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Organizations | Cancer Clinics, Hospitals, and Websites | Naturopathic Medical Schools | Other Books by co-author Karolyn Gazella


American Association of Naturopathic Physicians
Find qualified naturopathic doctors in your area and more information about naturopathic medicine.
4435 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Suite 403
Washington, DC 20016
Phone: 866-538-2267 or 202-237-8150
Fax: 202-237-8152

Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians
For OncANP’s directory of naturopathic oncologists, consult their website.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the National Institutes of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: 888-644-6226

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network.
Note: Their website features a listing of some of the world’s leading cancer centers. Phone: 888-909-6226

Natural Products Association
Consult their website to find a health food store in your area.

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Cancer Clincs, Hospitals and Websites:

Five To Thrive

Naturopathic Specialists
7331 E. Osborn Dr., Ste. 330
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Phone: 480.990.1111

CTCA- Cancer Treatment Centers & Hospitals
Locations in Zion, Illinois; Tulsa, Oklahoma; Seattle, Washington; Goodyear, Arizona; Newnan, GA and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Phone: 800-268-0786

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Naturopathic Medical Schools:

Bastyr University
Kenmore, Wash.
Bastyr University offers a rigorous, naturopathic medical program emphasizing both the science base of medicine and its clinical application. Comprehensive clinical training at their newly renovated clinic prepares graduates to thrive as holistic physicians. Shifts at multiple external sites offer students exposure to diverse populations and a wide spectrum of health issues. The Bastyr campus is located just north of Seattle, Washington.
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Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine (BINM)
New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
BINM offers Western Canada’s first four year full-time diploma of Doctor in Naturopathic Medicine. BINM offers small class sizes, an extraordinary faculty, and is located in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. BINM students are eligible to sit for the NPLEX examinations for licensing as Naturopathic Physicians.
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Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Established in 1978, CCNM offers an accredited four-year, full-time professional program in naturopathic medicine. CCNM is committed to being the profession's college in Canada, producing excellence in naturopathic medical education, clinical practice and research.
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National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM)
Portland, Ore.
Located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, NCNM provides and fosters a challenging, eclectic, and rigorous academic experience. NCNM does not just teach medicine; they teach a philosophy of living that leads to radiant health, and they show students how to convey this wonderful gift to their patients.
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Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences (SCNM)
Tempe, Ariz.
Located in sunny Arizona, SCNM prepares students to become naturopathic physicians trained and educated in the principles of naturopathic medicine. The college promotes learning through educational innovation, medical integration, and research and clinical collaboration. Their faculty's commitment to the art and science of healing has made SCNM a leader among the naturopathic medical schools.
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University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine (UBCNM)
Bridgeport, Conn.
The College's mission is to provide appropriate educational experiences to prepare candidates to become doctors of naturopathic medicine. The College seeks: to teach and search for new knowledge; to educate men and women of personal integrity and social conscience; and to maintain close relationships among faculty, students and community professionals.
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Other Books by Definitive Guide to Cancer co-author Karolyn Gazella:

Karoyln Gazella's Website

The Journey is the Reward: A story of courage, hope, and inspiration, co-author with Doug, Renee, and Kim LaViolette (Hard Cover 2003)

Activate Your Immune System, co-author with Leonid Ber, M.D. (Paperback 1998)

Buyer BeWise: The consumers’ guide to buying quality nutritional supplements (Paperback 1998)

Heal Yourself Naturally: Safe, effective, treatment plans as featured in Health Counselor magazine (Paperback 1996)

Help Yourself: The beginner’s guide to natural medicine (Paperback 1995)

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