Guest post by Molly K. Harmon, 3rd year naturopathic medical student at National University of Health Sciences.
Hi, my name is Molly and I am a 3rd year naturopathic medical student at the National University of Health Sciences. When I tell people that I am in naturopathic medical school they usually respond with one of the following responses “wow that’s awesome!” or “so what is that like hippy medical school? Or black magic?”. I love to explain what naturopathic medicine is, what naturopathic doctors do and elaborate on the lives that have been changed through naturopathic medicine. The next thing I know, they are rolling up their shirt to show me the rash they can’t get rid of and calling me “doc”. Continue reading here.