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What’s Needed to Reverse Brain Injury?

There are some amazing things that can happen in natural medicine, read more here. Discover some of the obstacles to acquiring our best health care. It is important to understand the rationale before you can form a better plan.

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

Mindfulness and MBSR: A Personal Journey Contributing Author: Anne Louise Kracmer, LCSW & Qualified MBSR Teacher   CREATING PEACE AND HARMONY…INSIDE NEW AT THE CLINIC [...]

CANCER – IT’S NOT FOR ME!

CANCER is on target to be the number one killer of Americans in 2020. The CDC (Center for Disease Control) predicts that, by 2020, cancer [...]

Yoga and You

Yoga and You   Our Featured Author this month is Kandy Love, PhD, CIYT, LMT #9704.  She is first and foremost a kind, gifted and [...]

What is Free in Freedom?

What is Free in Freedom? NOW SERVING VETERANS FOR FREE! GREAT NEWS FOR VETERANS (Who do you know?) Dr. David Martin, [...]

Are Your Gifts Hiding In Plain Sight?

  Anacapra, Italy   Photo used by permission of Al and Patti Palumbo “In your freedom, in your joy that echoes through the universe with unbridled, [...]

Cancer Prevention Series, #2

A NEW LOOK AT CANCER PREVENTION  A CRITICAL FACTOR:  MANAGING STRESS Article #2 in a 3-part series Read Article #1:  Promoting & Honoring Nature's Rhythms [...]

Cancer Prevention Series #1

A NEW LOOK AT CANCER PREVENTION:    PROMOTING NATURE’S RHYTHMS IN YOUR BODY Article #1 in a 3-part series Read Article #2      A [...]

What’s Needed to Reverse Brain Injury?

By |February 3rd, 2020|Categories: acupuncture, Aging Gracefully, Anxiety/Stress, Chinese Medicine, Drugs, Exercise, Pain, Reiki & Other Energy Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are some amazing things that can happen in natural medicine, read more here. Discover some of the obstacles to acquiring our best health care. It is important to understand the rationale before you can form a better plan.

Tips for 2020: Sailing the Sea of Life

By |December 30th, 2019|Categories: Chinese Medicine, Food as Medicine, Massage, Reiki & Other Energy Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

What You Need to Know in 2020: Sailing the Seas of Life #1 in the 2020 Series: Adventures in Holistic Health & Harmony “Plant seeds of happiness, hope, success and love; it will all come back to you in abundance. This is the law of Nature.” - Steve [...]

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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

By |October 31st, 2019|Categories: Aging Gracefully, Allergies & Autoimmune, Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Cardiovascular and Diabetes, Diabetes, Drugs, Environmental Health, Exercise, Pain, Reiki & Other Energy Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Mindfulness and MBSR: A Personal Journey Contributing Author: Anne Louise Kracmer, LCSW & Qualified MBSR Teacher   CREATING PEACE AND HARMONY…INSIDE NEW AT THE CLINIC – EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT (forward by Deb Martin)   You’ve likely heard the term “Mindfulness Meditation”.  But do you know what that means?  [...]

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CANCER – IT’S NOT FOR ME!

By |October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Cardiovascular and Diabetes, Environmental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

CANCER is on target to be the number one killer of Americans in 2020. The CDC (Center for Disease Control) predicts that, by 2020, cancer will become the Leading cause of death in the United States. That information sounds quite ominous. However, this is not all bad news. [...]

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Troubled Waters: The New Toxicity with Hurricanes

By |September 5th, 2019|Categories: Allergies & Autoimmune, Cancer, Environmental Health, Food as Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NEW TOXICITY IN HURRICANES   Hurricanes have been a fact of life in Florida for as long as anyone can remember…and thousands of years before.  Yes, we know the scientists are saying “the earth is heating up”, causing not just more storms but also more severe storms.  But [...]

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Yoga and You

By |July 30th, 2019|Categories: Aging Gracefully, Anxiety/Stress, Exercise, Pain, Reiki & Other Energy Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Yoga and You   Our Featured Author this month is Kandy Love, PhD, CIYT, LMT #9704.  She is first and foremost a kind, gifted and astute healer.  She is a yoga therapist and teacher-of-teachers, also practicing massage, energy healing and other methods of holistic healing. Many of you [...]

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What is Free in Freedom?

By |July 3rd, 2019|Categories: acupuncture, Anxiety/Stress, Back Pain, Chinese Medicine, Drugs, Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What is Free in Freedom? NOW SERVING VETERANS FOR FREE! GREAT NEWS FOR VETERANS (Who do you know?) Dr. David Martin, Doctor of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture Physician at Lotus Blossom Clinic, has recently become a fully-approved Provider under the V.A. Health System. The [...]

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Are Your Gifts Hiding In Plain Sight?

By |June 4th, 2019|Categories: acupuncture, Aging Gracefully, Anxiety/Stress, Food as Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Anacapra, Italy   Photo used by permission of Al and Patti Palumbo “In your freedom, in your joy that echoes through the universe with unbridled, childlike enthusiasm, You become the Light of the world." - Journey Beyond Words, Brent Haskell, Ph.D., D.O.   A Gift from the Garden [...]

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Are you compromising your health like most Americans?

By |April 30th, 2019|Categories: Massage, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Thai Massage is an ancient medicine known as an effective healing practice. Of great note is the value of Thai Massage's assisted stretching techniques to return and maintain mobility.

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NEED A GOOD HEALTH EXCUSE TO TAKE A VACATION?

