wholistic health

alternative therapies

THE OZ EFFECT: Hypocritical taker of the Hippocratic Oath

THE OZ EFFECT: Hypocritical taker of the Hippocratic Oath

Recently on NPR, Robert Seigel asked Michael Specter, a staff writer from The New Yorker, who he would bet on to win: Dr. Oz or...
May 1, 2015 × 0 comments

alternative therapies

TICK-TOCK: Lyme disease patients are tired of waiting

TICK-TOCK: Lyme disease patients are tired of waiting

With pickets raised and candles lit, Lyme disease patients and advocates stood in front of The New York Times building in New York...
April 28, 2015 × 0 comments

mind-body

EMBRACE AGING: What we can learn from “Super Agers”

EMBRACE AGING: What we can learn from “Super Agers”

Ever feel like your memory isn’t as good as it used to be? This is something many of us experience or will experience as we...
April 21, 2015 × 0 comments

nutrition

BODY TALK: Your food is killing you

BODY TALK: Your food is killing you

I’m not a foodie—not by a long shot. I eat to live, only that, which means I can—and often do—eat the same thing morning,...
April 14, 2015 × 0 comments

alternative therapies

SHAMANIC HEALING: Opening the mind’s eye

SHAMANIC HEALING: Opening the mind’s eye

In November of 2009 I spent ten days in a Peruvian jungle where I took part in a series of four ceremonies in which over 40 people...
March 31, 2015 × 0 comments

mind-body

BODYWORK: Using the mind, the limbs and the organs to heal from trauma or sickness

BODYWORK: Using the mind, the limbs and the organs to heal from trauma or sickness

“It can perhaps be conjectured that unresolved trauma is responsible for a majority of the illnesses of modern mankind.”...
March 30, 2015 × 0 comments

nutrition

GLUTEN-FREE GOODNESS: Three tasty recipes that call for alternative grains

GLUTEN-FREE GOODNESS: Three tasty recipes that call for alternative grains

With growing numbers of people developing gastrointestinal sensitivities to gluten (or Celiac disease) and many more wanting to...
March 2, 2015 × 0 comments

mind-body

DEPRESSION: Its causes and cures—the endocrine connection

DEPRESSION: Its causes and cures—the endocrine connection

Oh, this is too good to not pass on. Just when I’m preparing to write this article on depression, Spiritual Ecology posted...
January 5, 2015 × 2 comments

alternative therapies

SOBA RIGPA: Good health is all in the mind

SOBA RIGPA: Good health is all in the mind

  A plaque at the National Institute of Traditional Medicine in Thimphu, Bhutan, summarizes the root cause of illness as...
December 31, 2014 × 0 comments