Diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases using a system of practice that is based on the natural healing capacity of individuals. May use physiological, psychological or mechanical methods. May also use natural medicines, prescription or legend drugs, foods, herbs, or other natural remedies.
Doctor (Dr), Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, Naturopathic Doctor, Naturopathic Oncology Provider, Naturopathic Physician, Physician
Employment of Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other is projected to grow 10 percent from 2018 to 2028, faster than average compared to all occupations.
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