November 21, 2017

Problems that are difficult to treat with conventional care

Below are some of the General Conditions treated and Issues addressed by naturopathic doctors:

  • Prevention
    Of acute conditions: colds, flu, bronchitis;
    Of chronic conditions: asthma, heart disease, high blood pressure, cancer;  Muscular skeletal and repetitive injuries
    Diet and nutritional counseling;
    Lifestyle counseling: stress reduction, optimal exercise;
    Risk assessment for osteoporosis, cancer, heart disease, obesity;
    Unique laboratory tests to assess body/organ/gland functions.
  • Acute Conditions
    Colds, flu, ear infections, throat infections, sinus infections, bronchitis, stomach flu, vaginitis, urinary tract infections, headache, back pain, injuries.
  • Chronic Conditions
    Arthritis, allergies, asthma, IBS, heart disease(s), high blood pressure, digestive problems, celiac disease, hypothyroid, hyperthyroid, diabetes type 1 & 2, cancer, weight gain, sugar craving, headaches, skin rashes, fatigue, adrenal fatigue, chronic pain, Lyme disease.
  • Unusual Conditions
    Low immunity, autoimmune diseases, and chronic fatigue syndrome, environmental toxicity, chemical sensitivity; difficult to diagnose problems.
  • Mental/ Emotional Conditions
    Depression, anxiety, bipolar, phobias, behavioral problems (ADD/ADHD), memory dysfunction, insomnia.
  • Musculoskeletal
    Arthritis, chronic back pain, chronic tendonitis, musician injuries, dancer injuries, sports injuries, TMJ, fibromyalgia, carpal tunnel syndrome, osteoporosis.
  • Skin conditions
    Anti-aging, acne in adolescents and adults, rosacea, hyperpigmentation, chronic dry skin, skin infections (fungal, bacterial, etc.), psoriasis, eczema, hives.
  • Pediatrics
    Colds, flu, allergies, asthma, colic, rashes, infections, behavior problems, ADD/ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, bedwetting, nutrition for nursing, infants and children.
  • Women’s Health Conditions
    Multiple Sclerosis, menopause, dysmenorrhea, endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), infertility, fibroids, fibrocystic breasts, vaginal infections, herpes, cervical dysplasia, human papilloma virus (HPV), urinary tract infections, sexually transmitted diseases, conditions in pregnancy, contraceptive counseling.
  • Men’s Conditions
    Sports medicine, prostate problems, heart disease, erectile dysfunction.