Naturopathic Information, Healthy Eating, and Labs
These website have proven to be good resources if you want additional information on healthy eating and menu ideas, naturopathic medicine, health, lab testing, and the education and training of Naturopathic Doctors.
There is also hundreds of Blogs on the subject of eating healthy and natural. If you find one you think is consistently good let us know.
Better Eating and Living, Online Recipes
A very good nonprofit site promoting healthy eating that is so important to natural health and wellness. It includes a changing variety of online healthy recipes and nutritional information. We also encourage everyone to eat organic, naturally grown, or locally sourced food as much as possible.
Please note their website has online ads to help pay for their ongoing cost of the website.
Naturopathic Medical Associations of Naturopathic Doctors
To discover more information about Naturopathic Doctors and their Professional Associations, please consult these websites. The Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors site has very good information on Naturopathic Medicine.
Medical Labs used by our Naturopathic Clinic in Edmonton
These are the most common Labs we use for testing based on your needs at our Naturopathic Clinic in Edmonton. There are also additional Labs that we may use for specialized tests.
DynaLifeDX (general blood work)
Genova Diagnostics (digestive and cardiac testing)
Rocky Mountain Analytical (saliva hormone testing)
Naturopathic Medical Schools
The Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME) is the only government recognized accrediting body for Naturopathic Medical Schools in Canada and the United States. There are currently seven accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges. They all follow a standardized four-year full-time curriculum which results in the designation Naturopathic Doctor (ND).
Their websites provide great insight into both the training that Naturopathic Doctors receive and more information on Naturopathic Medicine. You may also consult the answer to the first question on our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page which talks about our training and education as Naturopathic Doctors.