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Natural Medicine Journal | The official journal of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians

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This update features information about recovery from Covid-19, antibody testing, how long the virus lives on surfaces, healthcare disparity that increases risk of death, and new information about air pollution and Covid-19.

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This podcast addresses new information regarding the loss of smell and taste as symptoms, as well as airborne spread of the virus. In addition to being editor-in-chief of the Natural Medicine Journal, Tina Kaczor, ND, FABNO, has been seeing patients since earning her doctorate from the National University of Natural Medicine in 2000.

Abstracts & Commentary

by Jacob Schor, ND, FABNO

A recent study that combined tissue culture, mouse, and human data creates a compelling argument that pollen exposure weakens innate immune defense against viral infection—and not just in allergy sufferers.

by Lorinda Sorensen, ND, LAc

A recent study found that eating more than 2 servings a week of

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The American Journal of Chinese Medicine

AJCM Impact Factor Trend
AJCM Impact Factor Trend
IMPACT FACTOR We are pleased to announce that the AJCM has achieved an impact factor of 3.510 in the year 2018

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AJCM is a Quartile 1 journal in JCR ranking (Integrative & Complementary Medicine/ General & Internal Medicine)

Featured articles for 2020 (updated on January 9, 2020)

COVID-19: An Update on the Epidemiological, Clinical, Preventive and Therapeutic Evidence and Guidelines of Integrative Chinese-Western Medicine for the Management of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease

Kam Wa Chan, Vivian Taam Wong, Sydney Chi Wai Tang

Chinese Herbal Medicine-Based Cancer Therapy: Novel Anticancer Agents Targeting MicroRNAs to Regulate Tumor Growth and Metastasis

Peng F, Xie X, Peng C

Aloe vera and its Components Inhibit Influenza A Virus-Induced Autophagy and Replication

Choi JG, Lee H, Kim YS, Hwang YH, Oh YC, Lee B, Moon KM, Cho WK, Ma JY

Clinical Efficacy and Safety

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American Academy of Emergency Medicine

President’s Message

As, I write my last president’s message, I have been reflecting on the last 27 months. Thank you for the amazing opportunity you gave me to earn your trust and support. My last president’s message will be a call to action. Our specialty is under attack from every possible angle… insurance companies, the threat of advanced practice provider (APP) independent practices, CMGs controlling our practice, congress “fixing” the balanced billing issue, etc. 

As a specialty, we need for all emergency physicians to get involved. I often hear: “Why should I join an AAEM committee?” “Why should I write and visit my congressional representative?” “Why should I encourage others to join AAEM and get involved?” “Why should I donate to the AAEM PAC?” “I am content, I am happy where I am!” This is the “laissez-faire” attitude that got us where we are

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Workplace Health | American Heart Association

Building a healthy workplace and encouraging a healthy workforce can create a self-reinforcing environment that can lead to increased productivity, less absenteeism, and health-spend savings for employees and employers. The American Heart Association’s Workplace Health Solutions offers a suite of science-based, evidence-informed tools and services to help you build and maximize an effective workplace culture of health. Our unique web-based portal fuses health content, personal health data and consumer engagement opportunities, to take your workplace and workforce on a journey toward improved health: 

  • Assess your current programs and workplace environment
  • Create awareness and education around Life’s Simple 7® and the importance of knowing your numbers
  • Learn how these seven lifestyle and behavior factors not only add up to big differences in workplace health, but also can have a big impact on the bottom line for organizations
  • Implement a workplace health solution that combines the power of health screenings with health
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American Medicaid Dentists Public Dental Provider Health State Federal Community Clinic Private Practice Dentistry Assistance

Family Free Public Dental Health
The Medicaid Dentist Directory is a resource for finding federal and state funded programs for providing basic dental services from clinics and individual dentist offices and practices for eligible individuals and families.

Families with children needing dental care may be able to qualify for special funding to obtain health insurance for children with the help of the Federal government. Read more about this popular and growing program.

This website is under development. We continue to compile community, city, state and Federal resources for dental health treatment.

Contact your local State government or local Medicaid office for determining eligibility and the application requirements.

