How do naturopathic doctors help people manage chronic pain without highly addictive opioids?

How do naturopathic doctors help people manage chronic pain without highly addictive opioids? Anyone who has ever experienced chronic pain knows how debilitating it can be. Yet the most commonly recommended conventional medical solution—prescription opioid painkillers—is turning out to be worse than the problem. Opioids may stop the pain, but at a high price: growing…

A Holistic Approach to the Treatment of Asthma

Aloha, I found a great article from www.naturopathic.org that talks about a holistic approach to Asthma. Very Informative, especially considering the amount of people that have asthma related food allergies. Remember to always consult your Naturopathic Doctor. – Dr. Joy Article Link A Holistic Approach to the Treatment of Asthma By Bernie Noe, ND –…

What Is an Infrared Sauna?

Aloha Everyone – I found this great article that discusses all the great health benefits of an Infrared Sauna. Great for relieving inflammatory conditions throughout the body. – Read More! Enjoy! – Dr. Ostroff (If you would like to schedule a visit for an Infrared Sauna Session, give us a call today – 808-373-9966) What…

Osteoporosis: Preventative Approach

Osteoporosis: Choosing a preventative approach Osteoporosis is a degenerative disease causing the weakening of bones so that they become brittle, porous and thin. It affects 25 million Americans, of which 80 percent are women. Bones are more likely to break when stressed or on impact, and as a result, osteoporosis is responsible for 1.5 million…

Health Plans Less Traveled: Natural Medicine

Increasing numbers of women looking at non-traditional ways of staying healthy Naturopathic medicine is by no means new, but as more people struggle to find affordable health care, the growth of naturopathic practices is booming. Still, since most of us raised in the U.S. have been taught to look with a biased eye at alternative…

Stress: How it affects the Body

“Aloha! Here is a great graphic that discusses both Long and Short term effects of STRESS on the BODY. Your Mind is very powerful and stress can create physical ailments throughout your body. Meditation, Yoga, or even a going on a walk are a few ways that helps relieve mental stress. ” – Dr. Joy…