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Jun 18, 2021 8:15:00 AM

NUHS Life Hacks

As I finish my final few weeks in this program, I thought it would be useful to provide some new and incoming students with ...

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Jun 4, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Best Recommendations When Applying to Naturopathic Medical School

I remember being very nervous when I initially applied to this program. I was worried that I did not have enough of a science ...

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May 21, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Final Stretch!

I graduate in approximately 90 days, or 3 months.That is so incredibly exciting, and terrifying all at the same time! I love ...

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Apr 16, 2021 8:15:00 AM

Garden Project on Campus

This is a photo (courtesy of Dr. Sorensen) of Pulsatilla from the campus garden. We have a garden right next to the clinic, ...

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Apr 2, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Constantly Learning, Constantly Moving Forward

I did something super cool this week: I finished my patient numbers in the clinic! As Naturopathic students, we need to see ...

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Mar 19, 2021 8:15:00 AM

March in Chicago

I remember last year being really excited for St Patrick’s Day this year. It is such a fun holiday here in Chicago! They ...

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Mar 5, 2021 3:50:33 PM

Learning Minor Surgery

Since NDs can do minor surgery in many states, including the area I plan on returning to, the minor surgery class is very ...

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Feb 19, 2021 8:15:00 AM

It All Started Three Years Ago!

I was reminded today that we had our White Coat Ceremony three years ago this week. Most of us graduate in a few months. It ...

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Feb 5, 2021 8:15:00 AM

I Love It When It Snows On Campus!

I love it when it snows on campus! And I love living on campus! We have gotten a fair amount of snow recently, and campus is ...

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Jan 22, 2021 8:15:00 AM

My Final Winter in Lombard!

I spent my break in Maryland, where there wasn’t a snowflake to be seen. The leaves were still present on the ground, and I ...

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Dec 11, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Gratitude!

2020 has definitely been a one-of-a-kind year! While I like to think that I am good at expressing my gratitude, and usually I ...

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Nov 27, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Sheriff Squad at Clinic!

I know I have mentioned how much I love clinic in just about every blog post since entering my clinical internship. ...

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Nov 13, 2020 8:00:00 AM

I Miss the Swans!

Every summer, we have swans in the lake on campus. Typically, they have babies (I have shared about that and all their ...

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Oct 30, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Fall, Don't Go!

We had our first snow fall this week. While it was a beautiful sight to see the dusting of snow cover the beautiful fall ...

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Oct 16, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Fall Weather and Sensitive Exams

I decided to go home for the weekend. I wanted to switch out my car (I like to borrow a 4-wheel drive car to get through the ...

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Oct 2, 2020 8:00:00 AM

I LOVE Clinic!

I have officially been in the clinic for one month now (4 weeks) as an intern. I have been able to see a handful of patients ...

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Sep 18, 2020 8:15:00 AM

We Made it to Clinic: We Are Officially 8th Tri Interns!

My trimester break was awesome! While we were still following social/physical distancing guidelines, it was great to get to ...

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Aug 14, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Tips for New Students

As I finish up my third year, and feel my final year quickly approaching, there are some things I wish I had known when I ...

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Jul 31, 2020 8:15:00 AM

I Registered for My Clinic Shift!

We become official clinic interns during our 8th trimester. As ND students, we technically get to enter a little sooner as we ...

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Jul 17, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Back On Campus for Labs & Clinic

We returned to campus this week for in-person face-to-face labs and clinic internships. It was exciting to be back, and to see ...

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Jul 3, 2020 8:15:00 AM

How Is It Already Week 8 of the Trimester?!

This trimester is going faster than any other trimester! I ended up coming back to Illinois this week from Maryland, even ...

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Jun 19, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Water Balloons and the Sun

Well, we all survived the first round of midterms, also known as week 5 of the trimester. It is always a stressful and ...

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Jun 5, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Simulated Patients via Zoom

I am in a class right now called Advanced Diagnosis and Problem Solving. In this class, we have a simulated patient every ...

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May 22, 2020 8:00:00 AM

A New Trimester & A New Way of Learning and Teaching

Illinois is still under a stay-at-home order due to COVID-19. Therefore, all courses continue to be done through ...

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Apr 17, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Quarantined for over a month: We are surviving!

School has officially been online, and Lily and I have been quarantined for over a month now. It has been a wonderful ...