By |April 4th, 2019|Categories: Aging Gracefully, Anxiety/Stress, Cardiovascular and Diabetes, Exercise, Fertility & Family, Intestinal Health, Uncategorized|

Research and experiences from our personal Travel Expert:  Lynn Lee with Grab Your Bag Travel.       LOOK NO FURTHER for reasons to travel!  You may be shocked at the research data you’ll read here. We expect you’ll have more reasons than ever to justify making the time [...]

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CBD CURES & RUMORS: What you don’t know about CBD could save you!

By |January 29th, 2019|Categories: acupuncture, Aging Gracefully, Allergies & Autoimmune, Anxiety/Stress, Back Pain, Cancer, Cardiovascular and Diabetes, Chinese Medicine, Drugs, Pain, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CBD “CURES & RUMORS” is an ongoing health series about the comprehensive cannabis plant. BIG NEWS: On December 21, 2018 CBD finally became Legal--at the Federal Level--in the United States. With this recent legalization, CBD--a non-psychotropic compound found in the Cannabis Plant (aka "marijuana") —is set to make [...]

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Lotus Blossom Clinic Expands Twice in One Month!

By |January 3rd, 2019|Categories: acupuncture, Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Chinese Medicine, Reiki & Other Energy Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

LOTUS BLOSSOM CLINIC EXPANDS TWICE IN ONE MONTH! EXPANSION #1:  A SECOND HEALING LOCATION at Lee Health’s Regional Cancer Center in Ft. Myers “I am happy to announce that a vision and dream that started in 2008 has become a reality! My wife, Deb, and I began conversations [...]

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A New Look at Cancer Prevention, #3: Eating from the 4 Food Kingdoms

By |November 29th, 2018|Categories: Cancer, Food as Medicine|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In this third series on cancer prevention , we will focus on Eating from the Four Kingdoms. (See articles #1 Promoting Nature's Rhythms in your Body and #2 A Critical Factor: Managing Stress).  A recent article on the GreenMed Info website tells us “Plants cure cancer, not chemicals”. [...]

Cancer Prevention Series, #2

By |November 1st, 2018|Categories: acupuncture, Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Cardiovascular and Diabetes, Chinese Medicine, Drugs, Fertility & Family, Reiki & Other Energy Medicine, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A NEW LOOK AT CANCER PREVENTION  A CRITICAL FACTOR:  MANAGING STRESS Article #2 in a 3-part series Read Article #1:  Promoting & Honoring Nature's Rhythms     Managing stress is key to cancer prevention.  As the title of this article suggests, the best way to deal with cancer [...]

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Cancer Prevention Series #1

By |October 6th, 2018|Categories: acupuncture, Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Chinese Medicine, Drugs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A NEW LOOK AT CANCER PREVENTION:    PROMOTING NATURE’S RHYTHMS IN YOUR BODY Article #1 in a 3-part series Read Article #2      A Critical Factor:  Managing Stress!   A recent article by the Hippocrates Health Institute in West Palm Beach, Florida states that Cancer has surpassed [...]

Have you been affected by Red Tide?

By |September 4th, 2018|Categories: Allergies & Autoimmune, Environmental Health, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Have you been affected by Red Tide?   HAVE YOU BEEN AFFECTED BY THE ‘RED TIDE’ OR ‘TOXIC GREEN ALGAE’ ?   If you are a resident of Southwest Florida, you know that the Gulf has been suffering this summer from a toxic combination [...]

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Going Mainstream: Integrative Care for Breast (and other) Cancers

By |July 31st, 2018|Categories: acupuncture, Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Chinese Medicine, Food as Medicine, Pain, Reiki & Other Energy Medicine|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You likely already know that including holistic and natural medicine in most, if not all, medical treatment plans is a wise idea.  In this article, we take a quick dive into the world of integrative treatments for breast cancer. The implications of all the research and clinical experience [...]

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Acupuncture and the Opioid Crisis

By |June 27th, 2018|Categories: acupuncture, Back Pain, Chinese Medicine, Drugs, Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By Dr. David Martin, Acupuncture Physician, D.O.M.   The Opioid Crisis is making headlines these days.  National leaders are beginning to pay attention to this ongoing and expanding situation of overuse of opioids, a class of substances  which include heroin as well as prescription pain killers such as [...]

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10+ Foods, Herbs, and B12 to Boost Your Energy and Mood

By |May 31st, 2018|Categories: acupuncture, Allergies & Autoimmune, Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Cardiovascular and Diabetes, Chinese Medicine, Chocolate, Diabetes, Fertility & Family, Food as Medicine, Intestinal Health, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Boost energy and mood It’s 3:00 p.m.  Are you tired or having trouble focusing?  In this article are some new ideas about easy ways to use Natural Medicine to help you.  It’s using your intelligence and Food as Medicine.  Oh, and lest I forget while I have your [...]

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CBD for You and Me!

By |May 1st, 2018|Categories: Aging Gracefully, Anxiety/Stress, Cancer, Cardiovascular and Diabetes, Drugs, Pain, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

CBD oil is a Natural Medicine found in the Cannabis plant.  No one can get “high” on it.  But it is an effective medicine for multiple issues as well as for longevity.  CBD regenerates the human body and brain to be more youthful.  It changes lives, and the [...]

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Live Long and Prosper (Part 3)

By |April 4th, 2018|Categories: acupuncture, Aging Gracefully, Drugs, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Longevity & Vitality:  A Brain Requirement, Ancient Wisdom & New “Reverse Aging” Science Part 3 in the  “Live Long and Prosper” Series In our first two articles “How Gut Health & the Gut-Brain Connection Affect Your Health & Longevity” and “Chinese Medicine: Longevity Practices & Foods”, we covered [...]

CHINESE MEDICINE: LONGEVITY PRACTICES AND FOODS

By |February 27th, 2018|Categories: Aging Gracefully, Chinese Medicine, Exercise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]