Saturday, June 03, 2017

I.03.a.11. - P-S - Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Rhode Island, Saskatchewan, South Carolina, South Dakota

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the Pennsylvania Association of Naturopathic Physicians states:
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[in 'homepage' (2014)]
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"combining centuries of knowledge in healing sciences with new and innovative techniques [...] naturopathic medicine is a form of health care that blends old, proven remedies with new scientific knowledge and advancements";
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[in "Naturopathic Principles" (2013)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a [...] science [...] naturopathic medicine is distinguished by the principles which underlie and determine its practice. These principles are based upon the objective observation of the nature of health and disease, and are continually reexamined in the light of scientific advances [...] naturopathic doctors [...] diverse techniques include [...] scientific and empirical methods";
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(click here,
(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.panp.org/principles)
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[in "About Us" (2013)]
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"naturopathic doctors (NDs) combine centuries of knowledge in healing sciences with new and innovative techniques to support the body through both acute and chronic illness";
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(click here,
(archived here,
https://web.archive.org/web/20130714235418/http://www.panp.org/about_us)
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Resources/ Links" (2013)]
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"naturopathic medical schools [...include] National University of Health Sciences 200 East Roosevelt Road Lombard, IL 60148 (630) 629-2000";
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(click here,
(archived here,
https://web.archive.org/web/20131126192026/http://panp.org/links)
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[in "Taking Back Your Health" (2012)]
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"I recently developed Healing the Aging Metabolism – my unique 'intellectual property' so to speak, scientifically resolving the 'weight gain with age' issue that so many of us battle  I have just returned from London, to present that science to my international
colleagues at Anti-Aging Conference London 2011"; 
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[in "What Is Naturopathic Medicine?" (2010)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a form of health care that blends old, proven remedies with new scientific knowledge and advancements [...] scientific research has shown that many medical conditions can be treated as effectively with food and nutritional supplements [...]  a resurgence of scientific research in Europe and Asia is demonstrating that some plant substances are superior to synthetic drugs in clinical conditions";
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(click here,
(archived here,
https://web.archive.org/web/20131119213431/http://www.panp.org/naturopathic_medicine)
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[in "Naturopathic Education" (2010)]
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"NDs are trained in medical sciences [...] the seven naturopathic medical schools are as follows [...#7] National University of Health Sciences";
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(click here,
(archived here,
https://web.archive.org/web/20130714235048/http://www.panp.org/education)
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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the Prince Edward Island Association of Naturopathic Doctors states:
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[re-searched 2017-05]
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[in "Naturopathic Training" (2017)]
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"to obtain a naturopathic medical credential (ND) that qualifies the recipient to sit for licensing examination students must have the following: prerequisites including three years of pre-medical sciences at a University with a cumulative grade point average 3.00 on a four point scale. Prerequisite courses: biology, biochemistry, chemistry, organic chemistry, introductory psychology and humanities [...] areas of training: naturopathic doctors undergo training similar to medical doctors plus they include the naturopathic disciplines. The four areas of training in the four year, full-time naturopathic medicine curriculum are: basic sciences - this area of study includes anatomy, physiology, histology, microbiology, biochemistry, immunology, pharmacology and pathology";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.peiand.com/html/naturopathic_training.html)
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[in "History of Naturopathic Medicine" (2017)]
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"this was an era of scientific reductionism and an almost blind faith in the medical 'miracle'";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.peiand.com/html/history.html)
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[in "Questions: Advantages of Naturopathic Care" (2017)]
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"naturopathic diagnosis and therapeutics are supported by scientific research drawn from peer-reviewed journals from many disciplines, including naturopathic medicine, conventional medicine, European complementary medicine, clinical nutrition, phytotherapy, pharmacognosy, homeopathy, psychology and spirituality [...] many naturopathic therapies developed out of a rich history of use and have been validated by scientific research [...] the research supporting naturopathic medicine continues to grow and incorporate new scientific findings [...] the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM - www.ccnm.edu) continues to conduct state-of-the-art research that is regularly published in peer-reviewed scientific journals";
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[in "Questions: Education and Regulation" (2011)]