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Apr 3, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Week 3 of Quarentine

We have officially finished our 3rd week of quarantine and online coursework. It is very different to be learning some of this ...

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Mar 20, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Diversity Week, Mock Health Fair, and COVID-19

Week 8 of every trimester is Diversity Week. And, Week 13 is always self-care week as it falls right before final exams kick ...

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Mar 6, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Special Events On & Off Campus

Let me start by saying the Post-Grad Department at National University is amazing! They host some great events for alumni and ...

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Feb 21, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Flat Tires, Board Exams, and Mid-Terms!

I took my first set of board exams a couple weeks ago. It was HARD! I felt very prepared for it, both through the coursework I ...

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Feb 7, 2020 8:15:00 AM

From Standardized Patient Ecounters to Real Patient Encounters

I know I mentioned getting to work with standardized patients in the last few months. I am so grateful for the experience we ...

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Jan 24, 2020 8:15:00 AM

We had an entire month off for winter break!

We had an entire month off for winter break, and it was glorious! Although, I have to admit that I used most of my break ...

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Dec 6, 2019 8:15:00 AM

Thanksgiving Break was AWESOME...Now It's Time to Grind for Final Exams

I drove home to Maryland for the Thanksgiving break, and I am so glad I did! I originally planned on staying on campus, ...

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Nov 22, 2019 8:15:00 AM

Traditional Gratitude Post for Thanksgiving

This trimester, I decided to go full-track for Phase II. That put me with over 30 credits, and to be honest, I didn’t know if ...

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Nov 8, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Snow on Halloween and a plug for Campus Visit Day

Apparently, Chicago weather has gone on a record-breaking spree since I moved here. First with the polar vortex last winter, ...

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Oct 25, 2019 8:45:00 AM
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World Spine Day, CAM Day, and an Antique Doctor Bag!

It has been an eventful couple of weeks.  While in the middle of midterms, our campus had a few big events.  I’ll start with ...

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Oct 11, 2019 8:15:00 AM

Naturopathic Medicine Week 2019

We have reached that time of year again; it is Naturopathic Medicine Week! To kick it off, I will reiterate the 6 basic ...

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Sep 27, 2019 8:04:00 AM

Living on Campus is AWESOME!

I have lived on campus for about two years. I have absolutely loved it, and greatly appreciate the fact that National ...

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Sep 13, 2019 8:05:00 AM

Break is over, time to get back to work!

Between each trimester we get a few weeks off for a break. Normally I anxiously head back to Maryland, but since I moved over ...

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Aug 9, 2019 8:05:00 AM

Week 14 Isn’t As Bad Without Anatomy Practical Exams!

Last trimester, I made a blog post about week 14 being the absolute worst week of the trimester. At the time, it definitely ...

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Jul 26, 2019 8:05:00 AM

Phase I. is Done...Almost!

We are wrapping up the final few weeks of Phase 1, which is the basic sciences courses. This is another exciting milestone we ...

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Jul 12, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Learning New Techniques and Happy Birthday America!

This was my second 4th of July holiday living in Illinois, and while I hope I make it out to Navy Pier for Fire Works before I ...

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Jun 28, 2019 8:00:00 AM

What a Weekend!

I went to St. Louis this weekend with a classmate, Karolina, for a couple of seminars. When we had originally signed up for ...

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Jun 14, 2019 8:05:00 AM

Taking Advantage of Every Opportunity Possible

As Naturopathic Physicians, we will have so many different tools in our toolbox. I strongly believe that we need to have an ...

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May 31, 2019 8:15:00 AM

Second Year Isn't So Bad

I have to admit, the first year was tough. I had been out of school for more than 10 years before going back to complete the ...

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May 17, 2019 8:15:00 AM

Post Break and Finishing Anatomy

We did it! We are done with Anatomy and went on a well-deserved break! I have to admit, there were many times I thought his ...

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Apr 12, 2019 8:05:00 AM

Week 14 is the worst…but we can still squeeze in some fun!

I try to be positive most of the time. But, let me tell you…Week 14 is the absolute worst during third trimester! The good ...

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Mar 29, 2019 8:10:00 AM

March in Chicago

I finally made it downtown to see the green river! For a history on the green river in Chicago, click here: ...

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Mar 15, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Anatomy Lab

When I was originally looking at naturopathic medicine programs, I was shocked to learn that some schools don’t do dissections ...

