NATERA FX™ is a professional line of hemp- and plant-based natural health products designed to assist health care professionals to optimize their current lifestyle medicine programs.
By incorporating therapeutic and foundational nutrition, health care professionals are better equipped to address the underlying causes of chronic disease, resulting in superior outcomes and a greater safety profile when compared to conventional treatment.
All NATERA FX™ products are locally manufactured in the Greater Vancouver region of British Columbia, Canada.
Dr. Lorne Swetlikoff BSc ND
Dr. Swetlikoff is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor (Bastyr University of Naturopathic Medicine, Seattle, WA) with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Cell and Developmental Biology from the University of British Columbia. Dr. Swetlikoff has been in practice for 24 years and has extensive experience in comprehensive patient care and naturopathic medicine through clinics in Vancouver and Castlegar, BC. He currently owns and operates the Vancouver Naturopathic Clinic, a busy, progressive and successful naturopathic practice in Vancouver, BC.
Dr. Swetlikoff has joined the NATERA FX™ team as a Medical Advisor to health care professionals in British Columbia & Alberta, where he directly consults with multiple disciplines – including Naturopathic Doctors, Doctors of Chiropractic, Medical Doctors, Pharmacists, and others – to guide them in recommending the most effective application of the NATERA FX™ professional line of natural health products for their clients.
Dr. Swetlikoff is available via email at DrLorne@naterafx.com.
Dr. Stuart Love BSc DC
Lifestyle Health Consultant
Dr. Love is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic (Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College – Clinic Honours, Toronto, ON) with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Performance from the University of Victoria, BC. In practice for 22 years, Dr. Love has been delivering full chiropractic care, functional training, and nutritional services in a professional, wellness-oriented manner. Dr. Love is also an Independent Therapist who works with professional golfers that play on the PGA Tour. He still maintains a successful chiropractic practice, Balance Wellness & Sport, in Victoria, BC.
Dr. Love has joined the NATERA FX™ team as a Lifestyle Health Consultant to health care professionals in Victoria and Vancouver Island, BC, where he directly consults with multiple disciplines – including Doctors of Chiropractic, Naturopathic Doctors, Medical Doctors, Pharmacists, and others – to guide them in recommending the most effective application of the NATERA FX™ professional line of natural health products for their clients.
Dr. Love is available via email at DrLove@naterafx.com.
Dr. Laura Stix HBSc ND
Dr. Stix is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor (Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, New Westminster, BC) with an Honours Degree in Science from the University of Waterloo, ON, graduating magna cum laude with a Major in Psychology and a Minor in Biology. Awarded a research grant to study the brain, her interests ultimately led to mind-body medicine, completing advanced training in hypnotherapy and neuro-linguistic programming. As such, she is one of the few Naturopathic Doctors in Canada that is trained to successfully incorporate Clinical Hypnotherapy into her practice, leveraging the mind as medicine, and helping clients overcome personal road-blocks.
Dr. Stix has a decade of clinical experience with a practice that is rooted in lifestyle medicine and evidence-based therapies. Her special interests are in mental health conditions, self-limiting behaviours and stress management, particularly as they relate to weight loss, gastrointestinal problems and chronic disease states.
Dr. Stix practices in Waterloo, ON, and has joined the NATERA FX™ team as a Medical Consultant to health care professionals in Ontario where she directly consults with multiple disciplines – including Naturopathic Doctors, Doctors of Chiropractic, Medical Doctors, Pharmacists, and others – to guide them in recommending the most effective application of the NATERA FX™ professional line of natural health products for their clients.
Dr. Stix is available via email at DrLaura@naterafx.com.
Claire (Jui-Ting) Chou 周瑞婷 BA (Econ)
International Sales Division (Taiwan & China)
Claire obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Economics from Soochow University, a top private university in Taipei, Taiwan, and applied her education and training over the next 25 years to carve out a successful career with various organizations involved in the importation of goods, domestic sales, international trading, and corporate sales and marketing - all while in Taiwan - and retail sales and management while in Canada.
Claire had been directly involved with the import of goods and domestic sales for 8 years and then moved on to international trading for another 4 years. Shortly after, The Walt Disney Company (Taiwan) Ltd. came calling and that's where she spent the next 5 years as a Senior Marketing Manager in the International Direct-to-Consumer division for this worldwide entertainment company. Her successes did not end there as she left Taiwan and moved to beautiful Vancouver, BC, Canada and joined the retail giant TJX Canada in the Retail Store Operations division and into a management position.
Claire is responsible for expanding the NATERA FX™ brand into Taiwan and China as she has maintained numerous corporate connections overseas during her time in Canada.
Claire is available via email at Claire@naterafx.com.
B. Vic Vicic CLE FMCP
National Brand Manager
Vic has been involved in the development and distribution of professional natural health products and lifestyle medicine services for the past 16 years. He was a Senior Functional Medicine Consultant for 10 years, has been a Certified Lifestyle Educator since 2005, and a graduate of Applied Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice, all to further his passion for Functional and Lifestyle Medicine.
Vic has been instrumental – and the key driving force – in the development, marketing and distribution of NATERA FX™. His vision and direction has allowed NATERA FX™ to be overwhelmingly accepted and highly regarded by health care professionals world-wide as the pre-eminent brand of hemp-based natural health products in the professional nutraceutical and functional foods market.
As National Brand Manager, Vic oversees the ongoing development of the NATERA FX™ professional line of formulations – including the next generation of products – as well as national and international distribution.
Vic is available via email at Vic@naterafx.com.