NCNM Hosts Medical Tent for Portland Triathlon

Sep 5, 2008 — 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.