Dr. Whimsy Anderson, N.D., is a naturopathic doctor licensed to practice in the state of California. A graduate of the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon, she has also studied at Bastyr University in Washington State, and holds a B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Washington in Seattle.
Dr. Whimsy Anderson, ND has been practicing medicine in Los Angeles, since 2008. The focus of her practice has been optimal wellness to 40, 50, 60 and beyond. By using the principles of naturopathic medicine, Dr. Anderson creates, diet, nutrition, and supplement programs tailored to the needs of the individual. Her work includes hormone restoration therapy, natural treatments for depression, optimal adrenal and thyroid function, weight-loss, and diabetes prevention programs.
A native of the Pacific Northwest, Dr. Anderson has lived in Israel, England, and Germany, and has traveled extensively throughout Europe, China and Central America studying the healing modalities of many cultures and traditions. Her work has included extensive research on human adaptation, and various cultural approaches to health and healing. She has also focused on the roles that ancestry and environment play in determining optimum health and diet.
She writes on issues related to integrative medicine, current events, and the politics of health for various print and on-line publications.