E-Cigarettes and Vaping-Related Disease: Vaping-Induced Lung Injury

E-Cigarettes and Vaping-Related Disease: Vaping-Induced Lung Injury

Posted by on Oct 30, 2020 in Blog

The use of e-cigarettes has increased rapidly. Although vaping has been shown to assist with smoking cessation, cases of severe vaping-related pulmonary disease and a number of deaths have recently been reported. A number of environmental agents are known to cause acute or subacute inhalation injury to the lung parenchyma. Indeed, emergency response guidelines for […]

How Does Naturopathic Medicine Support Breast Cancer Prevention and Treatment?

How Does Naturopathic Medicine Support Breast Cancer Prevention and Treatment?

Posted by on Oct 25, 2020 in Blog

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Emphasizing a holistic approach, naturopathic medicine offers complementary natural therapies to support and strengthen the body and mind before, during, and after conventional medical breast cancer treatment. Naturopathic medicine can also help to optimize tolerance to conventional treatments, while providing strategies that reinforce the body’s natural defenses and recovery systems […]

Mindfulness & Meditation – Resources Portland

Mindfulness & Meditation – Resources Portland

Posted by on Oct 20, 2020 in Blog

In stressful or difficult times, meditation can relieve anxiety, promote relaxation, and improve your outlook—but above all, meditation is about waking up to life, to its choices and possibilities. Meditation is often used to clear the mind and ease many health concerns, such as high blood pressure, depression, and anxiety. This list includes mindfulness resources for the […]