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8 Proven Ways to Prevent and Ease Shingles

8 Proven Ways to Prevent and Ease Shingles

One in three people will develop shingles (herpes zoster) during their lifetime.  Effective therapy is limited. Here are 8 proven ways to prevent shingles and to ease the symptoms without drugs or vaccines.

One in three people will develop shingles (herpes zoster) during their lifetime.  It occurs when latent varicella-zoster (chickenpox) virus reactivates along sensory nerves to the skin. It causes a painful, blistering skin eruption that lasts for two to four weeks.  But long-term effects including chronic pain can last for several months or years and seriously impair quality of life.

All About Acupuncture

all about acupuncture

Many of my patients come into my office not knowing what to expect. They think acupuncture, I've heard it works for this and that, but does it really? In this article, I am going to go over basic philosophy, illustrate a session, and explain how acupuncture works and the conditions it treats from a Functional Perspective.

EFT: Western Psychology Taps Eastern Healing

EFT: Western Psychology Taps Eastern Healing

EFT: Western Psychology Taps Eastern Healing

The power of EFT as a healing tool comes from its rich blend of modern psychological principles and ancient Chinese wisdom. EFT takes modern psychological principles and lights them on fire with the mind-body connection. When your body's energy meridians are harnessed for emotional healing, you have a powerful tool that's hard to beat!

Medical Materialism: Exploring the Allopathic Paradigm Through Shamanic Practices

Medical Materialism: Exploring the Allopathic Paradigm Through Shamanic Practices
 

Medical Materialism

Western Medical practice is a system creating weary professionals and disgruntled patients.  Physicians are combating the rising costs of managing an office, while the specters of malpractice insurance and decreased reimbursements are leaving physicians and patients disillusioned.

Kalweit (1987) previously described the current state of our medical system;