Dr. Goodman's Blog

Your Help is Needed — Support CT NDs as we Seek to Update Our Practice Law

My Urgent Appeal to You: Support Naturopathic Medicine! Where We Stand Last year the State Legislature passed and the governor signed a Naturopathic practice law with updated language, replacing an archaic document from the 1920s.  While an improvement, this step represents only the beginning of a much-needed and long-overdue adjustment of Connecticut’s practice law for … Read more Your Help is Needed — Support CT NDs as we Seek to Update Our Practice Law

Orange Nose Day 2014

Orange Nose Day is an annual event dedicated to promoting health in the towns and cities observing it.  Kids wear something orange or paint their noses orange.  Events in schools and libraries are held to promote healthy lifestyle, including diet, exercise and disease prevention. I was asked to participate by speaking separately to kids and … Read more Orange Nose Day 2014

Guest Blogger: Georgianna Sloate, MS, LMFT, on Managing Eating Disorders

Please welcome Georgianna Sloate, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist as a guest blogger.  I have known Georgianna for many years and her compassion, insight and genuine concern inspire me and her clients. She can be contacted at 860-205-3672.   Have you tried every diet in the book?  Do you eat when you’re not hungry? Are … Read more Guest Blogger: Georgianna Sloate, MS, LMFT, on Managing Eating Disorders

New York Times: “A Call for a Low-Carb Diet” Covers a Major New Study

Today’s NY TImes has a front page article in the Science Times section entitled  “A Call for a Low-Carb Diet” .  The link to the article is here,   The author cites  a recent National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded study that shows better cholesterol and weight outcomes for people eating a low-carbohydrate vs low-fat diet.  An … Read more New York Times: “A Call for a Low-Carb Diet” Covers a Major New Study

An Appeal to My Community

Please consider contributing to Jake’s Van Modification. As the linked to page makes clear, Jake is a local 6 year old boy with an incurable degenerative condition. His mother Danielle is seeking to raise $30,000 to convert her van so that she can transport Jake in his wheelchair. So far an astounding $15,000 plus has … Read more An Appeal to My Community