Natural Health Articles By Expert Author & Naturopath Eric Bakker ND

By: The Naturopaths  05-Apr-2012

Eric Bakker ND - Naturopath, Researcher and Author
Eric has been recognised by Ezine Articles, one of the world's most popular e-zines as an expert author in natural medicine. Many of Eric's articles have been published in magazines, various newspapers and several websites and "zines" (online magazines) in New Zealand, America, the United Kingdom as well as several other countries. Eric's  multiple sclerosis articles have even been translated into Chinese.
Some articles have been used as a basis for radio interviews or small regional TV clips.
Eric's articles were originally published in New Zealand's leading health magazine, Healthy Options, which recently ceased business after 27 years of publishing. Eric wrote a monthly column for Healthy Options for almost ten years and has had over 100 articles published with New Zealand's most popular health magazine.Eric also has a question and answer column in New Zealand's Good Magazine, New Zealand's first zero-carbon rated publication. All of Eric's articles are original material, have been well researched and are fully referenced.

Eric Is A Yeast Infection Expert

Eric Bakker ND has been specializing in hard to treat candida yeast infections for over 20 years.

All of Eric's yeast infection articles are original material, have been well researched and many are based on Eric's vast clinical experience with patients who present with difficult to manage skin and digestive disorders.

Here's what others say about Eric's articles

Eric Bakker is a Naturopath and not a medical doctor, yet in America he would be called a naturopathic doctor, but in New Zealand and Australia only Chiropractors are recognised as "doctors" in the field of natural medicine. Eric has studied for over seven years full-time, and his qualifications in America amount to a Masters Degree in Complementary Medicine.

Best natural medicine website I've seen yet

"Thanks Dr. Bakker for loading up so much valuable content online. I am a naturopathic student living in Canada and have learned so much from reading your articles! In fact, I have printed many of them (thanks for your approval to do this, by the way) and use them in the student clinic with our patients! I'm looking forward to your intergration of You Tube on your website as you mentioned, I'm sure it will be a real hit!  Best health,                                                Louise Sheppard, Toronto, Canada, January 2012

Thanks for sharing your information with students like me

Wow, great website Eric! I am a naturopathic student in California and have spent a quite few hours reading some of your many articles. I'm very pleased that you have taken the time to share all your knowledge with students like me! I was wondering if I would be allowed to used some of your candida articles for an upcoming assignment? I have candida myself and found your treatment plan outstanding, it worked for me!

Thanks in advance,

Sherie Whitman, Los Angeles, USA June 2011

We are grateful you share your time and knowledge

"Hi Eric, I must say that my husband and I found so much useful information in your article about Ulcerative Colitis. Our son was diagnosed with this condition and we came across your article on the internet which gave us valuable information which has helped David enormously. We are most grateful that you took the time to share your knowledge with so many people."

God Bless,

Paul and June Trevathan


Ohio, USA May 2011

I came across your fantastic website by chance

And after reading many of your articles, I have made several huge changes in my exercise and eating regime, I am now off all my tablets & feeling great !! Thank you so much for caring about people and letting your extensive information be so freely available to people, it is all there and all we need to do is to read it and to make the changes.

Once again, I would like to thank you so so much, from myself and family, a huge THANK YOU for giving me the information to help my children and husband to lead healthier lives, and also from saving me from a horrible time. I finally feel that I have my life back. I am 36yrs old and didn't know how I was going to make it to 40 years, now I am enjoying life again and  look forward to the future.
Thank-you so very much,Angela Ryan, Auckland NZ  May 2011.

Your most informative articles

"Eric, I wish to thank you for your most informative articles that appeared each month in the Healthy Options magazine. Your research into the subjects is obviously very extensive, yet presented in a very easy to read and understandable style".

  - Merrilyn Barryn, Tauranga, New Zealand  -

Fabulous advice

" Hi Eric, reading your description about the effects of Adrenal Fatigue, I literally felt like someone else had written about how I feel on a daily basis. This is such an accurate description with fabulous advice on overcoming this awful state. Thanks for sharing such invaluable information and advice for re-building one’s energy".
- Jacinta Somer, Seattle, USA  - 

Thanks for the inconvenient truth

"You superb article on gout was timely for me and gave me the information I was looking for to help me with a complaint I had for years. Thanks Eric for the inconvenient truth, I now no longer have anywhere near the same level of pain that was driving my crazy."

- George Desmarais, Montreal, Canada  -

Thanks for providing such a valuable online resource

"Thanks for providing such a valuable resource on the internet. I have enjoyed your website and spent a few hours reading some of your many articles. Your information on candida yeast infections is particularly good. Keep up the good work".

- Marie Westhall, Melbourne, Australia -

Great website without all the typical hype

"Great website without all the typical hype, your writing style is easy to read and most informative. My son has benefited immensely from your ulcerative colitis article and no longer experiences the pain and bleeding that used to plague him for many years. Thank you Eric, you are a champion!"

Ciara McKenna, Killarney, Ireland -

How refreshing to find this website

"How refreshing to find this website. Thanks Dr. Bakker for your fantastic online resource, you are a truly generous individual who has obvious compassion for people and a true healer, unlike most doctors I know who only want to give you drugs and teach you little or nothing. I found your website through Twitter."
Geoff Serrente, Singapore -

"Our lifestyle and what we eat should be governed by the laws of nature and not by the dictates of modern society which has gone awry, and contributes very little to our health and wellbeing ”   
Dr. Alfred Vogel  1902 - 1996

“There is no true healing unless there is a change in outlook, peace of mind and an inner happiness”   
Dr. Edward Bach 1886 - 1936


"The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease".
Thomas Alva Edison 1847 - 1931

"Give me health and a day and I will make the pomp of emperors ridiculous


Ralph Waldo Emerson   1803 - 1882“A wise man should consider that health is the greatest 
of human blessings, and learn how by his own 
thought to derive benefit from his illnesses.”

Hippocrates   460 BC - 370BC


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