Disability Populations

The National Foundation of Dentistry (NFDH) has developed a program for Dentists to donate certain services for qualifying individuals. Applicants who are either disabled, elderly or medically compromised and have no other way for paying for dental care may be able to secure help in their

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Osteopathic medical students may be graduating early to fight COVID-19

CHICAGO—March 30, 2020—To allow states to expand their physician workforce during this critical time, the American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA), which accredits the nation’s 38 osteopathic medical schools, will allow colleges of osteopathic medicine to offer early graduation to certain medical students in

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The American Association of Physicists in Medicine

Notice as of Saturday, March 28, 2020, 11AM Eastern Time.

AAPM Mission

Advancing Education Advancing Science Advancing Professional Practice

If you are seeking a medical physicist to fill a career, temporary (Locum Tenens), contract, or training position, please visit our Career Services Center.

AAPM is a scientific and professional organization, founded in 1958, composed of more than 8000 scientists whose clinical practice is dedicated to ensuring accuracy, safety and quality in the use of radiation in medical procedures such as medical imaging and radiation therapy. We are generally known as medical physicists and are uniquely positioned across medical

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American College of Sports Medicine position stand. Quantity and quality of exercise for developing and maintaining cardiorespiratory, musculoskele… – PubMed

The purpose of this Position Stand is to provide guidance to professionals who counsel and prescribe individualized exercise to apparently healthy adults of all ages. These recommendations also may apply to adults with certain chronic diseases or disabilities, when appropriately evaluated and advised by a health professional. This document supersedes the 1998 American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Position Stand, “The Recommended Quantity and Quality of Exercise for Developing and Maintaining Cardiorespiratory and Muscular Fitness, and Flexibility in Healthy Adults.” The scientific evidence demonstrating the beneficial effects of exercise is indisputable, and the benefits of exercise far outweigh the risks in most adults. A program of regular exercise that includes cardiorespiratory, resistance, flexibility, and neuromotor exercise training beyond activities of daily living to improve and maintain physical fitness and health is essential for most adults. The ACSM recommends that most adults engage in moderate-intensity cardiorespiratory exercise training for ≥30 min·d

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American Board of Addiction Medicine -American Board of Addiction Medicine

  • Aliya Jones, MD

    Addiction Medicine

    Psychiatry

    Baltimore, Maryland

  • Sharone Abramowitz, MD

    Addiction Medicine

    Psychiatry

    San Francisco, California

  • Ken Freedman, MD, MS, MBA

    Addiction Medicine

    Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

    Boston, Massachusetts

  • Carolina Klein, MD

    Addiction Medicine

    Psychiatry

    Alexandria, Virginia

  • Daniel Pisaniello, MD

    Addiction Medicine
    Family Medicine
    Lowville, New York

  • Peter Selby, MBBS, CCFP, FCFP

    Addiction Medicine
    Family Medicine & Psychiatry
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • Marjorie Voith, MD

    Addiction Medicine
    Internal Medicine
    Riva, Maryland

  • Tim Brennan, MD, MPH

    Addiction Medicine
    Pediatrics
    New York, New York

  • Ralph Bharati, MD

    Addiction Medicine
    Psychiatry
    Wichita, Kansas

  • Curtis Cummins, MD

    Addiction Medicine

    Psychiatry

    Traverse City, Michigan

  • Brian Hurley, MD, MBA

    Addiction Medicine

    Psychiatrist

    Los Angeles, CA

  • P. Bradley Hall, MD

    Addiction Medicine

    Family Medicine

    Bridgeport, West Virginia

  • C Marlo Baird, MD, MPH

    Addiction Medicine

    Preventive Medicine, Psychiatry

    Marlton, New Jersey

  • Ann Laurella

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    Excellence in Medicine Awards | American Medical Association

    Through the Excellence in Medicine Awards, the AMA Foundation recognizes physicians who exemplify the highest values of volunteerism, community engagement, leadership and dedication to the care of underserved populations.

    Excellence in Medicine Awards

    Applications for the 2018 Excellence in Medicine Awards are now closed. Our application portal will be updated later in 2018 with information for the 2019 application.

    List of awards:

    The Dr. Debasish Mridha Spirit of Medicine Award for the Selfless Elimination of Human Suffering

    Recognizes the work of a U.S. physician who has demonstrated altruism, compassion, integrity, leadership and personal sacrifice while providing quality health care to a destitute, distressed or marginalized population in an impoverished community.

    • Made possible by Debasish Mridha, MD

    The Dr. Edmond and Rima Cabbabe Dedication to the Profession Award

    Recognizes a physician who demonstrates active and productive improvement to the profession of medicine.

    • Made possible by Edmond Cabbabe, MD and Rima Cabbabe
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