Natural Health Symposium - July 2018

Enjoy a day of natural-focused presentations, exhibits and demonstrations at Boise's first Natural Health Symposium! Join us and other health-seeking locals on Saturday, July 21st from 10am to 5pm at Vineyard Boise.

Bring your family, friends and your enthusiasm for meeting other passionate health-minded people and practitioners in a collaborative, functional setting. We hope that you'll be inspired, encouraged and nurtured in optimizing your well-being! See the speaker line-up below the ticketing widget. 

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Welcome & 2018 Legislative Recap Relating to Health Freedoms 

Miste Karlfeldt, Executive Director of Health Freedom Idaho
Welcome to our valued attendees, speakers and exhibitors. Miste will also discuss 2018 Legislative Session's events and how laws and trends could affect yours and your family's health and freedoms. 

Miste Karlfeldt is an entrepreneur, mother of four and founder of Health Freedom Idaho.  Seeking relief from an autoimmune disease that left her bedridden, Karlfeldt traveled to the Mayo clinic from Idaho, only to be told she would need 3 years of chemotherapy. She sought out a second opinion from a practitioner of naturopathic medicine and then began undergoing the modalities of treatment he recommended. Just as she was experiencing an amazing recovery (without toxic chemotherapy), Idaho lawmakers considered legislation to limit access to natural medicine. Still in pain, she shuffled through the halls of the Idaho Legislature meeting with lawmakers to tell her story. It was then she woke up to her true purpose and passion.  Her calling is to empower the citizens of Idaho by advocating for their health freedoms. She does this work by leading Health Freedom Idaho, a non-profit organization, which educates Idahoans about the laws and factors impacting their right to access the healing health care treatment, information, and services of their choice.

The Benefit of Chiropractic with Neurological Conditions 

Dr. Rosie Main DC of Main Health Solutions
Your spine is the lifeline for all of your body’s functions. The spine is a key element to healing as it protects your central nervous system — the system that connects your entire body, helping it to communicate and react to daily stressors and illnesses. Improper spinal alignment is common and can be caused by both physical and emotional challenges. Spinal misalignment diminishes nerve supply and weakens the body, increasing the risk of pain, illness, and reduced life-longevity. Aligning your spine and correcting abnormalities caused by stress or injury maximizes your nerve supply and clears pathways to enhance healing naturally. By optimizing nerve supply through spinal correction, the body’s systems can naturally interact and integrate without interference. By focusing on the spine, chiropractic care becomes a comprehensive approach to whole-life wellness, unlocking real relief and a robust restoration of the life you were made for.

Dr. Rosie Main is on a mission to transform the health of those who are seeking ways to to live to their God Given Potential. Dr. Main is a Wellness Doctor, Speaker and Radio Host both in English and Spanish and speaks on nutrition, the importance of the nervous system, toxicity, mindset, exercise, healthy recipes, and current health news. She has become the USA Team Doctor for USA Wrestling and traveled with them to the 2012 Olympic Games in London and works with the team to many international events.  

How Functional Medicine Conquers Chronic Disease 

Amber Warren, PA-C of Functional Medicine of Idaho
Just what is functional medicine? We'll explore how it can treat chronic disease and illness by addressing the whole person, rather than an isolated set of symptoms.  We will also explore how food is medicine and it's important role in treating illness. 

Amber received her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies at Midwestern University in 2007.  She is actively pursuing certification in Functional Medicine and is passionate about nutrition and lifestyle modifications in helping patients achieve improved wellness, and in working with patients who want to pursue an active role in their health. Amber also enjoys most anything outdoors with her husband and three boys.

The Art and Science of Healing Through Cleansing and Detoxification 

David DeHaas of Living Waters Wellness Center
Let's take the confusion out of cleansing. Colon Cleanse? Liver Cleanse? Parasite Cleanse? Lymphatic Cleanse? Juice Cleanse? Sauna? EFT?  Water Fast? Where does one begin? We'll discuss the concept and process of detoxification and make it more approachable, practical and sustainable. 

Few things are more rewarding than helping our clients heal from a lifetime of discomfort and illness. By empowering and educating you about preventative and holistic health, we hope to positively affect your life and the lives of your loved ones. Living Waters is best known for its 10-day recipe for Deep Tissue Cleansing and Detoxification using Colon Hydrotherapy and other natural modalities to heal the body. 

Brain Mapping and NeuroIntegration: 21st Century treatment For Brain-based Disorders 

Dr. Jon Harmon of Clear Mind Idaho
Attendees will come away with an understanding of what a brain map is and what the brain map looks like in a person who has anxiety, PTSD, depression, ADD/ADHD, OCD and more.

