With the new-year rush in full swing if you have a few moments to spare you might like to try recomposing yourself with some simple meditation hacks. I found a couple of easy-to-follow techniques online. The first involves mindful breathing. The many benefits of deep breathing include a reduction in stress and blood pressure, strengthening […]
The theme of the December edition of Healers Magazine is Epistemological Equitability: The Democratization of Truth. Why? When you look at healing ideologies with your third eye you see that despite libraries full of interdisciplinary disputes, healers are all on the same side. You might even say that they’re all saying the same things which […]
Clinical hypnotherapy is a genuine psychological phenomenon that has valid uses in clinical practice. Simply put, hypnosis is a state of highly focused attention or concentration, often associated with relaxation, and heightened suggestibility. Hypnosis is the original mind/body medicine. (There is proof, from NIH clinical trials, that patients hypnotized before surgery have an easier time […]
Bonnie McLean practices Chinese medicine. She and her colleagues condone interdisciplinary healing which she concludes makes them an integrative team. She believes that because they sometimes refer patients to medical practitioners like psychiatrists their services are complementary.
Several years ago a gentleman friend and neighbor came to my office to have a sizeable lipoma excised. The surgery was to be done in the office under local anesthesia. Our nurse had everything I would require set up on a sterile tray in the room where the surgery was to be done. When my […]
Dr. Bernie Siegel takes on a radical approach to healing others: lie to them. Read fascinating anecdotes of how he’s helped trick patients into wellness over the past 40 years, and his take on how practitioners must think outside of the box to reach their patients with humanity and compassion.