1. Naturopaths utilize the most natural, least invasive and least toxic therapies. They promote evidence-based, effective, safe, and natural therapies: herbs, vitamins and minerals, homeopathic remedies, bioidentical hormones, nutritional IVs and other natural therapies – to restore health.
  2. Naturopaths believe in the body’s inherent wisdom to heal itself. By finding and removing the barriers to self-healing—such as poor diet or unhealthy lifestyles—naturopaths can nurture this process.
  3. Naturopaths identify and treat the causes of illness. Rather than cover up symptoms, naturopaths attempt to treat the root cause of the health issue, so that the body can ultimately heal itself. The results can be measured as a reduction or elimination of drugs, improved vitality and/or a complete reversal of disease.
  4. Naturopaths emphasize on overall health, wellness and disease prevention. They focus on the prevention of disease by assessing risk factors, heredity and susceptibility to disease. Thus, recommending appropriate interventions to patients to prevent illness.
  5. Naturopaths treat the whole person. Naturopaths treat each patient by taking into account an individual’s physical, mental, emotional, genetic, environmental, social, and other factors. Thus, considering such factors in a carefully tailored treatment strategy.
  6. Naturopaths educate patients in the steps to achieving and maintaining health.. They encourage self- responsibility for health and teach patients how to nurture themselves physically and emotionally. Thus, recognizing and employing the therapeutic potential of the naturopath-patient relationship.

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