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August 04, 2016
Become an Integrative and Functional Nutrition Certified Practitioner! Nationally renowned Integrative Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN’s), Dr. Sheila Dean and Kathie Swift are excited to announce their new online training program, the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy™ (IFNA™) for dietitians, nutritionists and other healthcare professionals.    IFN Academy™ is a CPEU accredited provider by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. IFNA™ offers both online, e-learning programs...
August 04, 2016
REGISTER TODAY for the Creating Integrative Cancer Teams: Learning from those who Make it Work conference,September 25-26, Hyatt Regency, Crystal City, DC.   In case you didn't notice; there's a discount for registering early, but you must register by Friday, August 5.     This two-day event will arm you the latest research and integrative team-building best practices that you can use, almost immediately. Learn from a team of experts in Eastern and Western medicine to treat the whole patient...
August 02, 2016
We had an incredible time this past week at the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians annual convention.  For the first time ever, Natural Medicine Journal hosted an intimate reception to say thanks to our incredible Editorial Board.  It was a great way to connect with old friends and meet some new friends as well.   Without our Editorial Board and other talented authors, we wouldn’t be able to provide Natural Medicine Journal and it’s cutting edge information on integrative medicine...
July 18, 2016
Pet-Oriented Trade Association Offers Support for Quality Control Initiative   AUSTIN, Texas (June 15, 2016) The National Animal Supplement Council (NASC), an industry trade association of suppliers, manufacturers, and marketers of dietary ingredients and supplements for the pet market, has endorsed the ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Program.   The Botanical Adulterants Program is an international consortium of more than 175 US and international nonprofit organizations, analytical...
July 14, 2016
MANCHESTER, N.H., July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerson Ecologics' President and CEO Adam Carr and members of the New Hampshire Natural Products Trail joined Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) at the University of New Hampshire Organic Dairy Farm to discuss the economic benefits of the state's natural products and integrative health industry.   "As we all know, New Hampshire and the nation are becoming increasingly health-conscious," said Senator Shaheen. "That focus is driving demand for natural...
June 28, 2016
National College of Natural Medicine Announces University Status     PORTLAND, Ore. (June 28, 2016)—National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) today announced that it is changing the name of the school to National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM), effective immediately. The name change honors the 60-year-old medical school’s heritage and reflects the addition of undergraduate degree completion programs to its growing roster of doctorate and master’s-level degree programs.   The...
June 27, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Manchester, NH – June 21, 2016 - In a continued effort to empower practitioners through high-quality education, Emerson Ecologics is excited to announce a new educational offering that complements their current business education by helping practitioners solve key clinical challenges.  Integrative practitioners share a commitment to staying well informed and a desire to learn from a strong community of peers. With this in mind, Emerson’s new educational offering will be...
June 23, 2016
For Immediate Release Brandi Kanya DaVinci Laboratories of Vermont  20 New England Drive Essex, VT 05452 Tel: (802) 878-5508 Email: BKanya@foodsciencecorp.com DaVinci Laboratories of Vermont Introduces GLUCO BENEFITS ™ Gluco Benefits™ is a dietary supplement aimed at providing a three pronged approach to metabolic support. Botanicals that work to support healthy glucose levels directly* Nutrients to support insulin sensitivity* Healthy nerve innervation support from fat-soluble B1 and the...
June 23, 2016
News release from Commonwealth Laboratories, LLC Earlier diagnosis allows patients to avoid suffering, unnecessary testing, and costs and potentially to start treatment earlier    A cost-minimization decision tree model predicted an estimated $509 cost savings with use of IBSchek versus the exclusionary diagnostic pathway A budget impact analysis predicted cost savings of more than $3.5 million per one million lives   SALEM, Mass., June 8, 2016—Commonwealth Laboratories, LLC (Commonwealth)...
June 15, 2016
Thank you to all of you who completed the reader survey we recently sent out!  We received even more responses than we hoped for and gained important insights into who you are and the types of content you'd like to see.     Our goal is to provide the cutting edge research you, as healthcare professionals, are looking for. The information gathered from this survey is extremely helpful as we continue to improve our journal.    Through our survey, we learned that our readers represent a broad...