Saturday, May 26, 2007

AANP NDs (L):

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I.05.j. (L) AANP Practitioners (con't):
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La, D. (ND CCNM), Lusis, J. (ND CCNM), Schwartzman, R. (ND CCNM)
state:
[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"what type of training do naturopathic doctors receive? Training includes over 4200 hours of study in basic medical sciences [...] is there scientific support for the use of naturopathic therapies? Traditional medical practices are supported by centuries of empirical evidence and naturopathic treatments have been validated by modern scientific research";
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(click here,
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[in "Training and Regulation"]
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"training includes over 4200 hours of study in basic medical sciences";
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(click here,
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[in "Therapies"]
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"the treatments practiced by naturopathic doctors are based on a comprehensive body of knowledge that has been substantiated by thousands of years of experience. This body of knowledge continues to evolve. incorporating scientific advances as they are discovered";
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(click here,
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[in "Welcome to Toronto-Center Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"a holistic treatment plan based on the best available scientific, clinical and/or historical evidence";
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(click here,
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La, K. (ND Bastyr) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Education"]
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"naturopathic physicians are trained in medical sciences";
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(click here,
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[in "About Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic physicians craft comprehensive treatment plans that blend the best of modern medical science and traditional natural medical approaches to not only treat disease, but to also restore health [...] as an organized profession, naturopathic medicine is committed to on-going research and development of its science and incorporates elements of scientific modern medicine";
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(click here,

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LaForge, J. (ND BINM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://drjonaslaforge.com/about.html]
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[in 'homepage']
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"naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine. Naturopathic medicine is the art and science of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention [...] in Canada, the naturopathic medical profession’s infrastructure includes accredited educational institutions, professional licensing, national standards of practice, participation in many federal health committee initiatives, and a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research";
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(click here,
http://drjonaslaforge.com/)[vsc 2013-06-27]
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[in "Anti Aging Medical Assessment"]
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"anti-aging medicine is a scientific modality";
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(click here,
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Lafreniere, J. (ND BINM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic doctors are unique in health care because their training integrates conventional medical sciences and diagnostic tools with a broad scope of therapeutic interventions";
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(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lafreniere, J. (ND BINM 2007), Morello, G. (ND Bastyr 1991), Talib, N. (ND CCNM 2001) state:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Natural Facts"]
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"[quoting Morton] Bastyr University of Natural Health Sciences, a naturopathic medical school [...] graduates of accredited naturopathic medical colleges are required to have more hours of study in basic sciences and clinical sciences than graduates of Yale or Stanford medical schools [...] to heal in harmony with the natural functions of the body — without harm — is the underlying principle of the naturopathic system of medicine. The intent is to support the natural healing potential of the human body as validated by modern scientific research";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lagenderfer, P. (ND NCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Naturopathic and Oriental Medicine"]
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"naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] naturopaths are educated in all the same basic sciences as medical physicians";
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(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Laing, A. (ND NCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Abby Laing, ND"]
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"naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
(click here,
(click here,
(click here,
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Lambert, A.G.  [Arcoma] (ND NCNM) states:
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[in “Lift Your Body and Your Spirit to a Higher Plane and Truly Blossom with Health”]
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“Dr. Arcoma Gonzalez Lambert is a licensed naturopathic physician (N.D.) who attended the National College of Naturopathic Medicine, a four-year graduate level naturopathic medical school. She is educated in all of the same basic sciences as an M.D. [...] Dr. Lambert has written several scientific medical articles for the journals”;
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(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
http://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.blossominghealth.com/naturopathic.html)
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Lambert, A.P. [Angela] (ND NCNM 2003) states:
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic and conventional physicians receive very similar training in the basic sciences in the first two years of medical school. Both study modern physical, clinical and laboratory diagnosis and are trained to diagnose disease [...] naturopathic physicians have a minimum of 7 years of post-secondary education. Training requires four years of naturopathic medical education from one of six recognized schools in North America. Including 3500 classroom hours divided among: health sciences – similar to the curriculum at a conventional medical school, the first two years of naturopathic medicine are focused on gaining an in depth understanding of the science of the body";
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(click here,
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[in "Acupuncture"]
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"scientific research has shown that mugwort acts as an emmenagogue, meaning that it stimulates blood-flow in the pelvic area and uterus";
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(click here,
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic physicians have a minimum of 7 years of post-secondary education including [...] the required science prerequisites [...] academics – 3500 classroom hours divided among: health sciences – similar to the curriculum at a conventional medical school, the first two years of naturopathic medicine are focused on gaining an in depth understanding the science of the body [...] clinical sciences – building on the foundation of basic medical sciences [...] naturopathic and conventional physicians receive very similar training in the basic sciences in the first two years of medical school";
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(click here,
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Lamont-Mitchell, G. (ND NCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://drgregnd.com/about_us]
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine for Optimal Health and Wellness"]
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"the principles of naturopathic medicine are part of what distinguishes the naturopathic approach to health care from the conventional approach and are based on objective observation of the nature of health and disease";
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(click here,
http://drgregnd.com/)[vsc 2012-09-09]
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[in "About Us"]
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"Greg chose naturopathy because the profession offers an excellent balance between the modern medical sciences and the time honored, traditional approaches to achieving health and wellness [...] training involves attending a four-year, graduate level, accredited naturopathic medical school education consisting of basic science [etc.]";
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(click here,
http://drgregnd.com/about_us)[vsc 2012-09-09]
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Lamothe, C.C. (ND Bastyr 2007) states:
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic doctors receive training in the conventional medical sciences";
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(click here,
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Lane, K. (NMD SCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.aznaturalmedicine.com/lane.html]

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[in "What Is Naturopathic Medicine?"]
