INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE IN ASHBURN, VA

accuModern medicine focuses on the treatment of specific illnesses, while complimentary medicine expands the therapeutic approaches available to patients using naturopathic medicine, acupuncture and oriental medicine.

At Nova Medical Group in Ashburn, VA, naturopathic medicine is an alternative medicine system that utilizes natural remedies and the vitalistic ability of the human body to heal and maintain itself. It favors a holistic approach through clinical nutrition, dietary supplements, herbal medicine and homeopathy in order to help patients restore a natural balance of good health. Naturopathic medicine offers a safe, cost-effective solution to many healthcare problems.

For more information on naturopathy and alternative integrative medicine techniques in Ashburn VA, contact Nova Medical Group.

INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE NEWS

New ApneaApp Can Detect Sleep Apnea via Smartphone

Determining whether your snoring is merely annoying, or crosses the threshold into a life-threatening problem, isn’t convenient or cheap. The gold standard for diagnosing sleep apnea — a disease which affects roughly 1 in 13 Americans — requires an overnight hospital stay and costs thousands of dollars. The patient sleeps in a strange bed, gets […]

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A Single Hour of TV a Day Linked to Unhealthy Weight in Kindergartners

SAN DIEGO – New research shows that it doesn’t take much for kids to be considered couch potatoes. Kindergartners and first-graders who watched as little as one hour of television a day were more likely to be overweight or obese compared to children who watched TV for less than 60 minutes each day, according to […]

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It’s Never Too Late to Quit Smoking

Quit smoking at age 60: Lower risk for heart attack and stroke within the first five years In the most comprehensive study ever on the impact of smoking on cardiovascular disease in older people, epidemiologist Dr. Ute Mons from the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) analyzed 25 individual studies, compiling data from over […]

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Electronic Cigarettes Are Not ‘Safe Alternative’ for Young People

New Rochelle, NY, April 21, 2015–Although heavily promoted as a safer cigarette and an aid to quit smoking, electronic cigarettes and the nicotine they deliver pose particular risks to the developing brains and organs of children. Use of electronic cigarettes by school-age children has surpassed traditional cigarette smoking, and it is critical to recognize and […]

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