People highlight: Dr. Rita Bettenburg, dean of the School of Naturopathic Medicine at National College of Natural Medicine, has been appointed president of the Council on Naturopathic Medical Education.
Some find help with Chinese exercise. Qigong: The ancient practice addresses inner balance plus body and mind health. Dr. Laurie Regan, professor and dean of the School of Classical Chinese Medicine at NCNM is quoted.
Pillow Talk: Buckwheat for Sleep. Dr. Sussanna Czeranko recommends buckwheat pillows to patients who have trouble sleeping.
Are You Breathing Too Much? Learn about the Buteyko breathing method with Dr. Sussanna Czeranko.
Despite widespread assurances from the government about the safety and effectiveness of flu vaccines, polls show a large percentage of Americans are reluctant to get vaccinated.
NCNM officially opens Portland’s largest natural health clinic.
Going for the Throat: Bolstering your immune system can help forestall scratchiness and soreness. Dr. Marnie Loomis, NCNM alumna and CE director, is quoted.
New clinic opens at Portland college of natural medicine.
College Celebrates Opening
Naturopathic college opens new clinic, receives tens of thousands in donations
NCNM Opens New Integrated Naturopathic/Chinese Medicine Clinic
Grand Opening for New NCNM Clinic in South Portland. National College of Natural Medicine, once known as "Portland's Best Kept Secret," is retiring that longtime label as it moves quickly toward its new future.
Letter from the Publisher: Kudos to NCNM
The Northwest Goes Natural: Local endurance athletes embrace natural medicine. Faculty member, Dr. Karen Frangos is quoted.
Why Do We Spend $34 Billion in Alternative Medicine? National study shows how much America spends on alternative care, but not why. This ABC News report on alternative care spending includes a quote from our own Dr. Marnie Loomis.
A Cup of Tea for a Clearer Nose – stuffed up and miserable from allergies? Asst. Professor Roger Batchelor is quoted.
Oregon Legislature Passes Naturopathic Formulary Bill. NCNM President, Dr. Schleich, applauds SB327 in recent NDNR issue.
Go for the Glow – proper nutrition inside and out protects your skin from summer sun. Dr. Amy Bader, NCNM adjunct faculty, is quoted.
Heather Zwickey, PhD, director of NCNM’s Helfgott Research Institute is featured in two article on liver cancer treatment: “Liver Cancer-Tips to Beat Fatigue” and “A Diet for Liver Cancer Patients.”
Naturopathic college looks to expand in South Portland rather than relocate
Dr. Heather Zwickey, Director of NCNM Helfgott Research Institute is interviewed in "Childhood Vaccines."
Acupuncture Career Offers Many Rewards. Story features 2004 NCNM alumnae Brenda Harris, LAc, and Dr. Laurie Regan, dean of NCNM’s School of Classical Chinese Medicine.
The Healing Waters – an interview with NCNM's own Dr. Sussanna Czeranko on balneotherapy.
North Macadam Transportation Plan approved unanimously by City Council
R&H Construction tapped for natural medical school addition. Online version here.
Heather Zwickey, PhD, director of NCNM's Helfgott Research Institute is featured in: "Alternative Treatment for High Blood Pressure."
Plant Prescriptions: plant-based natural remedies can sometimes be just as effective as pharmaceuticals. Dr. Jill Stanard, NCNM clinic director, gives suggestions for natural alternatives and how to use them.