Naturopathic doctors gaining new powers

Eggertson, Laura
January 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/12/2010 Supplement, Vol. 182, pE29
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the new legislative power gained by the naturopathic doctors in Ontario and British Columbia. This legislative power allows them to prescribe drugs as well as natural products. It informs that naturopaths in Manitoba and Alberta will also have this power very soon. It is stated that for this they will have to meet educational requirements and pass a qualifying examination.


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