Healing & Natural Remedies
The nonprofit organization, Doctors for Cannabis Regulation (DFCR), is the first national medical organization to advocate total legalization, backing up their goal with sound arguments about the failures of prohibition and the myriad potential benefits of cannabis. According to the Washington Post, DFCR will announce its formation on Monday.
Parents of children with epilepsy know that cannabidiol does an astounding job of reducing their kids’ seizures and symptoms, but most of them literally have to break the law in order to obtain this life-changing treatment.
This week Pennsylvania and Ohio announced plans to legalize medical marijuana, which will make them the 24th and 25th states to officially recognize its medicinal value. Because marijuana is successfully helping so many people cope with a host of ailments with few side effects, some other plant medicines are becoming popular for treating things like depression, drug addiction, PTSD and much more. Where pharmaceuticals are failing, exotic plant-based psychedelics seem to be succeeding, sometimes in as little as a single dose. Over-stressed Westerners are flocking to retreats all over the world to rediscover these alternative treatments. The treatment ceremonies are typically conducted in comfortable, controlled settings by shaman trained in dosing levels.
Broadening their definition of medicine, the Swiss government is announcing a positive shift toward alternative healing and complementary therapies. For far too long, health insurance has guaranteed a monopoly for a system dominated by synthetic drugs. The Swiss government is breaking out of that confining mold and allowing patients’ health insurance plans to cover five new complementary therapies.
“As is the smallest, so is the greatest”. We’ve reached the horizon where reality may reveal its true source. The human brain is where the quantum meets the road, with far-reaching implications. The “universe may be growing in the same way as a giant brain — with the electrical firing between brain cells ‘mirrored’ by the shape of expanding galaxies.”
In our hands is the ability to heal. Human touch is incorporated into most of the healing arts, and just the intentional healing touch of a hand can in fact alter the course of illness or dis-ease. The author discovered this personally during a shamanic ritual.
Can deeply listening to our intuition help give us answers during a healing crisis? As a species, we’ve become pretty out of touch with our intuition, especially when it comes to our health. Rather than “listening to our body” and letting our intuition guide us, we often run to the doctor with the hope that a magic pill will cure us – immediately. Following our inner guidance is a valuable tool that we can all access.
Is ingesting essential oils safe? These are three reasons why you should exercise safety precautions the same as with pharmaceuticals.
Have you ever used frankincense for either medicinal or spiritual purposes and if you have, what were your experiences?
New proposed treatment for cancer involves immunotherapy being hailed by some doctors as the third pillar of pharmaceutical medicine. Costs for the pharmaceuticals is higher than the price of gold, while natural immunotherapy can do the same thing at a fraction of the price. However, a strong immune response can kill cancer.
We all feel the deep connection that we have with our beloved pet and we sense that it is something spiritual. “When we focus on the loving gratitude we have for our pet, our heart opens and establishes coherence for our energetic and material body,” Dr. Dennis Thomas.
Replenish your energy and regain balance by cleansing your mind of mental toxins, in the same way you cleanse your body of physical toxins and waste.