Chinese Medicine

Medical Mushroom Series – Cordyceps

By |March 1st, 2017|

Medicinal Mushroom Series

CORDYCEPS THE CONQUERER

Medicinal Mushrooms are fairly closely related to us, evolutionarily-speaking.  We share about 30% of our DNA with mushrooms, and both species use enzymes to break down nutrients to sustain ourselves.  Most mushrooms break down plant matter externally, and in the process, create soil and access to nutrients which Nature uses […]

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Lion’s Mane Mushroom for Brain and Neurological Health

By |February 1st, 2017|

LION’S MANE FOR THE BRAIN & NERVES

 

MEET THE MUSHROOM MAN

We first encountered Paul Stamets on YouTube.   I could not rip myself away for a second.   His talk at a Bioneers’ Conference in 2015 was riveting and inspiring.   This man and his wife have literally spent years in the forests, mostly in Oregon and Washington […]

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MEDICINE IS CHANGING–DRASTICALLY-part 2

By |August 31st, 2016|

MEDICINE IS CHANGING–DRASTICALLY

The Stickiness Factor

PART 2 of 4 articles

According to Wikipedia, the Stickiness Factor is:  “The specific content of a message that renders its impact memorable. Popular children’s television programs such as Sesame Street and Blue’s Clues pioneered the properties of the stickiness factor, thus enhancing effective retention of educational content as well as entertainment value.”  This article […]

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WHO IS THE LARGEST NATURAL HEALING CENTER IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA?

By |June 29th, 2016|

 

That’s a big question…and it may be us!  As of today, June 30th, nearing our 10th year in Florida, now with 12 Practitioners (6 shown here) and about 20 modalities to offer, Lotus Blossom Clinic is a power-packed Natural Healing Clinic.  Let’s start at the beginning and then learn about the petals that have […]

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PART TWO:  The Dark Side of Brain Oils (and some Happy Ones)

By |March 3rd, 2016|

Do you know what really killed Robin Williams back in 2014?  Williams’ autopsy included an analysis of his brain, and what they discovered was tragic.   He had Lewey Body Dementia.   This disease is similar to Alzheimer’s but with other outward characteristics more like Parkinsons such as muscle twitches.  At night, his muscles were fully […]

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THE OILS YOU EAT: ARE THEY CAUSING HEART ATTACKS?

By |January 6th, 2016|

It is relatively easy to create a healthy heart…why doesn’t everyone do it?   Of course, there are many reasons, one being this:  For years we’ve had so much flat-out wrong advice from the food industry, magazines, the government, and well-intentioned doctors that it is no wonder people are confused.   I’m here to clear all that […]

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More on Poisonous Brews

By |November 4th, 2015|

Scary Results From Last Week’s Email

 

We’ve had a ton of feedback on last week’s email, and the truth is pretty scary–dangerous drug/herb interactions, improper use of herbs and supplements, and more are happening all too commonly. We also discovered that not everyone discloses or remembers everything they are taking when they fill out the […]

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AUTOIMMUNITY: THE PERFECT STORM, Part 1

By |April 2nd, 2015|

Part 1:  What’s Germinating in Your Gut?

The New Frontier in Medicine is the trillions of tiny microbes in our guts which determine everything from one’s propensity to gain and hold weight to how our brains function.  We hear and see evidence of this New Frontier all around us as science gains understanding of these […]

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How Ebola’s Most Lethal Aspect Works And What’s the Rest of the Story?

By |November 5th, 2014|

How Ebola’s Most Lethal Aspect Works
And What’s the Rest of the Story?
“As noted by (renowned viral expert) Dr. Robert Rowen, Ebola hijacks your immune system and suppresses it. Once your immune system realizes the virus is there, it launches a cytokine storm, and it is this cytokine storm that leads to massive tissue destruction […]

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Welcome, Baby New Year!

By |October 2nd, 2014|

Got Health Goals for 2013?

We are Natural Medicine at Lotus Blossom Clinic, here in sunny south Fort Myers. We are uniquely qualified to help your body and mind heal for your best year yet!

Merry New Year 2013!!

from all the Practitioners at Lotus Blossom Clinic:

David Martin,
Acupuncture Physician and Functional Medicine Practitioner

Christine Bronson,
Healing the Emotions and […]

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Got Autoimmune? Get Acupuncture!

By |September 30th, 2014|

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for Autoimmune Disorders

Over 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune disease. An autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system attacks healthy tissue. Autoimmune disorders include rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, thyroid disease, Addison’s disease, pernicious anemia, celiac disease, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis and Guillain-Barré syndrome. This is real suffering…and there is a […]

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Avoid The Biggest Prescription Killer: 13 Non Drug Solutions for Pain

By |April 29th, 2014|

What Killed Seymour?
The death last month of actor Seymour Hoffman raised the awareness in our nation that there may be a direct connection between prescription painkillers and heroine use.  Indeed, there are plenty of studies providing evidence of this.

Not only that, but researchers have been gathering shocking data about the over prescription, inappropriate prescription […]

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