Naturopathic Medicine & Modern Science

Understanding the Differences Between Naturopathic Physicians and Traditional MDs

Living Naturally: Embracing Timeless Wisdom in the Modern World

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Naturopathic physicians (NDs) are healthcare practitioners who emphasize a holistic approach to medicine, focusing on natural remedies and the body's innate ability to heal itself.

They are trained to treat patients using a combination of traditional and alternative therapies, including herbal medicine, nutrition, lifestyle counseling, acupuncture, homeopathy, and physical medicine.

In the United States, naturopathic physicians are licensed in many states and territories.

*States that Naturopathic Doctors are legally licensed include:

✅ Arizona

✅ California

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