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Sports and Naturopathic Medicine

by Dr. Masahiro Takakura, ND, DC, LAc As a Naturopathic physician, I do not really differentiate myself from allopathic physicians. First, I think of myself as a physician and then as a Naturopath. When I treat athletes, I do not focus on my profession, rather, I care...

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The Importance of Vitamin D on Athletic Performance

By Dr. Rachelle Viinberg, BSc, ND Introduction Vitamin D, once thought to influence little more than bone diseases such as osteoporosis and rickets, is now recognized as a major player in overall human health. In fact, vitamin D is involved in so many physiological...

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How Curcumin helped get me to the Olympic Podium

By Dr. Rachelle Viinberg, BSc, ND As an Olympic rower, I was no stranger to chronic injuries. With eighteen training sessions per week, some level of pain or discomfort was expected. At best the developing injury is minor. At worst it is a career ender. Three months...

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4 Reasons you should be cautious of NSAIDs

by Rachelle Viinberg, ND Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are commonly used to manage pain and inflammation. They work by blocking a specific enzyme called cyclooxygenase (or COX), which blocks hormone-like chemicals called prostaglandins. Prostaglandins...

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NUHS Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of ND Program

NUHS Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of ND Program

The naturopathic medicine degree program at National University of Health Sciences (NUHS) in Illinois is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. The program has increasingly thrived since opening its doors to the first class of ND students in 2006. At its...

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The Role of Naturopathic Medicine in Athletic Performance

by Dr. Chris Halldorson The athletes competing at the Rio Olympics this summer need to have their bodies dialed in. On competition day, they will need to be able to perform flawlessly. The amazing athletic performances we will be watching are no accident. Olympians...

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