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Spiritual Healing Modalities

As we discussed in chapter 2 and chapter 3, quantum scientists are slowly demonstrating that energy drives the universe (Pagels, 2012)[i]. It is a puzzling element, although it can be measured and quantified, but scientists have no real idea of what it actually is. Yet, physics find that energy is the most fundamental property of … Continue reading



ATTENTION DEFICIT AND HYPERACTIVITY DISORDERS by Lawrence Wilson, MD © December 2009, The Center For Development Today one out of every five children is diagnosed with a behavior or learning disorder. It is often a nightmarish experience for both parents and children. Also, the problem does not necessarily end when the children grow up. It … Continue reading

The Hidden Chemicals You’re Feeding Your Kids | The Dr. Oz Show

Very informative show: The Hidden Chemicals You’re Feeding Your Kids | The Dr. Oz Show.

Behavioral problems linked to cortisol levels: Study finds intervention needed as soon as behavioral problems appear

Behavioral Problems Linked to Cortisol Levels: Study Finds Intervention Needed as Soon as Behavioral Problems Appear Feb. 10, 2011 — Cortisol, the so-called stress hormone, seems to behave in contradictory ways in children. Some youngsters with behavioral problems have abnormally high levels of cortisol, while others with identical problems have abnormally low levels. What’s going … Continue reading

How Pesticides Harm Children’s Health and Brains | Healthy Child Healthy World

Reblogged article from:http://www.healthychild.org/blog/comments/how_pesticides_harm_childrens_health_and_brains/ How Pesticides Harm Children’s Health and Brains Guest Blogger Tuesday, October 30, 2012 By Kristin Schafer, Senior Policy Analyst, Pesticide Action Network North America My teenage kids love food – and lots of it. This time of year our kitchen overflows with apples. In the spring it’s fresh spinach (my daughter’s favorite, … Continue reading

Ten chemicals suspected of causing developmental neurotoxicity

This report “http://healthreport.saferchemicals.org/” is a must read, but if you do not have time, the information in this section : Learning disabilities is very important to be aware of for anyone with a child that has been diagnosted with a learning disability or a developmental issue such as adhd or autism. A couple of interesting … Continue reading

Antidepressants in water trigger autism genes in fish – 13 June 2012 – New Scientist

THE low levels of antidepressants and other psychoactive drugs found in water supplies can trigger the expression of genes in fish that in humans are associated with autism. The levels of these drugs in drinking water are very low, but in theory a small dose could have an effect, says Michael Thomas of Idaho State … Continue reading

Making Sense of a Toxic Life

As the first part of our experiment in Nicaragua is coming to an end, I am noticing many changes in us. The boys are much calmer these days. We have come very far the three of us. This experience is by far the hardest we are going through together but also the most rewarding, we … Continue reading

Liver toxicity (hepatoxicity) and essential oils.

Reblogged Article: via Liver toxicity (hepatoxicity) and essential oils.. Certain essential oils can cause liver toxicity (hepatoxicity) The liver is involved in a wide variety of actions and helps with carbohydrate and lipid metabolism, secretion of bile as well as the synthesis of proteins, yet most people perceive the liver as only a detoxification organ … Continue reading

Food Addiction, Food Allergies and Weight Gain – Associated Content from Yahoo! – associatedcontent.com

Food Addiction, Food Allergies and Weight Gain Debra Cornelius Debra Cornelius, Yahoo! Contributor Network Jan 12, 2010 “Contribute content like this. Start Here.” Food addiction is a disorder, compulsion, and excessive craving for and consumption of food. Uncontrollable cravings for large amounts of food, often even though feelings of fullness and physical discomfort are experienced … Continue reading