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Tips for 2020: Sailing the Sea of Life

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

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 Maraboli

In this New Year of 2020, the Year of Clear Vision, whether we have thought about it or not, we are embarking on a Journey, sailing together out on the Sea of Life. It is also a New Decade, and so we have double the […]

Are Your Gifts Hiding In Plain Sight?

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

 

“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 of Life

It’s magical when dreams provide us with answers and solutions, and it happened to me last night. My dream gave me grist for the mill and structure for this […]

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Unplug from it all!

By |August 2nd, 2017|Aging Gracefully, Anxiety/Stress|

Larry Witzleben, LMT

Polarity Therapist ∙ Energy Practitioner

at Lotus Blossom Clinic

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here’s what I’ve come to know in 28 years of practice: It’s our nervous systems! Long before stress becomes physical tension that we notice and feel, our nervous systems have already sounded the alarm. “Uh-oh. Danger! Muscles, prepare to tighten up in protection!”

 

It’s our nervous system, it’s our nervous system, it’s our nervous system!

 

And the way we live–the blessing and curse of technology–is our early undoing. We are “on” and in reaction to someone […]

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MEDICINE IS CHANGING part 1

By |August 3rd, 2016|Aging Gracefully, Food as Medicine, Uncategorized|

qigong revolutionMEDICINE 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 a few common characteristics.   In this context, we’ll explore the broad transition which is occurring with our Medicine as more and more people and attention moves toward a New Age of Medicine.  One which […]

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THE END OF ANTIBIOTICS IS NEAR

By |December 3rd, 2015|Cancer, Food as Medicine|

Scanning electron micrograph of Escherichia coli Scanning electron micrograph of Escherichia coli

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 of Cardiff, who co-authored a study done in China from 2011 – 2014, drove home the severity of the situation in a statement to the […]

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THIS FOOD IS KILLING US, SOFTLY, SLOWLY

By |August 4th, 2015|Allergies & Autoimmune, Food as Medicine|

 

 

 

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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 days that we cannot process.   In Wayne’s own experience, very debilitating conditions can reverse with food changes.    For example, his wife had Grand Mal epileptic seizures until his friend, Dr. David Perlmutter, suggested she stop eating wheat.  […]

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AUTOIMMUNITY: THE PERFECT STORM, Part 3

By |June 4th, 2015|Allergies & Autoimmune, Food as Medicine|

Food is Medicine

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 a boosting effect and helps the immune system behave more correctly.   For example, acupuncture frequently demonstrates immediate results in pain reduction in the joints….pain and inflammation which may be caused by an “auto-immune condition” […]

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