by David Servan-Schreiber
Cross-posted from www.Care2.com
Has your physician ever asked you to write about the worst day of your life? Probably not. Yet the Journal of the American Medical Association recently published a clinical study showing that writing can have a big impact on physical symptoms...
Editor's Note from Susan de Wardt:"Prescribing story writing for medical purposes is a time-honored way of treating post-traumatic stress disorder and depressive conditions." Here is some up-to-date research info on the health benefits of writing.
It was the largest climate march—and conversation—in history.
And this time, food was at the table...
Editor's Note from Susan Lutz:Cook Organic Not the Planet: was the banner leading the march of 50,000 people representing food, farming, agriculture, and food justice groups. The message stated that industrial agriculture is one of the biggest makers of greenhouse gas emissions. The other end of the spectrum -organic farming is a solution to global warming, better health, soil and a planet that will be able to feed the world. Be sure to check out the cool photos and videos. What a great day it was.
by Sandra Miniere, MEd
ATH Asst. Editor of Sacred Living
Perhaps the time has come when we can no longer go to doctors expecting them to have all of the answers to heal our physical problems, especially the diseases that occur as a result of aging and lifestyle choices...
Editor's Note from Sandra Miniere:As I reflected upon my atrial fibrillation health challenge that began a year ago, the ideal doctor checklist emerged. Cancer and irregular heartbeats forced me to use the best of conventional and integrative medicine. I share the brief version of my AFib experience with the hope that my story and the checklist will inspire you to become your own health advocate. Your quality of life and life itself may depend on it!
If we can learn to communicate with our bodyminds, we can tap into our body’s own language to better understand and facilitate healing. Pert has come to believe that emotions are the key to coordinating all the parts of us into a harmonious and healthy whole.
Science tells us that Earth created very particular and important sensitivities, perceptions, and skills in women. The wisdom of a woman living a healthy, safe, and fulfilling life is a cosmological event. When women are allowed to be fully human, population falls, families stabilize, and local economies thrive. When she is not allowed to be fully human it is not only a humanitarian crisis but a cosmological crisis. A unique aspect of the world is squelched...
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