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"naturopathic physicians are general practitioners trained as specialists in natural medicine. They are educated in the conventional medical sciences […] naturopathic physicians treat disease and restore health using therapies from the sciences [...including] homeopathy";
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(click here,
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Naturopathic Training"]
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"naturopathic physicians must have an undergraduate degree including premedical courses before attending a four-year graduate level medical program from an accredited naturopathic medical school. Their education includes all the convention sciences";
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(click here,
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Lang, M. (ND NCNM 1992) states:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"[NDs are] trained in conventional medical sciences [...and] combine the latest in scientific research [etc....] naturopathic physicians treat disease and restore health using therapies from the sciences [...] naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Langenderfer, P. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "FAQs"]
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"naturopaths are educated in all the same basic sciences as medical doctors (M.D.) […] naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Naturopathic and Oriental Medicine"]
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"naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] naturopaths are educated in all the same basic sciences as medical physicians";
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(click here, 
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(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,

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Lantz, T. (ND BINM) states:
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[for a bio. click here, http://www.drtaralantz.ca/drlantz/]
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[in 'homepage' (2016)]
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"as a doctor of naturopathic medicine with a bachelor's of science in chemistry, Dr. Lantz's practice is grounded in science, reason, and tradition";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.drtaralantz.ca/)
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[in "Hungry For Change" (2016)]
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"I watched the documentary Hungry for Change last night and was blown away.  The contributors and producers do an amazing job of presenting a wealth of health information that addresses mind, body, spirit and science in an accessible format";
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[in "Rise and Shine" (2016)]
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"the area of science known as 'psychoneuroendocrinology' studies this";
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[in "What is Naturopathic Medicine?" (2016)]
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"[naturopaths have] an undergraduate degree in science";
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(click here,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMh7WGUcQ30)[vsc 2016-01-18]
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Large, E. (ND SCNM 2000) states:
[in "Naturopathic Medicine" (2011)]
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"a licensed naturopathic doctor (N.D.) attends a four-year graduate level medical school and follows a science curriculum similar to an M.D.";
(click here,
[not apparently archived]
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Larrow, A.M. (ND SCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.dronthego.com/doctor]
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a delicate balance of medical science and art  [...] the philosophy of naturopathic medicine [...includes] scientific nutrition [...] a naturopathic medical school is a post-graduate four year program, which educates doctors in medical science along with naturopathic therapeutics [...] the naturopathic medical curriculum includes basic science classes, followed by naturopathic modalities and clinical training. After the first two years of medical school, the basic science board exam is taken";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Larrow, A.M. (ND SCNM),  Morgan, J. (ND SCNM), Raithel, M. (ND SCNM) state:
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[for bio.s, click here, http://revolutionsdocs.com/Staff.php]
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[in "Revolutions Natural Medicine treats the Whole Person" (2012-08-01)]
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"[as reported by Margaret Snider] Revolutions Natural Medicine of Folsom, voted the best in alternative medicine, uses science-based alternative therapies administered by medically trained doctors";
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[in 'homepage']
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"naturopathic doctors (NDs) [...] practice is based on the same basic bio-medical science foundation that allopathic practice is";
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(click here,
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Laughlin, B. (ND SCNM), Minor, M. (ND Bastyr 1983) state:
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i.
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[in "Our Services"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a system of medicine that blends the latest advancements in science with principles taught centuries ago [...] herbal medicine [...] extensive scientific documentation now exists concerning their use for countless health conditions [...] new scientific research [...]  [...] naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Guidelines for a Healthy Diet"]
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"these foods promote health by providing an abundance of fiber, vitamins, minerals, enzymes (if eaten raw), and many other life-giving substances that science is just beginning to discover";
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(click here,
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[in "Services"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a system of medicine that blends the latest advancements in science with principles taught centuries ago [...] naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] extensive scientific documentation now exists concerning their use for countless health conditions [...] new scientific";
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(click here,
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Laux, M. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in “About Dr. Marcus Laux”]
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"after 15 years of private practice, Dr. Laux's focus is now on researching, writing, educating, and lecturing on science-based natural medicine";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Histame Now Available in United States"]
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"Dr. Marcus Laux, N.D., renowned naturopathic physician and leading authority on science-based natural medicines";
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(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Resources"]
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"Dr. Marcus Laux is a licensed naturopathic physician who received his doctorate from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon. His focus in on researching, writing and lecturing on science-based natural medicine";
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(click here,
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Lawrence, D. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "About Naturopathic Medicine" (2015)]
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"the practice of naturopathic medicine emerges from six principles of healing. These principles are based on the objective observation of the nature of health and disease and are examined continually in light of scientific analysis";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "The Healing Power of Nature...Scientifically Proven!" (2015)]
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"going outside can make you feel better!  Most likely you already knew that, but thanks to researchers at the University of Rochester, there is now a published scientific article proving this";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions" (2014)]
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"with over 4,600 hours of course and clinical training, the curriculum in naturopathic medical schools parallels that of conventional medical schools: naturopathic medical students must master all the basic and clinical sciences required to graduate from a conventional medical school";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lawrence, R.K. (ND Bastyr 1998) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.lawrencenatural.com/about.htm]
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[in "Naturopathic: The Naturopathic Doctor" (2011)]
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"naturopathic doctors (ND's) are general practitioners trained as specialists in natural medicine. They are educated in the conventional medical sciences, but they are not orthodox medical doctors (MD's). Naturopathic physicians treat disease and restore health using therapies from the sciences [...including] homeopathy [...] naturopathic medicine is effective in treating most health problems, whether acute or chronic. Naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science, referring patients to other practitioners for diagnosis or treatment when appropriate";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Education" (2011)]
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"naturopathic medical colleges are four-year postgraduate schools with admissions requirements comparable to those of traditional medical schools. The degree of doctor of naturopathic medicine requires four years of graduate level study in the medical sciences including: anatomy - cardiology - physiology - neurology - biochemistry - radiology - pathology - minor surgery microbiology - obstetrics - immunology - gynecology - pharmacology - pediatrics - dermatology - lab diagnosis - clinical and physical diagnosis - and other physcial [sp., physical?] sciences";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Professional Associations" (2011)]
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"the goals of the AANP [...include] encourage scientific research";
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(click here,
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[in "History" (2011)]
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"naturopathic medicine [...] incorporates those elements of scientific modern medicine that forward the knowledge of the mechanisms of natural healing and therapeutics, especially in the fields of diagnosis, immunology, clinical nutrition, botanical medicine and other clinical sciences. As an organized profession, naturopathic medicine is committed to on-going research and development of its science";
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(click here,
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Laxton, G. (ND NCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "West Coast Naturopathic Clinic" (2011)]
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"Dr. Glenda Laxton, ND (naturopathic physician) practices family medicine, including pre- and post-natal care, in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. Her practice includes conventional medical sciences";
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(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Le Provost, J. (NMD SCNM) states:
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i.
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[in "About"]
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"naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] their practice is based on the same basic bio-medical science foundation that allopathic practice is";
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(click here,
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[in "Medicine"]
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"naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] their practice is based on the same basic bio-medical science foundation that allopathic practice is";
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(click here,
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[in "Preventative and Natural Medicine"]
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"naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] their practice is based on the same basic bio-medical science foundation as western (allopathic) practices";
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(click here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Leathers, D.T. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in “Who is a Naturopathic Physician?”]
