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Upcoming Events

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DECEMBER 5TH, 2017
Botanical Strategies to Address Resistance Concerns* with Dr. Mary Bove, ND

FREE Webinar
This webinar will include discussion around community acquired resistance issues, risk factors, sub-categories, and current medical approaches. We will be reviewing botanical options to address these issues, as well as general neuro-endocrine immune health. Discussion will also include scientific literature and traditional usage of herbs in this area.*

Herbs discussed include astragalus root, holy basil, schisandra berry, ligustrum berry, turmeric and many others.

Click here to register – On the registration form, enter your information and then click Submit.

This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only.

The webinar will be held 4 – 5pm ET.

CE Offered
This webinar has been approved for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND.)

To receive CE credit, you must attend the live event, be located in the U.S., and register using ND as your credentials.

After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 3-4 weeks after the webinar.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

About the Presenter:

Dr. Mary Bove brings more than 40 years of herbalism experience and 25 years of work as a naturopathic physician to her role at Gaia Herbs. Dr. Bove has worked closely with Gaia since the mid-1990s, and after retiring from clinical practice in 2014, she became our Director of Medical Education, imparting her wisdom and knowledge upon Gaia customers and retailers, fellow Gaians and health-care professionals. Click here to continue reading.

4 - 5 PM Eastern Time
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DECEMBER 12TH, 2017
Stop INFObesity: Cutting Through Supplement Information Overload* with Ashley Koff, RD

FREE Webinar
Information overload is a modern day problem and especially regarding supplements. How do practitioners know what things to look for when seeking a high quality supplement or the best herb to use for a particular patients? A google search for “health information about stress” yields 20,400,000 results! Too much information is overwhelming and can be a roadblock for practitioners looking for safe, pure, and efficacious supplements.

This webinar will help practitioners learn how to sort through information surrounding quality and cut through the clutter to determine which products are truly high quality. Ashley will also review useful tools and resources available to help practitioners find the best herbs for particular patients.

Click here to register On the registration form, enter your information and then click Submit.

This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only

The webinar will be held 4-5pm ET.

CE Info
This webinar has been approved for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND). It has also been approved for 1.0 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit hour for Registered Dietitians (RD) and Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTR).

To receive CE credit, you must attend the live event and register using ND, RD or DTR credentials. It is only eligible to those in the U.S.. After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 3-4 weeks after the webinar.

PDP Suggested Learning Needs Codes:
2010 (Botanicals, phytochemicals)
3100 (Supplemental nutrients, botanicals)

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

About the Presenter:
Ashley Koff RD is your better health enabler. Koff’s better nutrition tools, tips and support help you get and keep better health results powered by better nutrition. A practitioner first, award-winning nutrition expert, author, speaker, consultant, spokesperson and advocate, Koff regularly shares her Better Nutrition message with millions. You can access her better nutrition tools via The Better Nutrition Membership for you and your family, your patients, colleagues and students. Koff is the author of two books, The Road Trip to Better Health Program, has an award-winning social media platform and co-hosts the podcast “Take Out with Ashley and Robyn”. Currently living in Washington DC, Koff is re-learning trumpet, enjoys boxing workouts, and getting outdoors with Rerun, her dog.

4-5pm Eastern Time
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JANUARY 10TH, 2018
When the Brain Needs Help: Botanical Strategies to Support Positive Emotional Health & A Healthy Response to Occasional Pain* with Dr. Tori Hudson, ND

FREE Webinar
Some of the neurological chemistry involved in mood and occasional pain can lead us to a better understanding of the role of botanicals in treating these common conditions of the brain which are both more prevalent in women. One in six people will experience occasional pain and approximately 350 million people have suffered from mood issues. Scientific evidence, central nervous system mechanisms and historical and anecdotal use will be highlighted for St. John’s wort, rhodiola, lemon balm, ginkgo, black cohosh, devil’s claw, feverfew, ginger, turmeric and others.

Click here to register. On the registration form, enter your information and then click Submit.

