Taking Care of Your Teeth and Gums

Health begins in the mouth. Every tooth is connected to a meridian which is anchored to an organ/organs. For example, the two front teeth are related to the bladder and kidneys, the canines to the gall bladder and liver. If…

Why Aren’t You Sleeping?

The slightest amount of light (such as moonlight) or a night light can disturb melatonin production. A sleep mask can make a big difference but one word of caution: wrap a tissue or cotton handkerchief around the mask as the…

If you’re thinking of using an insecticide in your garden, think twice

Here’s an article that lists a number of chemicals that are used to kill insects, but note that you may also be killing earthworms, which is an indicator of healthy soil. Even if a company tells you a product is…

April is the cruelest month

TS Eliot said that April is the cruelest month. For some people, blossom time can be a challenge. Not just because of the high pollen counts but because spring is an abrupt change from winter and the body has a…

What does being a doctor really mean?

The word doctor means “educator.” Does your doctor try to get you to understand, or just prescribe a therapy or a drug? Do you know where your liver is? Do you know where your kidneys are? If you don’t know…

Are You Exhausted at Daffodil TIme?

It used to be called spring fever. The Italians and French have called it mal de fegato/mal de fois … all it means is that a little care to your liver and gall bladder would be most appreciated. Eek out…

How to Know When Your Liver Needs a Cleanse

Most people don’t know where their liver is. The first step is know that it’s right under your right rib cage. Spring is the signal that livers and gall bladders need attention. Spring brings with it headaches, indigestion, trouble digesting…

The Missing Ingredient in Getting Well

Are you TEACHABLE? If you are not open to learning, chances are no practitioner can help you. But if you are TEACHABLE, then the sky is your limit. If you expect to be your own doctor, then no doctor can…