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Upcoming Events

Love-Your-Liver-Botanical-Support-for-Detoxification-with-Dr.-Ellen-Kamhi-PhD-RN-AHG-AHN-BC
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.*

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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 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 (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
Useful-Herbs-to-Support-Cellular-Health-Challenges-with-Dr.-Mary-Hardy-MD
FEBRUARY 7TH, 2018
Useful Herbs to Support Cellular Health Challenges* with Dr. Mary Hardy, MD

FREE Webinar
Participants will learn how to identify appropriate goals for the use of herbs during cellular challenges, as well as be better able to identify situations which represent a high risk for herb-drug interactions. Attendees will also receive help in learning how to choose useful herbs to incorporate in a supportive plan for their patients, including how to identify appropriate preparations & doses for the herbs.*

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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 approved for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND.) Please see details on the webinar registration page regarding receipt of CE/CPE credit.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Mary Hardy, board certified in internal medicine and a specialist in botanical and integrative medicine, has actively combined complementary and alternative therapies with traditional Western medicine for over twenty-five years in both her clinical practice and research projects. She completing her undergraduate studies at Vassar College, and attended medical school at Louisiana State University. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Tufts New England Medical Center.

In 1998, Dr. Hardy founded the Integrative Medicine Clinic at Cedars-Sinai. Dr. Hardy was the co-principle investigator in a number of systematic reviews of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) topics conducted in the Evidence Based Practice Center at RAND. She has served on and chaired several United States Pharmacopeia (USP) expert committees examining the safety of selected dietary supplements and chaired the USP committee, Dietary Supplements Safety Modeling Expert Panel. Additionally, Dr. Hardy served for two and half years as the Associate Director of the UCLA Botanical Research Center, funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH) Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS).

Dr. Hardy, the recent past Medical Director of the Simms/Mann-UCLA Center for Integrative Oncology, is a recognized leader in the field of Integrative Oncology. She has also helped to establish the Integrative Medicine Health and Wellness Program at the Venice Family Clinic,

Dr. Hardy has recently completed a popular book for Readers Digest entitled Best Remedies and serves on a number of editorial and scientific advisory boards including the American Botanical Council, Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Phytomedicine and Integrative Medicine: A Clinicians Journal.

Dr. Hardy’s current research interests include reviewing the evidence for the safety and efficacy of natural therapies, especially botanicals as well as conducting clinical trials of dietary supplements and lifestyle choices to reduce toxicity and to improve outcomes of conventional cancer treatment.

4 - 5 PM EST
Breaking-The-Mold-How-To-Rescue-Your-Patients-From-Exposure-To-Mold-with-Dr.-Jill-Crista
FEBRUARY 20TH, 2018
Breaking The Mold: How To Rescue Your Patients From Exposure To Mold* with Dr. Jill Crista

FREE Webinar
Dr. Jill Crista (formerly Evanston) became a reluctant expert on mold through patient experiences and by having mold sprout in her own home. She shares what she learned about mold after an in-depth literature review. She briefly covers mold’s mechanisms for causing reactions, symptoms of mold, and testing options. The bulk of the time will be spent covering key herbal allies that help rid the body of the toxins left behind after exposure to water-damaged buildings.*

Herbs discussed: Turmeric, Milk Thistle, Pau D’Arco, Olive Leaf, Oregano (oil), Holy Basil and Japanese Knotweed

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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.

This webinar has been approved for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND). Please see details on the webinar registration page regarding receipt of CE/CPE credit.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Jill Crista (formerly Evenson) is a nationally recognized educator on illnesses associated with mold and mycotoxin exposure. She was inspired by her patients to seek out the truth behind their strange and peculiar symptoms. After an exhaustive review of the literature, she developed a unique treatment approach building research findings onto the foundations of her naturopathic education and philosophies.

4 - 5 PM EST
Firing-Up-Libido-with-Passion-Plants-with-Dr.-Lise-Alschuler-ND
MARCH 7TH, 2018
Firing Up Libido with Passion Plants* with Dr. Lise Alschuler, ND

FREE Webinar
A healthy libido is vital to an optimal quality of life and can be an important part of a healthy relationship. Botanical support can be a powerful component to restoring passion and performance. How can you go wrong with herbs like Horny Goat Weed, Wild Oats, not to mention Damiana, Sarsaparilla, and Maca? This webinar will explore the use of these botanicals for improving sexual health for both men and women.*

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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.) Please see details on the webinar registration page regarding receipt of CE credit.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Lise Alschuler is a naturopathic doctor with board certification in naturopathic oncology and has been practicing since 1994. She graduated from Brown University with an undergraduate degree in Medical Anthropology and received a doctoral degree in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University.

Dr. Alschuler is past-President of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and a founding and current President of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians.

In September 2000, Dr. Alschuler was named by Seattle Magazine as one of Seattle’s Top Doctors.
She co-created http://www.FiveToThrivePlan.com and co-hosts a radio show, Five To Thrive Live! on the Cancer Support Network and rebroadcast on I Heart Radio Talk.

She believes that her job as a naturopathic physician and educator is to stimulate and support healing and wellness by utilizing the most natural and scientifically sound strategies possible. Learn more at http://www.drlise.net.

4 -5 PM Eastern 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.