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"naturopathic physicians (N.D.’s) are general practitioners trained as specialists in natural medicine. They are educated in the conventional medical sciences […] naturopathic physicians facilitate the restoration of health using therapies from the sciences […including] homeopathy [...] naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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(click here,
http://users.sisna.com/yeshesc/prc/naturopathy.html)
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "The Evolving Phoenix Rising Center Celebrates 9 Years of Community Service"]
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"Dr. Donald Leathers is a naturopathic physician (N.D.) and is a general medical practitioner trained as a specialist in natural medicine. He is educated in the conventional medical sciences [...] he facilitates the restoration of health using therapies from the sciences of clinical nutrition, herbal medicine, homeopathy, exercise therapy, body work, counseling, hydrotherapy, Chinese medicine, etc. [...] naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
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Lebebvre, G.L. (ND CCNM 2003) states:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine [...is a] science [...] naturopathic medicine is distinguished by the six principles which underlie and determine its practice.  These principles are based upon the objective observation of the nature of health and disease, and are continually reexamined in the light of scientific advances [...] naturopathic doctors must complete several university prerequisite courses including three years of pre-medical sciences [...] four areas of training in the four-year, full-time naturopathic curriculum [...includes] basic sciences";
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(click here,
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Lee, C.K. (NMD SCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.drleend.com/about]
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic physicians [...] blend the best of modern medical science and traditional natural medical approaches [...] naturopathic physicians base their practice on six timeless principles founded on medical tradition and scientific evidence [...] a growing body of scientific knowledge in this area is reflected in numerous professional journals of nutrition and dietary sciences, validating the naturopathic approach to diet and nutrition [...] botanical medicines [...] are scientifically researched and formulated [...] scientific research in Europe and Asia is demonstrating that some plant substances are superior to synthetic drugs in clinical situations";
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(click here,
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[in "What is a Naturopathic Medical Doctor?"]
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"naturopathic doctors are trained at accredited, four to five-year, post-graduate, medical institutions. The training consists of a comprehensive study of the conventional medical sciences";
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(click here,
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Medical Skin Care and Beauty Treatments"]
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"it is important for you to understand some of the science behind aging";
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(click here,
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Lee, J. (ND CCNM) states:
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"how are naturopathic and conventional physicians alike? Naturopathic and allopathic (conventional) [!!!] physicians are required to study the biomedical sciences at a four-year accredited graduate medical school. Included in this rigorous curriculum are biomedical sciences [...] is naturopathic medicine scientific? Yes [...] the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine along with the many other accredited naturopathic institutions continue to perform state of the art studies that are published in peer-reviewed scientific journals [...] how are naturopathic physicians educated? After completing a standard premedical undergraduate program at an accredited university, students enter into a four-year naturopathic medical program. The first two years of naturopathic medical school consist of education in the basic biomedical sciences similar to that of conventional medical school";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Training and Licensing"]
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"the degree, doctor of naturopathic medicine, requires four years of graduate level study in the medical sciences. These include anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, microbiology, pathology, pharmacology, physical and clinical diagnosis, differential diagnosis, laboratory diagnosis, immunology, cardiology, radiology, gynecology, dermatology, pediatrics and other clinical sciences [...] in 1994, Bastyr University of Natural Health Sciences, a naturopathic medical school [etc...] graduates of accredited naturopathic medical colleges are required to have more hours of study in basic sciences and clinical sciences than graduates of Yale or Stanford medical schools";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic and allopathic (conventional) physicians are required to study the biomedical sciences at a four-year accredited graduate medical school. Included in this rigorous curriculum are biomedical sciences [...] is naturopathic medicine scientific? Yes [...] naturopathic medicine has evolved and been refined over centuries and continues to grow and incorporate scientific advances [...] scientifically proven effectiveness [...] modern scientific studies are now validating the use of a variety of dietary supplements used by NDs [...] the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine along with the many other accredited naturopathic institutions continue to perform state of the art studies that are published in peer-reviewed scientific journals [...] the first two years of naturopathic medical school consist of education in the basic biomedical sciences similar to that of conventional medical school [...] many of the treatments that we use have been researched and validated by conventional scientific methods";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Vibrational Frequency and BIE"]
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"the term 'allergy' is defined by medical science [...] quantum scientists recognize that matter is energy";
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[in "The Naturopathic Doctor's Oath"]
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"I dedicate myself to the service of humanity as a practitioner of the art and science of naturopathic medicine";
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[in "Vibrational Frequency and Cellular Health"]
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"science has long believed that the character of living organisms are defined by the nature of its proteins [...] the flow of information is not unidirectional as stated by old central science dogma but is bidirectional. In certain circumstances RNA can rewrite genes. The science of epigenetics is clear [...] this is an interesting concept since it is contrary to what science has believed for so long – that we are not victims of poor genetics but rather drivers of our own biology";
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(click here,
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[in "Functional Medicine Clinical Series (FMCS)"]
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"the convenient way to master science-based, therapeutic nutrition: functional medicine offers a simple, straightforward, and science-based framework for applying therapeutic nutrition";
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(click here,
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[in "History of Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine encompasses a wide range of treatments that have existed for thousands of years. Naturopathy is as old as healing itself and as new as the latest discoveries in biochemical sciences. In North America, the naturopathic medical profession's infrastructure is based on accredited educational institutions, professional state and provincial licensing, national standards of practice and care, peer review and an ongoing state-of-the-art scientific research [...] but the rise of 'scientific medicine'";
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[in "Explaining BioEnergetic Intolerance Elimination"]
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"BIE is a powerful scientific approach that uses a simple and effective method to eliminate all symptoms of allergy or intolerance without the use of drugs";
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Lee, K. (ND NCNM), Lu, C. (ND NCNM) state:
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions" (2013)]
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"naturopathic physicians also work with all other branches of medical science [...] naturopathic therapeutics are supported by scientific research drawn from peer-reviewed journals from many disciplines, including conventional scientific medicine, naturopathic medicine, clinical nutrition, homeopathy, psychology and spirituality [...] many recent scientific studies are being done on clinical nutrition and diet therapy [...] the naturopathic degree involves graduate level study in the medical sciences including anatomy, cardiology, biochemistry, neurology, radiology, pathology, pediatrics, gynecology, immunology, dermatology, pharmacology, microbiology, lab diagnostics as well as other clinical sciences";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Serene Care Clinic Patient Intake Form" (2013)]
