Category Archives: acupuncture

Fibromyalgia: the overmedicated ‘patient’

“America is one of the few advanced nations that allow direct advertising of prescription drugs, Robert Reich BigPharma makes huge profits from those of us suffering from chronic pain, fatigue, depression, anxiety,  itching, digestive issues- to name a few of … Continue reading

Posted in acupuncture, anxiety, BigPharma, de-prescribing, depression, digestive upsets, Fibromyalgia, Gabapentin/Lyrica, homeopathy, pain, polypharmacy, sleep disturbances, supplements, vitamins and herbs | 11 Comments

Fibromyalgia and ‘Energy Medicine’: Trying to unlock the puzzling language and belief system

“Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please”, Mark Twain Given that modern medicine has been unable to find either a cause or cure for fibromyalgia it is little wonder that many have … Continue reading

Posted in acupuncture, auras, body discourse, body/mind, brain activity, chakras, chi, conventional medicine, Eastern philosophies, EFT, Emotional Freedom Techniques, empirical evidence, EMT, energy medicine, Fibromyalgia, healer, Jin Shin, mainstream medicine, meridians, mystical, NEAT, nervous system, Power healing, Pranic healing, Qi Gong, reiki, tai-chi, therapeutic touch, Theta healing, TT | 4 Comments