Malta Medicine

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The grand experiment of separating religion from medicine about 200 years ago has failed!  Harold Koenig, M.D. made that statement as a keynote speaker at the 2014 European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health (ECRSH) in Malta held 22-24 May.  He is considered one of the world’s experts as editor of the renowned bible of […]

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Harvard Medical School and Tai Chi

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 I am delighted to recommend, “The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi:  12 Weeks to a Healthy Body, Strong Heart and Sharp Mind,” by Peter M. Wayne, Ph.D. (Boston: Shambhala Publishing, 2013).  In his forward to Dr. Wayne’s book, Harvard’s Associate Professor of Medicine, Dr. Ted Kaptchuk, says: “Western patients are now asking for more prevention […]

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The Physical Case for Happiness, by Joel F. Wade, PH.D.

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Joel F. Wade, PH.D., is a clinical psychologist who communicates well.  In this essay on The Physical Case for Happiness, Dr. Wade identifies five healing practices – optimism, conscientiousness, positive emotions, gratitude, and forgiveness.  I wonder how many of us realize these practices can impact our health?  Read and learn:   Dr. Wade writes:  “We are all familiar with the basic guidelines for good […]

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