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Naturopathy, or the healing power of nature, is an umbrella medical system that covers a multitude of alternative healing approaches which are all based upon the body’s ability to heal itself.
Naturopathy appeals especially to those interested in preventative medicine and those wishing to avoid prescription drugs. Naturopathic physicians treat disease and restore health using therapies from the science of clinical nutrition, acupuncture, hydrotherapy, massage therapy, reflexology, Chinese herbal medicine, vitamin and mineral therapy, counseling and exercise therapy. Each patient receives a tailored approach based on the individual's specific needs