To heal in harmony with the natural functions of the body — without harm — is the underlying principle of the naturopathic system of medicine.
Naturopathic medicine recognizes the healing power of nature as the inherent self-organizing and healing process of living systems which establishes, maintains and
This Health Directory is designed to list web sites which offer information about the healing art of Naturopathy.
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Physicians, Practitioners and clinics specializing in Naturopathy. Naturopathic Physicians have completed a four year post-graduate naturopathic medical school program and are licensed to practice medicine. Others are practitioners whose education varies greatly and means they may not have attended a naturopathic medical school, but have been taught the philosophy of Naturopathy.
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Naturopathic medicine is a distinct system of primary health care - an art, science, philosophy and practice of diagnosing, treating and preventing disease. Naturopathic medicine's techniques include modern, traditional, scientific and empirical methods. Six principles of healing form the foundation for naturopathic medical practice.
The training of a Naturopath is as other physicians a 4 year collage course. See aanp.com or one on the schools listed for more info.