Naturopathy is a system of alternative medicine based on the theory that diseases can be successfully treated or prevented without the use of drugs, by techniques such as control of diet, exercise, and massage.
Naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care profession, emphasizing prevention, treatment, and optimal health through the use of therapeutic methods and substances that encourage individuals’ inherent self-healing process. The practice of naturopathic medicine includes modern and traditional, scientific, and empirical methods.
Nutrition is the branch of science that deals with nutrients and nutrition in the human body; a nutritionist is a person who advises others on matters of food and nutrition and the impact of these daily choices on health -- an expert who actively studies nutrition and advises clients on their best nutritional choices.
Food has an emotional tie for many of us. It may be difficult to admit we need help in areas of food, nutrition, and health, and the idea of building a trusted relationship with a nutritionist can be intimidating. This opportunity, however, is an efficient and productive way to drastically improve one's well-being. Expert-guided nutrition analysis and advisement is a personalized approach to the otherwise limitless realm of "health and wellness."
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