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Fibromyalgia, Alternative Therapies and the Bio-Psycho-Social

“People still insist on things like holistic healing and things that have no real basis in evidence because they want it to be true-it’s as simple as that”, Stephen Fry If there is any alternate healing therapy that I have … Continue reading

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Fibromyalgia and the Healing Touch

“Touch seems to be as essential as sunlight”, Diane Ackerman¬† People who suffer from chronic pain have generally found that physical touch is a valuable source of relief which can alleviate (or at least reduce) pain and enhance well being. … Continue reading

Posted in complementary strategies, Fibromyalgia, healing touch, jin shin jyutsu, massage, reflexology, remedial massage, therapeutic touch | 5 Comments