Sunday, August 26, 2007

Appendix I.07.02. - Naturo. Sci. Claim – Ref. Tools (F- Sa):

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07. Reference tools (con.'t):
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Gradprofiles.com states:
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[in "University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine Bridgeport, Connecticut 06601"{begins 12-23-2002]
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"the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine offers an intensive program of professional education leading to the Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (N.D.) degree. Naturopathic medicine is grounded in the vitalistic tradition of medicine, which emphasizes wellness and the treatment of disease through the restoration of health. The program is a full-time course of study of four academic years (eight semesters), including clinical training. During the first two years, studies include the foundation medical sciences such as anatomy, embryology, histology, microbiology, immunology, public health, biochemistry, pathology, and laboratory and clinical diagnosis. The second two years are devoted to the clinical sciences such as botanical medicine, therapeutic nutrition, homeopathy [!], physical medicine, cardiology, gynecology, pediatrics, gastroenterology, and therapeutic exercise";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page click here,
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the Health Professionals Directory states:
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[in "Professional Credentials For Naturopaths"]
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"ND. A naturopathic doctor attends a four-year graduate level naturopathic medical school and is educated in the same basic sciences as an MD [...] NMD. A naturopathic medical doctor attends a four-year graduate level naturopathic medical school and is educated in the same basic sciences as an MD";
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(click here,
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the Hour states:
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[in "Centuries-old Knowledge Mixed With Modern Technique"(1988-10-31)]
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"[as reported by Weiss, N. (? ?)] becoming a naturopathic physician is an increasingly rigorous process requiring graduation, with a science emphasis, from an accredited, four-year college followed by receipt of a graduate degree from either the National College of Naturopathic Medicine or John Bastyr College [p.017]";
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Job Guide 2003 [AU] states:
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[in " Naturopath (SA)"]
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“naturopath (SA) […] Diploma Courses. SA College of Natural and Traditional Medicine: Advanced Diploma of Applied Science (Naturopathic Sports Medicine), 3 years full time or equivalent”;
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the Journal-Advocate states:
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[in "Professional News: Local Chiropractor Completes Naturopathic Science Degree"{03-04-2008}]
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[{a self-designed degree?} for ANMI, click here, http://www.americannaturopathic.com/ & http://www.breyerstate.com/anmi.htm,
for BSU's homepage, click here, http://www.breyerstate.com/]
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"the American Naturopathic Medical Institute recently announced that Dr. Teresa C. Hill of Sterling has successfully completed the course work and is officially designated as a Doctor of Naturopathic Science [...] through Breyer State University - Alabama [...] Hill writes a weekly column on Mondays in the Journal-Advocate [...] Hill [is] now a graduate of The American Naturopathic Medical Institute and Breyer State University - Alabama";
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Journal Newspapers states:
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[in "Customer Profile: Bastyr University"{11-06-2007}]
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"Bastyr University has been the leading institution in the United States since 1978 in the study of science-based natural medicine [...] Bastyr's science-based curriculum and clinical training programs prepare students to follow their hearts and flourish as successful holistic health professionals [...] the inviting campus environment is a strong attraction for students who find it uniquely suited to the study of natural health arts and sciences [...] Bastyr research scientists have earned an international reputation for documenting the results of natural health care practices with rigorous scientific methodology [...] graduate programs include naturopathic medicine";
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(click here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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King5.com states:
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[in "Bastyr University Co-Founder William Mitchell Dies"{01-29-2007}]
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"today Bastyr University is a non-profit, private university offering graduate and undergraduate degrees with a multidisciplinary curriculum in science-based natural medicine";
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the Los Angeles Times states:
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[in "With Stethoscopes and Nature's Remedies"(2005-01-17)]
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"[as reported by Hilary E. MacGregor] 'conventional medicine tends to focus on a specialization in diseases,' said Joseph Pizzorno, a naturopathic doctor and president emeritus of Bastyr University, a Seattle college with programs in naturopathic medicine, acupuncture and other natural health sciences. 'We tend to focus on therapeutic approaches. One person might choose to become really good at homeopathy' [...] some conventional doctors still consider the naturopathic profession and many of its therapies to be scientifically unsound";
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[in "Bastyr University Aims to Meld Traditional With 'Natural' Medicine"(1996-03-31)]
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"[as reported by James L. Eng] Pizzorno was a naturopath in private practice when he and two other Bastyr students, William Mitchell and Les Griffith, decided to start a school in hopes of bringing science-based natural medicine into the mainstream [...] 'we don't spend our time beating up on non-M.D.s,' said Tom Curry, executive director of the Washington State Medical Assn. 'Our position is that naturopaths and their claims of efficacy ought to be held to the same scientific standards as traditional medicine'";
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myfuture [AU] states:
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“the SA College of Natural Medicine […] credit transfer policy […including] the bachelor of naturopathy at the National Institute of Health Sciences (Canberra, ACT)”;
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Natural Standard @NaturalGrocery.com states:
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"the practice of naturopathic medicine emerges from six underlying principles of healing. These principles are based on the objective observation of the nature of health and disease, and are continually reexamined in light of scientific analysis [...] in addition to the basic medical sciences [etc....] there is no scientific evidence that naturopathic medicine can cure cancer or any other disease";
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the North Rivers Echo states:
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[per “Main News -- Get healthy, Wealthy and Wise in Alstonville” {09-01-06}]
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“Janine McDonald has been involved in the health and fitness industry for 17 years and her qualifications include an Advanced Diploma of Applied Science (Naturopathy), Diploma of Herbal Medicine, Diploma of Homoeopathy, Diploma of Natural Hygiene, and post graduate studies in live blood cell microscopy and bioenergetic medicines”;
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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nwjobs states:
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[in "Clinic Business Office & Medical Records Manager Bastyr University Seattle"(06-03-2008)]
