Alternative Therapies

Many people are overwhelmed with side effects from pharmaceutical medicine. They are looking for alternative treatments for their conditions. At Alternative Health we believe in more natural options. Medical marijuana has been found beneficial for treating many conditions. This, in conjunction to other alternative therapies, may be the right avenue for you.

We look forward to establishing care with you and helping you navigate alternative treatment options for your medical condition. 

Dr. Ewals is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. She will review your medical records and discuss alternative treatment options for your condition. This may include medical marijuana treatment. She is qualified to perform this service for North Dakota and Minnesota residents. Dr. Ewals believes in natural and conservative options for optimal health and quality of life. She will offer recommendations and referrals for local alternative health therapies not limited to: Chiropractic, Physical Therapy, Acupuncture, Cupping, Massage, and Yoga.

Our office manager will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding your visit. You are welcome to call (701)317-1747 anytime and leave a us message. We will gladly return your call within one business day.

Check Out Your States Qualifying Conditions




Terminal Illness

Anorexia Nervosa



Rheumatoid Arthritis


Anxiety Disorder

Brain Injury

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)



Agitation of Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia

Bulimia Nervosa

Crohn’s Disease

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Spinal Stenosis or Chronic Back Pain

Tourette Syndrome

Decompensated Cirrhosis by Hepatitis C

A Chronic or debilitating disease (must produce one or more of the following:

  • Cachexia or wasting syndrome
  • Severe debilitating pain which has not responded to previously prescribed medication or surgical measures for more than 3 months or for which treatment has produced serious side effects.
  • Intractable nausea
  • Seizures
  • Severe and persistent muscle spasms including those characteristic of multiple sclerosis

Alzheimer’s disease

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD


Chronic Pain

Sleep Apnea

Autism Spectrum

Tourette Syndrome

Cancer with severe pain, nausea, cachexia or severe wasting

Crohn’s Disease

Chronic vocal or motor tick disorder

Sickle Cell Anemia


Terminal Illness with the life expectance of less than 1 year

Seizures, including those by Epilepsy

Intractable Pain – pain without benefit seen from previous conservative treatments or without intolerable side effects

Severe Muscle Spasms, including those by Multiple Sclerosis

Why Choose Us?

See what makes Alternative Health your first choice for obtaining
your medical marijuana certification.

Immediate Service

We’ll get you in quickly to be seen.

Experienced Provider

Our practitioner has years of experience in health care and provides a non-judgmental atmosphere allowing for a collaborative patient-provider experience.

Personalized Treatment

We’ll come up with a personalized treatment plan for your needs.

Overview of your State’s Process

Meet Our Team

Alternative Health believes in a holistic approach when managing symptoms


Frequently Asked Questions

⦁ Please bring your North Dakota or Minnesota ID.
⦁ You must provide copies of your medical records indicating your qualifying condition. (If you need a records release, see the forms tab to print).

⦁ Currently pregnant or breastfeeding
⦁ Diagnosed with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
⦁ Not a legal resident of ND or MN

In Minnesota, certification is valid for 12 months. After this time, you will need to recertify with your provider. This appointment can be done via telephone, facetime, or in person. Additionally, you must re-register with the state annually.

In North Dakota, certification is valid for 8 months. After this time, you will need to recertify with your provider. This appointment can be done via telephone, facetime, or in person.
Are medical marijuana cards public record?
No, medical marijuana cards are not considered public record. Because of HIPAA, medical records, including medical treatments such as medical marijuana, are not public. People will not be able to access someone else’s medical records unless the patient gives his or her written permission.

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