November 6, 2010: Dr. Leon Hecht will present a lecture, Tick Born Illness: An Emerging Epidemic, at the annual New Hampshire Association of Naturopathic Doctors (NHAND) conference. Visit the NHAND website
October 15, 2010: Drs. Leon Hecht and Kristy Fassler attended the annual International Lyme and Associated Diseases (ILADS) conference in New Jersey on October 15 and 16th. The conference had the most attendees since its inception. Next year's conference will be in Toronto, CA. You can watch the presentations at the ILADS website.
August 25, 2010: Bacon-loving food writer Rachel Forrest, who spoke with our dietitian Jennifer Dickert, continues on her quest to get fit and trim. She's already shed 8 lbs in about 6 weeks, thanks to watching her portions and hitting the gym. In this update, she explores the effects of alcohol on weight loss - both calorically and mentally. Read the article
July 14, 2010: Local journalist Rachel Forrest, who writes for the Portsmouth Herald, is seeking to lose 25 lbs and get into shape. Our dietitian, Jennifer Dickert, RD, LD, sat down with Rachel to give her some tips on how a butter loving food critic can do her job, and still lose weight. This is the first article in a four-month series. Read the article
July 12, 2010: Dr. Hecht will be on New Hampshire Chronicle! Chronicle is doing a full-length special on Lyme Disease, and Dr. Hecht and a very special patient of his will be featured on the show. For more information, visit the New Hampshire Chronicle website at WMUR.
July 1, 2010: We would like to officially welcome Jennifer Dickert, RD, LD to our practice! Jen will be using her indepth knowledge of food to provide nutritional counseling. A graduate from UNH, Jen embraces the naturopathic philosophy which she combines with her unique approach to nutrition. She has a special interest in food allergies and helping those on special diets figure out what to eat. She is also an advocate of local and humane food systems. In addition to in-office counseling, Jen will also go to your home to do a "pantry intervention," give you cooking lessions, and take you grocery shopping to teach what to buy and what not to buy.
April 1, 2010: It's time for Dr. Quinn's Spring Detox! This four-week program is designed to cleanse your body and renew your spirit. For more details, contact us.