NDs are Essential!

Ensure continued patient access to naturopathic care.

When we define essential, we usually think of health, hunger, and shelter. Living naturopathically helps us emphasize whole body health when guided by licensed naturopathic doctors. Share you voice to learn how you can help increase access to quality natural healthcare.

Current Legislation

This bill would require a package or box containing menstrual products that was manufactured for sale or distribution in this state on or after January 1, 2023, to have printed on the label a plain and conspicuous list of all ingredients in the product, by weight. By creating a new crime, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

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To amend the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act to require that Federal and State mandated information declarations and labeling requirements applicable to the chemical composition of, and radiation emitted by, consumer products meet minimum scientific standards to deliver accurate and clear information, and for other purposes.

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This bill would, commencing January 1, 2025, prohibit a person or entity from manufacturing, selling, delivering, holding, or offering for sale, in commerce any cosmetic product that contains any of several specified intentionally added ingredients, except under specified circumstances. By expanding the scope of a crime, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

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Discover CNDA Advocacy

A healthy California means more primary care access; it means that Californians are able to seek medical care from experts in both mainstream and alternative therapies. A healthier California emphasizes preventive and lifestyle medicine when necessary and appropriate.

A huge part of our legislative success comes from our patients and community. We could not succeed without your support! We aim to keep the public aware of and involved in current legislation being run by the CNDA, and want everyone to have a voice to share the benefits of naturopathic medicine that you’ve experienced with your representatives.

Share your Voice

The California Naturopathic Doctors Association is always working to educate state legislative and insurance agencies as well as the public on the benefits of naturopathic medicine. In order to Realize a Healthy California we build relationships in between the naturopathic community, the Capital, and Californians. In order to help this process along Your Voice is what makes the most impact.

We have Voter Voice to make it easy for you to email, fax or call your representatives letting them know what is important to you.

Patients play an essential role in our grassroots efforts and can be the strongest advocates for naturopathic medicine. If you would like to be able to see an ND for ALL of your primary care needs, get involved in our legislative efforts!