banner
alive logo
FoodFamilyLifestyleBeautySustainabilityHealthImmunity

alive Contributors

Aleksandra Niedzwiecki, PhD

Aleksandra Niedzwiecki, PhD

Aleksandra Niedswicki is a writer and is currently conducting clinical research on cardiovascular disease and nutritional supplements.

Dennis H. Harris, MD

Dennis H. Harris, MD

Dennis H. Harris, MD graduated from Ohio State Medical School in 1963. He is a recognized leader in the field of snoring and other sleep disturbances.

Leslie Smith-Mathe

Leslie Smith-Mathe

Anne Wilke

Anne Wilke

Anne Wilke is scientific advisor to the Canadian Health Food Association.

Giselle Roeder

Giselle Roeder

Giselle Roeder is the author of Healing with Water, number 11 in the alive Natural Health Guide series, available in health food stores or through alive books (800-661-0303).

Bryn Lake

Bryn Lake

Bryn Lake is a health-conscious snowboarding enthusiast who works at the sports store "Level" in Vancouver, BC.

Robert Wageman, DDS

Robert Wageman, DDS

Robert Wageman, DDS, is a member of the Canadian Dental Society, College of Dental Surgeons of BC, and Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He practises dentistry in Kelowna, BC. drwageman.com.

Jorg Ostrowski, MArch

Jorg Ostrowski, MArch

Jorg Ostrowski is a builder of sustainable homes in Calgary, AB.

Roberto Kaplan, OD

Roberto Kaplan, OD

Roberto Kaplan is the author of The Power Behind Your Eyes and Healthy Eyes, a Home Study Course soon available through the alive Academy of Nutrition. He resides in Roberts Creek, BC.

Dana Hudson

Dana Hudson

Dana Hudson is the Director of The Rocky Mountain School of Music in Golden, BC.

Barbara Hourston

Barbara Hourston

Barbara Hourston is a founding member of the Greater Nanaimo Cycling Coalition and the Nanaimo Area Land Trust.

Sharon Crawford

Sharon Crawford

Sharon Crawford is a Toronto writer who specializes in writing about healthcare and seniors. She also writes mystery fiction and book reviews.

Michelle Biton, MSc, and Sabitri Ghosh

Michelle Biton, MSc, and Sabitri Ghosh

Michelle Biton, MSc (Holisitic Nutrition) is a health and nutritional coach who specializes in helping people create positive relationships with food. She can be reached at 604-617-3677 or by e-mail, michelleb

Jeanne Manning

Jeanne Manning

Jeane Manning is author of The Coming Energy Revolution.

Kyle Looby

Kyle Looby

Linda Burnside

Linda Burnside

Linda Burnside and Susy Alvarez are roasters with Alternative Grounds, a roastery and distributor of fair trade coffees in Toronto. alternativegrounds.com.

Mary Bennet, MH

Mary Bennet, MH

Andrew Michrowski

Andrew Michrowski

Armand Ayaltin, RHA, RHP

Armand Ayaltin, RHA, RHP

Armand Ayaltin is a registered herbal practitioner living in North Vancouver, BC.

Sharla K. Sutherland, PhD

Sharla K. Sutherland, PhD

Sharla K. Sutherland, PhD (Physiology), is a scientist and medical writer at CV Technologies in Edmonton. For more information, visit www.cvtechnologies.com.

Rob Vaughan

Rob Vaughan

Anthony Burbridge

Anthony Burbridge

Anthony Burbridge is living in Calgary, AB.

Dean Camfferman

Dean Camfferman

Dean Camfferman and his wife Brenda operate Bio-Energetics, a wellness centre in Burnaby, BC.

Shelley Armstrong

Shelley Armstrong

alive is taking natural health to the next levelAt alive, we pride ourselves on guiding your wellness journey with integrity and transparency.

For 45+ years, alive has been the trusted source of natural health intel. Our editors scour PubMed to ensure that all articles reference high-quality studies.

Our articles are written by the most qualified natural health experts, including naturopathic doctors, registered dieticians, and personal trainers.

Our recipes are developed by chefs who adhere to strict nutritional guidelines and provide alternatives for those with dietary restrictions. (Vegan? Gluten-free? We got you.)