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Do Naturopathic Doctors Prescribe Medication?

View the printable PDF version.The INM and AANP would like to acknowledge Christie Fleetwood, ND, RPh, for her contributions to the content of this FAQ. Licensed naturopathic doctors (NDs) are trained as primary care providers to diagnose, prevent, and treat acute and chronic illness. NDs complete rigorous education in pharmaceutical drugs during their four-year, science-based medical education, and…

Integrative Healthcare Symposium

The Integrative Healthcare Symposium Annual Conference is the only event where multi-disciplinary practitioners come together as a cohesive community. Attendees gather each year to connect, learn collaborate, and return to their practices with insights and techniques they can immediately incorporate into their patient practice. Enter promo code NYANP during registration and save 15% off your ticket!…

Your Liver and Your Health

Thursday, January 14, 2016: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm – Natural Gourmet Institute in New York City In Western terms, no other organ has the size and breadth of the liver. No other organ has as much responsibility, is susceptible to toxins and damage, or has the capacity for regeneration. In this class, Dr. Peter…

Hotflash: Women’s Hormone Truths Revealed

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 – 6:30PM to 9:30 – New York city Hormonal balance is the key to a healthy aging process, and feeling your best, but speaking to a doctor and reading books about the subject can conflicting information. Join Dr. Peter Bongiorno to tour the female hormonal system, take an understandable look at…

Dr. Jillian Finker’s Path to Wellness

Written by Patricia Pimentel Selassie, ND, CNS Dr. Jillian Finker is a Naturopathic Doctor from Long Island, New York. Her career path has been a lifelong journey, with a few landmark steps that led her to where she is today. Growing up on Long Island, Dr. Finker developed allergy-induced asthma at the age of eight.…

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What is Naturopathic Medicine?

Written by Dr. Patricia Pimentel Selassie.  For many people, Naturopathy is somewhat of an unfamiliar term.  It might bring to mind images of herbal concoctions, ancient remedies and alternative healing methods that are not practiced in conventional medicine.  Though Naturopathic Doctors do have a method that is different from your average MD, you might be…

Food and Your Mood plus Cosmic Soundscape of Meditative Sounds

Friday, June 19th, 2015 – 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM in Huntington – you are invited to a very special event – HARBOR LIGHTS YOGA is hosting an INFORMATIVE and RELAXING evening! JOIN US AS: Dr. Peter Bongiorno and Dr. Pina LoGiudice of Inner Source Natural Health discuss the connection of FOOD and MOOD. Come…

Inflammation Nation – Learn the Causes and Natural Care for Practically Every Illness

Wed, January 21, 2015: 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Inflammation is the number one underlying cause of most illnesses and imbalances. Cancer, heart disease, thyroid disease, auto-immune diseases, emotional disorders, skin conditions, for example, all have their roots in inflammation. Tonight, join Dr. Peter Bongiorno for this fascinating talk as he looks to the future of…