Posts: Preventative Medicine

15 08, 2016

Integrative Scientist Pizzorno: “Toxicity is the Primary Driver of Disease”

By | 2017-05-17T15:22:53+00:00 August 15th, 2016|Comments Off on Integrative Scientist Pizzorno: “Toxicity is the Primary Driver of Disease”

Regular medicine is awakening to the dumbfounding reality that clinical care accounts for just 10% – 20% of the factors contributing to health. But if research recently presented by a leader in the revitalization of the naturopathic medical profession – and of the movements for functional and integrative medicine – is correct, even the most […]

22 04, 2016

Maine Med plants seeds for doctors to focus on health impact of food

By | 2016-12-19T10:14:19+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Instruction in plant-based dietary medicine is one part of a new residency program launching in July at Maine Medical Center in Portland. Maine Med’s two-year program, which joins a growing group of teaching hospitals offering the specialty, offers doctors board certification in preventive medicine, a master’s degree in public health and extensive nutrition education. […]