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What is the Difference Between a Licensed Naturopathic Doctor and an Unlicensed Naturopath?

FAQ #4: What is the difference between a licensed naturopathic doctor and an unlicensed naturopath? A service for consumers from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) and the Institute for Natural Medicine (INM) Licensed naturopathic doctors, sometimes referred to as naturopathic physicians, are regulated at the state level to practice naturopathic medicine. Naturopathic medical students…

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Grey Hair to Black Again

How to Reverse Grey Hair Anti-Aging is a fad that is not about to end any-time soon. Fifteen-Hundred Baby Boomers are turning 65 on a daily basis and they want to look as gorgeous as the Millennials, or at least feel that way, right? And Millennials want to preserve their peak… the elders are turning 35…

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Surprising Everyday Health Obstacles

Written by Dr. Patricia Pimentel Selassie.   The absolute best way to start a journey to good health is with detox. When I tell my patients this, a lot of them say to me, “I eat healthy! I don’t eat donuts or fried foods. Why would I have to detox?” What they don’t realize is…

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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…

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The Power of Flower Essences

Written by Dr. Sean Heerey.  Are you feeling frustrated? Tired of the atmosphere and politics in your office? Overwhelmed? In despair? Do you wake up every day worried? Are you feeling stressed out by all the little things that you need to get done? If you answered YES to any of these questions then there…

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Dry Skin, Begone!

Written by NYANP member Dr. Patricia Pimentel Selassie.  While moisturizer use has its place, dry skin is a signal from the body that some things are imbalanced and need our attention.  We can actually prevent dry skin in the first place with these three easy, healthful steps! Step 1: Nutrition is always my number one…

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13 Common but Hidden Symptoms of Food Sensitivities

Written by Dr. Millie Lytle.  A true food allergy generates life threatening histamine type 1 release, most understood by bronchial swelling and throat closing over, in the case of shrimp or peanut exposure. There are also lesser-known allergy signals in the intestines, called Histamine 2 receptors. Allergies from foods and ingredients such as gluten, known…

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Genetic Health Conditions: An Introduction

Part 1 of Dr. Doni’s Series on How Genetic Mutations Affect Your Health Dr Doni Wilson explains how genetic mutations are often at the root of poor health and explains how the effects can be minimized, often with very simple treatment. Many people suffer with chronic health conditions such as fatigue, insomnia, anxiety, depression, and…

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The Value of Naturopathic Medicine in New York–Part VI: Patient Satisfaction

Written by Dr. Sean Heerey.*  This is the sixth article of our six-article series on the efficacy, cost-effectiveness, and safety of naturopathic medicine when it comes to health promotion and disease prevention based on research from across the country.  To read the five prior articles of The Value of Naturopathic Medicine in New York, please click here:…