Dr. John F. Allenburg’s Legacy
If you would like to write a message or make a gift in honor of Dr. Allenburg, please scroll to the bottom of this page. We are saddened to share that on November 23, Dr. John F. Allenburg passed away.... Read More ›
Dieting During the Holidays Shouldn’t Make You Miserable
  Dieting During the Holidays If you’re thinking about restrictive dieting during the holidays, registered dietitian Paige Prestigiacomo has another idea for you. Read how “everything in moderation” should be your motto this holiday season. As the holiday season arrives,... Read More ›
NWHSU Students Share Healthy Black Friday Alternatives
In recent years, there has been a cultural shift surrounding Black Friday and it’s implications on the environment, consumerism and retail workers. Consumers spent 20% more in 2020 than the previous year, totaling to $9 billion in online sales ultimately... Read More ›
Tips for Fighting Fatigue in the Dark Days of Winter
Winters in Minnesota are dark and cold, and many of us are looking for tips to fight fatigue, enhance our moods, and stay active. We asked Amrit Devgun, Natropathic Doctor in the Bloomington Clinic at NWHSU, for some tips. Fatigue... Read More ›
SASA Hosts 9th AcuWeek at NWHSU
This fall, NWHSU’s Student American Society of Acupuncturists (SASA) hosted their ninth AcuWeek. Each trimester SASA brings speakers to campus—virtually and in person—to dive deep into important topics in acupuncture, herbal medicine, and running a practice.   NWHSU alumni and faculty were featured... Read More ›
CDC Recommends Chiropractic Care, Acupuncture, and Massage Therapy in New Opioid Guideline
Last week, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released an updated Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Pain. The guideline, intended to help clinicians provide pain management for adults, advocates for a patient-centered approach, including evidence-based nonpharmacologic... Read More ›
NutriDyn Establishes Major Scholarship at NWHSU
Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU), an integrative, health sciences university in Bloomington, MN, announced the creation of significant endowed scholarship by NutriDyn, based in Maple Plain, MN, a world leader in nutritional supplements. NutriDyn founders Greg... Read More ›
NWHSU Alumni Advancing Integrative Care
At Northwestern Health Sciences University, we believe the future is integrative, whole-person care. Our alumni and students are leaders in that future: reimagining healthcare through your practice, collaboration, and innovation.   But what do we mean when we say “integrative care?” ... Read More ›
NWHSU Faculty Weigh in on New Guidelines from the American Society of Clinical Oncology
The American Society of Clinical Oncology recently published a guideline in collaboration with the Society for Integrative Oncology to provide evidence-based recommendations to health care providers on integrative approaches to managing pain in patients with cancer.   Barbara Gosse, MSOM, DiplAc,... Read More ›
Northwestern Health Sciences University’s Dr. Michele Maiers Joins the RAND Corporation as Co-Director of the Center for Collaborative Research in Complementary and Integrative Health
Maiers will further enhance research and innovation for the CIH community through this new role  BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – November 1, 2022 – Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU), the evidence-based integrative health sciences university in Bloomington, Minnesota, announces that its executive... Read More ›