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Naturopathy

Naturopathic Medicine is a distinct system of primary care that addresses the root cause of illness or disease and promotes health and healing using natural therapies.  Naturopathic doctors are specially trained in disease prevention and thereby are able to provide education to the person’s served about how to achieve optimal health and wellness. Their technique is focused on treating the person not just the disease. Naturopathic Medicine is the oldest form of effective medicine which can be dated back hundreds of years.  Naturopathic Doctors (ND’s) focus on investigating the cause of the health disorder; in other words, focus on why a health disorder is present so they can effectively correct the physiology to return the system back to its correct way of functioning.  The appearance of symptoms in the body during a diseased condition is simply a signal that there is something wrong within the body due to improper diet, nutritional deficiencies, environmental factors, toxicities, injury and stress, to merely name a few examples.   Naturopathic doctors focus on allowing the body to heal itself while using methods and medicines that minimize the risk of harmful side effects.  Individualized treatment is the focus of naturopathic care that includes the consideration of the physical, mental, emotional, genetic, environmental and social factors therefore regarding the person as a whole.  Naturopathic Doctors integrate standard medical diagnostics with a broad range of natural therapies.