According to the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, Naturopathic medicine is based on the belief that the human body has an innate healing ability. Naturopathic doctors (NDs) teach their patients to use diet, exercise, lifestyle changes and cutting edge natural therapies to enhance their bodies’ ability to ward off and combat disease. NDs view the […]
Erika Siegel of Portland, Oregon had plans to become a doctor. She wasn’t completely comfortable with what conventional medicine had to offer though, so she was confused about her career path. Her confusion turned to curiosity when she received a postcard in the mail from a Naturopathic school. That postcard ultimately changed her life. Today […]
Naturopathic medicine provides safe, effective, and affordable health care and encourages prevention of chronic and debilitating conditions.
Naturopathic medicine does not focus on disease symptoms, but rather the underlying causes.
You’ve probably had it before – that nauseous feeling, followed by spending the next few days in or close to a bathroom. Even worse, perhaps you’ve had to take care of a child who becomes so weak that you constantly worry about whether you’re doing enough to help him or her. It’s the dreaded stomach […]
Fibromyalgia (FMS) is a chameleon of an illness that may present with many different symptoms. What makes it recognizable, however, is this triad: (1) wide-spread chronic muscle pain, and (2) the inability to sleep despite (3) extreme exhaustion. Research suggests that these symptoms are the result of nervous system changes, and alterations in the function […]
Some simple equipment and hot and cold water can bring major relief to migraine and tension headaches.
Rosacea is a chronic condition that affects millions of Americans, but with some minor changes in lifestyle you can treat the symptoms.
An interview with Dr. Jason Wexler about his approach to supplementation and thyroid health.
Natural Remedies and Therapies for Rheumatoid Arthritis
While Crohn’s disease may at first seem intolerable, one can combat it with holistic treatment and by becoming aware of food triggers.