The Nuts and Bolts of Setting Up a Naturopathic Doctor Practice

This article is an overview of some of the logistical, legal, financial and practical aspects of setting up practice as a licensed naturopathic doctor. However, this is not a comprehensive or in-depth guide, and many aspects of practice vary from area to area. “What does it take to set up a practice as a naturopathic …

Naturopathic Medicine and Scope of Practice

I apologize for the prolonged absence. Like the vast majority of the world, the last few months pulled me away from what I had planned for 2020. I’m returning to writing about what you need to know before enrolling in naturopathic medical school. For now,  I am focusing on practical issues that have the biggest …

Response to the AANP’s Recommendations for Vitamin C in COVID-19

The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians issued a press release calling for intravenous vitamin C to be used in the treatment of COVID-19. Does the evidence support this call? By Sarah Hourston, ND, MS and Les Witherspoon, ND Currently, there are no clear best treatment options for COVID-19. There are no clear preventative measures beyond …

The Promise and the Problem

I became a naturopathic doctor (ND) because I wanted to serve people through helping them improve their health. I chose a profession that promised that it would train me in “the art and science of both natural and conventional medicine” and give me the education needed to become a primary care provider. I chose it …

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