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Background: Although cardiovascular disease may be partially preventable through dietary and lifestyle-based interventions, few individuals at risk receive intensive dietary and lifestyle
Erica B. Oberg, Ryan Bradley, Clarissa Hsu, Karen J. Sherman, Sheryl Catz, Carlo Calabrese, Daniel C. Cherkin
Abstract: This study provides the first report of the perceptions of persons with type 2 diabetes of their first experiences with naturopathic care for their diabetes. Following their participation in a one-year prospective cohort study of adjunctive naturopathic care for diabetes, twenty-two patients were interviewed about their experiences working with a naturopathic physician. Using a content analysis approach, nine dominant themes were identified.
Background: Anxiety is a serious personal health condition and represents a substantial burden to
Naturopathic care for chronic low back pain: a randomized trial.
Objective: Chronic low back pain represents a substantial cost to employers through benefits coverage and days missed due to incapacity. We sought to explore the effectiveness of Naturopathic care on chronic low back pain.