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Mar 1, 2019 8:55:55 AM

What would you do if you weren't afraid?

A few years ago, I made a new year’s resolution to not let my fears stop me from doing anything. Literally, on New Year’s Day, ...

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Feb 15, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Dreaded Week 6 Midterms

I don’t know what it is, but I swear the midterms that happen during weeks 5 & 6 often feel significantly worse than even ...

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Feb 1, 2019 8:05:00 AM

Brr, it is cold outside!

Typically, the cold weather doesn’t bother me too much. However, it has gotten VERY cold here! We have a good amount of snow, ...

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Jan 18, 2019 8:10:00 AM

We survived our first year!

Winter break was wonderful, and greatly needed!  After final exams were over, I did something new. Instead of rushing home to ...

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Dec 7, 2018 8:01:00 AM

Family, Cancelled Flights (and Classes) & Finals! Oh my!

Surprising my family for Thanksgiving was amazing! My parents were SUPER surprised, as were my nieces and nephew. I didn’t ...

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Nov 23, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Super Thankful!

Thanksgiving was this week, so I thought I would make a traditional post about some of the things I am thankful for. Consider ...

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Nov 9, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Goodbyes, Exams, and New Toys!

School is hard. Each trimester is 15 weeks, and unfortunately, life outside of school doesn’t actually stop, even if it ...

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Oct 26, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Naturopathic Medicine Week Victory, White Coat Ceremony & Midterms

These last couple of weeks have been super fun, super stressful, but all around awesome! A couple weeks ago, we had ...

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Oct 12, 2018 8:00:00 AM

CAM Day and Naturopathic Medicine Week!

I have so much to blog about! It has been a crazy couple weeks of midterms (with what seems like no end in sight). But, in ...

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Sep 28, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Important Study Reminder: Always Remember to Take Time for Yourself

I am going to take this time to remind myself, along with everyone else who needs it, of the best study advice I have ever ...

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Sep 14, 2018 8:00:00 AM

What is Naturopathic Medicine?

I can’t even count the number of times I have been asked, “What is Naturopathic Medicine?”  When I first made the decision to ...

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Sep 7, 2018 5:10:00 PM

Hello, National University!

My name is Belinda, but I prefer to go by Lindy. I am entering my third trimester as a Naturopathic Medical student at ...

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Aug 17, 2018 8:15:00 AM

Goodbye!

This is my last blog post before I graduate in a few days! The past 4-1/2 years have been challenging, rewarding, and full of ...

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Aug 3, 2018 12:56:09 PM

Busy, Busy

I am crazy busy getting ready for the next step!  I thought that by this point things would have settled down, but there are ...

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Jul 20, 2018 8:15:00 AM

California

Hello from California! I'm in Oakland right now visiting my sister and observing naturopathic doctors in the Bay Area. I'm ...

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Jul 6, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Drumming Circle & 10th Tri Dinner

On Thursdays after clinic, one of my classmates organizes a drumming circle. Those who are interested participate by drumming ...

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Jun 22, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Clinical Observation

Although I am completing my studies to become a naturopathic doctor, last week I shadowed a chiropractor and an internist for ...

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Jun 8, 2018 11:24:15 AM

Salvation Army Clinical Rotation

Last week I saw patients at the Chicago Salvation Army clinic in addition to my regular clinic shift at the NUHS Whole Health ...

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May 25, 2018 11:33:19 AM

Trimester 10 Grand Rounds - Endometriosis

As part of our medical training, 10th trimester naturopathic medicine (ND) students are required to give a Grand Rounds ...

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Apr 13, 2018 8:20:00 AM

Clean Air

A few weeks ago, my husband and I made a huge investment in our health by getting an air purifier. An air purifier can help ...

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Apr 6, 2018 2:20:00 AM

The Process of Healing

I haven't blogged much about naturopathic philosophy, yet we review it over and over again in both Phase I and Phase II of the ...

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Mar 30, 2018 8:30:00 AM

Health Problems Caused by Tongue Tie in Adults

In a previous blog post, I mentioned that I would write about some health issues that can be caused by having tongue ...

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Mar 24, 2018 1:22:53 PM

Seasonal Allergies

Allergy season is coming, are you ready for it?! Naturopathic medicine looks at allergies in a much different way than ...

