Holistic Health Center Offers Free Program: Holistic Routes to Healthy Living

GILFORD — Dr. Brian Paterson of LRGHealthcare's Holistic Health Center will be offering a free program to the community through the Laconia Adult Education Program.

On Tuesday, October 1, Dr. Paterson will begin a six week program entitled "Holistic Routes to Healthy Living," which focuses on the importance of nutrition, exercise, proper sleep, and the body's structural integrity.

To register for this free program, call the Laconia Adult Education office at 524-5712.

The foundation of Naturopathic Medicine is to teach the principles of healthy living through preventative medicine, address the fundamental cause of disease, and to heal the whole person through individualized treatment.

Dr. Paterson has been affiliated with LRGHealthcare since 2002, and a familiar face at numerous health fairs at both LRGH and FRH. In addition to being a Naturopathic Doctor, he has a Masters Degree in Acupuncture.  Dr. Paterson offers various options to his patients for the treatment of health conditions including therapeutic techniques for repetitive motion injuries, muscle strains and pain management alternatives. Nutritional counseling services are also available.

Naturopathic Medicine has seen significant growth in popularity, as people seek alternative and complimentary therapies for their healthcare needs. Celebrate the healing power of nature the week of October 7-13, 2013; the inaugural Naturopathic Medicine Week.

For more information, contact The Holistic Health Center, located at Hillside Medical Park at 524-9261. The office is open Monday – Thursday from 8 am-6 pm.