Continuing with the health workshop series, presented as a public service by the Salem NH Farmers Market, our guest speakers on Sunday, February 18, will be Dr. Jaqueline Yang and Dr. Jessica Cooper from New England Integrative Medicine. Their topic this week will be “Healthy Heart” in honor of Valentines Day and Heart Awareness Month. They will be talking about the heart and cardiovascular system, heart disease, and Naturopathic ways to prevent heart disease. Come join them at the Fisk School at 11:00 to learn more about how you can keep your heart healthy and lower your risk of heart disease.
No stranger to our Market, Doctors Yang and Cooper are returning by popular demand, after offering several workshops last summer and the first workshop in this series, “Building Immunity: The Naturopathic Doctor’s Point of View.”
At New England Integrative Medicine (NEIM), they believe in treating the body, mind, and spirit by bringing the best of Eastern and Western medicines in an integrative approach to provide better healthcare for the individual. NEIM is located on Stiles Road in Salem.
DR. JACQUELINE S. YANG, a Board Certified Naturopathic Doctor, received her Bachelor of Science at Boston College, with a focus in biochemistry and chemistry. She researched neuronal development at Harvard Medical School before receiving her doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, AZ.
Dr. Yang is a member of the New Hampshire Association of Naturopathic Doctors and the Massachusetts Society of Naturopathic Doctors, and serves on the New Hampshire Board of Naturopathic Examiners.
Dr. Yang treats most general health concerns, with a focus on digestive disorders, allergies, autoimmune disease, cardiovascular conditions, chronic fatigue, and chronic pain. She also treats chronic conditions related to environmental toxicities and inflammation.
Yang utilizes whole food-based nutrition, Homeopathy, Botanical Medicine, and Traditional Chinese Medicine, including Acupuncture, in an integrative approach to help restore a person’s health and to prevent the onset of disease.
DR. JESSICA COOPER, ND, is a Board Certified Naturopathic Doctor. She received her Bachelor of Science with a focus in Biology at Lebanon Valley College in Annville, PA, and graduated with honors from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. Upon graduation, she completed an accredited one-year residency program at the Southwest Naturopathic Medical Center.
Dr. Cooper is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP), the New Hampshire Association of Naturopathic Doctors (NHAND), and the Pennsylvania Association of Naturopathic Physicians (PANP).
Dr. Cooper focuses is in general family medicine, women’s health, mental health, endocrine and digestive disorders, and acute/chronic illness. Dr. Cooper’s preferred therapeutics include Botanical Medicine, Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine, Mind-Body Medicine, Nutrition, Bio-therapeutic drainage, Homeopathy, and Hydrotherapy. She is also trained in Mayan uterine massage, Gemstone therapy, and CranioSacral therapy.
Cooper addresses the mind, body, and spirit of every patient by creating individualized treatment plans. She aims to promote and maintain the health and well being of her patients by using therapies that stimulate the body’s natural ability to heal.
The health workshops take place at the Salem NH Farmers Market in the library of Fisk School (14 Main Street, Salem) on Sundays at 11:00. (Market is open in the cafeteria, from 10-2) This is a free service to the community, open to anyone who wishes attend.
Next week our guest speaker will be Eileen Dube, from Merrimack Valley Acupuncture.