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10 Things I Learned from Healing an Incurable Disease

Five years ago I was diagnosed with Crohn's disease, a condition that is commonly believed to have no cure. I was given the options of surgery and medication for the rest of my life, still without the…


Bacon Cures Nosebleeds…Of Course it Does!

I really dont want to talk about bacon. This is not because I dont appreciate bacon (at least in moderation) but because bacon has become to the food world what CGI has become to the film world so…


Can Positive Thinking Help You Heal?

A big part of the book Im writing Mind Over Medicine: Scientific Proof You Can Heal Yourself (Hay House, 2013) is about how positive belief, hope, and expectation can trigger self-healing superpowers…


Scientific Proof We Can Heal Ourselves

Theres a lot of woo woo talk out there in the land of metaphysics, the law of attraction, and mind/body medicine about our capacity for self-healing. As an open-minded physician, Ive always been f…


Patient, Heal Thyself

You can be your own doctor, love. Yes, you heard me right. You can be your own doctor. Im not suggesting that you climb into the stirrups and do your own Pap smear, knock yourself out and ta…


6 First-Aid Essentials in Your Purse

Have these 6 bag essentials on hand and in a pinch, they could could save your health. By Laura Schocker and Lauren Gelman, Prevention Raise your hand if you never seem to have what you n…


How to Assess Your Risk of Getting Breast Cancer

By Monica Wilcox I need your help to save the lives of millions of women. But first were going to save YOURS. Here are some critical facts to help you keep your breasts healthy and cancer free…


First Person Cured of HIV

Did you realize that 30 million people have died from HIV in the 30 years since the disease was discovered? Or that the disease spreads at the rate of 7,000 people per day globally? Pretty staggering …


The Miracle of Maca

Long revered as a healing herb, research shows that this humble root helps to reduce the effects of stress and boost mental clarity-and that's just the beginning. Maca is a tuber that is native to …


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That's what I keep tellimg my wife. She's a diet DP, addict.

I have volunteered at shelters and been involved with animal rescue in some form or another all my l…