7 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Cholesterol

7 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Cholesterol

Written by Dr. Burke Having high cholesterol is one of the greatest risk factors for developing heart disease. When there is too much cholesterol in the blood it can build up and attach to arteries, causing dangerous arterial plaques. This leads to narrowing of the...
7 Ways You Can Lower Your Blood Pressure Naturally

7 Ways You Can Lower Your Blood Pressure Naturally

By Dr. Cori Burke High blood pressure, also called hypertension, is a serious health problem in the United States. Hypertension is sometimes referred to as the silent killer, because in most cases it produces no symptoms. Without regular blood pressure checks,...
Why do People go to the Doctor?

Why do People go to the Doctor?

By Dr. Burke A 2013 study by the Mayo Clinic revealed the Top 10 Reasons people go to the doctor. These ailments are unfortunately very common and can cause a great deal of stress and discomfort to those affected by them. Skin disorders Osteoarthritis and joint...

What is the Whole30 Challenge and Why I’m Doing it:

Recently, I have been having an issue with food.  Yes, naturopathic doctors have food troubles too – quite a few actually.  I have been having many instances of feeling worse after eating rather than better.  I get headaches, have trouble focusing, and my throat...

The Therapeutic Order of Naturopathic Medicine

Many people believe that naturopathic medicine is about what treatments it uses.  While the contents of the naturopathic toolbox are very important, those tools do not define the profession.  You can read more about the tenets of naturopathic medicine here.  As a...

What is Naturopathic Medicine?

When you ask this question, you are bound to get an answer that involves the terms “vitality,” “energy,” “nature,” or “the body.” But what does that all mean? Licensed naturopathic doctors are trained professionals with four or more years of medical school training...