The Lund Report

The Lund Report announces NCNM receipt of a $220,000 grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust for the renovation of the Helfgott Research Institute and Community Education Center: “Murdock Trust Awards NCNM $220,000 for Helfgott Research Institute.”

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians

AANP Press Release – “Americans Tell White House to Support Naturopathic Medicine.” More than 25,000 people have signed a petition on the White House web site requesting that the health care reform law include naturopathic physicians.  The White House promises to provide an official response to any petition that meets the 25,000 signature threshold.

The Lund Report

The Lund Report continues its coverage about NDs struggle to be credentialed within Oregon’s newly created Coordinated Care Organizations. In “Naturopaths Given Reprieve by Oregon Health Authority,” patients share their frustration in losing their NDs as primary care physicians. The Lund Report notes that “patients who want to start seeing naturopathic doctors through the Oregon …

The Lund Report

The Lund Report carries the story on Dr. Melanie Henriksen’s appointment as dean of NCNM’s School of Naturopathic Medicine in its Nov. 15 edition: “NCNM Appoints Melanie Henriksen Dean of Naturopathic Medicine.”

FOX 12 News

NCNM alum Dr. Noel Peterson is featured in this two-part TV news report about IV Therapy as a treatment for a wide spectrum of health conditions, from cancer to fatigue. While the benefits might be debated by medical doctors, growing numbers of patients attest to its effectiveness. IV Therapy, Part 1 IV Therapy, Part 2

The Oregonian

Coverage continues concerning naturopathic medicine and Oregon’s Coordinated Care Organization. A longer version of The Oregonian’s Wednesday online story appears today on the paper’s front page: “Naturopaths feel left out of Oregon’s health reform.”