An upsurge in Measles and Whooping Cough cases has brought the vaccination issue back to the forefront for children and adults. Are you feeling overwhelmed by all the mixed messages about vaccines? Do you want what’s best for your child, but are daunted by the mountain of information out there? Join Dr. Juniper Martin for a Question and Answer session about vaccines.
Saturday May 5th 3 – 5 pm at Willow Tree Wellness Center
1607 NE 16th Avenue
Call 503/281.0030 to reserve your *FREE* spot
Make informed choices for your children’s health
Topics will include:
- Development of the immune system and how it relates to vaccine efficacy
- What the recent research says about regarding the link between autism and vaccines
- Alternative vaccination schedules
- How to communicate with your health care provider
- What is really in vaccines
- Ways to support your child’s health through the vaccination process
Participants are encouraged to ask questions! Our goal is to give a balanced account based on scientific evidence, so that parents will more able to make educated choices for their children’s health care.
Dr. Martin is mother to three children, two boys and a girl. She has history as a biologist, an actress, a chemist, and a waitress. She has helped nurse a parent through cancer and has studied as a midwife. She’s been blessed with having experienced both great joy and deep grief. Her passion is the human condition—why are we here, what is our purpose, what brings us, as individuals meaning? Her goal is to help her patients and their families live at their highest potential.
Juniper Martin is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, the Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians, and the Breastfeeding Coalition of Oregon. She received her doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the National College of Natural Medicine. Previous to NCNM, Dr. Martin graduated with high honors from Portland State University with a degree in Biology. Dr. Martin practices as a family primary care physician, delivering healthcare through all stages of life.