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The Complexities of Multiple Sclerosis

The Complexities of Multiple Sclerosis

Dr Todd Born ND, reviews the complexities of MS and explores the potential role of nutrition in prevention and management. Multiple sclerosis is the most common autoimmune inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system (CNS).  Multiple sclerosis is a heterogeneous disorder with variable clinical and pathologic

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Autism Spectrum Disorder, Ayurveda and Naturopathic Medicine

Autism Spectrum Disorder, Ayurveda and Naturopathic Medicine

According to the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, the autism spectrum disorder includes autistic disorder (classic autism), Asperger syndrome and Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (or atypical autism). Autism is a developmental disorder distinguished by deficits in communication, interaction, and cognition. By definition

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Anxiety; A Naturopathic Perspective

Anxiety; A Naturopathic Perspective

Dr. Todd Born ND reviews some of the botanical, lifestyle and nutritional approaches available to manage anxiety. Picture the world in 2050. A demographic shift towards older age that began generations ago will have reached its peak, and 2 billion individuals will be aged 60 and older.

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