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How Do Naturopathic Doctors Treat Endometriosis?

View the printable PDF version. The AANP and INM would like to acknowledge Marianne Marchese, ND and Amy Rothenberg, ND for their contributions to the content of this FAQ.Endometriosis is one of the common yet misunderstood medical conditions, affecting 10-15 percent ofwomen of childbearing age. Licensed naturopathic doctors (NDs) utilize effective diagnostic interventions for discovering underlying causes of endometriosis. Trained extensively in clinical nutrition,…

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How Do Naturopathic Doctors Help Address Fertility and Infertility?

FAQ #20: How do naturopathic doctors help address fertility and infertility?  View the printable PDF version. The AANP and the INM would like to acknowledge Jaclyn Chasse, ND, for her contributions to the content of this FAQ.  If you and your partner are struggling to have a baby, you are not alone. One in eight couples in the United…

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How Should I Choose a Naturopathic Doctor?

FAQ #5:  How Should I Choose a Naturopathic Doctor? A service for consumers from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) and the Institute for Natural Medicine (INM) The most important criteria in selecting a naturopathic doctor are that the doctor 1) has a naturopathic medical degree earned from an accredited, four-year, in-residence, naturopathic medical college…

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Glutathione: What Is It and How to Increase It

Written by Dr. Doni Wilson.  Our bodies make antioxidants to protect our cells from oxidative stress. For instance, glutathione is one of the most potent antioxidants, and it’s made right inside our bodies. That’s a rather amazing thought, and yet it makes sense. Plants do the same thing—they make antioxidants, especially when they are under…

Healthy Aging and Dementia: New Research on an age old problem

Dr. Robert Kachko ND, LAc of Inner Source Natural Health and Acupuncture will present on the advances in our understanding of aging and age-related cognitive decline. Through the use of diet, acupuncture, and lifestyle interventions, it is possible to slow down the aging process and add quality years of life. When: Thursday February 18th 2016,…

Don’t Stress! Tips for Health and Finances

Don’t Stress! Tips for Health and Finances Tuesday January 26, 2016 6:30-8:00 pm The Coffee House 20 West 44th Street, 6th Floor between 6th and 5th avenues New York, NY If you have been experiencing trouble sleeping, depression, frequent colds and flus, headaches, lack of energy, and upset stomach, stress could be to blame. For…

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How to Relax and De-Stress, Naturally!

ARTICLE WRITTEN BY DR. PATRICIA PIMENTEL SELASSIE.  Stress can often be the root cause of almost any disease.  Diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, dementia and eczema are all chronic diseases that are exacerbated with stress.  You have probably experienced getting a cold or flu when stressed out and tired.  It’s usually a sure sign that you…

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Hormones and Sleep Disruption in Menopause and Peri-menopause

Part 10 of Dr. Doni’s Series on Sleep Disruptors and Insomnia Dr. Doni Wilson, author of The Stress Remedy, explains how changes in estrogen and progesterone levels can affect your sleep, and what you can do about it. We spend, on average, one third of our lives sleeping and during that time, hormones in our…

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Tips for Avoiding the Common Cold

Article written by Dr. Siobhan Hanlon.  Scared of catching a cold? Here are a few things you can do to keep yourself healthy this winter. Supplement with vitamin D. Low levels of vitamin D have been linked to decreased immune function and increased risk of upper respiratory infections. Taken daily with a meal, vitamin D…

A Survival Toolkit for a Very Merry Stress-Free Holiday Season with Dr. Doni

While you likely know that stress is a major cause of a multitude of health issues, did you know that one of the biggest stress-triggers is the holiday season? That’s I believe everyone should have a “Toolkit” for getting through the stressful holiday season. Join me for this complimentary online webinar to discover: ▪ How…