Cancer is a multi factorial disease, involving the whole body, not only the affected part. No aspect (mind, body, spirit, or emotions) of a person is overlooked when an holistic treatment is sought. The top three reasons hospitals offer massage are: stress relief (71%), pain management (67%), and relief for cancer patients (52%) (7). Kelly Brogan, M.D. is a Manhattan-based holistic women’s health psychiatrist, author of the New York Times bestselling book, A Mind of Your Own, and co-editor of the landmark textbook, Integrative Therapies for Depression.
Holistic therapies go beyond the traditional remedies that only treat mainly the body. But if that is really true – if holistic care is better (I’m among those who believes it is) – then a workable definition is important. This condition of holistic health is defined as the unlimited and unimpeded free flow of life force energy through body, mind, and spirit.
Conventional approach: The conventional system of medicine uses allopathic medicines for the treatment of diseases. Those who use such questions and consultation techniques will be taking a more holistic approach. Ventegodt S, Kandel I, Merrick J ; A short history of clinical holistic medicine.
I have listened to his cancer video, but when I started looking into him otherwise there were red flags and he also appears to be very Hebrew Roots so thankfully I never went any further with him. While it is not clear how selenium helps in disease prevention especially lower incidence of cancer, researchers suggest several mechanisms including DNA repair and inhibition of cancer cell proliferation.
Daryl Kulak is the author of Health Insurance Off the Grid , a book that explores how a combination of holistic health and the new Health Savings Account (HSA) can make an enormous difference in the budget and health of the self-employed. Again, avoiding a somewhat extreme dichotomy, it is reasonable and comprehensive to adopt a broad definition of culture as all learned and shared behavior and ideas.