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Mar 16, 2018 11:15:15 AM

Grand Rounds: Gemmotherapy

Last week Thursday was my Grand Rounds presentation, and I presented on gemmotherapy! Gemmotherapy is a form of phytotherapy ...

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Mar 9, 2018 8:14:00 AM

The Learning Curve

A common theme through each phase of the ND program is a steep learning curve.  I remember when I started the program, Phase ...

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Mar 2, 2018 8:01:00 AM

Supporting Lactation Naturally

Last week, I wrote about the hardest part of motherhood for me, breastfeeding. This week, I'd like to share everything I have ...

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Feb 23, 2018 2:17:55 PM

The Hardest Part of Motherhood

My baby, Jade, is almost seven months old already! People always ask me how I do it with being a new mom while in school, so I ...

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Feb 16, 2018 1:37:03 PM

Snow Day!

Last Friday we were gifted with a big snowfall and snow day! All of campus was closed, including the clinic, and I think most ...

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Feb 12, 2018 9:26:24 AM

Grand Rounds: Headaches and Homeopathy

In Grand Rounds this week, two of my classmates gave informative presentations and case studies on headaches/migraines and ...

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Feb 2, 2018 8:01:00 AM

Minor Surgery

What is the difference between minor and major surgery? Minor surgery is any procedure that can be done with local anesthetic, ...

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Jan 26, 2018 8:01:00 AM

Food-Based Medicine

I recently had a patient in clinic who wanted to treat their medical condition with foods instead of supplements. There were a ...

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Jan 19, 2018 8:03:00 AM

Happy New Year!

Twenty-eighteen!! I can't believe it's finally here: graduation year. I have so much to look forward to this year as I finish ...

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Dec 8, 2017 8:32:00 AM

Jingle Bell Jubilee

Over the weekend Luis, Jade, and I enjoyed going to Lilacia Park Lighting Ceremony and Jingle Bell Jubilee event in downtown ...

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Dec 1, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Recognition and Praise: Facilities and Grounds Staff

I'm going to be starting a new series on my blog that recognizes and praises different departments and people who keep NUHS ...

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Nov 22, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Thanksgiving 2017

Happy Thanksgiving!  Last week a group of clinic interns celebrated Friendsgiving at a classmate's house. We had good ...

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Nov 17, 2017 8:34:00 AM

Grand Rounds

As a requirement for graduation, all the 9th and 10th tri interns have to do a Grand Rounds presentation. In Tri 9, the ...

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Nov 10, 2017 8:30:00 AM

‘Just One Drop’ Documentary

Last week Thursday, I attended a screening of the documentary, “Just One Drop” that explores the most controversial system of ...

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Nov 3, 2017 8:35:00 AM

20-Minute Head-to-Toe Physical Exam

The first half hour of clinic shifts starts with preview. Every day in preview is different. Sometimes we talk about various ...

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Oct 27, 2017 9:56:21 AM

Soup Season!

We are finally in one of my favorite times of year food-wise – soup season! The weather in Lombard has cooled off, and I'm now ...

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Oct 20, 2017 4:59:23 PM

Thyroid Health

October is turning out to be a busy month! It started off with the nasal release technique course I went to earlier this ...

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Oct 11, 2017 1:05:11 PM

Nasal Release Technique

When I attended the Essentials of Acute and Chronic Prescribing homeopathy course in Montreal in May 2016 and 2017, the ...

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Oct 6, 2017 11:01:00 AM

Shedd Aquarium

The city of Chicago has many fun places and events to offer. Once in a while, I make my way into the city to take advantage of ...

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Sep 29, 2017 12:02:00 PM

The Art of Medicine

Last week, I went to a talk by Louise "Lou" Edwards, ND, one of the elders in the naturopathic profession and a faculty member ...

