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SEPTEMBER 25TH, 2019
Preconception to Menopause: Botanicals for the Hormonal Spectrum* with Dr. Tori Hudson, ND

FREE Webinar
This presentation will address key phases related to both a woman’s fertile years and her menopausal years. In the fertile years, supporting optimal pregnancy during the months prior to conception, supporting regular ovulation and attending to egg quality are all vital aspects of preconception and pregnancy. In the perimenopausal/menopausal years, we will focus on quality of life and symptom management with botanicals.

Botanicals discussed include Chaste tree, Rhodiola, Tribulus, Red raspberry, Maca, Black cohosh, St. John’s wort, Valerian and Kava.

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This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only

The webinar will be held 4-5pm EDT.

CE Info
This webinar has been approved for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND) by The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. To receive CE credit, you must attend the live event and register using ND credentials. It is eligible for those in the U.S. only.

After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 2-3 weeks after the webinar.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

About the Presenter:
Tori Hudson, ND, graduated from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine (NCNM) in 1984 and has since served the college in several capacities including: Medical Director, Associate Academic Dean and Academic Dean. She is currently a clinical professor at NCNM, Bastyr University and Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Hudson has over 30 years of experience and expertise in women’s health utilizing nutrition, nutraceuticals, botanical medicines, bioidentical hormones and other therapies to treat all gynecological and primary care conditions in women. She serves as medical director of her clinic, “A Woman’s Time” in Portland, Oregon, and is also the Program Director for the Institute of Women’s Health and Integrative Medicine as well as the Director of Research, Development and Education for Vitanica.

Dr. Hudson’s exemplary work in women’s health has earned her many prestigious awards including the President’s Award from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians for her research in women’s health, the Naturopathic Physician of the Year Award, the NCNM Alumni Pioneer Award, and the Natural Products Association 2009 Pioneer Award. She is a nationally recognized lecturer, author, researcher and clinician, and serves on several editorial boards and advisory panels. Her book, Women’s Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine, 2008 edition is the leading resource on women’s health and natural medicine.

4-5 PM EDT
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OCTOBER 16TH, 2019
Immune Support across Life Stages: Nutritional and Botanical Considerations* with Dr. Mary Bove, ND

FREE Webinar
The winter season is almost here and we know what that means! Let’s talk immune health and what we can do to support this vital system. Plants contain a myriad of compounds that interact with the immune system providing plant nutrients and acting to nourish, balance, and support immune function. We will review current science on several immune herbs for application and dosing, along with many fun simple recipes using foods, beverages and supplements. Special attention will focus on health strategies across life stages, including children and the elderly.

Herbs discussed: Echinacea species, elderberry, astragalus, medicinal mushrooms, oregano, garlic and onions, ginger, and cayenne.

Click here to register On the registration form, enter your information and then click submit.

This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only

The webinar will be held 4-5pm EDT.

CE Info
This webinar has been approved for 1.0 credit of Naturopathic Continuing Education by The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians for NDs.

It has also been submitted submitted and is pending approved for 1.0 credit of Continuing Education by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for RDs and DTRs and 1.0 CPE credit hour for CNSs by the Board for Certification of Nutrition Specialists.

To receive CE/CPE credit, you must attend the live event and register using ND, RD, DTR or CNS credentials. It is only eligible for those in the U.S. After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 3-4 weeks.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Mary Bove herbal advocate, educator, and innovator holds a Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine, Midwifery Certification and Diploma of Phytotherapy/Herbal Medicine. She practiced Naturopathic Family Medicine and Midwifery for 25 years, specializing in naturopathic pediatrics, botanical medicine and homebirth.

Once full-time faculty at Bastyr University, Dr Bove chaired the departments of Botanical Medicine and Naturopathic Midwifery. Dr Bove is the author of the Encyclopedia of Natural Healing for Children and Infants and co-authored Herbs for Women’s Health. Mary has been published in many magazines, journals and collaborative books on botanical and natural medicine.

In collaboration with Gaia Herbs® Dr Bove developed an herbal remedy line designed specifically for children. She has worked as Medical Educator and in formulation research and development for Gaia Herbs Brevard, NC. Dr Bove currently lectures writes, and teaches internationally on the topics of naturopathic medicine, botanical medicine, pediatrics, natural pregnancy and childbirth, traditional food medicine, and mind-body healing. Starting her herbal journey at age 18, Mary has held firm to three tenets: “Walk your talk, believe in the plants and practice herbalism every day in your life.”

