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June 20, 2017
For Immediate Release June 20, 2017 Naturopathic Medicine Treats Each Person Holistically to Establish Optimal Health  Washington, DC – Naturopathic medicine emphasizes prevention and self-healing, treating each person holistically to establish optimal health. This is according to the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP), which today released a new FAQ for consumers on the definition and focus of naturopathic medicine, in partnership with the Institute for Natural Medicine (...
June 08, 2017
Dr. Sheila Dean, DSc, RDN, LDN, CCN, CDE, IFMCP and Kathie Swift, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND, EBQ are the proud co-founders of the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy™ (IFNA™, www.IFNAcademy.com,) a comprehensive online training and mentoring program for registered dietitian nutritionists and other health care providers. IFNA™ is a CPE Accredited Provider of over 233 CPEUs by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. All IFNA™ modules are taught by a multi-disciplinary “all-star cast” of the...
May 15, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2017 Thousands of children and teens in four counties to benefit from I’m healthy!/¡Soy sano! Hillsboro, OR. – The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) has awarded a total of $1,904,400 to Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center (Virginia Garcia), National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) Health Centers, and Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) to provide health care services during 2017 to more than 4,000 children and teens in Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington and...
May 11, 2017
Allergy Research Group launches Aller-Aid™ L-92®!     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aller-Aid™ L-92® contains Lactobacillus acidophilus L-92®, a specific well studied strain, isolated from the human mouth, vagina, and GI tract, which has been shown to help balance Th1/Th2 and other immune cytokines.* L-92® is a sterilized immunobiotic dry cell powder. The formula is enhanced with Boswellia, Luteolin, and non-GMO vitamin C.* L-92® helps balance Th1/Th2 and other immune cytokines* Supports nasal and...
May 05, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE If you’re interested in a more in-depth understanding of therapeutic elimination diets for clinical nutrition practice, this 6-module track is just for you! We’ll explore the evidence base and the clinical application of “whole food as medicine” dietary therapies such as gluten and casein free, FODMAPs, ketogenic, histamine restricted, vegan, paleo, and several other health supportive therapeutic elimination diets. You will learn the “ins and outs” of each dietary therapy...
May 02, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MILWAUKEE, WI May 2, 2017 – The first of its kind conference on the topic of integrative treatment for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) was held March 25 and 26, 2017 at National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, Illinois. Presented by Synergy CME Resource Group, Inc., the conference featured an international line-up of experts presenting integrative information about a comprehensive spectrum of SIBO-related topics. In addition to several leading...
April 24, 2017
For Immediate Release  Contact: Taryn Ward Manager of Public Relations, Marketing & Communications  American Association of Naturopathic Physicians  202-237-8150 x105  taryn.ward@naturopathic.org  Naturopathic Doctors will call attention to the need to have a greater role as primary care providers  (Washington, DC) April 24, 2017 – The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) will host its annual DC Federal Legislative Initiative (DC FLI), April 29-30 at the Hyatt Regency in...
April 24, 2017
For Immediate Release  Contact: Taryn Ward  Manager of Public Relations, Marketing & Communications  American Association of Naturopathic Physicians  taryn.ward@naturopathic.org ∙ 202.237.8150 x105  Effective Alternatives to Opioids for Chronic Pain: The Clinical Case Explored in April 29 Seminar  (Washington, D.C.) April 14, 2017 – The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) will hold a half-day seminar exploring Natural Approaches to Chronic Pain: Effective Alternatives to...
April 17, 2017
April 17, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The American Holistic Nurses Association, in response to the chronic pain and opioid abuse epidemic, has released the first section of its Holistic Pain Relief Toolkit to educate and support nurses in using evidence-based nonpharmacologic approaches in their practice. “The Holistic Nurses' Pain Relief Tools for Patients & Self-Care” is a much needed guide that is a great resource for implementing the time-tested nonpharmacologic approaches to comfort...
April 10, 2017
April 10, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA), in response to registered nurses becoming increasingly interested in the use of essential oils in healthcare, is offering evidence-based aromatherapy education for the nursing profession. Our first offering is a series of three evidence-based aromatherapy webinars that are approved for 1 hour of continuing nursing education. Go to http://www.ahna.org/shop/Webinar-CNE to register for one or all of these...