Iron-rich foods for kids and infants

Between 9 and 15 months of age most children are screened for iron-deficiency with a toe or finger prick test. Why are they torturing your little […]

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Skip the rice cereal

She loves elk and potatoes.  Applesauce and blueberries – not so much.  She loves when we add hot sauce (1 or 2 drops) to her mashed […]

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I’m not perfect

Last week I wrote about Mom blogs and how they make me anxious with their beautiful, picture-perfect families and super-Mom stories.  Over this past week I […]

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What naturopathic physicians are NOT

Naturopathic physicians are NOT: 1. Doctors who prescribe herbs instead of drugs.  Naturopathic medicine is not about using a natural substance in place of a medication.  […]

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This blogger is going on vacation!

Well readers, up until this time this blog has been devoted to all things philosophical and instructional in the world of naturopathic medicine.  Time for a […]

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So what’s the difference, really? (Naturopathic Medicine and the Therapeutic Order)

This morning I had a fascinating conversation with a current medical student who wants to transfer from her allopathic school to Bastyr’s ND program. This young […]

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