The Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine is committed to the health and safety of students, staff, and community. Since closing the campus doors in March due to COVID-19, BINM quickly transitioned to remote learning. Following safety protocols, select students have been invited back on campus to complete the practical portions of classes.
Arthritis is an umbrella term for over one hundred different conditions that impact over 50 million Americans, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. The most common forms of arthritic conditions include osteoarthritis (OA) and inflammatory arthritis types including rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriatic arthritis (PsA), and gout. Naturopathic medicine has a large toolbox to draw upon to help those suffering with any form of arthritis.
Chocolate intake is associated with decreased risks of coronary heart disease, stroke, and diabetes in addition to a variety of other health benefits. Learn how chocolate can benefit your health, and not just your sweet tooth! Plus, get recipes for heart-healthy raw chocolate tartlets and double chocolate avocado cookies.
Allergies and allergic diseases impact tens of millions of Americans each year. Naturopathic treatment of allergies can involve multiple pathways including alterations to the gut micro biome, using supplements, instituting sublingual immunotherapy, implementing dietary considerations, and environmental modifications to help patients find relief.
Bastyr reflects on their student and faculty accomplishments over the past school year, and groundbreaking diabetes research. Did you also know they host a summer ND mini camp, and accept scholarship applications?
Pets can serve a multitude of therapeutic functions in addition to being a loving member of the family. In recognition of National Pet Day, four naturopathic doctors share how they incorporate the therapeutic benefits of animals in patient care. Learn how interaction with pets can help your health!