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"naturopathic physicians also work with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lee, L.W. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "The Art of Practice: a Personal Essay" (2013)]
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"a student's time in school is taken up by learning the science of medicine from books [...] a doctor needs to be a teacher, scientist, psychiatrist and counselor [...] science prefers to conduct studies in vitro [...] let us not seek to progress only as scientists, but as humanists as well";
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Lee, M. (ND CCNM) states:
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[in "FAQs about Naturopathic Medicine" (2016)]
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"the four-year program is comprised of over 4,500 hours of classroom training in basic medical science courses, clinical sciences and naturopathic therapies, as well as 1,500 hours of supervised clinical practicum. Graduates from an accredited naturopathic college receive the designation doctor of naturopathic medicine (ND)";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "About Naturopathic Medicine" (2016)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care system which incorporates the art, science and philosophy of medicine with the practice of diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Your Right to Know: A Closer look at Genetically Modified Foods" (2016)]
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"in reality, scientists have observed that random or targeted insertion of gene fragments into a plant or animal genome will disrupt normal metabolic function [...] current review of the latest research studies shows some diligence in that new scientific techniques are being developed to detect and assess these secondary effects [...] science still needs to balance substantial safety evidence with a risk assessment";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "How Naturopathic Medicine Will Help You" (2016)]
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"in Canada, Naturopathic Doctors must go through a post graduate accredited educational institutions, professional licensing examinations, abide by national standards of practice, and a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lee, S.M. (ND CCNM) states:
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[in "Professionals" (2013)]
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"Dr. Lee is a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, and has earned a bachelor of science in life science degree from Queen’s University [...] naturopathic physicians are the highest trained practitioners in the broadest scope of naturopathic medical modalities. In addition to the basic medical sciences [etc.]";
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(click here,
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Lee, T.S. (ND Bastyr 1986) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Principles of Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"the practice of naturopathic medicine includes six underlying principles of healing. These are based on the observation of health and disease. This observation process involves the use of modern scientific methodologies and language";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Naturopathic Education"]
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"the ND degree requires four years of graduate-level study in medical sciences";
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(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lee, V. (ND CCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in “Naturopathic Medicine”]
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“naturopathic medicine is both an art and a science”;
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in “Naturopathic Medicine: Education, Training and Qualifications”]
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“naturopathic students must complete at least 3 years at a recognized university, and fulfill certain science requirements before they are accepted into the 4-year naturopathic program”;
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lee, Y. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "Health as a Journey, Not a Destination"]
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"naturopathic doctors are trained at accredited, four-year, post-graduate naturopathic medical schools. The training consists of comprehensive study of the conventional medical sciences, including basic medical sciences, clinical and physical diagnosis, laboratory diagnosis and imaging, clinical sciences as well as naturopathic philosophy and a wide variety of natural therapeutics";
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(click here,
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Lee, Y. (ND NCNM), Murbach, T. (ND NCNM) state:
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[for bio.s, click here, respectively:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"NDs [...] design comprehensive treatment plans. Those plans blend the best of modern medical science and traditional natural medical approaches [...] naturopathic physicians base their practice on six timeless principles founded on medical tradition and scientific evidence [...] naturopathic doctors receive training in the basic medical sciences and clinical medical sciences, including both conventional, as well as holistic and functional diagnostics";
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(click here,
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Lemke, A.L. (ND Bastyr 2009) states:
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[in "Overview of Our Clinic"]
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"since beginning medical school they have shared the same vision; to practice medicine as an art-form as well as a science [...] Dr. Lemke received five years of rigorous graduate medical training in the medical sciences";
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(click here,
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[in "Essential Reading in Natural Medicine"]
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"The Science of Homeopathy by George Vithoulkas [...] The Science of Alternative Medicine";
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(click here,
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[in "What is Integrative Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine is at its core integrative – it brings together western medicine and science with traditional healing methods [...] alternative medicine [...] weaknesses: lack of scientific support [...] integrative medicine [...] this model of health care incorporates the best of conventional evidence-based Western bioscience with evidence-based complementary therapies";
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(click here,
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Lemmo, W.U. (ND Bastyr 1999) states:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Associate Practitioners"]
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"Dr. Walter Lemmo is a registered Naturopathic Physician in B.C. who has been in private practice in Vancouver. He received his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington, a leading institution of integrative and science-based natural medicine in North America";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Affiliation"]
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"member, Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians (OncANP) Founded in April 2004, OncANP strives to advance the philosophy, science and practice of naturopathic oncology";
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(archived here,
)
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Lendvai, R. (ND CCNM 1991), Shortt, N. (ND CCNM) state:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medical colleges are four-year postgraduate schools with admission requirements comparable to those of conventional medical schools. The degree 'doctor of naturopathic medicine' requires four years of graduate level study in medical sciences [...and] other clinical sciences [...] the very conservative forms of synthetic drug and surgery medicine are fairly well tested by controlled scientific studies, and are well founded. This means they are reliable, we know what they are likely to accomplish, and at what risk or harm [...] there are many time-tested healing methods which have not yet been subject to 'rigorous science' but nevertheless are used around the world";
.
(click here,
(archived here,
)
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lescheid, D.W. (ND CCNM) states:
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[in "The Role of Naturopathic Medicine in the Health Care System"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine [...] in Canada, the naturopathic medical profession’s infrastructure includes accredited educational institutions, professional licensing, national standards of practice, participation in many federal health committee initiatives, and a commitment to state of the art scientific research";
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(click here,
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Lescheid, D.W. (ND CCNM), Lewis, K. (ND CCNM) state:
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[for a bio., click here, ]
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[in "What Is Naturopathic Medicine?"]
