What Role Does Naturopathic Medicine Have In Weight Management?

If you’re reading this, you’re probably familiar with the rapid and widespread rise of obesity in our society. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one-third of U.S. adults are obese — a condition that is associated with higher rates of illness and death. If you’ve tried dieting to lose weight but never seem to be able to stick with it, or if you’ve embarked on rigorous exercise programs but don’t see any results, then naturopathic medicine may offer an alternative way to help manage your weight without relying on dieting and exercise alone. Naturopathy…

3 Reasons To Seek Naturopathic Treatment For Your Next Mental Illness

If you’re struggling with a mental illness, it’s probably because you need treatment. When the symptoms of your mental illness are just too much for you to handle on your own or when they prevent you from living life how you would like to live it, that’s when medication is needed. But what if there were another way? Your doctor might be able to recommend a medication, but what if they could also treat the root cause of your mental illness? Naturopathic doctors are all about treating the root cause. They want to get rid of your symptoms without you…

The Most Recent Advancements In Naturopathic Medicine

It seems as though every day there is a new advancement in the world of medicine, whether that be pharmaceuticals or treatments. It can be difficult to keep up with all of the changes, let alone decide which avenue is right for you when it comes time to seek treatment. One field that is constantly evolving is naturopathic medicine.  Here Are Some Of The Most Recent Advancements In This Area Exercise positively influences your immune system. In a study of elderly adults, those who were more physically active had a stronger immune response to the flu vaccine. [1] This means…

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What A Naturopath Can Do For You During The Flu And Cold Season?

While you are heading off to the pharmacy for your over-the-counter cold and flu medications, have you considered what a naturopath could do for you? Naturopathic therapies can be extremely helpful in both preventing and managing the symptoms of these illnesses.  Here are some of the most common naturopathic treatments used for cold and flu season. Echinacea : Echinaforce® or Echinaforce® Kids – These are herbal remedies that can be helpful in the early stages of a cold/flu to help decrease the severity and duration of the illness. However, these products do not have any effect on Influenza viruses. To…

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