Naturopathic Approaches to Diabetic Kidney Disease

Tan, Alex; Leone, Jacob
February 2009
Townsend Letter;Feb/Mar2009, Issue 307/308, p96
The article focuses on naturopathic approaches to treating diabetic kidney disease. It discusses the processes that have been shown to reduce morbidity and mortality in diabetic nephropathy such as prevention, dietary and lifestyle interventions, and biologically-based interventions. It explains the clinical context of naturopathic approach to diabetic nephropathy, stating that the approach was holistic in the sense that it identifies the causative and contributing factors that exist in the physical, psychological and spiritual aspects of a person.


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