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"the education of naturopathic doctors is extensive, with a minimum of eight years of post-secondary education in clinical and medical sciences, including four years of naturopathic medical school";
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(click here,
(archived here,
)
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lester, B. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "PHC - Babbie Lester - Naturopathic Physician, Licensed Acupuncturist"]
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"[host] she is a naturopathic physician and a licensed acupuncturist [...ND] my husband and I did a six year medical program, so we have a masters of science in oriental medicine and a doctorate in naturopathic medicine";
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(click here,
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Lester, B. (ND NCNM), Lester, B. (ND NCNM) state:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medical schools [...] curriculum in this four-year graduate training consists of comprehensive study of the conventional medical sciences";
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[in "Classical Chinese Medicine Definitions"]
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"classical Chinese medicine reflects the voices of an international movement seeking to honor and restore the classical origins of Chinese medicine. Heiner Fruehauf, Ph.D., L.Ac., Founding Professor of the School of Classical Chinese Medicine at the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon, and a group of like-minded scholars in China and the West are committed to transmit the time honored science of Eastern medicine as a highly sophisticated and deeply spiritual art form [...] a scientific explanation is that shiatsu calms an overactive sympathetic nervous system, which improves circulation, relieves stiff muscles, and alleviates stress";
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Leu, M.D. (ND Bastyr 1994) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.drleu.com/page.aspx?pageid=14]
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[in "FAQs"]
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"a naturopathic physician is a graduate of one of the four accredited naturopathic medical schools in the United States. The curriculum is a 4 year post-graduate program integrating medical science with time honored naturopathic principles [...] the training consists of comprehensive study of the conventional medical sciences";
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(click here,
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[in "Testing Services"]
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"our approach removes that doubt and provides you with a scientifically based approach [...] this common sense, science-based approach";
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(click here,
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 [in "Services"]
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"these functional tests can help us individualize your treatment program and provide you with a scientifically based approach to determine which and how much of a supplement your body requires";
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[in 'homepage']
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"our approach is very scientifically based";
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Levitt, A.M. (ND Bastyr), Levitt, J.P. (ND Bastyr), Ritterman, R. (ND NCNM 1987) state:
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[in "FAQ's"] 
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"ND's are trained in medical sciences [...] because coursework in natural therapeutics is added to a standard medical curriculum, naturopathic doctors often receive significantly more hours of classroom education in these areas than the graduates of many leading medical schools, including Yale, Stanford, and Johns Hopkins [...] are naturopathic treatments scientific? Many of the therapies used by naturopathic physicians have been subjected to controlled scientific studies. The naturopathic physicians at Whole Health stay up to date with medical literature and make every effort to use therapies with documented scientific efficacy, or a long history of clinical safety and effectiveness";
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(click here,
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Lewis, E. (ND SCNM), Lewis, K.T. (ND SCNM) state:
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[in “An Introduction to Naturopathic Medicine”]
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“naturopathic medicine is a distinct healthcare profession that blends safe and effective holistic, natural therapies with the latest scientific knowledge of health and medicine [...] naturopathic medicine is based on six underlying principles of healing. These principles are based on the objective observation of the nature of health and disease, and are continually reexamined in light of scientific analysis”;
.
(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
.
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[in "Education of Naturopathic Doctors"]
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"naturopathic doctors are trained in the same basic science and clinical applications as conventional medical students [...] the ND course of study includes approximately 4,500 hours of academic and clinical training. The program leads to a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (ND) degree. During the first two years of the program, naturopathic doctors are trained in the same basic science and clinical applications as conventional medical students";
.
(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "The Six Principles of Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine is based on six underlying principles of healing. These principles are based on the objective observation of the nature of health and disease, and are continually reexamined in light of scientific analysis. It is these principles that distinguish the profession from other medical approaches";
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Lewis, N. (ND SCNM) states:

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[in "Can Naturopathic Medicine Help You?"]
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"naturopathic medicine uses scientifically proven methods";
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine uses scientifically proven methods";
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[in "Naturopathy, What is It?"]
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"naturopathic medicine uses scientifically proven methods";
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(click here,
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Lewis-Senior, D. (ND UBCNM), Senior, D. (ND UBCNM) state:
[in "Education"]
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"naturopathic medicine integrates centuries-old knowledge of traditional, non-toxic therapies with the best of modern medical diagnostic science [...] basic medical science and clinical diagnostic skills are taught during the two years [...] naturopathic methods are well supported by scientific research drawn from peer-reviewed journals from many disciplines [...] the two- volume textbook of natural medicine, published by Bastyr University, cities [sp., cites] over five thousand references in the scientific literature documenting the efficacy of naturopathic therapies [...] a national professional organization for naturopathic physicians was founded in the early 1980’s, the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, to promote the development of credible, science-bases [sp., based] naturopathic medicine [...] hear about the latest scientific research that supports [etc.]";
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(click here,
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[in "Naturopathic Medical Care"]
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"naturopathic medicine integrates centuries-old knowledge of traditional, non-toxic therapies with the best of modern medical diagnostic science and standards of care [...] modern educational standards for naturopathic physicians [...via] the Council on Naturopathic Medicine [...] involve completion of a pre-med education followed by a four-year residential curriculum with 4,500-5,000 hours of instruction. Basic medical science and clinical diagnostic skills are taught during the two years. The core therapeutic curriculum includes instruction in acupuncture [and] nutritional sciences [...] naturopathic methods are well supported by scientific research drawn from peer-reviewed journals from many disciplines, including  [...] homeopathy [...] the two- volume Textbook of Natural Medicine, published by Bastyr University, cities over five thousand references in the scientific literature documenting the efficacy of naturopathic therapies [...] a national professional organization for naturopathic physicians was founded in the early 1980’s, the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, to promote the development of credible, science-bases [sp., 'based'] naturopathic medicine [...] acupuncture is a health science";
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(click here,
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[in "Acupuncture Works"]
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"acupuncture is a health science [...] medical historians have noted that more people have benefited from Oriental medicine over the course of the last 5000 years than the combined total of all other healing sciences, both ancient and modern";
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(click here,
(click here,
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[in "What is Acupuncture?"]
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"acupuncture is a health science [...] medical historians have noted that more people have benefited from Oriental medicine over the course of the last 5000 years than the combined total of all other healing sciences, both ancient and modern";
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(click here,
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Lilie, A. (ND SCNM), Terlisner, A.E. (ND Bastyr 2006), Williams, M. (ND SCNM) state:
[in "About Naturopathy"]
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"naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Lim, L.L.W. (ND Bastyr 1996) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.bodycentralhk.com/who.htm]
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[in "FAQs"]
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"the academic training in medical science of naturopathic and conventional physicians is similar [...] is naturopathic medicine scientific? Yes [...] many of the individual therapies of naturopathic medical practice have been scientifically validated";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
[defunct](for a youtube.com slideshow of this, click here {00.02.34-00.02.56},
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Lim, M. (ND NCNM), Marcantonio, R. (ND NCNM 2001) state:
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[in "Greetings and Welcome to Natural Health Choices (NHC)!"]
