As a naturopathic physician, I see this day in and day out.
Have a symptom that is troubling you? Been to doctor after doctor? Not one doctor has recommended the same medication?
"It's all in your head" right? That is the closest diagnosis you have received?
Unfortunately, many doctors forget how the body works. Doctors appear to only remember how medications work.
If doctors cannot label you with a disease, then they cannot prescribe a medication for you.
Then, what Dr Hoffer so brilliantly stated, is true: "If the patient has been to more than four physicians, nutrition is probably the answer" - Abraham Hoffer MD Ph.D.
Don't go to a 5th doctor unless it is a naturopathic doctor or one who specializes in Orthomolecular Medicine.
Unfortunately, many patients and people in general, do not know that naturopathic physicians are primary care physicians. Naturopathic physicians should be seen even before the onset of illness. Physicians who practice Orthomolecular Medicine are also good ones to ...Read More