From the Director's Desk
TIMES A CHANGIN'
I have had the pleasure of serving this great organization now for three months and the times get more and more exciting. Within the first few weeks of joining ACAM I began to embark on discussions with directors, advisors to the board, and ACAM members about expanding our membership basis. Specifically I began to discuss the role of Naturopathic Practitioners, or NDs. Read more...
Dr. Berkson talks to us about his unique educational background and extraordinary work with intravenous Alpha Lipoic Acid and Low Dose Naltrexone.
He will be speaking at the General Session: Mitochondria in Health and Disease: A Clinician's Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment at ACAM's Spring Education Summit in Hollywood, Florida, May 29 - June 2, 2013. The title of his lecture is: Lipoic Acid's Effect on the Mitochondrion and Human Disease Modification. Read the interview.
The Certification Board for Nutrition Specialists has invited qualifying ACAM members, friends and family to apply for the Certified Nutrition Specialist examination to be held in conjunction with the ACAM conference in June 2013. The exam will take place on Sunday, June 2, 2013 from 9AM - 1PM. Read more...
We are excited to announce yet another new ACAM member benefit. ACAM has entered into a strategic alliance with Tim Brolus and Practice Essentials©. Tim's Practice Essentials program is designed to help integrative practitioners enhance their business models and grow their business. Read more...
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by Fairway Physicians Insurance Company, RRG
When was the last time you reviewed those additional coverages on your medical malpractice insurance policy? While they can't replace stand-alone policies, let's take a closer look at some optional coverages that provide an additional layer of protection for you and your practice. Read more...
by, Julia Schopick
Julia Schopick's book, Honest Medicine, is a must-read not only for yourself, but for your patients as well. The book describes four low cost, effective treatments that are not widely used in American medicine: Silverlon, Intravenous Alpha Lipoic Acid, the Ketogenic Diet, and Low Dose Naltrexone. Read more...
by Mark Hyman, MD
In 1900 only 2 percent of meals were eaten outside of the home; now it is over 50 percent. And most of the meals eaten at home today are factory made science projects "cooked" in a microwave. The consumption of industrial fast and processed food is driving our epidemic of obesity, diabetes and chronic disease that now affects EVERY other American. We need a food and cooking revolution to change that! Read more...
Are you looking for a career change? Are you looking for an integrative physician or nurse to join your practice? View numerous Integrative Medicine career opportunities all over the country as well as practitioners seeking to join new practices. View ACAM's classified ads
ACAM Welcomes Our Newest Members
Every month ACAM welcomes new integrative practitioners to the organization. We're happy to introduce our newest members to you!
New U.S. Members:
Randall Turner, DO Fairmont, WV
Jose Fernandez, MD Kissimmee, FL
New International Members:
Ian Rafter, MD Northbridge, Australia
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