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Sep 15, 2017 4:58:00 PM

Clinic Internship

My clinic internship has begun! I'm officially in my 8th trimester (although it took a longer to get here because of the flex ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:13:45 AM

Polypharmacy

In a class I'm taking called Special Populations, a topic we covered was polypharmacy. Polypharmacy refers to the effects of ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:13:00 AM

Natural Childbirth

Our daughter, Jade, has arrived! We were able to have the natural, unmedicated, childbirth for which we had been preparing. ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:12:13 AM

Due Date is Days Away

I haven't blogged much about my pregnancy, so here it goes.  Common issues in pregnancy:  I've been very fortunate to have an ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:09:10 AM

The Secret Ingredient

Every time exams approach, I do my best to thoroughly prepare by studying all of my notes a few times. Even with putting in ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:08:26 AM

Lyme Disease

I recently did a presentation on Lyme disease in my Functional Medicine class based on a book the professor recommended (The ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:07:07 AM

Fourth of July Weekend

This weekend was busy and filled with fun events! Luis and I went to Manitowoc, Wisconsin, (my hometown) for a mini-vacation ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:06:25 AM

Homecoming 2017

Over the weekend, I attended NUHS Homecoming thanks to a generous donation from 1957 alumnus Dr. Titus Plomaritis, who ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:05:38 AM

Forest Bathing

Last week in Advanced Nutrition and Functional Medicine, students were assigned to read a research article from Japan on ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:04:51 AM

My Morning Smoothie

Chicago is going through a heat wave this week. The highs are in the 90s and lows in the 70s. Summer is the perfect time to ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:04:01 AM

Stinging Nettle for Healing Injuries

I'm back again this year in Montreal taking Dr. Andre Saine's "Essentials of Acute and Chronic Prescribing" course. Last year, ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:03:43 AM

8 Classes I'm Taking

I'm enjoying all of my classes so far this trimester. I have a blend of 8th and 9th tri classes because of my customized flex ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:03:26 AM

Spring Break Recap

I'm back again for another trimester! Spring break was busy and fun. Here's a recap of what I did: The two days after finals I ...

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Aug 25, 2017 10:03:07 AM

Naturopathy vs. Homeopathy

I want to follow up last week's post to talk about the differences between naturopathy and homeopathy. I remember before ...

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Apr 13, 2017 5:02:00 PM

Clinic Hydrotherapy Services

At the beginning of the trimester, I wrote about my hydrotherapy shift in the clinic and mentioned that I'd follow up with a ...

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Apr 7, 2017 5:01:00 PM

Exciting Announcement

One of the decisions women who enter into postgraduate education might face is when to start a family. Luis and I had known ...

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Apr 3, 2017 5:01:00 PM

SIBO Conference Review

The NUHS College of Postgraduate and Continuing Education hosted an Integrative SIBO Conference this weekend. After debating ...

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Mar 24, 2017 5:02:00 PM

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis

Cannabinoid hyperemesis is a condition becoming increasingly more common due to the more acceptable widespread use of ...

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Mar 16, 2017 5:02:00 PM

Blood Chemistry

Over the weekend, I attended a seminar called "Mastering Functional Blood Chemistry." We looked at several blood tests like ...

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Mar 10, 2017 5:03:00 PM

Naturopaths Can Do Pap Smears?

Two evenings in the past two weeks I've learned how to do male and female genital exams. When I told my sister about it, her ...

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Mar 3, 2017 4:58:00 PM

Psychopathology

Depression, mania, cyclothymia, anxiety, oh my! I'm preparing for my Psychopathology midterm, and there is so much to learn. ...

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Feb 24, 2017 5:03:00 PM

Wonderful Weather

I'm calling this record-breaking "high 60s/low 70s, 3-day weekend" my unofficial Mid-Tri Spring Break! Luis and I took ...

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Feb 17, 2017 5:03:00 PM

Nourishing Bone Broth

A few months ago I wrote about making traditional healing bone broth as a way to intake bone-building nutrients like ...

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Feb 9, 2017 5:04:00 PM

Botanical Medicine

Botanical medicine is a significant aspect of our naturopathic curriculum. At NUHS, we have three botanical medicine classes ...

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Feb 7, 2017 4:50:00 PM

Applied Kinesiology

Over the weekend, I attended a four-hour "Intro to Applied Kinesiology" seminar taught by Dr. Louis C. Boven. My friend and ...

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Jan 27, 2017 5:04:00 PM

The Most Misunderstood Nutrient

Last trimester in my Clinical Nutrition class, we had a lecture on iodine that sparked my interest into learning more. Over ...

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Jan 20, 2017 5:02:00 PM

Continuing the Journey to Clinic

This trimester I'm taking a mixture of Tri 7 and 8 classes because I'm on the flex track. Every tri, the material gets more ...

