Naturopath Tyler Jean believes food can help heal us.
Jean, a naturopathic physician, incorporates natural remedies such as herbal supplements and vitamin infusions into the care of his patients. Jean describes it as “not treating the symptoms.” [but] “Treat the person.”
Sonia Baghdady is told by he that he may use pharmaceuticals, herbs and dietary interventions to supplement, or even physical medicine. Make an appointment now. “So, it just gives me a greater tool kit to meet the patient at their level and help them achieve their health goals.”
Jean said that he used to eat “more convenience and packaged food” in the past until health concerns forced him to change his diet. After transitioning to veganism— though it was “more for the nutritional benefits as it relates to athletic performance, as opposed to the ethical reasons— Jean returned to a more balanced diet, incorporating some animal proteins.
Jean believes that veganism can be embraced by people who want to eat organically. Jean explains that he was initially very careful about his food choices, and opted for a clean eating approach. He stated that “I wouldn’t eat.” [meat] If it weren’t grass-fed.”
Jean is now attempting to “give…