Three Letters to Become Familiar With: CBD

by Katherine Leo Most people familiar with cannabis know all about THC, the component of marijuana that gets you “stoned.” But thanks in part to Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s recent support of medical marijuana, there is high demand instead for an extract of a strain of medical marijuana that contains almost no THC and much more of a compound called CBD. ... Read More »

Healing from Lead Poisoning: Good News for Flint & Others

by Charles Gant, M.D., Ph.D. The Flint, Michigan lead-poisoning crisis brings a serious health problem to the foreground which had been brewing for decades in many American cities. Lead poisoning and toxic metal poisoning in general is a causal factor in a wide range of psychiatric and medical problems. It is well-known to lower IQ scores, impair neuropsychological function, adversely ... Read More »

Heal Emotional Eating With Energy

by Lizette Ayala Emotional eating, or binge-eating and eating disorders, isn’t about lacking self-control, having ADHD or being mindless about food and dietary needs. It’s about being lost in successive tidal waves of anxiety—a physical sensation with many ingredients. For the emotional eater, there is a constant feeling of being on edge—high up on a tightrope with flip-flops—while attempting to ... Read More »

Calling in the Sunlight Retreat

Be prepared for a powerful retreat experience!  Calling in the Sunlight has called in some extraordinary DC Practitioners like Dante Baker, holistic healing practitioner, massage therapist, yoga teacher, don Zane Curfman, Shamanic priest, healer, teacher and lecturer, Nanette Davidson, angelic Reiki master and teacher, Bonita Woods, clairvoyant empath, Diane Black, Crystal Reiki therapist and teacher, Monica Wirtanen, Kundalini yoga teacher ... Read More »

Prolotherapy – a Sweet Solution to Chronic Pain

By Gary Kaplan, D.O. Prolotherapy, also sometimes referred to as “regenerative injection therapy”, is a treatment for tendon, ligament or joint pain. It’s a safe and effective non-surgical option, whether your pain is from a previous injury or from the wear and tear of aging. Injuries such as sprains, benefit from prolotherapy. It is also beneficial for pain from the ... Read More »

New Program to Potentially Reverse Type 2 Diabetes

For the sufferers of type 2 diabetes, the potential for a pain-free life of optimal health is limited. Never-ending, ever-complicated “maintaining” of the disease, along with the life-altering problems and dangers that can accompany its progression. Now, the program, 90 Days to Alive, offered by E4, offers new hope. E4 is the avowed life mission of John Vargas Eddy. E4 ... Read More »

The Rise of Functional Medicine

New Paradigm Gets to the Root Cause of Disease by Lisa Marshall By the end of 2014, Trina Mills, of Parker, Arizona, had given up on conventional medicine. She’d been diagnosed with a thyroid disorder 17 years earlier and taken medication ever since without feeling her symptoms of fatigue, muscle aches and stomach problems ever fully subside. She’d visited endocrinologists, ... Read More »

Integrative Energy Healing for Your Health

by Sherry Dmytrewycz There are a variety of energy healing approaches that practitioners can study—and practice—to effectively offer Integrative Energy Healing. A relatively new approach incorporates several modalities in one session, or in a series of sessions for the client’s highest good. An Integrative Energy Healing Approach incorporates many complementary and alternative medical approaches (CAM) into a session.   CAM consists ... Read More »

Experience Sacred Energies at a Local Retreat

Rather than going to Peru to experience sacred energies, there is now a closer opportunity, offered in the serene sacred ground in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, at The Land Celebration in Gore, Virginia, not far from Winchester. Calling in the SunLight, a Spiritual and Healing Retreat will be held the weekend of April 23 and 24. All ... Read More »

Precision Medicine has Solutions to End Nicotine Addiction

Dr. Chas Gant, M.D., Ph.D, is offering a new series of monthly events for 2016 with the first event, Precision Medicine Solutions: Ending Nicotine Addiction offered as a free class or webinar from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on January 24 at Life Line Counseling Center in Fairfax. Free testing will be available to all who attend in person. Precision Medicine is ... Read More »