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"open in Buffalo, NY since 2002, NHC provides naturopathic medical care which is one of the oldest systems of primary health care in the US, blending centuries old natural and non-toxic therapies with current scientific advances in medicine";
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[in "Meet the Doctors" and "Our Clinicians"]
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"Marshall incorporates traditional naturopathy, classical Chinese medicine, and modern scientific research in treating acute and chronic disease [...] Dr. Marcantonio was born and grew up in the Buffalo area. She received her BS in cardiorespiratory sciences from SUNY @ Stony Brook in 1989";
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[in "NHC Medicinary"]
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"the art and science of using plants therapeutically is considered one of the oldest forms of healing [...] in accordance with Congressional findings [...] 'the importance of nutrition and the benefits of dietary supplements to health promotion and disease prevention have been documented increasingly in scientific studies'";
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Lim-Trotter, A. (ND CCNM), Trotter, M. (ND CCNM) state:

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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"the naturopathic medicine program is structured over four years and includes rigorous training with over 4500 hours of medical sciences, clinical sciences, and naturopathic therapies";
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(click here,
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Lin, C.Y. (ND Bastyr 2004) states:
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[in "What is Naturopathy?"]
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"naturopathy is a distinct primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine. Naturopathic medicine is the art and science of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention [...] naturopathic doctors [...] cooperate with other branches of medical science [...] the naturopathic medical profession's infrastructure includes [...] a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research";
.
(click here,
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a distinctive primary health care practice embracing the art and science of natural healing";
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(click here,
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Lindblad, A. (ND Bastyr 2004), Walker, D. (ND Bastyr 2006) states:
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[in "About Us"]
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"the doctors at Walnut Creek Naturopathic are trained in the art and science of natural health care at accredited medical colleges, and licensed by the state Bureau of Naturopathic Medicine";
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[in 'homepage']
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"we base our practice on six timeless principles founded on medical tradition and scientific evidence [...] our comprehensive treatment plans blend the best of modern medical science and traditional natural medical approaches to not only treat disease, but to also restore health";
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Lisanti, F. (ND NCNM) states:
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[for his youtube site, click here, http://www.youtube.com/user/IntMedSolutions]
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[in "Definition of Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a [...] science [...] naturopathic medicine is distinguished by the principles upon which its practice is based. These principles are continually re-examined in the light of scientific advances. The techniques of naturopathic medicine include [...the] scientific and empirical [...NDs are] comprehensively trained in the science of natural healthcare";
(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[video]
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine Clinic in Westchester, NY"]
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"[in the video] naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...in the description] naturopathic medicine is distinguished by the principles upon which its practice is based. These principles are continually re-examined in the light of scientific advances";
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[in "About Classical Chinese Medicine"]
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"the time-honored science of Classical Chinese Medicine (CCM) [...] CCM remains firmly committed to its ancient roots. CCM is a science in its own right";
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(click here,
(archived here,
)
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)
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[in "IMS Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic medicine [...] incorporates scientific advances from medical disciplines throughout the world. Many of the individual therapies used in naturopathic medical practice have been scientifically validated [...] the academic training in medical sciences of naturopathic and conventional physicians is similar";
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(click here,
(archived here,
)
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)
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[in "Does Naturopathic Medicine Work?"]
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"does naturopathic medicine work effectively? Naturopathic medicine has its own unique body of knowledge [...] it also incorporates scientific advances [...] many of the individual therapies used in naturopathic medical practice have been scientifically validated especially in the areas of [etc....including] homeopathy, acupuncture [...] the trend is that those naturopathic methods which are tested in well-designed studies are validated";
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[in "The History of Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"the naturopathic profession is committed to ongoing scientific research and development [...per] modern scientific methods";
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[the following language]
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"it's with the intention of inspiration and integrity that our highly trained doctor creates customized health plans that synergize the best of healing arts with contemporary natural medical science";
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(in "Natural Allergy Relief";

 (in "No Need to Be Sad When You Struggle With SAD";
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(in "Stop Acne: Water + Diet + CCM + De-Stress = Naturopathic Remedy";
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(in "Trials of the Spine: Naturopathic Relief for Minor to Major Back Pain";
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(in "Preventing Prostate Pain";
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(in "Infertility: Naturopathic and Acupuncture Approaches";
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(in "Naturopathic Medicine and Acupuncture for Headaches";
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(in "Experience 21st Century Healthcare, Integrating Cutting Edge Natural Science with Ageless Healing Arts";
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(in "Mind Your Metals: Natural Heavy Metal Detoxification";
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[in "Growing by Knowing: Wheat Grass – WOW!"]
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"a scientist named Charles Schnabel who was looking to perfect chicken’s health first discovered the nutritive powers of wheat grass in the 1930s";
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[in "Organic Foods and Children: Why Organic Matters the Most for Kids"]
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"modern organic farming methods that include a wide basis of scientific knowledge and thousands of years of history and experience";
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[in "Integrative Therapies for Fibromyalgia"]
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"scientific research indicates that tui na, Chinese massage, and movement therapies like qigong and yoga can reduce pain and improve symptoms in fibromyalgia patients";
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[in "Therapies"]
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"naturopathic treatments [...] this practice is the science, philosophy and art of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness, using natural therapies and medicines [...] the naturopathic approach to diet and nutrition has been validated in many scientifically based professional journals on nutrition and dietary sciences [...] scientific research is demonstrating that some plant substances have comparable effects to synthetic drugs in clinical situations [...] naturopathic doctors are extensively trained in the art and science of botanical medicine";
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[in "Natural Health and Healing and Your Child"]
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"perhaps you are among this group, or maybe you are among the growing number of parents who are look to ancient and modern systems for natural healing as they are backed by scientific research";
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Litov, L.M. (ND Bastyr 1992) states:
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic doctors go through extensive training; their scientific and clinical education is similar to conventional health care practitioners, such as medical doctors";
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[in "Healthcare Philosophy"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a system of health care that incorporates many treatment modalities and methods of diagnosis, combining wisdom and history with science [...] truth comes in many forms, and in medicine, both science and clinical (or observational-science) information are valuable. Naturopathic training not only emphasizes the scientific diagnoses and treatments of dis-ease, but also stresses the naturopath's role as a doctor or teacher";
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Liu, J. (ND CCNM), Morrison, K. (ND CCNM) state:
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[in "Services"]
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"naturopathic medicine is the art and science of diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease using natural therapies";
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"naturopathic doctors are primary care providers, trained in the medical sciences and diagnosis to the same extent as your family doctor [x2]";
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Liu, J. (ND CCNM), Suneja, A. (ND CCNM) states:
[in "FAQS"]
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"is naturopathic medicine scientific? Yes";
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(archived here,
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Logan, A.C. (ND CCNM), Selhub, E.M. (MD ?) state:
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[in "Your Brain on Nature" (2012-04-10)]
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"[as reported by Celia Milne] now experts around the world are gathering hard, scientific evidence for what we all know innately: exposure to nature has a powerful influence on the brain";
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Logan, A.C. (ND CCNM), Smith, M.J. (ND CCNM) state:
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[for bio.s, click here, respectively:
http://www.yourbrainonnature.com/authors.html,
]
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[a CCNM sponsored article]

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[in "Naturopathy" (2002)]
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"[from the abstract] naturopathic physicians have started to contribute to research and incorporate modern scientific methods into clinical practice, which has served to develop and validate the profession further [...] regulation has helped with integration and naturopathic cooperation with all other branches of medical science";
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"[from the article, which I have in full] naturopathic medicine incorporates many complementary medical approaches to treatment. Practitioners combine the art and science of medicine, using traditional forms of healing and modern scientific knowledge treat and prevent illness [...] the use of plants as medicine in naturopathic practice is based on folkloric and traditional evidence and modern scientific validation [...] all entering students are required to complete the standard premedical science courses [...] comparison of average number of hours of basic science instruction [...] physiology 250 [...] in addition to graduation from an approved institute, laws governing naturopathic medicine require the successful completion of basic science and clinical board examinations [...] the NPLEX basic science and clinical examinations [...] there has been a growing body of scientific literature that has refuted and supported the validity of empiric or folkloric evidence [...] another following more scientific beliefs [...] naturopathic physicians have started to contribute to research and incorporate modern scientific methods into clinical practice, which has served to develop and validate the profession further [...] in addition, regulation has helped with integration and naturopathic cooperation with all other branches of medical science";
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LoGiudice, P. (ND Bastyr 2003) states:
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[in “Dr. Pina LoGiudice”]
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"Dr. Pina LoGiudice graduated from Bastyr University, the leading accredited university for science-based natural medicine";
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(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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(click here,
http://www.aboutus.org/InnerSourceHealth.com)
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Loken, J. (ND CCNM 2002) states:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a primary healthcare system that blends the scientific knowledge of today with [etc....] training [...] encompasses basic medical sciences";
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Long, C. (ND Bastyr) states:

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[in "Cody J. Long, N.D."]
