I am currently reading The Way of the Shaman by Michael Harner, a pioneer in incorporating Shamanism and Aboriginal medicine to Western thought. Naturopathic Doctors are not trained in Shamanism, however, I have always been curious about this long-used form of medicine and without searching too much for explanations, to gently grasp some of the… Lire la suite thread of medicine
It is my fascination with nature that has led me to practice medicine. And my quest to practice what kind of medicine is from one truth: to restore health to a person. I am re-reading the Organon of Medicine. A series of thoughts on the art and practice of homeopathic medicine, which is using diluted… Lire la suite action of homeopathy part 2
The natural health product industry is a booming field. I would know, I represent a good part of it! However, as a ND, I look at the body for answers, not at medicine or therapies. Medicine is simply a tool to help people feel well. This statement is very general, I know, but it has… Lire la suite could communication be prevention?
I have been dancing just as long as I have been talking. Dance to me is the communication of the spirit. It is the natural rhythm to life and relationships, and to a deeper connection to the self. The dance I choose to explore is one that acknowledges equality, and the give and take, or… Lire la suite teacher within
A colleague of mine recently gave a talk on health at a TEDx event. He is a naturopathic doctor, and great motivational speaker. I hope you enjoy the clip! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2t3xjsJOuk
I must say, I was a little glad to read this article in the Montreal Gazette today, written by a retired physician. http://www.montrealgazette.com/health/chronic+pain+doctors+have+answers/5584400/story.html Identifying the cause of pain is the first step to relieve suffering. It could be neurological, inflammatory, scarring, displacement of organs, referred pain, circulatory, and the list goes on. And in many… Lire la suite what is pain sayin’?
The principles and practice of homeopathy can be applied to so many facets of medicine and healing. What happens to the body when it encounters a pathogen? An inborn error of genes? A bee sting? It is the same for all events that may cause a stress on our body, or dis-ease. The simplicity of… Lire la suite the action of homeopathy
Blind Dog Films is currently creating the first ever documentary on the miracles of homeopathy. The director and the crew are traveling the world and collecting some pretty amazing stories on the use homeopathy for certain conditions. The filmmaker Laurel Chiton, is a very committed and is looking forward to presenting her work. She is… Lire la suite documentary film on homeopathy in the making
To apply homeopathy to ones life means to observe the entirety of ourselves. Homeopathy investigates the physical symptoms, the mental, and the emotional. The aim of homeopathy is to find the key to allow ourselves to feel more at ease, instead of dis-ease, with whatever, whomever, and where-ever we find ourselves. Therefore, we shouldn’t always… Lire la suite tune-in to radio nature
The flow of water has no boundary. It follows the path of least resistance and covers all ground. The magic and beauty of this element is fundamental to life on earth. The properties of water – its ability to move from solid, liquid, and gas – and that water is electrically neutral, may be why… Lire la suite water dream