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Leighanna Louise Jagels

Naturopathic Physician

<p>Dr. Leighanna Jagels is a naturopathic physician practicing in Eugene, Oregon. Dr. Jagels specializes in proactive prevention and treatment. Dr. Jagels combines holistic healing methods with traditional solutions to medical illness. Providing both individual and family care, the most common ailments treated are allergies, chronic pain, digestive issues, obesity, heart disease, fertility, menopause, cancer and chronic fatigue syndrome. Naturopathic Physicians place a strong emphasis on natural remedies that add to the broad spectrum of remedies available.</p>
4 years Experience
Leighanna Louise Jagels
  • Eugene, Oregon
  • SCNM
  • Accepting new patients

Are there any natural remedies to treat migraines?

Yes, there are natural remedies for migraines. Getting to the root of what is causing your migraines would provide the most relief. Looking at diet, digestion, hormones would be READ MORE
Yes, there are natural remedies for migraines. Getting to the root of what is causing your migraines would provide the most relief. Looking at diet, digestion, hormones would be a great place to start.

Is it safe to go off rice and wheat for a long period of time?

Rice and wheat are more simple carbohydrates. It is likely the diet you are referring to will have other sources of energy for you through more complex carbohydrates like vegetables. READ MORE
Rice and wheat are more simple carbohydrates. It is likely the diet you are referring to will have other sources of energy for you through more complex carbohydrates like vegetables.

Are homeopathic remedies effective?

Homeopathy is a tool that can be useful in treating patients with UTI’s. It’s important to have someone skilled in paring the proper remedy to the person. It’s not a one remedy READ MORE
Homeopathy is a tool that can be useful in treating patients with UTI’s. It’s important to have someone skilled in paring the proper remedy to the person. It’s not a one remedy fits all kind of situation.

Can naturopathic treatment work for seniors?

There are many natural treatments that work better than those you listed. Please reach out to schedule and appointment as finding a cause to the constipation will likely provide READ MORE
There are many natural treatments that work better than those you listed. Please reach out to schedule and appointment as finding a cause to the constipation will likely provide the most relief for your father.

Can you suggest natural laxatives that are safe for elderly patients?

There are many natural safe things to help with chronic constipation. One of the great things about naturopathic care is we tailor each treatment to the person. More specifics READ MORE
There are many natural safe things to help with chronic constipation. One of the great things about naturopathic care is we tailor each treatment to the person. More specifics would be needed before I could make a recommendation. Please reach out and schedule an appointment to discuss your symptoms further.

Is there any natural treatment for PCOD?

Yes! There are many natural options to choose from. I have several PCOS patients who are either cycling monthly or on a more regular basis. Diet, herbs and supplements are just READ MORE
Yes! There are many natural options to choose from. I have several PCOS patients who are either cycling monthly or on a more regular basis. Diet, herbs and supplements are just some of the natural options.

How can I prevent cough and cold in the changing season?

Some tips to keep you healthy during cold and flu season: -Wash your hands regularly with soap and water. -Drinking plenty of water and getting adequate rest helps boost your READ MORE
Some tips to keep you healthy during cold and flu season:

-Wash your hands regularly with soap and water.
-Drinking plenty of water and getting adequate rest helps boost your immune system.
-Avoid sweets, as high amounts of added sugar has a negative effect on your immune system.
-Eat plenty of fresh seasonal fruits and veggies, as they are high in the vitamins needed to keep your immune system functioning properly.

Would you recommend naturopathy treatment for severe diabetes?

I would advise against starting any new natural treatments without being under the care of a naturopathic physician. There are many treatments that can cause an unsafe drop in READ MORE
I would advise against starting any new natural treatments without being under the care of a naturopathic physician. There are many treatments that can cause an unsafe drop in blood sugars when not monitored properly.

Is homeopathy a good option for treating muscular pains and aches?

There are many homeopathic remedies for treating pain. The best course of action would be to find a doctor who specializes in homeopathy who could help you find the best remedy READ MORE
There are many homeopathic remedies for treating pain. The best course of action would be to find a doctor who specializes in homeopathy who could help you find the best remedy for you particular type of pain.

What are some natural treatments for high blood pressure?

Yes, there are natural herbs and supplements along with diet and exercise that can help lower blood pressure naturally. It sounds like you are already on the right track with the READ MORE
Yes, there are natural herbs and supplements along with diet and exercise that can help lower blood pressure naturally. It sounds like you are already on the right track with the self-care. I would recommend seeking a consultation with a naturopath that could help you navigate the herbs and diet safely.

Do natural treatments work for the healing of arthritis?

There are many natural treatments that are successful in treating the pain associated with both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Depending on the type of arthritis you READ MORE
There are many natural treatments that are successful in treating the pain associated with both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Depending on the type of arthritis you have the recommendations are slightly different.
Something that works for both types of arthritis would dietary changes such as avoiding processed foods and increasing your omega 3's. Decreasing the amount of inflammation our bodies experience from the foods we eat on a daily basis can provide a lot of relief.

How is naturopathic medicine beneficial for people?

Naturopathic medicine takes a whole person approach to wellness. We strive to find the cause of a disease state so that we can correct that when possible. Our treatment plans are READ MORE
Naturopathic medicine takes a whole person approach to wellness. We strive to find the cause of a disease state so that we can correct that when possible. Our treatment plans are not a one pill fits all approach but are tailored to the individual.

I want to try a natural medical treatment, should I see a naturopath physician?

If you are looking for a natural approach I would highly recommend seeking out a naturopathic physician for your health. With naturopathic physician you have the benefit of a doctor READ MORE
If you are looking for a natural approach I would highly recommend seeking out a naturopathic physician for your health. With naturopathic physician you have the benefit of a doctor who knows both the natural and conventional treatment options.

Are there any home remedies for psoriasis?

An anti-inflammatory diet can be a very helpful place to start treating this condition.