Press Releases

Kulongoski Health Policy Advisor at National College of Natural Medicine

Sep 25, 2008 — PORTLAND, Ore. (September 25, 2008)— Ree Sailors, health policy advisor to Governor Kulongoski, will speak Oct. 1 at the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) about the state of current Oregon health care reform initiatives and implications for the upcoming legislative session.

NCNM Hosts International Medical Researcher in Speaker Series

Sep 24, 2008 — PORTLAND, Ore. (September 18, 2008)—Xianen Wang, MD, PhD, medical researcher and founder of the American Institute of Eastern Medicine in Scottsdale, Ariz., this week will present two lectures at the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM). Dr. Wang will discuss the future, practicality and effectiveness of integrative medicine and his work with the development of Ketsumeisei, a proprietary herbal compound.

ZRT Laboratories Partners with NCNM to Promote Hormone Testing and Balancing

Sep 5, 2008 — September 2, 2008 ZRT Laboratories Partners with NCNM to Promote Hormone Testing and Balancing BEAVERTON, Ore. (September 2, 2008) — ZRT Laboratory today announced the winners of the inaugural ZRT Cup, a college bowl competition sponsored and funded by ZRT and held at the recent American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) Conference in Phoenix. The academic competition for students of accredited naturopathic medical colleges was held in partnership with National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) of Portland, Ore., to promote education for naturopathic physicians who are advancing testing and natural therapies in the treatment of hormonal imbalances in men and women.

NCNM Hosts Medical Tent for Portland Triathlon

August 30, 2008 NCNM Hosts Medical Tent for Portland Triathlon The National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM), the oldest accredited naturopathic medical school in the United States, will host a medical tent Sunday, August 31 for the second annual City of Portland Triathlon. Triathlon Race Director Jeff Henderson said, “We want to create an event model that is unique in every way to reflect the values and sense of social consciousness that we’re so proud of here in Portland, like sustainability and organic goods.

Clinical Research Supports Effectiveness of Ashwagandha to Boost Body's Immunity

Aug 14, 2008 — An ancient herb, commonly known as Indian Ginseng, is found to increase the body’s first-line defense cells when combined with milk PORTLAND Ore.(August 13, 2008) A team of Portland medical researchers has found that drinking whole cows’ milk with Ashwagandha, an herb used for more than 5,000 years in the practice of Ayurvedic medicine, can increase the body’s white blood cells, which help boost immunity.