4-5 PM EDT
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OCTOBER 29TH, 2019
Top 10 Herbs for the Aging Male* with Dr. Jaclyn Chasse, ND

FREE Webinar
he senior population is growing exponentially. While aging will happen to all of us, healthy living and the use of herbs can support quality of life and physical comfort. This webinar will focus on strategies for improving and sustaining the health of the older adult male so he continues to feel his best. Herbs to support healthy cognition, sexual vitality, energy, and overall well-being will be discussed.*

In addition to Ashwagandha, Hawthorne, and Maca, the Materia medica for seven essential others will be reviewed.

Click here to register On the registration form, enter your information and then click submit.

This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only

The webinar will be held 4-5pm EDT.

CE Info
This webinar has been submitted and is pending approval for 1.0 Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND) by The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. To receive CE credit, you must attend the live event and register using ND credentials. It is eligible for those in the U.S. only.

After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 2-3 weeks after the webinar.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Jaclyn Chasse, N.D. is a practicing naturopathic physician with a passion for bringing integrative medicine and natural products to US consumers. Dr. Chasse currently works as Vice President of Emerson Ecologics, where she serves as the lead for all scientific/technical matters as well as Wellevate. She also implemented the Emerson Quality Program in 2010. She holds an adjunct faculty position at Bastyr University, teaching courses on reproductive endocrinology.

A graduate of Bastyr University, she has an undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. She has co-authored several peer reviewed articles in the field of medical biophysics and integrative medicine. She is a frequent contributor to the Natural Medicine Journal and serves on their Editorial Board.

Dr. Chasse’s clinical practice, Perfect Fertility, focuses on fertility, sexual health and family wellness.

She is the immediate past-president of the New Hampshire Association of Naturopathic Doctors and currently serves on the AANP Board of Directors, as well as the Board of the American Herbal Products Association and the Endocrinology Association of Naturopathic Physicians. Dr. Chasse was recently elected to serve as President-Elect of the AANP, taking office as President in January 2016.

4-5 PM EDT
Hemp-Cannabis-sativa-Hows-Whys-and-Wherefores-with-Dr.-Ellen-Kamhi-PhD-RN-AHG-RH-AHN-BC
NOVEMBER 14TH, 2019
Hemp (Cannabis sativa) – Hows, Whys, and Wherefores* with Dr. Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, AHG-RH, AHN-BC

FREE Webinar
In depth scientific research, clinical experience and public participation in the use of the ancient herb, Hemp, continues to surge. Let’s investigate current best practice, routes of administration, suggested serving size, possible negative effects, and drug interactions that can be linked to hemp use.*

Topics include clinical case studies, along with discussions about:
Cannabis Pharmacokinetics: Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism, Elimination
Routes of Administration: Smoke, Vape, Oromucosal, Pechoti , Topical vs Transdermal

The webinar will be held 4-5 pm EST.

Click here to register On the registration form, enter your information and then click submit.

This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only

The webinar will be held 4-5pm EDT.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

CE Info
This webinar has been submitted and is pending approval for 1.0 credit of Naturopathic Continuing Education by The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians for NDs.
It is offering 1.0 CE credit for Doctors of Chiropractic (DCs). Gaia Herbs Professional Solutions is recognized by the PACE program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards.
It has also been submitted and is pending approval for 1.0 CPE credit for Certified Nutrition Specialists (CNSs) by the Board for Certification of Nutrition Specialists.
To receive CE credit, you must attend the live event and register using appropriate credentials.
It is only eligible for those in the U.S. After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 3-4 weeks.

About the Presenter:
Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, AHG-RH, AHN-BC, The Natural Nurse®, attended Rutgers and Cornell Universities, sat on the Panel of Traditional Medicine at Columbia Presbyterian Medical School and is a Medical School Instructor. She is a Registered Herbalist professional member of the American Herbalist Guild (AHG-RH), and is nationally board certified as a Holistic Nurse (AHN-BC). She offers online and onground Herbal Certification Programs, teaches Career Paths in Natural Medicine, and leads EcotoursForCures.com to study with indigenous healers. As a leader in the nutraceutical industry, Ellen has advanced credentials and experience as a formulator, product developer and regulatory consultant. Author of many books including The Natural Medicine Chest, and Arthritis, The Alternative Medicine Definitive Guide, Dr. Kamhi educates professionals and consumers about evidence based natural therapeutics.

4-5 PM EST
 
Ecologically Harvested is a term that describes all herbs sold by Gaia Herbs that are not Certified Organic. Ecologically Harvested herbs include herbs that are harvested in their natural habitat, (i.e., wild harvested) according to specific guidelines for harvesting these herbs (i.e., away from roads and industry, as well as guidelines to avoid overharvesting). Our term, Ecologically Harvested, also includes herbs that are grown in managed woodland areas, fields designated for specific herbs, and herbs that are grown by indigenous growers, such as Kava Kava. All Ecologically Harvested herbs pass pesticide and heavy metal testing as well as microbial testing, prior to release.