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Saturday, September 9 • 2:40pm - 4:10pm
Heat stress as a tool in detoxification

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Heat stress as a tool in detoxification Mitchell, W.1, Turner, T.1, Ruiz, G.1,2, Langland, J1,2 Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine1 Arizona State University Biodesign Institute2 Humans have evolved an intricate and effective system of enzymatic machinery as defense against foreign toxic compounds. Civilization, chemistry and technology constantly produce toxic byproducts that challenge our innate detoxification system. Observational data suggests that the persistent exposure of toxins and failure of transformation, conjugation and elimination of these toxicants could be a causative factor in many types of chronic disease. This presentation explores the use of sauna and other proactive interventions for supporting the human detoxification system.

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Billy Mitchell

ND candidate
William “Billy” Mitchell is a Naturopathic Doctor Candidate, attending Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. He completed his bachelors in science in Kinesiology at Vanguard University. He is currently completing his clinical rotations, where he is implementing many evolutionary... Read More →

Saturday September 9, 2017 2:40pm - 4:10pm PDT
225 Kane Hall