I can assure you not everyone in my field comes from a long line of hippies. I sure didn't. In school while my classmates were bobbing their heads during a lecture on the healing power of dandelion root, I felt like the only one with a dark secret -- I had never, ever tasted roasted dandelion root tea!
Many patients come in to NDs (Naturopathic Doctors) not because they randomly chose us, but because a friend or family member (maybe a pushy significant other?!) recommend they go. These patients usually look like deer in the headlights, as I ask many more questions than their MD might or spend much more time talking to them and listening to them than any doctor ever has.
This list is just a gentle nudge for those "Naturopathic Virgins" out there. Before diving in on your initial visit to a Naturopath, why not dip your toes in and get a feel for it first?
5 Things to Try if You're a Naturopathic Virgin (New to Naturopathic Medicine)
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Dr. Katie is a next-generation natural medicine doctor and proud dog mom living in the mountain west.