Oriental Medicine relies on a highly comprehensive and individualized diagnosis of a patient’s Qi (or chi) energy. The weakness, excess or imbalance of Qi affects key organ systems in oriental medicine and is the underlying cause of disease and disharmony. The oriental medicine practitioner uses a broad scope of therapies to restore balance
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(1 days ago) Master of Science in Oriental Medicine National University offers a nine-trimester program leading to the master of science in oriental medicine degree (MSOM). Our traditional apprentice-style learning environment immerses students in the five branches of oriental medicine: Acupuncture Herbal Medicine Nutrition and Dietary Therapy Tui Na Oriental Bodywork and Therapeutic Massage Qi Gong and
(4 days ago) Chiropractic medicine is a comprehensive health care profession that addresses the wide variety of factors that impact upon human physiology. Chiropractic physicians specialize in natural, non-invasive health care and are trained to use a full range of medical diagnostic tools and a wide array of effective treatment options in patient care.
(5 days ago) Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine National University of Health Sciences, the nation’s premier institution for complementary and alternative medical education, offers a doctor of naturopathic medicine program (ND), which will prepare you to practice as a licensed naturopathic physician. National University’s ND program provides you with a rigorous curriculum that blends thorough scientific
(5 days ago) Doctor of Chiropractic National University prepares you to practice as a primary care, first-contact physician. Today’s chiropractic medicine embraces the whole health picture of each patient. That high calling and responsibility is why National University upholds the highest academic standards and provides you with the most comprehensive medical training. Academic SuperiorityNational is the
Sports Medicine Excellence
(9 days ago) Sports Medicine Excellence If you seek a career emphasis in chiropractic sports medicine, NUHS is an excellent choice. Become One of Our Successful Sports Medicine Grads Alden Clendenin, DC, CCSP Dr. Alden Clendenin practices in downtown Chicago where his Chicago Chiropractic and Sports Injury Centers boast four clinics. He uses his education in treating hundreds […]
(5 days ago) Botanical Medicine Plant-based supplements, tinctures, and topical applications that assist the body in healing. These may include either western or oriental herbal formulas with time-honored traditional healing applications for various symptoms and conditions.
(4 days ago) Naturopathic medicine is a system of primary health care focused on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness. It is dedicated to nature’s healing powers and is distinguished by principles that underlie and determine its practice.
Doctor of Naturopathic Program Overview
(2 days ago) Program Overview Naturopathic medicine encompasses the diagnosis and management of primary care patients through the use of natural means that include naturopathic counseling, nutrition, wellness counseling, botanicals, physical medicine, homeopathy, physiotherapy, electrotherapy, natural pharmaceuticals, and minor surgery. National University of Health Sciences teaches the tenets and
(5 days ago) Trimester-by-Trimester Curriculum Several classes are offered in alternate trimesters (for example T1 or T2). Learn more about our innovative curriculum by viewing the course schedule. Total Program Credits: 167.50 Trimester 1-4Trimester 5-7Trimester 8-9 Trimester 1 Course 17.5 or 17.0 Total Credits OM4405 Introduction to Oriental Medicine OM4406 Physiology of Oriental Medicine AC4461 Meridian
(5 days ago) Chiropractic Technique Chiropractic MedicineProgram Overview Diversified Technique At National University, your foundation in basic sciences is backed with extensive hands-on training in manipulation of the spine and extremities. Our chiropractic faculty will teach you solid techniques that meet rigorous standards of scientific effectiveness. As part of our diversified technique curriculum
Meet Our Chiropractic Medicine Faculty
(Just Now) Meet Our Chiropractic Medicine Faculty Watch video interviews and read profiles of faculty members teaching in the DC program National University’s Lombard campus. They are just a sampling of the several dozen professors and instructors in basic and clinical sciences that are part of chiropractic medicine instruction in our College of Professional Studies.View Faculty Directory […]
(9 days ago) Trimester-by-Trimester Curriculum Learn more about our innovative curriculum through the course schedule. Total Program Credits: 248 Phase OnePhase TwoPhase Three This is a 4-term Phase I schedule. This phase may also be completed in 5 or 6 terms. Your advisor will work with you to determine whether you should follow this 4-term track or choose the 5-term […]
Meet Our Naturopathic Medicine Students
(1 days ago) Meet Our Naturopathic Medicine Students Alison Egeland “My goal was to be a physician and when I found naturopathic medicine, it just clicked for me as being where I needed to be. Most of the faculty here at NUHS… are doctors, and many of them also have …
(1 days ago) When you begin the BS program at National University, you will interact with students and faculty in the first professional degrees of Chiropractic Medicine, Naturopathic Medicine, Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. This early interaction better prepares students for working in a health care environment with a variety of medical professionals.
