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
The principles of traditional Chinese medicine largely coincide with my personal worldview of health, its value, perception of human — not as a mechanistic set of organs and tissues of a single organism, which is necessary to affect in General, in order to achieve health.
Traditional Chinese medicine is an ancient system of philosophical Outlook on human life, its relationship with nature and the environment. People in TCM is perceived in the totality of relations of the mind, body and emotions. The ancient Asians would prefer to anticipate the disease, and at the slightest signs of beginning to recognize her, than, in an advanced stage long and tedious to treat.
Not to say that Eastern people — poets in the most common sense of the word, but how great it is said:
“Decoctions (teas ) — is the smile of medicinal plants, pills (a traditional Chinese medicine in the form of large balls for the reception inside) is a view of plants and Tibetan herbal is the soul of plants.” 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