Welcome to the World Naturopathic Federation

The World Naturopathic Federation represents naturopathic organizations from across the globe. Our goal is to promote naturopathy, increase awareness of naturopathy within our member countries and provide education to countries about the value of naturopathy to the health of all people.

About Naturopathy

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Naturopathy is a system of healthcare with deep traditional philosophies and practices, and with a breadth of natural treatment options to serve patients.

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Wellness Video

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Check out our animated video on how to build a shield of wellness to protect you from life’s challenges.

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WNF fundraising supports naturopathic research, humanitarian efforts and international development. Please support the WNF.

Research

Check out the Advances in Integrative Medicine journal that is dedicated to the Rapid Reviews that the naturopathic profession has produced related to the role of natural health products in treating acute respiratory tract infections.

 

Vitamin C: Schloss J, Lauche R, Harnett J, Hannan N, Brown D, Greenfield T, Steel A. Rapid review of Systematic reviews on the efficacy and safety of Vitamin C in the management of Acute Respiratory Infection and Disease.

Vitamin D: Bradley R, Schloss J, Brown D, Celis D, Finnel J, Hedo R, Honcharov V, Pantuso T, Pena H, Lauche R, Steel A. The effects of Vitamin D on acute viral respiratory infections: a rapid review.

Echinacea: Aucoin M, Cooley K, Saunders PR, Carè J, Anheye D, Medina DN, Cardozo V, Remy D, Hannan N, Garber A. The effect of Echinacea spp. on the prevention or treatment of COVID-19 and other respiratory tract infections in humans: a rapid review.

 

For more information, click on the COVID-19 Resources page.

Global Naturopathic Initiatives

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Community education and health promotion activities of naturopathic practitioners: results of an international cross-sectional survey.

This survey highlights the significant role of community education in naturopathic practice. Stay tuned for the results of this survey.

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The scholarship of the naturopathic profession: a bibliometric analysis of naturopath-authored, peer-reviewed publications.

This study analyses over 2,000 peer-reviewed indexed research articles written by naturopathic practitioners from around the world.  The results will be published shortly.

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WNF AMR Initiative

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