Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

Spirit of a Parent Circle

Monday, April 16th, 2012

Ideally, parents should gather in the spirit of curiosity and openness, showing respect for different views and values. In most situations, there is no single correct answer or way to act. By meeting together, parents can get to know one another, expand their knowledge, strengthen their skills and increase their understanding. (more…)

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Specially Grown Cells Replace Defective Nerve Tissue

Friday, April 13th, 2012

NEW YORK, Jul 29 (Reuters Health) — Cells derived from embryos have been coaxed to develop into specialized nerve cells that function normally when transplanted into the brain or spinal cord of laboratory animals, offering the possibility of applying similar techniques to human neurological diseases.

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New Information About Hypothyroid Treatment

Friday, April 6th, 2012

T4 Supplements Compared to Combination Supplements
Most individuals with hypothyroidism do quite well on a T4 supplement. However, there is some controversy about whether this is the very best way to treat hypothyroidism. Since the normal thyroid gland also makes and releases a small amount of the more potent hormone T3, doctors wonder if they should also give patients some of this hormone. (more…)

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Narrowed Arteries Who Is Most at Risk

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Most of us probably have some arteries that have narrowed significantly by the time we’re in our fifties or sixties.
Even before serious symptoms appear, atherosclerosis can cause tiredness or a general unwell feeling. (more…)

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Managing a Urinary Tract Infection

Monday, March 19th, 2012

If you are among the millions of people who suffer from urinary tract infections, you also have an opportunity to help yourself. (more…)

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What You Need To Know About Pre- Natal Vitamins

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Pre- natal vitamins as the name suggests precedes childbirth. The point of taking pre- natal vitamins is to assure the good health of the body of the mother. It also is to make the fetus and the ensuing infant healthy. (more…)

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Eight Great Ideas

Monday, February 13th, 2012

Here’re several fantastic ideas which you may apply and adapt to fit the needs of your community.
Coordinate with a grocery store and a local dietitian to give a grocery store tour demonstrating how to read food labels and choose heart-healthy foods.

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Treating the Mind Through the Body Body Psychotherapy. Part 5

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

I asked Klein if any of her clients had ever become violent. She replied:

People have expressed a great deal of violence. They have expressed it verbally and they have expressed it physically. And I’m trained to work with that. And if I need help — which I often do … I ask for assistance from partners. (more…)

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Treating the Mind Through the Body Body Psychotherapy. Part 4

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

During the introduction period, Klein said her doctorate was in counseling psychology. She stated that she had met the Grofs in the 1970s and that, after training with them, she had begun conducting holotropic sessions in 1987. (more…)

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Treating the Mind Through the Body Body Psychotherapy. Part 3

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

Holotropic Breathwork
Psychiatrist Stanislav Grof, M.D., and his spouse, Christina Grof, developed holotropic breathwork in the 1970s. It involves breathing exercises, sound technology (including music), bodywork and the drawing of mandalas — aids to meditation symbolizing the unity of the soul with the universe. (more…)

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