What is Naturopathy?
The History of Naturopathic Therapy:
As early as the eighteenth and nineteenth century, the application of naturopathic meidcine has been widely adopted in the European countries.
According to the German Federal Institute Report, European countries was noted for not only the wide acceptance of naturopathic doctors, there even more than 80 percent of traditional western medicine doctors have delployed naturopathic medicines; Many senior officials and even members of the royal families are embracing naturopathic therapies for the treatment or routine health-care. Naturopathic medicine has been flamboyant in Europe and spread to the United States, Canada, Australia and other places. According to the study, one third of the people in North America have had varying degrees of application to Naturopathic Medicine.
In 1900, a group of advocates of naturopathic medicine including doctors of western medicine and naturopathic established American Naturopathic Medical Association, the Medical College and Hospital; In 1921, the provincial government of British Columbia in Canada enforces through legislation recognizing naturopathic medicine and gatekeep the industry via registration . In 1979, The World Health Organization has also publicly endorsed the application of “naturopathic medicine” that is characterized as very effective results yet no side effects.
The 6 Principles of Naturopathic Therapy:
To enhance the self-healing capability
to ride on the body’s innate ability to build up, sustain and facilitate a healthy recovery.
The use of natural medicines
natural medicine without any chemical composition can enhance immunity and facilitate body recovery, yet without any side effects.
To trigger towards the root causes of disease
the essence of naturopathic remedies not only eliminates the symptoms, but also locates the root causes of the disease and solves the problem completely.
The emphasis on holistic treatment
As a matter of fact, our health is substantially subjected to a variety of internal and external factors, such as physical, mental, spiritual, genetic, environmental, or even pollution, magnetic field, stress, social problem, and so on. That is why holistic treatment is extremely important to mankind.
To establish mentoring relationships
Doctors do blend their role as both the teacher & the curer, provided that in-depth communication between the therapists and patients, therefore will witnesses the superb effectiveness and the efficiency of the treatment.
Prevention is key
Enhancing the awareness of daily care is much more effective than locating the right cure to address when facing diseases.