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"in 2004, he received his B.S. in biological sciences at UC Irvine [...] after working for some time, he made a decision to further his education at Bastyr University, the leading science-based Naturopathic Medical School in the country";
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Long, C. (ND Bastyr), Ozawa, E. (ND Bastyr) state:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic doctors are trained at accredited, four-year, post-graduate, residential naturopathic medical programs. The training consists of comprehensive study of the conventional medical sciences [...] in the United States, the naturopathic medical profession's infrastructure includes accredited educational institutions, professional licensing, national standards of practice, peer review, and a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research [...] naturopathic physicians combine the wisdom of nature with the rigors of modern science [...] naturopathic physicians keep themselves up-to-date on the latest scientific research and incorporate this evidence into their treatments";
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[in "Classical Homeopathy"] 
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"homeopathy [...] there are literally hundreds of high quality basic science, pre-clinical and clinical studies showing it works. After carefully monitoring homeopathic treatment in Switzerland and also taking an extensive overview of all scientific studies of homeopathy, a government panel of medical experts and researchers concluded that 'taking internal and external validity criteria into account, effectiveness of homeopathy can be supported by clinical evidence and professional and adequate application be regarded as safe'";
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[in "Craniosacral Therapy"]
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"the body also has a very subtle system, unrecognized by science until fairly recently, known as the craniosacral system";
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[in "Integrative Medicine"]
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"mounting scientific evidence on the safety and efficacy of such treatments has led to the creation of a new term: integrative medicine, or IM [...] IM only uses complementary therapies for which there is some high-quality scientific evidence of safety and effectiveness. In short, IM utilizes all appropriate, evidence-based therapies to achieve health [...] while some scientific evidence exists regarding some complementary and alternative therapies, many still require well-designed scientific studies to definitively answer questions about safety and efficacy [...] so although IM utilizes complementary therapies, the stringent requirement that these treatments have a solid scientific basis exists, making it 'once removed' from complementary or alternative systems [...] good medicine is based in good science. It is inquiry-driven and open to new paradigms";
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[in "Nutritional Intravenous (IV) Therapy"]
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"the science behind IV vitamin C as a cancer therapy is now advancing faster than ever before [...] an abundance of compelling scientific evidence suggests that EDTA chelation therapy can dramatically enhance many people’s health and performance";
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Long, M. (ND BINM 2010), McKeown, K. (ND BINM) state:
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[in "What Is[n't] Naturopathic Medicine?"]
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"in actuality, we are rooted in science, requiring bachelor of science degrees as a prerequisite for entry in to naturopathic doctor programs [...we] use the latest natural evidence-based medicine with our patients.  Natural medicine is not stagnant, grasping on the whim of historical findings -- just like all branches of medicine, trusted therapies of old are refined continually as the evidence evolves -- out with the old, in with the new [...and speaks of the] available evidence [...] the actual evidence [...] we are deeply trained in clinical sciences [...] our education is not a joke [...I] only use interventions strongly supported by the peer reviewed evidence [...] most of naturopathic medicine is of sound reasoning";
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[in "Food is Medicine"]
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"the science behind whole food nutrition is complex";
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[in "Memory of a Promise"]
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"science provides a sound biochemical explanation for the 'what' of memory";
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[in "Will My Supplement Kill Me? Deciphering Fact from Fiction"]
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"this scientific chest beating is fundamental to driving science and medicine forward";
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Longwill, E. (ND NCNM 2011) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.rootsmed.com/dr_emily.html]
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[in "What is Naturopathic Medicine?"]
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"naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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Lourie, C. (ND NCNM 1983) states:
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[in "Naturopathic Health Care"]
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"naturopathic physicians have knowledge of the conventional medical sciences";
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[in "Homeopathy"]
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"homeopathy is a highly systematic, scientific method of theraphy [sp., therapy...] holistic therapy recognizes that the organism has its own mechanisms for healing. These healing mechanisms include the chemical, physiological and subtle processes so well elucidated by modern science";
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(archived here,
https://web.archive.org/web/20040606125121/http://cfnhc.com/homeopathy.htm)
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[in "Naturopathy"]
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"drawing wisdom from the past – utilizing today’s science.  Naturopathic physicians are trained at an accredited, four-year post-graduate educational institution. This training provides knowledge of conventional medical sciences";
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[in "Functional Medicine"]
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"functional medicine™ is science-based";
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Love, S. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "About Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"a licensed ND is trained at a four-year post graduate college with emphasis in basic and clinical sciences much like a traditional MD";
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[in "FAQ's "]
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"Dr. Love understands allopathic medicine and is able to integrate that scientific background with the beauty of naturopathic medicine";
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Lu, C. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "FAQ"]
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"naturopathic physicians also work with all other branches of medical science [...] naturopathic therapeutics are supported by scientific research drawn from peer-reviewed journals from many disciplines, including conventional scientific medicine [...] many recent scientific studies are being done [...] the naturopathic degree involves graduate level study in the medical sciences [...and] clinical sciences";
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[in "Serene Care Clinic Patient Intake Form"]
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"naturopathic physicians also work with all other branches of medical science";
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Lucille, H. (ND SCNM) states:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine Defined"]
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"naturopathic doctors (NDs) [...] practice is based on the same basic bio-medical science foundation that allopathic practice is";
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine or ‘nature cure’ is […]  a science";
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https://web.archive.org/web/20011121030252/http://allheallucille.com/page1.htm)
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[in "Hormone Replacement Therapy: Let's Think This Through!"]
