NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE

  • A system of primary health care that addresses the root cause of illness or disease
  • Focuses on using non-invasive, natural therapies, techniques and compounds to: prevent illness, maintain optimal health, and to stimulate the body to heal
  • An integrative medicine that can be used in conjunction with services provided by other health care professionals

Naturopathic Medicine is based on the following six principles:

  1. First, to do no harm
  2. To treat the causes of disease
  3. To teach the principles of healthy living and preventative medicine
  4. To heal the whole person through individualized treatment
  5. To emphasize prevention
  6. To support the healing power of the body

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