Bastyr University AIDS Research Center is conducting a study of people using alternative medicine for the treatment of AIDS or HIV. Participants can be using any alternative treatment along with conventional treatment. The study will help to show the effectiveness
Education in Action You may have noticed that the editorial theme which ran through my last few newsletters has been one of constitutional, or “in-depth” homeopathy. But there are other approaches you might be interested in. Anyone who’s been a
Patience is Key Do you find yourself coasting along fine, feeling great, and all of a sudden you come down with what seems like a bizarre set of symptoms you have never had? You come to the doctor and expect
Thirty six carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) patients were treated with accupuncture at Pc 6 and Pc 7 (points on the wrist) as the major accupuncture points for at least 4 treatments. Half the patients had previously had surgery on one
If your insurance company requires you to see only specified doctors and I’m not already on your plan, please contact my office with the name and phone number of your plan. I’ll be happy to apply. More and more insurance
Never share your make-up, toothbrush, combs or hair brush. Be careful when testing cosmetics in stores never to use products which others have touched. Shared make-up spreads bacteria, viruses, fungi and possibly herpes. Never sneeze or cough into your hands.
This is but one of the many success stories Dr. Martin frequently hears from his patients: “In July, I went to the doctor and he gave me an ultrasound test. He said he saw something which might be a small
Up until recently, acupuncture needles were considered experimental by the federal government and they were technically only allowable for investigation or research purposes. Although individual states’ lawsgovern the actual practice of acupuncture, federal laws have controlled the sale of the
he sea cucumber (strichopus chloronotus) has been used by Chinese cooks as a delicacy, longevity tonic and disease preventative since ancient times. Modern scientific analysis shows the sea cucumber is high in protein, low in fat, and high in chondroitin
In this study of patients with anxiety disorders, University of Massachusetts researchers concluded that individuals taught meditation, in a once per week, eight-week class, made lasting changes in their lives by developing their own inner resources for growth and healing.