David G. Olarsch, N.D.
Naturopathic Doctor
“The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patient in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.”
—Thomas Edison

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Naturopathic and Allopathic Healing: A Developmental Comparison
November 18, 2003
Part One of a two-part series. Dr. Joel Funk presents a formal comparison between naturopathic and conventional (allopathic) approaches to health and healing.

Naturopathic and Allopathic Healing: A Developmental Comparison
November 18, 2003
Part Two of a two-part series. Dr. Joel Funk concludes his presentation of a formal comparison between naturopathic and conventional (allopathic) approaches to health and healing.

Understanding Holistic Health Care
November 19, 2003
What is holistic health care? Is it determined by what kind of treatments are used, is it the attitude through which we see, or is something else? Dr. David Olarsch discusses his viewpoint, drawing on his lifetime of study and over two decades of private practice.

Why Can't I Get This From my Food? Why We Need to Supplement
April 15, 2004
An answer to the often asked question of why just eating well isn't enough to restore and maintain good health. Dr. David Olarsch explains how our environment, lifestyle, genetics and a host of other factors conspire together to weaken our natural defenses and why supplementation can help overcome these obstacles to radiant health.

U.S. Senate Document #264
June 20, 2004
In 1936, this historic and still relevant document was submitted as part of a Congressional investigation into U.S. farming practices. The leading authorities of the day had been sounding the alarm that depleted soils were causing a significant decline in the nation's health, evidenced by a steady increase in degenerative diseases. But when Congress saw the price tag on repairing the nation's farm and range soils, they swept their own investigation under the carpet.

NaturopathicHealth.net Receives Award
May 21, 2004


Juicing Recipes
December 8, 2004
A friend of Dr. David's was generous to supply us with some of her favorite healing recipes for fresh juices. She is a gifted nutritionist with a great amount of experience treating chronic, degenerative diseases such as cancer, MS and digestive disorders.

How to Use This Website-Please Read!
February 7, 2005
A quick primer on how to best find the information you need. Tips on using the search engine and how to explore the various areas without getting overwhelmed.

Facts About Disease
December 24, 2004
A gem from the library at the Institute for Naturopathic Health. This little book from the early 1900's is a lecture given by Bernarr Macfadden at his sanatorium in Battle Creek, Michigan. Bernarr Macfadden was a pioneer in natural healthcare, often called "the father of physical culture."

Naturopathy, or Nature Cure
March 1, 2005
From the March, 1918 issue of "Herald of Health and Naturopath" magazine, published by Benedict Lust, N.D. comes this wonderful article showing that health comes through the intelligent application of nature's laws. Those looking to understand iridology, nature's laws and the true causes of disease need look no further.

Save Our Supplements!
June 14, 2005
One easy place to go to tell your representatives to preserve your right to choose to use natural supplements.

Spices as Powerful as Medicine!
March 16, 2004
This article originally appeared in Woman's World magazine. We are sharing it with you as it simply and clearly shows how the culinary spices are becoming respected as healing herbs. We have added to it from other sources as the research grows.

Good Health for Babies
January 5, 2005
The last known writings of Dr. David Olarsch's father, Dr. I. Gerald Olarsch, was a heartfelt article about why to give a baby the best chance of long-term health. Dr. Jerry, as he was often called, raised his children the healthy way and was very active with the healthcare of his beloved grandchildren as well as numerous patients.

A New Method to Treat the Thyroid
November 22, 2006
Recently, I became one of a handful of doctors certified in a protocol for helping those who are suffering from thyroid problems. Please read this to learn why I went through this training and how it can help many.

Longevity Personality: Top Twelve Longevity Secrets
September 1, 2007
Dr. Valery Mamonov, brilliant Russian author and researcher, has graciously allowed NaturopathicHealth.net to publish this essential list. Dr. Mamonov is a friend of Dr. David's and his book and video are highly recommended.

How to Shop For Cosmetics That Are Good For You
February 7, 2008
How To Shop For Cosmetics That Are Good for You, Our Children and Our Future. In this era of product safety concerns, one major area often overlooked is our personal care products, including cosmetics. Buying and using safe cosmetics is certainly a part of creating a holistic lifestyle and building a safer future.

Open Letter to the President-Elect by Michael Pollan: Farmer in Chief
October 10, 2008
MIchael Pollan is one of my favorite authors, and this article he wrote in the New York Times is a must read. There was not much talk at all about the food issues, but they are coming fast and change needs to be made now.

Our Health Corresponds With the Fertility of Our Soils
January, 1950
Another great article in our series of bringing back the classics. Dr. G. H. Earp-Thomas was a legendary scientist in the field of health, soil, and trace elements, also known as trace minerals.

Let's Stop Kidding Ourselves
June 24, 2009
"Let's Stop Kidding Ourselves: Ten "Big Duh" Realizations about Our World That Need to be Stated" by Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, NaturalNews Editor. His newsletter and website, NaturalNews.com, is one of our favorites!

The Toxic Metal Hazard Today
February 11, 2010
Today, everyone has excessive levels of toxic metals, regardless of what any test reveals. In fact, humanity today is exposed to the highest levels of them in recorded history, up to several thousand times higher than even several hundred years ago.

The 10 Biggest Health Care Lies in America
April 21, 2010
Mainstream health care isn't based on "health" or "caring." It's actually based on an ingrained system of medical mythology that's practiced—and defended—by those who profit from the continuation of sickness and disease. This system of medical mythology might also simply be called "lies", and today I'm sharing with NaturalNews readers the top ten lies that are still followed and promoted under mainstream health care in America today. By Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, NaturalNews Editor. His newsletter and website, NaturalNews.com, is one of our favorites!

Aubrey Organics Cosmetics–Favorite Picks!
February 23, 2011
For over 30 years, Dr. David has been using Aubrey Organics cosmetic products. Read about why, and which ones are best to start off with.

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Professor's Corner:
Newspapers, Media and Advertising
Joel Funk, Ph.D.,
May 21, 2004

Rants & Raves:
Concerns about Recycling & Plastic
Dr. David Olarsch,
June 21, 2008

Aubrey Organics Cosmetics–Favorite Picks!
Dr. David Olarsch,
February 23, 2011

Ask Dr. David:
UTI's, Yeast Infections, Standardized Herbs
David G. Olarsch, N.D.,
March 18, 2013

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