Dr. Tieraona Low Dog’s extensive career in studying natural medicine began more than twenty-five years ago. She studied midwifery, massage therapy, and was a highly respected herbalist, serving as President of the American Herbalist Guild and running a teaching clinic in Albuquerque, New Mexico before receive her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine.
Dr. Low Dog opened and ran a successful integrative medical clinic in Albuquerque, NM before moving to Tucson, Arizona to join the faculty at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona. She currently serves as the Director of the Fellowship.
In addition to her work as a clinician and educator, Dr. Low Dog has been involved in national health policy and regulatory issues for more than a decade. In 2000, she was appointed by President Bill Clinton to serve on the White House Commission of Complementary and Alternative Medicine and she completed her three-year term in 2007 as a member on the Advisory Council for the National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM). Dr. Low Dog has served as the elected Chair of the United States Pharmacopeia Dietary Supplements and Botanicals Expert Committee since 2000.
Dr. Low Dog introduces herself and discusses the soundness of antidepressant studies.
August 12, 2009 - 11:00am
Dr. Low Dog discusses how a woman can determine if she needs to take dietary supplements.
August 12, 2009 - 10:54am
Dr. Low Dog explains how a woman can determine her body is absorbing the vitamins she takes.
August 12, 2009 - 10:49am
Dr. Low Dog shares if it is safe to buy vitamins in bulk.
August 12, 2009 - 10:44am
Dr. Low Dog shares if St. John's wort is effective in treating depression.
August 12, 2009 - 10:40am
Dr. Low Dog describes the difference between EPA and DHA in fish oil.
August 12, 2009 - 10:33am
Dr. Low Dog explains why women should include fish oil in their diets.
August 12, 2009 - 10:29am
Dr. Low Dog discusses what women can do to protect their bones.
August 12, 2009 - 10:25am
Dr. Low Dog shares what kind of calcium women should take.
August 12, 2009 - 10:15am