- July 1st, 2013
As a Harvard-trained cardiologist, I see the value in modern Western medicine for heart-related diseases. However, 20-plus years of experience has taught me that heart health is much more than just caring for the physical organ that pumps blood throughout the body.Holistic therapies for heart healthBy Cynthia Thaik, MD
- July 1st, 2012
Reiki is an energy-healing practice and a complementary, supportive holistic therapy. The word “Reiki” is Japanese for “guided life-force energy.” First, consider that life-force energy is the non-physical aspect of yourself: your thoughts, feelings, perceptions, and consciousness."Reiki" is Japanese for "guided life-force energy." All living beings, including plants and animals, have life-force energy; it's the essence of being alive.By Alice Langholt, Reiki Master Teacher
- January 1st, 2009
A year after her mother’s death, Donna Franklin’s tailbone started hurting—just like it did in the days following her mother’s funeral. “The emotional grief I was holding on to for that year lay heavy in my heart and finally began to surface as physical pain in my sacrum,” says the 50-year-old from Buda, Texas.
By Nicole Duncan