Naturopathic doctors, or naturopaths, provide health care for the entire family. Many people think of them as the general practitioners of the alternative medicine world. However, naturopaths can also be specialists in areas such as digestive health, gynecology, respiratory health, cardiovascular health, urology, pediatrics, dermatology and musculoskeletal health. In most state, they can also perform minor […]
Alternative medicine (natural medicine) has been around virtually forever. Even animals know to eat grass, berries, leaves, and flowers to help themselves feel better. Survival skills evolved into natural medicine. Humans also learned to make use of their natural environment to sustain their health and livelihoods. Plants, fruits, nuts, and seeds provided nourishment. Leaves, stems, roots, […]
A STROKE is a sudden, shocking, life altering event. Strokes can be relatively minor with complete recovery in a short amount of time. That would be a blessing. However, many strokes are more complex. In these cases, recovery is long and arduous, often leaving the person with some disability for the rest of his/her life.
Currently, 65-75 million people in the U.S. suffer from diabetes type 2, or adult diabetes. While diabetes type 2 used to make its appearance in your 40’s or 50’s, it now affects even children. Hence, the term adult diabetes no longer applies. Diet and lifestyle are by far the leading causes of Type 2 diabetes. […]