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"like a conventional doctor, dentist, or chiropractor, the naturopathic doctor first completes pre-medical studies at university. The naturopathic student then enters into a four-year, full-time medical program at an accredited school of naturopathic medicine. Training includes basic, medical, and clinical science";
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[in "Research" (2011)]
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"the naturopathic profession in Canada recognizes the value of research and seeks to make appropriate use of science to further the understanding and advancement of naturopathic medicine";
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[in "Questions: About Naturopathic Medicine" (2011)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine [...] naturopathic medicine is the art and science of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention using natural therapies including: [...] homeopathy";
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[in "Meet our Naturopathic Doctors" (2011)]
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"Dr.Gretchen MacLean  [...] an interest in the health sciences led her to the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto where she received her doctorate in naturopathic medicine";
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[in "Questions: Other Topics" (2011)]
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"the qualifications to become a naturopathic doctor include: 3 years of pre-med sciences at a recognized university, followed by 4 years of full-time study at an accredited naturopathic college, plus successful completion of the Naturopathic Practitioner Licensing Examinations (NPLEX) and additional provincial or state regulatory board exams, as required. Contact one of the accredited naturopathic colleges for more information";
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[in "What is Naturopathic Medicine?" (2010)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine. Naturopathic medicine is the art and science of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention [...] naturopathic doctors [...] cooperate with other branches of medical science [...] the naturopathic medical profession’s infrastructure includes [...] a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research";
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the Quebec Association of Naturopathic Medicine states:
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[in "Education" (2013)]
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"minimum university degree with 3.00/4.00 or equivalent GPA: pre-medical sciences: inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, biology [...] educational institutions must be accredited by the Council for Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME) [...and include] National University of Health Sciences [...] NPLEX is the standardized examination used by all licensed jurisdictions for naturopathic doctors in North America [...] administered by the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners (NABNE), and includes: biomedical science examination (anatomy, physiology, biochemistry & genetics, microbiology & immunology, and pathology); core clinical science examination (physical, clinical, and lab diagnosis, diagnostic imaging, botanical medicine, nutrition, physical medicine, homeopathy, health psychology, emergency medicine, medical procedures, public health, pharmacology, and research";
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[in "What is Naturopathic Medicine?" (2011)]
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"naturopathic medicine [...] seeks to promote health through education and the scientific use of natural therapeutics";
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[in "Guide to the Ethical Conduct of Naturopathic Doctors" (2011)]
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"the naturopathic doctor will practice the art, science and spirit of the profession [...] will recognize a responsibility to give the generally held opinions of the profession when interpreting knowledge of a scientific nature to the public";
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[in "Scope of Practice of Naturopathic Medicine" (2011)]
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"the field of psychoneuroimmunology has provided scientific research in support of the connection between the mind and body [...] their clinical uses and effects are described in detail in traditional and scientific literature";
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(click here,
http://www.qanm.org/QANM/scope_of_practice.html)[vsc 2011-02-18]
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["Naturopathic Education and Examination" (2011)]
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"the basic training of naturopathic doctors is comparable to conventional doctors in terms of basic sciences and hours of training [...including] pre-medical sciences [...] the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners (NABNE) [exam...] includes 5 basic sciences exams";
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the Rhode Island Association of Naturopathic Physicians states:

[re-searched 2017-06]
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[in "Naturopathic Physician Education" (2017)]
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"after completion of standard premedical undergraduate coursework, a naturopathic doctor (N.D.) attends a four-year graduate level naturopathic medical school and is educated in all of the same basic sciences as an M.D. or D.O. but also studies holistic and natural approaches to therapy with a strong emphasis on disease prevention and optimizing wellness. The training consists of comprehensive study of the conventional medical sciences including: anatomy, physiology, pathology, microbiology, immunology, clinical and physical diagnosis, laboratory diagnosis, cardiology, gastroenterology, gynecology, etc. [...] AANMC Member Schools [...] National University of Health Sciences [...] University of Bridgeport – College of Naturopathic Medicine Health Science Center";
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[in "Educational Colleges and Organizations" (2017)]
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"AANMC Member Schools [...] National University of Health Sciences [...] University of Bridgeport – College of Naturopathic Medicine Health Science Center";
