Dr Doe is advocating a variety of treatments: antiviral therapy (valtrex alongside naturopathic remedies. As someone who has been dealing with the virus for years, her recommendations are sound. Like she says, physical symptoms of herpes are closely linked with emotions lifestyle. Thus, naturopathic remedies are an important companion to a western doctor's prescription of antiviral therapy (also valuable). It's important to find what works best for you, from naturopathic AND western medicine.