Into Natural Health (06)
Herbs, Botanicals and Other Products: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
You don't have to have cancer to benefit from this herb database. Simply click on the letter the herb name begins with and you can learn about the herb, its uses and benefits and more. The site has plenty of information about herbs advancing in the news, such as certain herbs and teas and their effects on cancers. Anyone interested in herbal therapy and alternative healing will benefit from this herbal database, where you can learn more about the herb that is right for you.
The Chiropractic Thompson Technique Explained
This web page offers detailed information on the Thompson Techniquea specific method used by chiropractors to reduce back pain by manipulating leg joints to correct misalignments in the spine and pelvic area. Visitors to the site will learn how the patented technique is performed, and includes alternatives such as the Gonstead Technique. If it all sounds good, the site includes a link to a chiropractor locator, a question and answer section, a photo gallery and video links. You can even sign up for a monthly e-newsletter written from both a chiropractor and patient perspective.
James Nichols: Certified Rolf Therapist
This is the homepage of James Nichols, who practices Rolfing in Colorado. Rolfing is structural integration that promotes well-being by enhancing the body's pattern of organization. Rolfing overall balances the body in gravity and enables participants to function at successively higher levels of efficiency and ease. Rolfing frees fascial adhesions (unhealthy binding of tissues), letting muscles and bones to return to balanced relationships. When the fascial system is organized through the Rolfing process, the body's major segments are freed to align themselves properly. The practice is said to reduce chronic pain and result in a feeling of overall rejuvenation.
Yoga Journal is a one-stop shop for all things yoga. It provides a rich wealth of information about the yoga lifestyle and how to live a happier and healthier life outside of yoga sessions. The website provides articles that are divided into different categories such as poses, practice, yoga 101, meditation, and life. One section of the website features free online yoga videos, which show tips and tutorials that are very helpful for both beginners and advanced yogis. Another section provides helpful information for yoga teachers and professional yogis and yoginis. Another page features different yoga events that interested parties can participate in.
Real-Life Tahitian Noni Juice Discussion
Many people learn about noni and are prompted to buy noni online from talking to others, and word of mouth is popular on the Internet, too. One user writes, "Noni juice does have many health benefits and there have backed up their claims with a ton of scientific research. If you're going to take noni, I recommend purchasing it from a (noni juice) distributor. There are many other impersonators on the market and many of them contain a huge amount of sugar - check the labels."
Neural Correlates of Acupressure
Acupressure is a science that deals with the human body and the flow of natural energy within the body. This Web site notes that it is a science, and there is nothing supernatural or magical about it. This medical science is practiced with the use of only one human tool: the thumb. Pressure is applied on different 'pressure points' on the body, stimulating the corresponding glands of the body. If you want to learn more about the meridians in the body, you can find out how acupressure works and what conditions it works with. Acupressure does not use needles, as acupuncture does. A section about acupressure in the news and the power of pulse reading is also included.