In Chile, according to different data there are from two to ten thousand traditional healers. These are so different because the official registration they don’t. Among healers there are both men and women. For example, it is logical that only women are midwives. Most experts in the field of aromatherapy are also representatives of women, but among the chiropractors and the chiropractors are male dominated. Folk healers often gather in groups – for the same reasons, why do healers in other Latin American countries, including Bolivia and Ecuador. Also in Chile there is a national Institute, which is developing a traditional medicine called the Division of traditional medicine and other alternative medical practices (Unidad de Medicina Tradicional y Otras Prácticas Médicas Alternativas). The study of traditional medicine in Chile are pharmacists, experts in the field of plant biochemistry and anthropologists. Research is supported by various grants and institutions such as the University of Chile, Catholic University of Chile, University of Santiago, the above-mentioned Division of traditional medicine and other alternative medical practices and other. Support is provided by other countries – for example, Sweden. Continue reading
Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease associated with accelerated cell division of the skin. Psoriasis suffer 2-3% of the world population.
In traditional Chinese medicine, the disease psoriasis is called silvery scales. To treat it apply only naturopathic treatment, such as therapy of acupuncture points (needles, moxibustion sagebrush cigars, cupping), massage.
Features of diagnostics
In traditional Chinese medicine instead of Western people diagnoses there are so-called syndromes, to determine the treatment strategy. Their shaped resemble names from the works of ancient Chinese poets and philosophers.
In order to understand the Chinese view of doctor patient, it is necessary to abandon the usual picture of the disease — diagnosis — treatment. The same pathology may from the point of view of Chinese medicine can be caused by different syndromes and therefore require different treatment strategies. Continue reading
Some participants in the workshops possess a large Arsenal of therapeutic techniques, and then the question arises: can I combine Reiki with other means of healing? Our patients often ask if they can do Reiki while taking medicines while being treated at a regular doctor or during Spa treatments.
On this occasion we want to assure you that according to all available facts and results of studies of Reiki enriches and supports almost any medical form of treatment. Reiki always supports a biologically appropriate method of treatment for the body, spirit or soul. Reiki does not reduce the efficacy of medications, any other treatments of the body or the spirit or other medical procedures, but provides the body additional help completing your cleansing and harmonizing function.
However, there is one exception: during surgery under General anesthesia cannot be conducted with the patient Reiki session, because it may happen that the Reiki energy will prevent the expected effect of anesthesia. Continue reading