift of using nutrients to treat these challenges, reviewing the evidence to date. Continue reading