January 2015 | Gastrointestinal Health/Toxicology/Bariatric

Jan15 HI RES.pdf_1_thumbVolume 11 Issue 1

A New Probiotic Frontier……………….>> cover

Chris Decker, ND


Meditation: Classifications, Mechanisms, and Clinical Applications……………….>> bottom of cover

Craig S. Mehrmann, BSc


Detoxification: Past and Present……..>>10

Rev Steven Bailey, ND

Dr Bailey provides an historical view of detoxification and some important clinical tips.


Getting the Bis out of the Vis………>>12

Alicia Bigelow, ND

This update about bisphenol A and supposedly safe alternatives might surprise you.


Enema-Based Rehydration: Field Medicine in Times of Uncertainty……>>14

Decker Weiss, NMD, FASA

The power of rectal rehydration is realized during the post-quake cholera epidemic in Haiti.


Fecal Microbiota Transplantation: An Update………………………………………>>18

Mark Davis, ND

Since recent FDA restrictions on FMT, personal use of the procedure has become more popular.


1st Place Case Study – Fibromyalgia: A Case for Nature Cure ………………….>>21

Kiran Khaira, MA

Jennifer Brusewitz, ND

Simple interventions produce significant improvement in a frequently-challenging disorder.


Heavy Metal Detox: A Case Study Using Homeopathy…………………………>>20

Cheryl Kasdorf, ND

A unique system of prescribing serves to constitutionally balance and detoxify a patient.


Student scholarship winners announced………………………..>>23


Association Spotlight: NMSA: The Quest for the Student Voice of the Vis……….>>24

Desta Golden

The president of the NMSA describes its remarkable journey over the past 10 years.


Letting a Case Self-Sculpt………….>>25

Joseph Kellerstein, DC, ND

Open-ended questioning and the bundling of salient points help shape a patient’s case.


NYC, Home of Naturopathy…………>>26

Sussanna Czeranko, ND, BBE

In the heart of NYC, Dr Czeranko retraces the steps of one of Naturopathy’s great leaders.


Disruption Innovation: Rocket Radios and the Inevitable Rise of the LMS………..>>29

David J. Schleich, PhD

Technological innovation is inevitable, including in the ways we get educated today.


Honorable Mention Research Review – The Hype of Hypochlorhydria: A Brief Review of Gastric Acid Analysis…………….>> editorial exclusive

Taylor Seier, BCom

Thara Vayali, BSc, MA, ND

The evidence base for conventional and functional gastric acid assessments is reviewed.


Reaching Detox Goals: How We Can Best Help Our Patients…………………………>> editorial exclusive

Carol Morley, ND

Here are some good questions to consider before starting your patient on a detox program.

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