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. Get involved 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 stated that in the past he had opted for convenience and pre-packaged food until health concerns forced him into a complete change. 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 stated that he was the first to go vegan and eat organic food. He says that he was very particular about food choices and adopted a “clean eating approach”. [meat] It wouldn’t be grass fed.
Jean’s current approach is to “give…