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7 Surprising Facts About Colds & Flus

  Cold and flu season is just around the corner. Are you ready? Read on to check out some of the most surprising facts about colds and flus. You can monitor outbreaks in your area through t…


Heal Yourself With EMT

In the foreword to my friend and fellow Hay House author Nick Ortnerís†The Tapping Solution, Dr. Mark Hyman relates the story of Paula, a patient of his who was debilitated by migraines that landed he…


Pick Your Placebo

For four years, since Tricia Barrett first introduced me to the merits of drinking green juice as a dietary supplement, Iíve been drinking 4 or 5 fresh green veggie juices daily. These juices Ė painst…


The Difference Between Healing and Curing

In†Part 1 of this 4 part blog series ("Is is your fault is you can't heal yourself?") I talked about how itís ludicrous to blame anyone for getting Ė or staying sick. In Part 2, I talked about the imp…


Is It Your Fault If You Canít Heal Yourself? Ė Part 3

In†Part 1 of this 4 part blog series, I discussed how thereís no place for blame, shame or guilt in any healing conversation, and nobody should ever feel like itís their fault if theyíre sick. In†Part…


Is It Your Fault If You Canít Heal Yourself? Part 2

In Part 1 of this blog series†Is It Your Fault If You Canít Heal Yourself, I addressed the questions of whether or not we should blame or shame someone who is sick Ė and whether we should withhold con…


Is It Your Fault If You Canít Heal Yourself?

With more and more people viewing both my first TEDx talk Ė†The Shocking Truth About Your Health - and my latest TEDx talk Ė†Is There Scientific Proof We Can Heal Ourselves?, itís natural that sick pe…


The Whole Health Cairn: A Radical New Wellness Model

As a physician, I've been exposed to a variety of wellness models, most of them pie charts and pyramids detailing what it takes to be optimally healthy Ė a nutritious diet, an exercise regimen, enough…


7 Things To Keep You Afloat In The Wave Pool Of Life

Lately, every time I think about my life I see a wave pool (in my mind). It's a strange new metaphor that rocked my world a little because usually the images I receive are earthy--gardens, tornadoes, …


How To Keep Your Heart Open When You Lose A Pet: Part 2

Ariel, a 2 pound fluffy white bichon frise tied in a pink bow, was my 21st birthday present from my parents. I giggled with her when she humped the stuffed pig my best friend had given me in college (…


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