Author: Mattha Busby

Therapy

Hospitals Provide Reiki Because it Works…but How?

Western science is based on mechanics, determinants and causation. To advocate for a certain treatment, like Reiki – in academia or Twitter – the facts better be straight. So why are hospitals on both sides of the Atlantic prescribing patients

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Healing Plants

The “Indian Ginseng” Ashwagandha

The Indian system of holistic healthcare known as Ayurveda, which roughly translates to “knowledge of life”, is believed to be 5,000 years old. The use of ashwagandha, a traditional Indian herb whose roots are used to treat a wide variety

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Medical

Is there a Magic Mushroom ‘Entourage Effect’?

When Mayan and Aztec people spoke of Teonanácatl – “flesh of the gods” – they referred to a variety of magic mushrooms which supposedly helped them identify the causes of diseases and give hints about how they could be treated,

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