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Dr. Gabrielle Francis The Herban Alchemist Appears on the New Year's TV Show of GingerNewYork in NYC
A Rock & Roll Doctor, Gabrielle Francis, Opens the First GNY Show of 2015 to Discuss Her New Book "The Rockstar Remedy". RSVP For Studio Audience. Friday, January 2, 2015, Manhattan Neighborhood Network, Time Warner Cable, Ch 34, 2pm EST
As a holistic physician, Gabrielle seeks to restore and maintain maximum health by emphasizing natures inherent self-healing process-the Vis-Medicatnx Naturae. She accomplishes this through education and the use of natural therapeutic methods and substances, which work in harmony with the body. These include body/mind counseling, diet therapy and nutritional substances, herbal medicine, homeopathy, aromatherapy, chiropractic manipulation. physical therapy, massage. and acupuncture and oriental medicine.
In practice, Dr. Francis adheres to the philosophy and
principles of naturopathic medicine, which Include:
The healing power of nature
Identify and treat the causes
First do no harm
Doctor as Teacher
Treat the whole person
Her medical approach is perhaps best summed up by Sir William Osler who said, “It is better to know the patient that has the disease than the disease a patient has.” She intentionally limits the size of her practice, enabling her to devote more time to the diagnosing, treating, and long-term education of each individual patient. Patients are given customized treatment plans for balancing body. mind and spirit. Health maintenance and lifestyle changes are emphasized.
Gabrielle earned her doctorate in Chiropractic at National College of Chiropractic in Chicago. She received her degrees in Naturopathic Medicine and Acupuncture and Oriental medicine from Bastyr University in Seattle She completed a clinical residency for Acupuncture, Chinese Massage and Chinese Herbal Medicine at Chengdu Hospital for Traditional Chinese Medicine in China. She did a residency for Bastyr University at Biomedical Center Cancer Facility in Mexico where she learned the utilization of alternative medicines for cancer treatment. She received certification in drug and alcohol detoxification using acupuncture at Lincoln Hospital in the Bronx, NY. http://www.theherbanalchemist.com
Dr. Francis has postgraduate studies and degrees in Environmental Medicine and Toxicology, Functional Medicine, Bio-ldentical Hormone Replacement Therapy, Fertility Enhancement, Mind Body Medicine, and Neurotransmitter and Endocrine Support.
Following her 17 years of medical education, Dr. Francis embarked on several years of world travel. She combined her love of travel and culture with a quest for knowledge of medicine from indigenous cultures. She has studied Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in China, Thai Massage in Thailand, Ayurvedic Medicine in India, and Mayan Abdominal Massage and Spirituality in Belize and Guatemala. She has also done ethnobotony trainings in Belize, Guatemala, Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, Cuba and Morocco. Most recently, Dr. Francis joined a team of researchers in Cuba to study the acclaimed Cuban health care system. The knowledge and experience she acquired on her travels is reflected in her unique perspective on medicine and healing.
In addition to her private practice and workshops, Gabrielle is the sole proprietor of Backstage Alterative, a mobile practice that provides holistic medical services to Rock & Roll Performing Artists and production companies while they are on tour.
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GingerNewYork found on Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) since launching in November, 2010, has been showcasing the “Kool Kats…Gotham Nights” greats of music and culture of New York and beyond. What defines GingerNewYork is its host Ginger Broderick’s unique insight, connection to and pulse on the music and culture of Gotham making GingerNewYork one of the most sought after programs to appear on.
GingerNewYork can be seen in Manhattan on Time Warner Cable Channel 34, Fios Channel 33, and RCN Channel 82, every Friday afternoon at 2pm EST. It can also be seen live streaming on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network's website, www.mnn.org, Channel 1.
About GingerNewYork host Ginger Broderick:
Broderick perhaps better known to many as “The Media CPA” is a fixture on the media circuit.
Ms. Broderick appeared regularly for eight years on weekend morning financial segments for WABC Eyewitness News. She has appeared on Good Day New York, WNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, NY1 and WOR Radio discussing tax-related issues. She has interviewed with top financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Wealth Manager.
Ms. Broderick completed her TV Producer’s Certification at Manhattan Neighborhood Network and launched her own talk/variety show, GingerNewYork. Segments of the show are aired LIVE at the MNN studios and taped at the Gibson Guitar showroom/Rehearsal Studios in New York City.
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