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Why I Became a Naturopathic Physician

Naturopathic medicine week is this week, October 9th-15th, and I figured it was time to share why I became a naturopathic physician. My life transformed when I learned about naturopathic medicine at the age of 15 and to my mom, I will always be grateful. From Disease to Wellness Doctors prescribed me frequent antibiotics and…

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Image of a balding patient diagnosed with alopecia. Alternative medical techniques are successful for treating alopecia.

PRP: Effective Therapy for Alopecia Areata

“Victories are won usually through a great deal of patience, planning and perseverance, and rarely accomplished at a single stroke.” (Shoghi Effendi, Lights of Guidance, p. 598) For almost 9 years, I did everything to treat my daughter’s alopecia areata, an autoimmune condition that causes hair loss. Some treatments worked a little and others not…

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Love Your Thyroid!

You want to run and be active but your chronic symptoms, depression, fatigue and pain are stopping you from living your potential. And no one can figure it out. The answer may lie in your thyroid function. A problem with your thyroid hormones may be the reason for majority of your symptoms, including weight gain,…

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Image of a brain scan showing a tumor from Glioblastoma

Glioblastoma Linked to Lyme Disease

Glioblastoma Linked to Lyme Disease Glioblastoma, the most aggressive brain tumor, began to disappear when patients started treatment for chronic Lyme disease. That was my hypothesis ten years ago: the etiology of glioblastoma may begin with a suppressed immune system and hypoxia (low tissue oxygen) created by Borrelia burgdorferi, co-infections, along with a history of head trauma and…

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