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Massage as Medicine

Massage as Medicine

The word medicine, derived from the Latin, “ars medicina” means, “the art of healing.” Healing literally means, “to make whole or restore to health” – – health being the measurable level of functional or metabolic efficiency in a person.  Health is the general condition of a person’s mind, body and spirit, usually meaning to be […]

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HERB OF THE MONTH-Saffron (Crocus Sativus)

Saffron  (Crocus Sativus)   Common names: Saffron crocus, Spanish saffron.   Description:  Showy ornamental plant grows to 18 inches.  Found in the Middle East and East.   Part used: Stigmas.   Common use: Saffron cuts cholesterol and clears clogged arteries, promoting circulatory health and well-being.  It also lowers blood pressure and promotes menstruation, making it […]

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The American Medicinal Marijuana Association (AMMA): Keeping the Dispensing of Medicinal Marijuana Safe and Secure for Patients

The use of marijuana for medicinal purposes has been ongoing for thousands and thousands of years.  Ancient Egyptians, Indians, Greeks, Romans, and Chinese used it for religious purposes and to alleviate various ailments or illnesses.  One could also make an argument that people who use it recreationally are also unconsciously using it in a medicinal […]

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Free Yourself from Anxiety with EFT Tapping!

Anxiety. How many of us have experienced anxiety or nervousness in our lives? If you are human, you’ve felt it at least a few times. However, for a lot of people anxiety can be a chronic problem.  When we look at negative emotions like anxiety, we have to examine our past experiences. Maybe we had […]

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Mind Body BowenTherapy

Discover what is ailing you and begin healing “The body remembers what the mind forgets.” J. L. Moreno The human body has its own language of sensations. Listening to and observing bodily sensations is a key to understanding our own story and is essential to healing and well being. Our emotional, physical, environmental and spiritual […]

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Achieve Foot and Leg Pain Relief with Massage

Achieve Foot and Leg Pain Relief with Massage

Plantar fasciitis, aching feet, periostitis shin splints are all very common complaints. Athletes, people recovering improperly from injury, being overweight, over use and under use all contribute to these conditions. The truth is most people will experience tired legs at some stage in their life. Tired legs can turn into plantar fasciitis if left untreated. […]

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Staying Smart

Staying Smart

Currently, Alzheimer’s affects one person every 72 seconds. Cognitive decline in this country is as high as 50% at age 80. Brain decay often starts between the ages of 40 and 50. Yet University of Virginia research shows that the very initial stages can actually be detected as early as age 37. People think that […]

About the writer: Dr. Carol Ann Fischer, D.C., N.D.

Dr. Carol Ann Fischer, D.C., N.D.    Dr. Carol Ann Fischer, D.C., N.D. is a unique Chiropractic Holistic Wellness Consultant. She has been in practice for over 24 years, with specialized training in nutrition & diet modification, weight loss, gentle chiropractic, stress reduction, natural hormone therapy, detoxification,  homeopathy, and acupuncture. For info on her free public workshops on diet, stress, weight loss, hormones and wellness visit www.TLCHolisticWellness.com or contact her by phone at 734-664-0339..