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Guiding Principles

Naturopathic Guiding Principles

Primum non nocere: first do no harm

Vis medicatrix naturae: respect and promote the healing power of nature

Tolle causum: treat the cause of illness

Docere: doctor as teacher; educate and empower patients to better health

Treat the whole person: each person has factors affecting their physical and emotional health

Health promotion is the best prevention: teach healthy living tools to optimize state of health