Category Archives: Kelly Peterson

Trust Your Gut: 5 Symptoms That You Wouldn’t Think Were Connected to Your Gut

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As Naturopathic Doctors, our goal is finding the root cause of disease. Naturopathic medicine is rooted in the belief that the body has the innate ability to heal itself if given the right environment. By working with patients to discover the underlying causes of disease, ND’s help patients come closer to a balanced and disease free […]

The Top 10 Diseases with Stress as a Major Factor

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The world around us is full of potential stressors. As humans, we have the choice to become that stress or to choose peace. With increasing demands and deadlines, it has become obvious that many Americans cannot escape stress in their everyday lives. For this reason, it has been estimated that 75 to 90 percent of […]

What Are the Benefits of a “Cleanse” program and do YOU need to do one?

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CLEANSING VS. DETOXIFICATION There are many misconceptions out there about detoxification and cleanse programs. It doesn’t help that these two terms are often used interchangeably. On top of this, there are many different programs out there to choose from and it is hard to know which to choose. I want to explore the term cleansing […]

Top 7 At Home Tips for Fighting the Common Cold or Flu

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There is nothing quite as miserable as a sore throat, body aches, headache, and the other wretched symptoms of a cold or flu. Uncomfortable symptoms make everything more difficult, from performing at work, to sleeping well at night. Antibiotics only fight against bacteria and therefore do not fight infections caused by cold and flu viruses, […]

What is Naturopathic Medicine and What Should I Expect When Seeing an ND?

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Naturopathic Medicine is a unique and effective form of medicine, that although traditional in it’s roots, has recently become an emerging profession in medicine. A Naturopathic Doctor takes a different approach to your health, which helps to get at the cause of your disease or ailment while establishing a basis for prevention and life long […]