Naturopathic Medicine

Review Finds Cost Effectiveness of Complementary and Integrative Medicine in More Than Two Dozen High-Quality Studies

December 26, 2012

Even when research finds that complementary and integrative medicine (CIM) or approaches are effective, these still may be shunned by health care’s major stakeholders. Employers, private insurers and government agencies like Medicare that pay for services often block inclusion due to concerns about costs. The findings of an exhaustive, systematic review of cost studies on […]

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The Swiss Government’s Remarkable Report on Homeopathic Medicine

March 1, 2012

The Swiss government has a long and widely-respected history of neutrality, and therefore, reports from this government on controversial subjects need to be taken more seriously than other reports from countries that are more strongly influenced by present economic and political constituencies. When one considers that two of the top five largest drug companies in […]

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Many Health-Care Workers Have Turned to Alternative Medicine – HealthDay – By Alan Mozes – (Friday, August 26, 2011) –

September 13, 2011

 FRIDAY, Aug. 26 (HealthDay News) — Three out of every four U.S. health-care workers use some form of complementary or alternative medicine or practice to help stay healthy, a new report shows.  What’s more, doctors, nurses and their assistants, health technicians, and healthcare administrators were actuallymore likely than the general public to use any number of […]

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Supplements or flu shots

November 30, 2010

Washington Post (D.C.) – Supplements or flu shots – By Jennifer LaRue Huget – (Monday, November 29, 2010) – http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/11/29/AR2010112904845.html Nearly half of Americans plan to use dietary supplements or homeopathic treatments to help ward off influenza this season. But only about a third of that group plans to also get a flu shot. That’s […]

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Naturopathic Medicine Approach to Chronic Disease

October 27, 2010

Prospective patients call our office daily with questions regarding how naturopathic medicine differs from conventional medicine. This video explains how our approaches are fundamentally different and how naturopathic medicine treats and prevents chronic illnesses such as cardiovascular disease and diabetes. –  Stephanie Becker, ND http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEo6PNU8Ahk&p=D41D8FE81B4BE3FF&playnext=1&index=4

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