If we wanted to get to what the essence of Naturopathic Medicine is, in its most broken-down form, it would have to lead us back to Hydrotherapy; or the methods of healing through the means of using water. Hydrotherapy is in fact the main pillar of all natural healing methods; for without it, Naturopathy as … More Deeper Hydrotherapy.
Health Practitioners since the beginning of noted History have, for the most part treated their patients based on what type of signals or manifestations that the body displays in patterns. Many of the patterns come up most in our hands, feet and through the eyes. Over the centuries, civilizations used techniques of Iridology practice to … More Modern Mechanisms of Iridology.
While many of the things discussed here on the Natures First Path site is most related to Vital Life Force energy and movement, a very big part of Naturopathic wellness is also rooted in the foundation of resting the body for healing as well as peace of mind and spirit. We spoke previously about how … More Knowing When to Rest.
Vilcabamba, Ecuador. When thinking about health trends worldwide, as Americans, we have much to consider and think about when it comes to our attitudes about aging. Although we may have touched on this topic briefly in previous post, this discussion deserves more introspection because ‘aging’ as we think of it here in the West is … More The Longevity Factor.
While the term may be popular these days, ‘alkalinity’ is much more than a catch phrase: it is a certain way of eating that can yield long lasting results in terms of fighting off inflammation and fighting off disease. Many may be wondering why eating on the mostly alkaline side of the scale is so … More Alkalinity Is The Key.
Often times we associate gold- the precious metal to be considered one of the most valuable commodities in the world, when it comes to price per gram, saffron actually out paces gold in terms of price. Based on 2014 data in England, some saffron growers were selling it in the range of $19.72 per 0.2 … More “More Valuable Than Gold.”
One of the most common issues and themes that comes up time and time again when working with Clients on their Path to better health, is the common issue of the cost of eating healthy foods and herbs when making life change. Now, depending on which perspective someone takes, we could look at the cost … More Precision Meal Planning & Shopping in Bulk.
We are presently living in an age of over prescription of antibiotics and many times these antibiotics are prescribed for viral problems of the body; to which antibiotics can have no real potent effect. By many current Medical Doctors admittance, the over-prescription of the various antibiotics on the market today has, over time really done … More Powerful Antibiotic Properties of Oregano.
Over the course of the years here on the NFP site, you have seen many words and articles related to proper foods and portions for health as well as how the role of herbs plays a big role in the maintaining of essential Vital Life Force. Equally as important though, is the way we move … More Exercise as Medicine.
Taking care of the physical brain-in relation to the overall outlook on health and nutrition is perhaps one of the most overlooked aspects of medicine today. Even in Naturopathic circles, at times, the discussion on brain health may be spoken of as a side conversation in relation to another illness or a latent outcome that … More Maintaining Proper Brain Health.