"Primary care medicine is finally ready to rise to the overwhelming need in our country for integrating the strength of modern, technological medicine with the power and promise of naturopathic medicine,” says Mark Kalina, MD of the Pacific Pearl Clinic in La Jolla. This week, Dr. Kalina presents at the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) Annual Conference in San Diego. His lecture, on this topic will be enthusiastically attended by over six hundred licensed naturopathic doctors and students. Nationally, as more people focus on prevention and non-drug approaches to health care, demand for naturopathic doctors grows, and so does misinformation about the profession. Continue reading here.