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[in "Licensure" (2017)]
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"NPLEX is the standard examination used by all licensing jurisdictions for naturopathic doctors in North America. It includes 5 basic science exams (anatomy, physiology, pathology, biochemistry, microbiology and immunology) which are taken after the first two years of medical school. The clinical science examinations are taken following graduation after the fourth year of school. They include: clinical and physical diagnosis, laboratory diagnosis and diagnostic imaging, botanical medicine, pharmacology, nutrition, physical medicine, homeopathy, minor surgery, psychology and lifestyle counseling, and emergency medicine. Individual jurisdictions may give additional examinations in jurisprudence and acupuncture";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/https://www.rianp.org/naturopathic-licensure-nplex/)
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[in "Terms of Use" (2017)]
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"VAANP’s pertinent corporate purposes are (i) improvement and advancement of the philosophy, science, art and practice of naturopathic medicine, as defined by the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians ('AANP')";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/https://www.rianp.org/terms-of-use/)
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[in "Naturopathic Modalities" (2017)]
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"nutrition and the therapeutic use of foods are a cornerstone of naturopathic medicine. The naturopathic approach to diet and nutrition has been validated in many scientifically based professional journals on nutrition and dietary sciences [...] naturopathic doctors are trained in both the art and science of botanical medicine";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/https://www.rianp.org/naturopathic-modalities/)
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[in "NPLEX (Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examination)" (2017)]
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"NPLEX is the standard examination used by all licensing jurisdictions for naturopathic doctors in North America. It includes 5 basic science exams (anatomy, physiology, pathology, biochemistry, microbiology and immunology) which are taken after the first two years of medical school. The clinical science examinations are taken following graduation after the fourth year of school. They include: clinical and physical diagnosis, laboratory diagnosis and diagnostic imaging, botanical medicine, pharmacology, nutrition, physical medicine, homeopathy, minor surgery, psychology and lifestyle counseling, and emergency medicine. Individual jurisdictions may give additional examinations in jurisprudence and acupuncture";
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[in "Meet the Board" (2017)]
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"in the United States, the naturopathic medical profession’s infrastructure includes accredited educational institutions, professional licensing, national standards of practice, peer review, and a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research [...] naturopathic medicine is a scientifically proven and tested system of (successful) healthcare";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "History" (2017)]
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"naturopathic medicine as an organized profession is committed to research and development. It incorporates many elements of scientific modern medicine";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/https://www.rianp.org/naturopathic-medicine-history/)
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine" (2017)]
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"naturopathic medicine is an art, science, philosophy and practice of diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness. Naturopathic medicine is distinguished by the principles which underlie and determine its practice. These principles are based upon the objective observation of the nature of health and disease, and are continually reexamined in the light of scientific advances [...] naturopathic doctors are general practitioners, whose diverse techniques include modern and traditional, scientific and empirical methods [...] the naturopathic medical profession’s infrastructure includes accredited educational institutions, professional licensing, national standards of practice, peer review, and a commitment to state-of-the-art scientific research [...] naturopathic medicine is a scientifically proven and tested system of (successful) healthcare [...] in addition to the basic medical sciences and conventional diagnostics, naturopathic education includes";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/https://www.rianp.org/naturopathic-medicine-overview/)
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the Saskatchewan Association of Naturopathic Practitioners states:
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[re-searched 2017-05]
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[in "3rd Annual ILANP Conference" (2017)]
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"October 3 - 4, 2015 National University of Health Sciences Lombard, IL [...] the conference will be held at the National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL [...] we are thrilled to be returning to the National University of Health Sciences for our 3rd year. NUHS is the nation's premier institution for health science education. Here you'll find outstanding preparation in integrative health care professions such as chiropractic and naturopathic medicine, acupuncture and oriental medicine, massage therapy, biomedical science, and more";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Saskatchewan Association of Naturopathic Practitioners: Policies and Procedures,
Education Policy Adopted April 5, 2009" (2015)]
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"currently approved schools include [...] National University of Health Sciences (Lombard, Illinois) [...] examination requirements for registration application include the successful completion of the Naturopathic Practitioner Licensing Examinations (NPLEX): • the NPLEX Part I Basic Science Examinations, and • the NPLEX Core Clinical Science Integrated Examination or NPLEX Part II Clinical Science Examination and add-on homeopathy";