Dr Harmon has been a Doctor of Chiropractic in the Boise area for 28 years and is the founder of Clear Mind Center of Idaho. He has a BS degree in Human Biology and achieved the title of Doctor of Chiropractic from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in Dec of 1989. After his own family experienced severe emotional trauma he became very frustrated with the traditional medical treatments of brain-based disorders and worked to find a more natural way of correction of a brain out of balance. This lead him to this highly effective way of retraining the brain.

The Importance Of Healing With Food 

Jennifer Whitney of Restoring Nutrition
Around ninety percent of the immune system is located in the digestive system (the gut), if the gut isn’t functioning properly, the rest of the body can’t function properly. A weak immunity is the true cause behind illness’s. Working on strengthening the gut, strengthens the immune system, which benefits all the functions in the body. We'll explore how eating a healthy diet is one of the best ways to life vitally, prevent disease and maintain a healthy body, mind and spirit.

Jennifer is a Certified Wholistic Nutritionist, Certified Health Coach, and Certified Gaps Practitioner. She graduated from the Wellspring School for Healing Arts, and has been trained in Western and Eastern nutrition, the Gaps program, weight loss, applied kinesiology, desensitization techniques, and different types of cooking methods to heal the body. As a nutritionist, she offers personalized step by step nutritional programs designed to assist the body in healing from many types of chronic conditions.

Become A Healer In Your Home! 

Lisa Hevern, an Independent DoTerra Wellness Advocate
After a failed spine surgery at 26, my liver and kidneys were damaged from prescription arthritis medication for managing chronic pain. I was able to stop taking my prescription medications and detox my body with safe, pure, beyond organic essential oils. In this presentation, I'll share the basics of essential oils; where they come from, safety and purity, and the three ways to use them. My intention is to empower each individual to become a holistic healer in their home through the use of natural, plant based medicines.

Lisa has studied Health Sciences and Healthy Aging (Gerontology) at Boise State University.  Through my education and personal experiences, I learned how the cards are stacked against us in modern medicine. My goal is to empower as many people as possible to become knowledgeable, confident, holistic healers in their homes through the use of doTERRA essential oils.

Integrative Cutting-Edge Cancer Therapies 

Dr. Michael Karlfeldt of The Karlfeldt Center
Dr. Karlfeldt will discuss what some of the leading holistic doctors in the world are doing to support their patients in winning the fight against cancer. Topics that will be covered include oxygen therapy, intravenous light therapy, intravenous vitamin C, LDN therapy, metformin and cancer, transforming a cancer cell to behave like a normal cell through metabolic interventions, and should I do integrative cancer care while doing traditional cancer therapy.

The Karlfeldt Center, located in Meridian, Idaho, is a comprehensive health treatment center that provides proven natural healthcare solutions for all ages and conditions. Dr. Michael Karlfeldt, ND, Ph.D, is a Board Certified Naturopath (CTN® ) with expertise in IV Therapy, Applied Psycho Neurobiology, Oxidative Medicine, Naturopathic Oncology, Neural Therapy, Sports Performance, Energy Medicine, Natural Medicine, Nutritional Therapies, Aromatherapy, Auriculotherapy, Reflexology, Autonomic Response Testing (ART) and Anti-Aging Medicine. Dr. Michael Karlfeldt is the host of the popular TV show True. Health: Body, Mind, Spirit now airing on Amazon Prime. 

Treating MTHFR: Optimizing Genes, Improving Lives 

Dr. Andrew Rostenberg of Red Mountain Natural Clinic
Methylation is the most powerful system controlling our genes, our genetic potential. By looking at methylation, the root of the problem often comes into focus. The truth is that body has the ability to heal and grow strong regardless of age or condition. The only question is will the body have the resources it needs to overcome the challenges it suffers from? Methylation problems allows the body a chance to experience as much health as possible. By balancing the body with methylation, anything is possible! By looking beyond MTHFR, we are able to optimize our genes, and optimize our lives!

Dr. Andrew L. Rostenberg is a board-certified chiropractic physician who serves the Treasure Valley region. Dr. Rostenberg is also the founder of the educational website BeyondMTHFR and a leading researcher in the field of methylation and epigenetics.  He is a graduate of Northwestern Health Science University in Bloomington Minnesota and he is licensed by the State of Idaho as a Chiropractic Physician. He founded Red Mountain Natural Medicine in 2011 to bring the latest in natural health care to the greater Boise community. What sets Red Mountain Natural Medicine apart is Dr. Rostenberg’s holistic approach to health that uncovers the cause of ill health.

We look forward to seeing you on July 21st!

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