Medical Articles

Pain and Performance

Melzack defined the Neuromatrix of pain as "pain is a multidimensional experience produced by characteristic 'neurosignature' patterns of nerve impulses generated by a widely distributed neural network-the 'body-self neuromatrix'-in the brain." 3 Anyone still there? Wow, that does sound like something right out of the movie the matrix with big fancy words like "multidimensional" "neurosignature"…

What You Should Know About Your Surgery

Who is not a bit scared or despite very concerned prior to having surgery? Even when the surgery is cosmetic or elective in nature, the threshold for anxiety is imposing. Having some control over the procedure will allay much of your anxiety and contribute to a smooth and enduring exit. Look at the surgery as…

Important Facts About Osteopathic Hand Exercises

When osteopathy was first developed by Dr. Still in the mid-1800s, traditional allopathic medicine was still in its infancy. There were very few drugs available and the relationship of germs to disease was not yet established. In fact, the cellular structure of the body was not accepted and the nature of the immune system was…

Rhythms of Life

"There are times to cultivate and create, when you nurture your world and give birth to new ideas and ventures. There are times of flourishing and abundance, when life signs in full bloom, energized and expanding. And there are times of fruition, when Things come to an end. They have reached their climax and must…

An Example of Healing with HealerGeorge

Healing through a visualization meditation and hands-on-healing; A visual experience to understand the roll of the energy body, the aura, to help bring balance and healing to the physical body. A young couple visited my Healing Center. The young man, Neil, was suffering from Hepatitis C, leaving him with a failing liver. The doctors only…

Motor Vehicle Accidents (Mvas)

Motor vehicular accidents are a leading cause of death and non-fatal trauma in the United States. Although statistics have improved with safer cars, more diverse law enforcement, and better roads; annual deaths in the US still exceed 41,000. There are over 1,711,000 crashes a year, and in any given year, every person in this country…

Beyond All Bounds

What is it in a human that demands education beyond all bounds, beyond all other of nature’s creatures? Ridley’s Sea turtles hatch out of their eggs, buried in the warm sand where his mother had hatched out of her egg, and instantly know to make a break for the never-yet seen ocean, the ocean whose…

Misdiagnosed Michael Douglas Throat Cancer

Michael Douglas’ doctors missed seeing his throat cancer. He felt in his own body that something wasn’t right. He complained of chronic ear pain, a dry and sore throat and troubles with his vocal chords. His wife, Catherine Zeta Jones could also see and feel that her husband just was not himself. Cancer is often…

Fasd (venesection): introduction, uses

FASD (VENESECTION) Introduction Fasd is one of the oldest classical modes of treatment in unani system of medicine. Venesection is a method used for cleansing and evacuation of morbid humors from the body that is one of the important methods adopted by unani physicians since long time. Venesection may be cause diversion of the blood…