UWS Collaborative Program
(8 days ago) UWS/NUHS Collaborative Agreement If you are a DC student or a graduate from University of Western States, you can now take advantage of this collaborative agreement between National University and University of Western States. Started in 2015, this agreement allows you to complete your doctor of naturopathic medicine degree in as few as four additional […]
How to Become an Acupuncturist or Oriental Medicine
(7 days ago) Those seeking licensure as an acupuncturist or an oriental medicine practitioner must pass national board examinations conducted by NCCAOM, as well as apply for licensure in the state where they plan to practice. The professional organization representing AOM practitioners is the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM).
Meet Our Naturopathic Medicine Faculty
(Just Now) Meet Our Naturopathic Medicine Faculty Here are three of our faculty members teaching in the ND program here at National University. They are just a sampling of the several dozen professors and instructors in basic and clinical sciences that are part of naturopathic medicine instruction in our College of Professional Studies.View Faculty Directory » Conner, […]
Meet Our Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Faculty
(2 days ago) Meet Our Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Faculty. Here are some of our faculty members teaching in the MSAc and MSOM programs here at National University. They are just a sampling of the several dozen professors and instructors in basic and clinical sciences that are part of acupuncture and oriental medicine instruction in our College of
Choosing Chiropractic Medicine or Physical Therapy
(5 days ago) Chiropractic Medicine, Physical Therapy or Athletic Training? There are many advantages to choosing a career in chiropractic medicine over a career as a physical therapist (PT) or as a certified athletic trainer (ATC). All three require an education beyond a bachelor’s degree, state licensure, a strong foundation in science, and a genuine desire to help […]
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Naturopathy vs. Homeopathy
(9 days ago) Naturopathic medicine uses a wide range of natural healing modalities to improve health. I like to refer to modalities as "tools in the toolbox." Some tools we are trained to use as naturopathic doctors are botanicals, nutritional therapy, lifestyle counseling, minor surgery, hydrotherapy, physical medicine…
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(7 days ago) Take The Next Step to Becoming an Oriental Medicine Practitioner. Our Master of Science in Oriental Medicine program offers you a comprehensive classical curriculum in both acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, coupled with training in how to balance an Eastern medicine approach with Western medicine—preparing you for a successful career in oriental medicine!
(5 days ago) Prerequisite Program Students must apply for admission to the Doctor of Naturopathic program to obtain federal funding. View more information under “Eligibility” below. The maximum amount a student may borrow is based on the program of study and demonstrated financial need. If the allowable cost of education exceeds the maximum Direct Loan eligibility, the dependent […]
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(4 days ago) Kickstart a Rewarding Career in Naturopathic Medicine. The demand for alternative methods of health care is on the rise due to the increase in the prevalence of chronic disease, coupled with an increased desire on the part of health-conscious Americans for alternatives to traditional Western medicine.
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(2 days ago) Environmental Medicine / Toxicology / Detoxification. This is a vital topic in naturopathic medicine, as many patients suffering from chronic illness are affected by chronic exposure to environmental toxins. Some topics from the syllabus include the clinical detection, evaluation, and laboratory confirmation of toxicity, nutritional and
How to Become a Naturopathic Doctor NUHS Career Guide
(7 days ago) National University prepares graduates for the future of health care by offering a campus dedicated to integrative medicine. In fact, you’ll study and work side-by-side with students and faculty from its chiropractic medicine, oriental medicine, and acupuncture programs.
The Future of Integrative Health
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(6 days ago) Prerequisite Program If you would like to start a graduate or professional degree program, but don’t have the necessary science prerequisites, you may complete that coursework in National University’s Prerequisite Program (offered on the Lombard, Illinois, site only). If you have a bachelor’s degree, but don’t have all the necessary science required for admission to […]
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(1 days ago) Acupuncture is increasingly becoming part of the main health care industry and many hospitals and treatment centers across the United States are incorporating integrative medicine practices. In fact, 42% of the hospitals offering complementary and alternative medicine now provide acupuncture as an outpatient service to their patients.
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(2 days ago) Take The Next Step to Becoming a Chiropractic Medicine Practitioner. At National University of Health Sciences, our Doctor of Chiropractic Program will prepare you to become a first-contact, primary care physician who is fully qualified to diagnose, treat and manage a wide range of conditions.