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August 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NUNM Appoints Dr. Glenn Smith Associate Vice President of Student Affairs PORTLAND, Ore. (Aug. 17, 2017) — National University of Natural Medicine has appointed Glenn C. Smith, EdD to the position of associate vice president of Student Affairs and dean of students. Smith is a college administrator and educator with more than 30 years of experience, marked by progressively increased responsibility in positions dedicated to student affairs and learning. Most recently, Smith...
August 03, 2017
MILWAUKEE, WI, August 3, 2017 –With a clear goal of “moving forward while maintaining our roots,” the Naturopathic Medical Student Association (NMSA) made an impact at this year’s conference held in concert with the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians event on July 12-15 in Phoenix, AZ. More than 100 students registered for the NMSA conference, which featured a powerful line-up of naturopathic leaders sharing their wisdom and knowledge. “ We were extremely impressed by the content...
July 27, 2017
For Immediate Release Nationally recognized champion of naturopathic medicine, Laura Farr, to take the helm full-time in September. (Washington, DC) July 24, 2017 – The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) recently announced the appointment of Laura Farr as the new executive director for the AANP. The announcement came during their Annual Convention Gala, which took place at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix on July 15. The AANP board of directors chose Farr, who has served as...
July 26, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NUNM Names New Dean Of College of Naturopathic Medicine PORTLAND, Ore. (July 25, 2017)—National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) has appointed Shehab El-Hashemy (pronounced Sheh-HAHB El-hah-SHEH-me), ND, Dean of the College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. El-Hashemy is an experienced naturopathic academic administrator, associate professor and practicing physician, as well as the author of two popular books on naturopathic and integrative primary care. Dean Melanie...
July 17, 2017
Dallas, TX – July 17. 2017, Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN and Essential Formulas Director of Scientific Research published his scientific paper Lactobacillus fermentum ME-3: A New Era In Glutathione Therapy in the June 2017 edition of the The Townsend Letter, the Examiner of Alternative Medicine. “Probiotic research is fast transforming our understanding of human health as science is discovering exclusive strains can produce highly specific health benefits,” said Dr. Pelton. “This is truly an...
July 07, 2017
July 7, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE American Holistic Nurses Association Promotes Holistic Self-Care for Nurses through One-Day Regional Conference in Rochester, MN The American Holistic Nurses Association will hold a regional conference entitled Holistic Self-Care: Your Secret Power for Enhancing Patient Care on Friday, September 8, 2017 in Rochester, MN at the Assissi Heights Spirituality Center. Attendees will gain new self-care skills they can use at home or work including: aromatherapy,...
July 06, 2017
July 6, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  American Holistic Nurses Association Promotes Holistic Self-Care for Nurses through One-Day Regional Conference in Augusta, GA On November 3, 2017 the American Holistic Nurses Association will hold a regional conference entitled Holistic Self-Care: Your Secret Power for Enhancing Patient Care in Augusta, GA at the Augusta University Alumni Center. Nurses will gain new self-care skills they can use at home or work including: aromatherapy, energy healing,...
June 28, 2017
Created specifically for people who have Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth MILWAUKEE, WI, June 28, 2017 – People who have Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth or SIBO have significant dietary challenges. It can be especially difficult to find recipes that help them adhere to a diet that addresses their special needs and also tastes great. Thanks to the introduction of two new cookbooks by SIBO expert Rebecca Coomes, people who are struggling to eat SIBO-friendly foods will find it easier...
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...