The Placebo Effect (Updated)

The Placebo Effect (Updated)

Mar 24

pla·ce·bo: A placebo is a simulated or otherwise medically ineffectual treatment for a disease or other medical condition intended to deceive the recipient. Sometimes patients given a placebo treatment will have a perceived or actual improvement in a medical condition, a phenomenon commonly called the placebo effect. The placebo effect consists of several different effects woven together, and the methods of placebo administration may be as important as the administration itself…

David Spangler: Honoring The Unseen Forces Of Life

David Spangler: Honoring The Unseen Forces Of Life

Mar 06

David Spangler writes: “Just as we inhabit an invisible world of bacteria and microbes which can affect us, so we also inhabit an invisible world of subtle, non-physical energies (much of which we produce through our thinking and feeling) that can also affect us. Realizing this and taking it into account when thinking about how we can serve the wellbeing of the world is, I believe, a critical and vital step that is as needed in our time as the germ theory of disease was two hundred years ago…”

New Book: ‘Altered Genes, Twisted Truth’

New Book: ‘Altered Genes, Twisted Truth’

Mar 05

“Without doubt, one of the most important books of the last 50 years. I shall urge everyone I know who cares about life on earth, and the future of their children, and children’s children, to read it. . . . Steven Druker is a hero. He deserves at least a Nobel Prize.”

— Jane Goodall, Ph.D. (from the Foreword)

No GMOs (Updated)

No GMOs (Updated)

Mar 05

Pulse Resource Page on the harmful effects of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)…

Documentary: ‘Bought’

Documentary: ‘Bought’

Feb 24

The food, vaccine, drug, insurance and health industry are a multi-BILLION dollar enterprise focused more on profits than human lives. Featuring exclusive interviews with the world’s most acclaimed experts in research, medicine, holistic care and natural health, Bought exposes the hidden (and deadly) story behind it all…

New Book: ‘Effortless Healing’ (Updated)

New Book: ‘Effortless Healing’ (Updated)

Feb 16

Do you have to tell your leg to heal from a scrape? Your lungs to take in air? Your body that it’s hungry? No. Your body does these things automatically, effortlessly. Vibrant health is your birthright and within your grasp; you just have to step out of the way. In “Effortless Healing”, online health pioneer, natural medicine advocate, and bestselling author Dr. Joseph Mercola reveals the nine simple secrets to a healthier you. Effortless Healing is the distillation of decades of Dr. Mercola’s experience and cutting-edge medical knowledge…

Eternal Life Could Be Achieved By Lengthening Chromosomes

Eternal Life Could Be Achieved By Lengthening Chromosomes

Feb 03

The key to eternal life could be a procedure to lengthen chromosomes. The new process allows scientists to lengthen the telomeres, effectively turning back the biological clock and making the chromosomes — and the people that are made out of them — younger…

Robyn O’Brien: ‘The Unhealthy Truth’

Robyn O’Brien: ‘The Unhealthy Truth’

Jan 10

In this extraordinary personal account, Robyn O’Brien tells the story of how she started paying attention to what’s in food….

Hospitals Begin Growing Organic Food For Patients!

Hospitals Begin Growing Organic Food For Patients!

Dec 11

St. Luke’s hospital in Pennsylvania is growing organic food locally to feed to patients inside of the hospital…

Rebooting Our Relationship With Technology (Updated)

Rebooting Our Relationship With Technology (Updated)

Dec 09

The importance of rebooting our relationship with technology — and practical suggestions how to do it…

NDEr Ellyn Dye: ‘Creating Your Own Reality’

NDEr Ellyn Dye: ‘Creating Your Own Reality’

Dec 08

Near-Death Experiencer Ellyn Dye asks: “There’s been a lot of buzz in the past few years about the Law of Attraction and the idea that we create our own reality. But is that true? Do we really create our own reality? If so, why aren’t we doing a better job of it, creating more love, joy, peace, and abundance for ourselves and for the world?”

