Why is There a Bias Against Naturopathic Medicine?


When you think of naturopathic medicine, what first comes to mind? There are many stereotypes out there about naturopathic doctors and even more people who have never heard that this type of healthcare provider exists. With the ongoing shortage of

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Are You Nervous About Passing the ABFAS Exams?

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You have reached a milestone in your podiatric career. It’s time to sit for the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ABFAS) qualification exams. They are broken down into two exams: Part 1 primarily deals with forefoot surgery and

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See the Big Picture: 5 Free COMLEX Sample Questions


The Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX) is known as the “big picture” medical exam; meaning, it’s vague in providing finer details, forcing you to draw upon a wider breadth of knowledge to narrow down the options and find the right answer. Don’t let

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So You Want To Be A Pathologist…


Before becoming a Pathologist there are major hurdles you must clear. Preparing for the Pathology Board Exam will not be without its difficulties. From blood banking to neuropathology, anatomic to clinical pathology; it won’t take much review until that all-too-familiar feeling of

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BoardVitals Announces #GiveVax Initiative to Combat Vaccine-Preventable Diseases


Press Release BoardVitals Partners With Vaccine Ambassadors to Donate One Vaccine For Every Product Sold For Immediate Release New York, April 25, 2016 – BoardVitals, a digital leader in medical education, today announced the launch of the company’s first official

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Healing Communities One Vaccine at a Time

Vaccine Preventable Diseases

“If Everyone Helps To Hold Up The Sky, Then One Person Does Not Become Tired” – Askhari Johnson Hodari After exploring several different disciplines of medicine, Dr. John Moses set his sights on pediatrics and never looked back. Now 30 years

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Podiatrists Destigmatized


Podiatry is a profession stigmatized for dealing with the ugly step children of extremities (our feet) and the ailments found therein. But believe me, Podiatrists are people, too, and their shared passion for helping those fighting disease and remedying ailments that are often

How to Prep and Pass Your NBDE

Dental Student Practicing

So you have finally made it halfway through your dental school curriculum and are getting ready to take the NBDE Part I.  It’s scary, life-changing and overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be that way – take this one day

Get Started on the Right Foot with 6 Free Foot Surgery Questions

ABFAS Sample Questions

The American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) Part 1 and Part 2 Foot Surgery exams are fast approaching, and time is running out to make sure you’re prepared. To start off on the right foot (pun intended), we put together a few

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Are Doctors Addicted to Prescribing Opioids?


Addiction to opioids is a national epidemic, yet public discourse does not recognize that it is a multi-faceted problem. On the one hand, up to 1 million Americans need opiate addiction treatment and are unable to get it. On the other

6 NPLEX 1 Sample Questions You Need to Know


As you know, the Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examination (NPLEX) Part 1 is the first comprehensive test of knowledge you must overcome if you want to continue on the journey to becoming a full-fledged Naturopathic Doctor (ND). We have no doubt the countless hours you’ve put into studying will pay

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How to Strategically Prepare for NPLEX 1


The first step of the Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examination, known as NPLEX Part I or NPLEX 1, is the first of two steps required for Naturopathic licensure in North America. The exam is regulated by the North American Board of

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4 Books That Will Help You Pass the NPLEX


The Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examination (NPLEX) Parts 1 & 2 are almost here. Are you ready? As you know, only a handful of books and NPLEX study guides have been specifically designed with the intention of improving performance on the NPLEX. But if

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Special Delivery: 6 Free OBGYN Board Review Questions


For those of you looking to earn ABOG board certification in OB/GYN, your Board Exam is in three months and it’s time to get serious about studying. Think you’re ready? Start with these 6 highly rated OB/GYN questions from the BoardVitals

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New MOC Requirement: 25 Scribe Hours

A generic board association this morning wrote:  “We believe that a more-continuous certification helps all of us keep up with the rapidly changing nature of modern medical practice, it is clear that parts of the new program are not meeting

The Zebra Files: Can You Save the Baby?


Each week we present to you a rare medical case that defies common diagnosis and procedure. Welcome to The Zebra Files. A 2-year-old patient is referred to your neurology clinic for management of recent onset of seizures. Upon review of the

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6 Pain Medicine Sample Questions You Need to Know for ABPM

Pain Medicine

April is rapidly approaching. For those pursuing Certification in Pain Medicine, the month carries with it an important companion in the form of the ABPM Spring Certification Exam. Are you ready? Test your knowledge with 6 highly rated Pain Medicine

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Try Answering These 6 Family Medicine Sample Questions

Family Medicine

With the ABFM Family Medicine Board Exams right around the corner, we wanted to give you a last minute advantage by offering an interactive practice test using 6 highly rated Family Medicine sample questions (which you’ll find in our ABFM board review question bank) giving

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5 Ways to Attack Medical School Debt


You did it, you finally graduated! Congratulations! In exchange for your hard work, your medical school is prepared to give you… a big, fat… bill — enjoy! According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, in 2014, the average amount of

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How to Pass Your ENT Oral Boards

ENT Oral Boards

  With less than a month to go before the Otolaryngology ENT Oral Boards, I’d hazard a guess that your residency workload may currently be clashing with the opportunities you have left to study. Rather than give into stress, take

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