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[in "Guide to the Ethical Conduct of Naturopathic Doctors" (2015)]
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"the naturopathic doctor will practice the art, science and spirit of the profession [...] will recognize a responsibility to give the generally held opinions of the profession when interpreting knowledge of a scientific nature to the public";
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[in "Intravenous Therapy" (2015)]
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"basic science related to IV therapy";
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[2013](click here,
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[in "Becoming an SANP Member" (2013)]
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"the training provided at an approved institution includes education in the same basic sciences as conventional or allopathic physicians [...] students of naturopathic medicine use the Western medical sciences as a foundation [...] during their first two years of study, the curriculum focuses on basic and clinical sciences";
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[in "Frequently Asked Questions" (2013)]
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"naturopathic doctors cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] a naturopathic doctor attends a 4 year nationally accredited naturopathic medical school which includes 2-3 years of clinical experience. This training includes [...] neuroscience [...] both a medical doctor and a naturopathic doctor are required to pass nationally recognized basic sciences board exams and clinical sciences board exams";
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(archived here,
https://web.archive.org/web/20131127020322/http://sanp.ca/faqs.html)
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http://www.sanp.ca/faq.htm)[vsc 2011-02-11]
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http://sanp.ca/faq.htm)[vsc 2010-12-24]

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[in "About Naturopathic Medicine" (2012)]
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"naturopathic physicians cooperate with all other branches of medical science [...] licensed naturopathic physicians have attended four-year professional-level programs at accredited institutions where they have been educated in the same basic sciences as allopathic physicians [...] during their first two years of study, the curriculum focuses on basic and clinical sciences [...] students of naturopathic medicine use the Western medical sciences as a foundation"; 
(click here,
http://www.sanp.ca/about_us.htm)[vsc 2010-05-10, 2011-02-11]
(archived here,
https://web.archive.org/web/20120730221647/http://sanp.ca/about_us.htm)
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Members" (2012)]
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"successful completion of North American licensing exams including basic sciences (anatomy, biochmistry [sp., biochemistry], microbiology, immunology, physiology and pathology), as well as clinical sciences [...including] homeopathy";
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http://www.sanp.ca/members.htm)[vsc 2010-12-24, 2011-02-11]
(archived here,
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[in "May 3rd – 10th, 2010 is Naturopathic Medicine Week" (2010)]
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"naturopathic doctors are primary health care providers with 7 years post-secondary education that practice safe, effective, natural science-based health care";
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http://www.sanp.ca/)[vsc 2010-05-10]

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[in "Naturopathic Medicine" (2007)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care system that blends modern scientific knowledge with traditional and natural forms of medicine. Naturopathic medicine is the art and science of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention using natural therapies including [...] homeopathy";
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(click here,
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(archived here,
(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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the South Carolina Association of Naturopathic Physicians states:
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[re-searched 2017-05]
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[in "Naturopathic Medicine" (2017)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a system of health care – an art, science, philosophy, and practice of diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness [...] infused in this practice is a profound respect for the art of medicine, reverence for the wisdom of nature, and the effective application of the latest scientific research – all of which combine to ensure optimal patient outcomes";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
https://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.scanp.org/naturopathic-medicine/)
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[in "Naturopathic Medical Education Comparative Curricula" (2011)]
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"basic and clinical sciences: National College of Naturopathic Medicine 1548, Bastyr University Naturopathic Medicine 1639, Yale University 1420, Johns Hopkins 1771, Medical College of Wisconsin 1363, Trinity College of Natural Health 272, Clayton College of Natural Health 100";
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[in "What is Naturopathic Medicine?" (2010)]
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"naturopathic medicine is a [...] science [...] infused in this practice is a profound respect for [...] the effective application of the latest scientific research";
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(for the archive.org history of this page, click here,
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[in "Education and Training" (2010)]
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"a licensed naturopathic physician (N.D.) 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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South Dakota
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