Nova Scotia Naturopathic Medicine Week May 14 – 20 2023

Nova Scotia Naturopathic Medicine Week May 14 – 20 2023


Healthcare Team

We’re back online again!

EVENTS MAY 14-20 2023

Members of the Nova Scotia Association of Naturopathic Doctors connect with their communities across the province through special events during Naturopathic Medicine Week.

Special events this year held online on Zoom and Facebook Live!

RSVP will be on Eventbrite and Facebook events and will be be released shortly. For now Save The Dates below.

Like our Facebook page to hear about new announcements and to participate in our daily contests. 

Daily Contests, Bigger Prizes

After each talk during Naturopathic Medicine Week, NSAND is awarding a daily winner $200 (and one grand prize winner $500) towards a visit with your choice of ND.

Subscribe to the NSAND newsletter to have the contest delivered to your inbox every day during NatMedWeek.

Naturopathic Medicine Week Online Free Talks:

Dr. Cheryl Karthaus, ND Boundaries and Mindfulness Workshop Sunday May 14, 9:30 am ADT Tickets
Dr. Teri Jaklin ND, IFMCP Transforming Multiple Sclerosis Naturally Sunday May 14, 11:00 am ADT Tickets
Dr. Nikole MacLellan, ND Performance Considerations For the Female Athlete What we ACTUALLY need Tuesday May 16, 2 pm ADT Tickets
Dr. Abrar Negahban, ND Navigating Perimenopause Wednesday May 17, 1 pm ADT Tickets
Dr. Cheryl Karthaus, ND Tick Spray Workshop & Naturopathic Lyme Disease Support Thursday May 18 7 pm Tickets

Free Facebook Live Chats

Join us on our Facebook Page for these lively interactive presentations on Facebook Live.

Presenter Topic When
Dr. Tara Lapointe, ND Why the Vagal Nerve Matters and Practical Tips to Stimulate It Tuesday, May 16, 9:30 am ADT
Dr. Adrienne Waunch & Dr. Jenna Cruickshank A Naturopathic Approach to Lyme Disease & Digestive Health Testing Wednesday May 17, 10am ADT
Dr. Megan Wakeham, ND Everything Naturopathic for Pregnancy, Postpartum & Fertility Care. Saturday May 20 10 am


As the professional association for naturopathic physicians in Nova Scotia, the Nova Scotia Association of Naturopathic Doctors (NSAND) is the professional association representing licensed naturopathic doctors (NDs) in Nova Scotia. More Info.

On social media? Tag us on Facebook @NSAND and use hashtags: #NatMedWeek2023 #BetterHealthTogether #NSHealthAndWellness

Who’s a candidate for Naturopathic Medicine? Everyone!

Patients looking for:

  • Health promotion
  • Disease prevention
  • Help with symptoms that conventional medicine has been unable to address
  • Supportive and/or adjunctive treatments for those diagnosed with any illness
  • Help managing a chronic condition or life-threatening illness
  • Help minimizing the side effects of drugs, surgery, or other conventional treatments.

Health is a life-long process and it doesn’t happen by chance – so everyone’s a candidate for Naturopathic Medicine.