Posts in Naturopathic Medicine
What is Naturopathic Medicine?

What is naturopathic medicine?

Naturopathic Medicine is a distinct primary health care profession that combines the wisdom of nature with the rigors of modern science. Naturopathic physicians are trained as primary care providers who diagnose, treat and manage patients with acute and chronic conditions, while addressing disease and dysfunction at the level of body, mind and spirit.

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What is CranioSacral Therapy?

CranioSacral Therapy (CST) is a gentle form of bodywork used to release restrictions in the body. Sounds relatively simple. But in reality, CST is so much more than that.

The original form of CST, developed by Dr. John Upledger, focused on balancing the natural rhythm of cerebral spinal fluid, the fluid that surrounds your brain and spinal cord. Through his work, he found that restoring this natural rhythm helped patients with headaches, migraines, neck pain, back pain, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, and other conditions that are primarily affected by the central nervous system. 

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DIY Natural Health: Buyers Beware

I came across a great article today that was written by a fellow naturopathic doctor. The article is about being a savvy consumer in a market flooded with herbal products. But the natural health market is flooded with more than just herbal products. There are vitamins, supplements, homeopathics, recipes, articles, guides, ebooks, programs, and more everywhere you look. And while I love the enthusiasm for natural health, there are some inherent issues with this market. Namely, the people selling these products do not have the proper qualifications.

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