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"Bastyr University's [...] Bastyr Center for Natural Health, is seeking a Business Office & Medical Records Manager [...] the University is a fully accredited institution offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in the natural health sciences";
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pbs.org states:
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[in "Mindful Parenting: Raising Happy, Healthy Kids Tell Me More"]
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"a licensed naturopathic physician attends a four-year graduate level naturopathic medical school and is educated in all of the same basic sciences as an M.D.";
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Peterson's states:
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a. per Bastyr:
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[in "College Close-Up: Bastyr University"]
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"in all degree programs there is a strong emphasis on broad education in the natural health sciences [...] Bastyr University was founded as a naturopathic medical college in 1978 to meet the growing need for scientifically trained naturopathic physicians, natural health–oriented care, and preventive medicine. Since 1984, as a part of its mission to provide comprehensive education in the natural health sciences";
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(click here,
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[in "Bastyr University, School of Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"the goal of the program is to educate future physicians in the tradition of medical science and the art of natural healing. This is accomplished by providing a comprehensive understanding of the basic medical sciences [...] during the first two years of the program, students receive a thorough foundation in the basic medical sciences [...] for more than two decades, Bastyr University has played a major role in increasing the amount of research activity in the field of natural health sciences [...] Bastyr University was founded as a naturopathic medical college in 1978 to meet the growing need for scientifically trained naturopathic physicians [...] since 1984, as a part of its mission to provide comprehensive education in natural medicine, the University has added graduate and undergraduate programs in nutrition, Oriental medicine, acupuncture, health psychology, exercise science and wellness, and herbal sciences";
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(click here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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b. per NCNM:
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[in "National College of Natural Medicine"]
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"naturopathic medicine is a science-based, vitalistic[***] philosophy and practice rooted in the principle of vis medicatrix naturae, the healing power of nature [...] the first two years of study focus on the standard medical sciences";
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[***note well, stating that the 'vitalistic as scientific' per "science-based vitalistic" is nonsense -- not much different from stating astrology is a science, or creation science is a science, or phrenology or iridology or spiritism is a science etc. 'not science' claimed as science is pseudoscience and deceptive trade.***]
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(click here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
http://web.archive.org/web/*/http://oracle-web.petersons.com/ccc92/display_pdf?p_instance_id=145966.pdf)
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(for a digg.com social bookmark of this, click here,
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c. per SCNM:
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[in "Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Health Sciences Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine Program"]
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"Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Health Sciences (SCNM), founded in 1992, offers a four-year professional degree program leading to the doctor of naturopathic medicine (N.D.). Graduates are educated in the same basic sciences as an M.D. [...] the mission of SCNM is to prepare students to become naturopathic physicians educated and trained in the principles and practice of naturopathic medicine and to serve the public, by providing high-quality education, research, and natural medical care in the science and art of health promotion, disease management, and prevention, based upon these principles [...] combining the wisdom of traditional healing with the rigor of scientific method;";
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Peterson's Four-Year Colleges(2004) states:
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"Bastyr University [...] a strong foundation in natural health sciences [...for] careers in nutrition, acupuncture, naturopathic medicine [p.1218]";
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(ISBN 0768913799)
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the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette states:
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[in "Naturopathic Doctors Renew Push For Licensing in Pennsylvania"{02-17-2004}]
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"naturopathic doctors -- who carry an N.D. behind their name [...] attend accredited, four-year graduate level naturopathic medical schools to become primary-care practitioners, but have a more limited scope of practice than do medical doctors. They receive the same basic sciences as an M.D.";
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(click here,
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the Princeton Review states:
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[in "Naturopathy / Naturopathic Medicine"]
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"in addition to the same basic science and clinical training conventional medical doctors receive, naturopathy students are grounded in naturopathic philosophy and theory [...] while N.D. majors explore some facets of Chinese medicine, M.S.O.M. students delve deeply into it and are challenged to bring this practice, intact, into their framework of Western scientific thought";
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[in "Princeton Review: The Best 168 Medical Schools, 2012 Edition (Graduate School Admissions Guides)" (2012)]
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[a lot!!!; still to order and OCR; I own the 2007 version]
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(ISBN 0375427376 978-0375427374)

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(for a short Amazon.com review of this book, click here,
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the Puget Sound Business Journal states:
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[in "Naturopathic Study Isn't What You Think, It's Harder"{per Raskin, G. (ND ?, MD ?} -- "dean of the School of Naturopathic Medicine at Bastyr University")(2005)]
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"science-based natural medicine allows them to practice the kind of medicine they once dreamed of [...] for medical doctors and naturopathic doctors alike, basic sciences provide key fundamentals [...] The final two years are focused on the modalities, philosophies and clinical sciences that define naturopathic medicine";
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[in "Bastyr U. Absorbs Midwifery College"(2010-03-09)]
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"natural health sciences school Bastyr University has completed its merger with the Seattle Midwifery School [...] the merged institutions plan to submit to the commission and other accrediting bodies a proposal to create a Master of Science in Midwifery [...] the natural sciences university, based in Kenmore";
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the Santa Cruz Sentinel states:
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[in “Naturopathic Medicine Comes of Age” {per Koch, L. (? ?)}{10-20-2003}]
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“naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science”;
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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