Naturopathic doctor speaks to YSU employees this week

Lana M. Kontos

Lana M. Kontos

Lana M. Kontos, a board certified naturopathic doctor and lifestyle intervention practitioner, speaks to employees of Youngstown State University on Wednesday, April 29, in Kilcawley Center.

The free event is full to capacity and not open to the public.

Kontos is the founder of Your Skinny Kitchen and Your Skinny Kitchen: Wellness in the Workplace and is the author of the upcoming book, The Guide Book to Your Skinny Kitchen.

Kontos educates individuals, groups and corporations on how to restore optimum health and lower costs with science-based diet and lifestyle choices. She teaches how to prevent and, in many cases, how to reverse chronic conditions such as cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes, GERD (acid reflux), colitis, Crohn’s and menopause issues.

Kontos is a member of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine with a private practice in Northeast Ohio. She is not a medical doctor, does not prescribe pharmaceutical drugs, diagnose disease or treat conditions. Her consultations are not a substitute for primary care physician.