Dreams (Updated)

Dreams (Updated)

Nov 21

Pulse Resource Page on Dreams…

David Spangler: Gratefulness

David Spangler: Gratefulness

Nov 14

“Giving thanks is a key that opens a door to greater connectedness and greater participation in the life of the world. It is one of the most powerful spiritual practices available to us.” — David Spangler

Facebook Q&A With NDEr Anita Moorjani

Facebook Q&A With NDEr Anita Moorjani

Nov 02

On October 17th, near-death experiencer and best-selling author, Anita Moorjani, hosted a one-hour chat session with some of her Facebook followers. Here are some of the insightful questions and answers that arose from this session…

Near-Death Experiencer Anita Moorjani: Why I Don’t Support ‘Breast Cancer Awareness’

Near-Death Experiencer Anita Moorjani: Why I Don’t Support ‘Breast Cancer Awareness’

Nov 02

Anita Moorjani writes: “Until we start to really take seriously the connection between our emotional and mental well-being with physical illnesses, we will still be poking around in the dark, looking for a cures. And until the medical industry changes its focus from one of purely searching for illness to one of promoting wellness instead, we will not see a significant decrease in the numbers of people being diagnosed with disease…”

Quote: Dr. Max Gerson

Quote: Dr. Max Gerson

Oct 21

“Stay close to nature and her eternal laws will protect you.” — Dr. Max Gerson

Vani Hari, The Food Babe

Vani Hari, The Food Babe

Oct 17

Vani Hari started FoodBabe.com in April 2011 to spread information about what is really in the American food supply. She teaches people how to make the right purchasing decisions at the grocery store, how to live an organic lifestyle, and how to travel healthfully around the world. Impassioned by knowing how food affects health, Vani loves sharing her message on the blogosphere to a large population of readers across the globe. After receiving tremendous attention on her posts about Chick-Fil-A, she was invited by the company’s leadership to meet at its headquarters to consult on specific improvements to ingredients used by the national chain. Other major food companies that have responded to her writings include Kraft, Whole Foods, McDonalds, Coca-Cola, Chipotle, Yoforia, and Moe’s South West Grill. Vani’s activism brought national attention at the Democratic National Convention when she used her status as an elected delegate to protest in front of the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture on the issue of GMO labeling. Vani has been profiled in the New York Times, USA Today, Washington Times, Chicago Tribune, appeared on The Dr. Oz Show, Good Morning America, CNN, Inside Edition, NBC News, Fox News and is a regular contributor on NBC’s Charlotte Today…

CrowdMed: Using The Power Of The Collective To Heal

CrowdMed: Using The Power Of The Collective To Heal

Sep 27

In the same way that entrepreneurs harness the crowd to fund new ventures, patients with rare diseases are now able to pick the brains of experts, specialists, and other patients who may have experience and data not available to their doctor…

Autism Parents Reply To CNN: ‘Hear This Well’

Autism Parents Reply To CNN: ‘Hear This Well’

Sep 09

CNN Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen recently addressed “anti-vaxxers” (parents with children who were harmed by vaccinations). In a condescending tone, Cohen declared “Vaccines are safe; autism is not a side effect of vaccines. Or to say it another way because some people don’t hear this well, vaccines do not cause autism.” Afflicted families responded by posting vaccination horror stories on YouTube and launching a grassroots campaign called “Hear This Well”…

Desk Plants Make People Happier & More Productive

Desk Plants Make People Happier & More Productive

Sep 08

A new study reveals that offices with plants make people happier and more productive than those without greenery…

Standing As Anti-Aging Medicine

Standing As Anti-Aging Medicine

Sep 03

Scientists have discovered that people who stand up frequently have longer telomeres, which keep the genetic code safe from wear and tear…

IANDS 2014 Conference: Near-Death Experiencers Shouldn’t Be Treated As Crazy

IANDS 2014 Conference: Near-Death Experiencers Shouldn’t Be Treated As Crazy

Sep 03

As part of a panel discussion at the International Association for Near-Death Studies (IANDs) 2014 Conference, healthcare professionals discussed how to better approach patients reporting near-death experiences (NDEs)…

Blue Zones: The Nine Common Characteristics Of The World’s Longest Living People (Updated)

Blue Zones: The Nine Common Characteristics Of The World’s Longest Living People (Updated)

Aug 21

Working with a team of scientists, we found the nine common characteristics of all the world’s long-lived people. The secret of how to live longer lies not in diets or excise programs but in creating the right surroundings. These nine characteristics we call Power 9™ can help you get up to 12 good years out of life and help you look and feel younger at every age…