Healing Ways

Treating Diverticulitis with Traditional Chinese Medicine

flame-98678Diverticulitis is an acute inflammation of the small pouches (called diverticula) lining the large intestine. It is one of three types of what is known as diverticular disease; the other two being diverticulosis (formation of the pouches) or diverticular bleeding. The small pouches are found throughout the entire digestive system, and when they become blocked with waste material, bacteria builds up, resulting in inflammation or infection. Symptoms of possible diverticulitis include abdominal pain and/or cramps of varying degrees, alternating constipation and diarrhea, tenderness in the lower abdomen and possibly the left side of the abdomen, chills, and/or fever. These symptoms can also reflect other types of gastrointestinal disorders. Continue Reading

In the O-Zone

ozone-therapy-6f928bb9Oxygen Therapy Heals a Host of Ills

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WEIGHT-LOSS SABOTEURS

weight-loss-saboteurs-7bc83bb9Tackling Obesity’s Hidden Causes

 

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Affordable Complementary Care

affordable-complementary-health-care-7965355eAlternatives to Insurance Cost Less

 

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Heal Adrenal Fatigue NATURALLY

adrenal-fatigue-dcd21293Practical Ways to Regain Vitality

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Stay Sharp

avoiding-mental-decline-56b061b0Powerful Ways to Avoid Mental Decline
by Lisa Marshall

slow descent into dementia seemed inevitable for a 66-year-old man that had been misplacing his keys, missing appointments and struggling at work. He failed doctor-administered cognitive quizzes and tested positive for a gene variant linked to an exponentially higher risk of Alzheimer’s disease. A brain scan revealed scattered clusters of sticky, amyloid plaque—a hallmark of the disease. His hippocampus, or memory center, had shrunk to rank in the lowest 17 percent of men his age.

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Chiropractic to the Rescue

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It Helps IBD, ADHD, PMS and Other Conditions

Chiropractic care corrects spinal alignment abnormalities as a means of treating a wide range of health problems. Addressing skeletal and muscular disorders and relieving pain are just the beginning. Research studies reported in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics and the journal of healing science Explore have found chiropractic beneficial in treating connective tissue abnormalities, infant lactose intolerance and even autism. Continue Reading

The Modern Shaman

shamanism-healing-5b9e12b3Ancient Practices Heal Body and Soul

Enhancing Creativity with Aromatherapy

ARTICLE - IMPROVE CREATIVITY WITH AROMATHERAPY - scent-1431053-adjby Mary Ellen Dorey

Everything we breathe goes into the nose, passes through the sinuses up to the olfactory bulb and sends nerve impulses to the limbic brain, which houses the seven glands that control emotional responses. By inhaling specific essential oils, we can stimulate these glands to release hormones that will stimulate our creativity.  Continue Reading

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