The Placebo Effect – isn’t it evidence that the mind can heal itself?

What is the Placebo Effect?  It is the capacity for the mind/body to heal itself without any medical intervention.  In fact, I asked some 30 years ago if I could use the Placebo Effect as the base of my first PhD thesis.  I wasn't allowed to.  I couldn't understand why.  If the placebo effect is [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:59:39+00:00May 6th, 2014|Laughter, Medical, Mental Health, Nutritional Health, Research, Stress|Comments Off on The Placebo Effect – isn’t it evidence that the mind can heal itself?

Tips for stress….

We all know that psychological stress can cause physiological issues...(don't forget...physiological stress can cause issues as well....).  Whether physiological or psychological stress impacts on your adrenals and your entire system in a wide variety of ways:  from fatique to depression to allergies to diabetes to hypertension to arthritis to cancer and much more. When stressed [...]

By |2017-04-28T23:00:03+00:00July 28th, 2013|Anti-inflammatory, Cancer, Depression, Diabetes, Emotional, Energy, Laughter, Mental Health, pH, Stress|Comments Off on Tips for stress….

Happiness – what is it?

What is happiness? The word was first introduced in 15th century and meant prosperity.  Today, the concept of happiness has been studied as simply an emotion; a general state of being; how we engage in our lives; how we perceive our lives... After reading the following...how would you assess your level of happiness? and why? [...]

By |2017-04-28T23:00:09+00:00June 6th, 2013|Laughter, Mental clairity, Mental Health, Moral Reasoning, Research|Comments Off on Happiness – what is it?