Charlotte, NC – Dr. Michael Smith, a Naturopathic Doctor with Carolinas Natural Health Center (CNHC) will be featured on WTVI Public Television on their popular medical call-in show, Healthwise.http://www.wtvi.org/healthwisepd.cfm The program will air Sunday, February 10, 2008 at 6:00 pm with a repeat broadcast on Saturday, February 16, 2008 at 9:00 am.

Healthwise is a live, one hour call-in television program with a mission to educate and enlighten WTVI viewers concerning medical matters. The program is comprised of a host and a panel of physicians and/or medical experts who take questions via telephone calls from the WTVI audience.

This is the first time in the show’s 10+ year history that a Naturopathic Physician has been featured on the program. The program will include an introduction to Naturopathic medicine: it’s rich history and current day practices. It will also be an important opportunity to highlight NCANP (North Carolina Association of Naturopathic Physicians) – State association dedicated to obtaining licensure for Naturopathic Doctors in North Carolinawww.ncanp.com