Thursday, June 01, 2017

I.03.a.14. - non AANP State and Prov., Medical State and Prov., Regional Cam Prop.s

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nonAANP type state org.s: (apparently)
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the South Carolina Association of Naturopathic Medicine states:
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[AANP affiliate is scanp.org]
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[in "Introduction to Naturopathic Medicine" (2006)]
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“naturopathic medicine [...is a] science [...] the principles of naturopathy continue to be confirmed and validated as ongoing scientific knowledge of natural healing becomes available […] ongoing research in diagnosis, nutrition, botanical medicine, homeopathy, manipulative medicine, physiotherapeutics, psychology, immunology and other biomedical and clinical sciences continue to contribute to the development of naturopathic medicine”;
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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medical state org.s (on science, likely critics):
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the Massachusetts Medical Society states:
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[MMS has traditionally OPPOSED ND licensure in MA]
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[in "MMS Code of Ethics"]
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"a physician shall uphold the standard of professionalism, be honest in all professional interactions, and strive to report physicians deficient in character or competence, or engaging in fraud or deception [...] a physician shall continue to study, apply and advance scientific knowledge"
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(click here,
http://www.massmed.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=About&CONTENTID=3864&TEMPLATE=/CM/HTMLDisplay.cfm)
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "On Considering Alternative Medicine" (2010)]
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"[a letter by Atwood] a small group of naturopaths, who refer to themselves as ‘naturopathic physicians’ or ‘naturopathic doctors’ (N.D.s), seeks licensure in Massachusetts. These naturopaths claim to be primary care physicians and to be adequately trained for this calling. They state that they have learned the same basic sciences as medical students and that their methods have been scientifically validated";
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(click here,
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regional CAM proponents:
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the Goshen Health System - The Retreat Woman's Health Center states:
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[in "Complementary and Alternative Medicine" ()]
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"the naturopathic physicians at The Retreat are clinically trained in the use of a wide variety of natural therapeutics. The specialists work with all other branches of medical science, referring patients to other healthcare practitioners for diagnosis or treatment when appropriate";
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(click here,
http://womans1.com/main.asp?id=119)
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Healthwords For Women" (2004)]
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"promote self-healing with naturopathic medicine. The whole person is treated with naturopathic medicine, also known as alternative medicine. The naturopathic practitioners at Goshen Health System [...] these specialists work with all other branches of medical science";
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(click here,
http://www.womans1.com/pdf/GoshenHWWamWinter04.pdf)
(archived here,
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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Griffin Hospital’s Integrative Medical Center states:
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[in “Integrative Medicine Center” (2006)]
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“naturopathic medicine […NDs study] the basic medical sciences”;
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[also in "Frequently Asked Questions"](click here,
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(click here,
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the Texas Integrative Health Center states:
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[in “Naturopathic Medicine” (2015)]
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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”;
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(click here,
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the Washington Higher Education Facilities Authority states:
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[in "Summary of Financings: Bastyr University" (2006)]
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"Bastyr University is located northeast of Seattle on the northern edge of Lake Washington [...] is one of the world's leading academic centers for advancing knowledge in the natural health sciences";
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(click here,
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