A Naturopathic Approach to Cancer Prevention
Date: Saturday, Aug 24, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Explore a naturopathic approach to cancer prevention with Dr. Emilie Wilson, ND, LAc. As most people are aware cancer diagnoses are on the rise. While it’s impossible to know who will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, there are many personal choices that may decrease one’s risk of developing cancer. This class will introduce you to the gene theory of cancer and focus on the science of epigenetics as a strategy for cancer prevention. You willalso learn about the discuss lifestyle, diet, and herbal therapies for cancer preventionalifelong health.
Instructor: Dr. Emilie Wilson, ND, LAc
About the Instructor: Dr. Wilson is a Naturopathic Doctor and Licensed Acupuncturist in practice in Prescott, Arizona. Her approach to naturopathic medicine is highly individualized. She spends time getting to know each patient’s history and healthcare goals. She works with her patients to uncover the root causes of their issues and to craft a treatment plan that supports their success using nutrition and lifestyle measures as well as supplements and herbal therapies. Because she believes in addressing the root cause of illness, she often begins treatment by addressing adrenal, thyroid, and hormone health, as well as maximizing digestion. Dr. Wilson graduated from Prescott College, where she majored in Human Development and minored in Cultural Studies and Gender Issues. She attended Bastyr University in Seattle where she completed six years of medical training and graduated with a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and a Master’s in Acupuncture and East Asian Medicine. For more about Dr. Wilson, visit her website.