1. Healthy people find the root of their symptoms
“As a naturopathic doctor my primary goal is to treat the cause of disease and not merely the symptoms. People seeking optimum health understand this principal and this leads to superior health,” says Fennell. For instance, if you are constantly tired, instead of plying yourself with caffeine or thinking up other ways to make yourself feel more wakeful, “figure out why you feel this way and address the cause,” she says.