Medicinal plants from the Americas and Europe are used to treat acute and chronic disease.
Herbs may be given as tinctures, teas or capsules.
NDs are experts at addressing the body’s nutritional status through diet and/or supplementation with vitamins, minerals, or other natural substances. Food allergens, environmental allergens, and bowel toxicity are also considered.
Acupuncture and eastern medicinal plants are used to balance your body’s “energy system”. This very sophisticated medical system has successfully treated acute and chronic disease for over 3000 years.
Small doses of plant, animal and mineral substances effectively stimulate the body’s ability to heal itself. Homeopathy has been successfully employed for over 200 years, and has proven clinically useful in the treatment of acute and chronic disease.
NDs will help identify lifestyle, diet and environmental risk factors, and can create programs to assist the development of sound health habits. This is an important supportive treatment for making positive health choices
Although Naturopathic treatment is generally safe and without side effects, herbs and supplements may interact with medication. Always inform your ND of any medication you are taking.