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"I was taught to think about health and healing in a very comprehensive, holistic manner following the science called 'vitalism'. Vitalism states that our bodies have an inherent self-healing mechanism";
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[in "Testimonials"]
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"her science-based knowledge is the foundation for a health program designed specifically for each client";
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[in "I Have An Amazing Education"] 
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"naturopathic medical education consists of a 4-5 year, full-time, intensive postgraduate program, including all standard medical level basic sciences (anatomy, pathology, physiology, micro, immunology, etc.,) clinical sciences (endocrinology, rheumatology, pharmacology, gastroenterology, neurology, etc,) and naturopathic therapeutics (botanical medicine, clinical nutrition, physical medicine, homeopathy, counseling, etc.)";
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[in "Getting to the Heart of the Matter"]
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"after all, we are one of the most scientifically advanced, educated and economically savvy countries in the world. We have Rhodes scholars and Noble Prize winning scientists and researchers conducting studies and drafting pieces of literature about health, disease, medicine, you name it";
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Lum, K. (ND NCNM) states:
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[in "We Treat The Following Conditions"]
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"naturopathic medicine [...] cooperate[s] with all other branches of medical science [...] homeopathy is a scientific system of healing developed by a German physician, Samuel Hahnemann";
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[in "What Is a Naturopathic Doctor?"]
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"a naturopathic doctor (ND) attends a four-year graduate level accredited medical school and studies a science curriculum similar to an MD.";
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Lun, B. (ND CCNM) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.lunnaturopath.ca/about.html]
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[in "Naturopathy Winnipeg"]
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"Dr. Bena Lun, B.Sc., N.D. graduated from the University of Winnipeg with a bachelor of science in biology and biochemistry [...] naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine. Naturopathic Medicine is the art and science of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention [...] naturopathic doctors [...] cooperate with other branches of medical science [...] the naturopathic medical profession [...has] a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research";
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(archived here,
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]

"naturopathic medicine is a system of healing using natural treatment methods substantiated through tradition and modern scientific research [...] ND's receive formal education in basic sciences";
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[in "Naturopathic Therapies"]
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"naturopathic doctors are trained in specific natural therapies that  [...] are continuously gaining evidenciary support through modern scientific research. Naturopathic doctors are educated to distinguish between safe and effective natural treatments  vs. fad therapies that may lack scientific and logical basis, and even worse, may be harmful to patients";
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Lurie, V. (ND CCNM 2000) states:
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[in "FAQ's"]
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"homeopathy is a highly systematic, scientific method of therapy";
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[in "Homeopathy"]
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"homeopathy [...] is a highly systematic, scientific method of therapy";
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[in "Naturopathy"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a [...] science [...] the doctor of naturopathic medicine degree (N.D.) is a four-year doctoral-level program, requiring a pre-med undergrad program for admission. The first 2 years are basic medical sciences";
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Lush, J.A. (ND Bastyr 2001) states:
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[for a bio., click here, http://www.jenniferlushnd.com/about.html]
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[in 'homepage']
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"Dr. Jennifer Lush has been practicing naturopathic medicine since 2001 [...] her strong scientific background allows for the use of both Western and holistic modalities";
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[in "Jennifer Lush, ND"]
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"naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science";
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Luther, M. (ND Bastyr) states:
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[in "Find Relief: An Everyday Guide to Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"as the only therapy able to be scientifically validated [...] as the major scientific advancement [...] were considered unscientific [...] naturopathic doctors are trained as primary care doctors. Their training is similar to a medical doctor’s education with classes in the standard medical sciences [...] students must sit for two naturopathic medical board examinations, including a basic science examination and a clinical examination for licensure [...] naturopathic medical students take licensing examinations for both their basic science training and clinical training (NPLEX)";
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions"]
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"NDs are trained as primary care doctors. The training includes education with classes in the following medical sciences [...] students must sit for 2 board examinations including a basic science and a clinical exam for licensure [...] naturopathic medicine is a scientifically-based practice of medicine that considers the whole person when looking to treat symptoms and prevent disease";
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[in "Healthy Families"]
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"there is a mountain of scientific evidence to demonstrate that many natural, safe, non-toxic healthcare choices are effective for complaints such as the common cold, ear infections, eczema, diarrhea, constipation, anxiety, sibling rivalry, and other normal family transitions";
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Lutrin, S. (ND SCNM) states:
[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"naturopathic physicians (N.D’s/N.M.D’s) [gr., punct.] are the highest trained practitioners in the broadest scope of naturopathic medical modalities. In addition to the basic medical sciences and conventional diagnostics [...] a licensed naturopathic physician (N.D/N.M.D.) attends a four-year graduate level naturopathic medical school and is educated in all of the same basic sciences as an M.D.";
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Lutskovsky, V. (ND NCNM 1998), Netherland, V. (ND NCNM) state:
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[in "What is Alternative Medicine?"]
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"homeopathic medicine is a natural pharmaceutical science [...] naturopathic physicians (N.D.s) [...study] the basic medical sciences";
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[in "Mission"]
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"while I continue to keep this oath unviolated may it be granted to me to enjoy life and the practice of the art and science of medicine";
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[in "Services"]
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"acupuncture [...] its efficacy has been demonstrated by a multitude of scientific studies";
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Luu, A. (ND Bastyr) states:
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[in "What is Naturopathic Medicine?"]
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"the principles of naturopathic medicine is what distinguishes the naturopathic approach from the conventional approach to healthcare and are based on objective observation of the nature of health and disease";
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Lynch, J. (ND SCNM) states:
[in "Alternative Medicine Naturopathic Doctor"]
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"Dr. Lynch's education included the same medical school sciences as a conventional medical school [...and] the full range of other medical school sciences [...] and a full range of other primary care sciences";
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