By |February 10th, 2015|


I recently saw a FASCINATING, full-length documentary on herbalism, which prompted this article and a few to follow.   I highly recommend the video!


At least 80% of the people on our planet use herbal medicine as their primary medicine.   This includes China, Central and South […]


Fertility and GMO?

By |July 6th, 2014|

If You Want Grandchildren,

Don’t Feed Your Kids Commercial Corn


Article #4 in our GMO Series


In 2001, Epicyte, a California bio-engineering company, revealed that it had created spermicidal GM (Genetically Modified) corn.  So how do you know if you have consumed this fertility-destroying corn?   You don’t…because products containing GM corn aren’t labeled with a warning.  […]

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Spring into Sprouts

By |May 7th, 2014|

Spring Into Sprouts

By David Martin, Acupuncture Physician with Lotus Blossom Clinic- Holistic Healing Center ; serving Fort Myers, Naples and Cape Coral

Whoo Hoo– it is spring time again! 
In this issue, we bring you an understanding of the Nutritious Powerhouses called Sprouts and give you links to learn about growing your own!

Did you ever wonder what […]

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MAMMOGRAMS VS. THERMOGRAMS What is both safe and effective?

By |April 29th, 2014|

What is both safe and effective?

I’m already having a great day as I write this e-zine.   I picked up the phone at 9:15 a.m. today.  A young woman was lost, looking for her mammogram appointment.

Interesting Item #1:  She couldn’t FIND the place for her appointment.  Both of her navigation […]

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Coronary Heart Disease and Smoking

By |August 15th, 2011|

Smoking and Coronary Heart Disease.

By now most people have been informed that smoking cigarettes is bad for your health.  To further demonstrate this; a new study recently published in Lancet shows that smoking cigarettes may be even more dangerous for women than for men.

Cigarette smoking is a risk factor for coronary heart disease.  When […]

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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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Eating Organic food

By |June 9th, 2011|

Why spend the extra money on Organic?
I often have patients say that they just don’t have the money to buy organically grown food.  I can sympathize because I shop at the same places they do.

I have added a link to this article because it does help prove the point that food that is raised […]

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Exercise helps reduce Strokes

By |June 9th, 2011|

Decrease your Risk of Stroke

Over and over again the information keeps surfacing that exercise is good for your health. Here is another recent study that demonstrates that moderate exercise reduces strokes.  In this case we are discussing the small unnoticed strokes that can diminish mental acuity. At my acupuncture clinic and holistic healing center […]

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Prostate Drugs and Cancer

By |June 9th, 2011|

Prostate and hair growth drugs raise the Risk of Prostate Cancer.

A recent article in Reuters discussed several drugs that can increase your risk of Prostate cancer.  This group of Drugs include Proscar, Avodar, Jalyn, and Propecia.  I thought it would be useful to blog about this and provide a link to the article.  These […]

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Risks with Statin Drugs

By |June 9th, 2011|

The Following is an article that everyone on a Statin drug should read. Please check it out. Of course the article only warns of high doses because that is where the highly visible effects are. It makes you wonder if the lower doses are doing the same thing only in less visible ways.

FDA Warns […]

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Back Pain

By |April 26th, 2011|

Back Pain

This medicine is very effective at relieving Back Pain. Back Pain is a very common ailment, especially among the elderly.  In western medical terms can be caused by damaged disks, alignment problems, soft tissue problems referred pain, or muscle problems.  In my practice I work to get to the root of the back […]

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