This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only

The webinar will be held 4-5pm EST.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

CE Info
This webinar has been approved for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND.) To receive CE credit, you must attend the live event and register using ND credentials. It is only eligible for those in the U.S. After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 3-4 weeks after the webinar.

About the Presenter:
Tori Hudson, ND, graduated from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine (NCNM) in 1984 and has since served the college in several capacities including: Medical Director, Associate Academic Dean and Academic Dean. She is currently a clinical professor at NCNM, Bastyr University and Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Hudson has over 30 years of experience and expertise in women’s health utilizing nutrition, nutraceuticals, botanical medicines, bioidentical hormones and other therapies to treat all gynecological and primary care conditions in women. She serves as medical director of her clinic, “A Woman’s Time” in Portland, Oregon, and is also the Program Director for the Institute of Women’s Health and Integrative Medicine as well as the Director of Research, Development and Education for Vitanica.

Dr. Hudson’s exemplary work in women’s health has earned her many prestigious awards including the President’s Award from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians for her research in women’s health, the Naturopathic Physician of the Year Award, the NCNM Alumni Pioneer Award, and the Natural Products Association 2009 Pioneer Award. She is a nationally recognized lecturer, author, researcher and clinician, and serves on several editorial boards and advisory panels. Her book, Women’s Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine, 2008 edition is the leading resource on women’s health and natural medicine.

4 - 5 PM Eastern Standard Time
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JANUARY 24TH, 2018
Love Your Liver- Botanical Support for Detoxification* with Dr. Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, AHG, AHN-BC

FREE Webinar
Modern life offers a myriad of challenges for the detoxification capacity of the body. This webinar will explore the function of the organs that help to break down and eliminate toxins, with a focus on liver health and wellness. The liver is responsible for hundreds of tasks within the body, including filtering the blood. Proper cleansing involves both detoxification and elimination.

In addition to herbal favorites, including Burdock and Fenugreek, current research is unveiling a variety of exciting new botanical actives, such as bellidifolin found in gentian root, and raphanin in black radish , which are uniquely suited to support detoxification protocols.*

Click here to view registration page. Select register, enter your information and then select submit.

The webinar will be held 4-5pm ET.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

This webinar has been submitted and is pending approval for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND.) It has also been submitted for 1.0 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit hour for Registered Dietitians (RD) and Dietetic Technicians (DTR). Please see details on the webinar registration page regarding receipt of CE/CPE credit.

About the Presenter:

Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, AHG, AHN-BC, The Natural Nurse®, attended Rutgers and Cornell Universities, sat on the Panel of Traditional Medicine at Columbia Presbyterian Medical School, is a Medical School Instructor with the Department of Family Medicine, Stony Brook University, and teaches Botanical Pharmacology. She is a professional member of the American Herbalist Guild (AHG), and is nationally board certified as a Holistic Nurse (AHN-BC). She offers online and onground Herbal Certification Programs, teaches Career Paths in Natural Medicine, and leads EcotoursForCures.com to study with indigenous healers. As a leader in the nutraceutical industry, Ellen has advanced credentials and experience as a formulator, product developer and regulatory consultant. Author of many books including The Natural Medicine Chest, and Arthritis, The Alternative Medicine Definitive Guide, Dr. Kamhi educates professionals and consumers about evidence based natural therapeutics.

You can find Dr. Kamhi at www.naturalnurse.com, www.Facebook.com/NaturalNurse

4 - 5 PM Eastern Standard Time
 
Ecologically Harvested is a term that describes all herbs sold by Gaia Herbs that are not Certified Organic. Ecologically Harvested herbs include herbs that are harvested in their natural habitat, (i.e., wild harvested) according to specific guidelines for harvesting these herbs (i.e., away from roads and industry, as well as guidelines to avoid overharvesting). Our term, Ecologically Harvested, also includes herbs that are grown in managed woodland areas, fields designated for specific herbs, and herbs that are grown by indigenous growers, such as Kava Kava. All Ecologically Harvested herbs pass pesticide and heavy metal testing as well as microbial testing, prior to release.