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LAUGHTER YOGA: Building connections one belly laugh at a time

LAUGHTER YOGA: Building connections one belly laugh at a time

I guess that you would have called me a joyous child. At any often seemingly random moment I would burst into fits of giggles and carry...
September 13, 2016 × 0 comments

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GETTING TO THE POINT: A conversation with an acupuncturist

GETTING TO THE POINT: A conversation with an acupuncturist

Perhaps as a writer, I notice it more than most people but I believe it’s obvious that as we all walk through life we carry...
April 30, 2016 × 1 comment

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AYAHUASCA: A journey of discovery into my self

AYAHUASCA: A journey of discovery into my self

Every day I go through hang-ups and setbacks because of the programs that have been playing in my head for so many years. However,...
April 19, 2016 × 4 comments

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OUT OF MY SHELL: Healing Tourette’s syndrome and finding myself in the process

OUT OF MY SHELL: Healing Tourette’s syndrome and finding myself in the process

When I was in grade school, my mother noticed that I started making funny noises. Some tics and twitches appeared on my face, and I...
December 4, 2015 × 0 comments

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QUANTUM-TOUCH: Q&A Interview with Richard Gordon

QUANTUM-TOUCH: Q&A Interview with Richard Gordon

There’s a lot of skepticism surrounding energy healing. In some instances people test their skepticism by trying it out for...
July 30, 2015 × 1 comment

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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 the...
May 1, 2015 × 0 comments

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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

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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

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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 being...
December 31, 2014 × 1 comment