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Dec 9, 2016 5:01:00 PM

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Winter has finally arrived! We got our first accumulating snowfall on campus of about six inches. It was a lot more than the ...

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Dec 2, 2016 5:02:00 PM

Lima, Peru

Over Thanksgiving, my husband and I returned to his home country of Peru. We had a wonderful stay with his mom in the ...

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Nov 23, 2016 5:01:00 PM

Campus Housing

I've been living on campus since starting the ND program nearly three years ago. Recently, my husband and I moved from a ...

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Nov 4, 2016 5:03:00 PM

Hydrotherapy Contrast Shower

Contrast hydrotherapy is a quick and easy at-home technique beneficial for enhancing the immune system. It consists of ...

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Oct 28, 2016 4:58:00 PM

Whole Detox Presentation

I met Dr. Deanna Minich last summer when she spoke at the American Association of Naturopathic Physician's annual conference, ...

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Oct 22, 2016 5:03:00 PM

Prairie Food Co-op Pressure Canning Class

Last week I attended a pressure canning class at the Helen Plum Public Library in Lombard put on by the Prairie Food Co-op. ...

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Oct 7, 2016 5:04:00 PM

Midterm Season Is Here

Over the weekend, Student Council hosted a "Tri Mixer" and it was fun getting to know both new and old friends better. It was ...

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Sep 29, 2016 5:03:00 PM

A Pumpkinless Fall

I recently had my blood drawn to check for food sensitivities. Several labs do food sensitivity testing, and many of them ...

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Sep 23, 2016 5:05:00 PM

Brain Health

The complexity of the human body is incredible, and brain function plays a profound role in making sure everything works the ...

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Sep 16, 2016 5:03:00 PM

One Break, Two Weeks, Three Cities

I had a wonderful summer break! The rest and relaxation were much needed, and I took full advantage of the two weeks by ...

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Aug 11, 2016 5:03:00 PM

Study, Study, Study

I've been studying practically non-stop for the past few weeks. The NPLEX board exam that I took at the beginning of this ...

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Aug 5, 2016 5:05:00 PM

Dry Skin Brushing

Sometimes when we hear the word "detoxification," harsh and complicated regimens come to mind, but this is not the case with ...

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Jul 28, 2016 5:02:00 PM

Mid-Summer Reflection

In my very first blog post back in May, I shared some of my hopes for this trimester. Now that the end of the tri is ...

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Jul 21, 2016 5:01:00 PM

Community Supported Agriculture

This year, Luis and I purchased a 20- week Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) vegetable box from a local farm that uses ...

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Jul 7, 2016 5:03:00 PM

Summer is in Full Swing

This time of year always means two things: my birthday and Independence Day. This year, there was a third event to add to the ...

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Jul 1, 2016 5:03:00 PM

My First Batch of Kombucha

A few weeks ago I suddenly got on a kombucha kick and got a SCOBY (Symbiotic Culture of Bacteria and Yeast) from my friend ...

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Jun 24, 2016 5:03:00 PM

Fun-Filled Four-Day Weekend

Last weekend was homecoming, so we had a four-day weekend. I attended homecoming sessions thanks to a sponsorship from NUHS ...

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Jun 17, 2016 5:01:00 PM

Nasosympatico for Sinusitis

Nasosympatico is a therapy that consists of inserting three cotton-tipped applicators through each nasal fossa to rest at the ...

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Jun 7, 2016 5:04:00 PM

Au Revoir, Montreal!

Montreal treated me well, and I got to do some interesting things once the seminar ended. Old Montreal from the bridge to St ...

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Jun 3, 2016 5:02:00 PM

Bonjour de Montreal!

This week I'm attending a homeopathy course in Montreal called "Essentials of Acute and Chronic Prescribing" taught by Dr. ...

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May 26, 2016 5:02:00 PM

Hydrotherapy for Headaches

Hydrotherapy is one modality used in naturopathic medicine that I'm learning about in a class called Hydrotherapy & ...

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May 20, 2016 5:02:00 PM

Welcome to My Very First Blog Post!

Hello, welcome to my very first blog post! Join me on my journey through naturopathic medical school as I blog about ...

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May 1, 2016 4:54:00 PM

About Mary Simon, Naturopathic Medicine Student Blogger

Hello! My name is Mary Simon, and I am a naturopathic medical student at NUHS. I started the Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine ...

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