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Why and How Do Naturopathic Doctors Focus on Prevention?

View the printable PDF version.  The AANP and INM would like to acknowledge Amy Rothenberg, ND, for her contributions to the content of this FAQ. Naturopathic doctors (NDs) follow six guiding principles that serve as a philosophical platform for all of naturopathic medicine. The principles influence how NDs think about medicine, make clinical decisions, and most importantly, how…

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Why Are a Growing Number of Medical Doctors (MDs) Working Collaboratively with Naturopathic Doctors (NDs)?

View the printable PDF version. The AANP and the INM would like to acknowledge Leonard A. Wisneski, MD, FACP and Dave Johnson, MD, FACC for their contributions to the content of this FAQ. Conventionally trained medical doctors find that naturopathic doctors have education, training and a practice approach that enhances care and expands treatment options for patients. Specifically: NDs…

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How Do Naturopathic Doctors Help Address Men’s Health?

View the printable PDF version. Five key lifestyle changes can add up to 12 years to a man’s life, according to a new Harvard study. But unhealthy lifestyle habits, less frequent screening, and late treatment for preventable chronic diseases all result in men dying at greater rates than women from causes including heart disease, diabetes, accidents, and cancer.…

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Is Naturopathic Medicine Safe?

FAQ #12: Is naturopathic medicine safe? A service for consumers from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) and the Institute for Natural Medicine (INM). Some of the content for this FAQ first appeared in an article by Dr. Matthew Strickland, ND, on the website of the Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges (AANMC). Naturopathic medicine emphasizes prevention and the…

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How Do Naturopathic Doctors Treat Patients with Diabetes?

FAQ #11: How Do Naturopathic Doctors Treat Patients with Diabetes? A service for consumers from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) and the Institute for Natural Medicine (INM). Licensed naturopathic doctors are trained in both conventional and integrative approaches to treating all types of diabetes, including types 1 and 2, gestational diabetes, and prediabetes. Focusing on the…

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How Do Naturopathic Doctors Empower People to Take Charge of Their Health?

Written by the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and the Institute for Natural Medicine (INM). Empowering people to become more informed about their health options, more involved in decisions made about their health, and more capable of maintaining their own good health can lead to better health outcomes and lower costs.1 In addition to diagnosing…

Integrative and Naturopathic Treatment of Diabetic Nephropathy, Retinopathy, and Neuropathy

Naturopathic Webinar 9 Integrative & Naturopathic Treatment of Diabetic Nephropathy, Retinopathy and Neuropathy with Dr. Mona Morstein, ND Tuesday, March 24: 6:30 – 9:00 pm 2.5 CE Credits (approved by the Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine; pending approval from the AANP) 3 CEs for CA licensed acupuncturists (pending) $69 non-member | $49 member Course Overview Uncontrolled diabetes creates…

Diabetes and Natural Medicine

Dr. Siobhan Hanlon will be discussing the importance of diet, nutrients, herbs and lifestyle changes needed to prevent the development of diabetes. This lecture will also be highlighting the natural approach to managing an existing condition safely. When: February 5th at 6pm Where:Inner Source Health Huntington 11 Stewart Ave Huntington, NY 11743 More about Dr.…

Diabetes and Natural Medicine

Wednesday, March 26, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm – Natural Gourmet Institute in New York City The rate of diabetes in this country continues to rise exponentially. Today, Dr. Bongiorno will give solid advice on how we can guard against developing diabetes, what to do if diagnosed, and how to better manage an existing condition.…