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CHINESE MEDICINE: LONGEVITY PRACTICES AND FOODS

By |February 27th, 2018|

Chinese Medicine: Longevity Practices and Foods
Article 2 of  3:  Live Long & Prosper Series
Chinese Medicine is an ancient, natural medicine.  Asian masters teach that we each are born with a certain amount of “Jing” (Life Force Energy), and when we have expended it, that’s all there is.  Therefore, it is important to be judicious […]

MEDICINE IS CHANGING part 1

By |August 3rd, 2016|

MEDICINE IS CHANGING—DRASTICALLY

Part 1:     What’s going on & Who are the Players?

 

It may not be evident to everyone, but our Western Medical Model is teetering. The Tipping Point” by Malcolm Gladwell (the first of his books on the New York Times’ Best Seller’s List), describes how Trends that make it into Mainstream success have […]

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NATURAL HEALTH TIPS: Cold and Flu

By |March 13th, 2016|

It is now officially Cold and Flu Season.   Several of our neighbors and patients have really suffered over the holidays, and pregnant women should avoid most medications which could harm the baby.  So what can you DO that is safe and natural?  Well, as it turns out, there is plenty you can do.  Let’s […]

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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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Dangerous Food

By |December 15th, 2015|

We found information on “Monsanto’s BT-Toxins Found to Kill Human Embryo Cells”
 
At Lotus Blossom Clinic, “Food is Medicine” is a foundational principle.  It’s just as true for humans as it is for our cars.  You put bad gas in your car–or worse, something which doesn’t belong there such as chlorine or cement–and you will soon […]

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THE END OF ANTIBIOTICS IS NEAR

By |December 3rd, 2015|

The end of Antibiotics Grows Near as Drug-Resistant Gene with Epidemic Potential is Found in Animals, Meats, and Humans.     This is the title on Dr. Mercola’s health-science news email today, December 2, 2015.  And his lead statement, issuing dire warnings, was from the head of the World Health Organization.

Professor Timothy Walsh of the University […]

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THIS FOOD IS KILLING US, SOFTLY, SLOWLY

By |August 4th, 2015|

 

 

 

Wayne Dyer, a well-established self-help and personal growth guru, recently said to a crowd of 3,000 people: “You can change your consciousness by changing your food.”  Our brains become clearer and our bodies function best when we eat foods our body is capable of using for fuel, and there’s a lot out there these […]

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AUTOIMMUNITY: THE PERFECT STORM, Part 3

By |June 4th, 2015|

Part 3:   Natural Solutions to Treat and Reverse Autoimmune Disease

 

THE ROLE OF CHINESE MEDICINE

 

In Chinese Medicine, so-called auto-immune diseases are treated as misbehaving or weak immune systems, and as an Acupuncture Physician, I am trained to use specific acupuncture points to perform what is termed “Tonifying or Strengthening Defensive Qi”.   This treatment creates […]

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Natural Treatments For Cancer

By |March 5th, 2015|

Part 3 in our 3-part series:  CANCER, It Isn’t What You Think

“In questions of science the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.”

—Galileo Galilei, 1564-1642

 

Suzanne Somers was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2001.  She understood that she had TIME to research and to determine her course of treatment […]

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WHO ARE THE GOOD GUYS (of GMO)?

By |February 10th, 2015|

Happy Food for You!

We are also relearning that our elders had some smarts 40-50 years ago. Another great idea from the past which is beginning to catch on again is using crop rotation instead of Roundup! http://www.nationofchange.org/how-crop-rotation-can-replace-gmo-poisons-grow-better-food-world-1375798417

PAY BACK IS COMING….
As we finish this series on GMO’s, I have a prediction for the future. Remember […]

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CANCER ISN’T WHAT YOU THINK

By |February 5th, 2015|

Part 1:  Many cases should NOT be Conventionally Treated!

“Cancer does not end in Death.  Life ends in Death.  Cancer is a wakeup call to Life. ”  
– Gabriel Hoffman, author of Cancer is a Myth

Everyone knows that over the last few decades, the U.S.’s incidence of cancer has skyrocketed.  We all have experienced the […]

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The Dirty Dozen

By |July 15th, 2011|

The Dirty Dozen

(updated July 1, 2011, special thanks to Dawn St. John and Southwest Florida Naturally for printing this info. View the whole article here.)

 

The Environmental Working Group is a nonprofit organization that updates its “Dirty Dozen” food list each year for grocery shoppers.

 

The list, which is compiled based on evidence of […]

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