• High Blood Pressure: Holistic Therapy Options

    High Blood Pressure: Holistic Therapy Options Modern medicine has developed many pharmaceutical products which can help to bring the common and dangerous condition of hypertension under control. In addition to medical treatments, there are many natural ways to lower blood pressure and prevent cardiovascular disease. Reducing Your Risk Several factors increase your risk of developing […]

  • What Does the “Holistic Approach” Include?

    What Does the “Holistic Approach” Include? Holistic medicine practices continue to increase in popularity. This form of healing aims to provide individuals with complete balance and may employ conventional medicine in addition to natural modalities with the goal of healing the whole person. What does the holistic approach involve? It focuses on the five pillars […]

  • What Is Aromatherapy and What Are Its Benefits?

    What Is Aromatherapy and What Are Its Benefits? Scents can have an intense impact on our mood. They can trigger a range of feelings and memories. Some fragrances are energizing, others are calming. Aromatherapy is a form of holistic therapy that works through sense of smell and through the skin. Aromatherapy practitioners use natural plant […]

  • 6 Benefits of Healing Nutrition Therapy

    6 Benefits of Healing Nutrition Therapy If you’re interested in helping people overcome illness and preserve their health through food, you may be considering a career in nutrition therapy—but what does this career path involve and can you attend via online nutrition courses? Read on for the answers to these and other important questions about […]

  • What You Need to Know About Degrees in Holistic Medicine

    What You Need to Know About Degrees in Holistic Medicine Holistic medicine encompasses a wide range of professionally and self-administered treatments which address an individual’s health on the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual levels. Holistic medicine’s goal is to help an individual achieve the proper balance necessary for optimal health and, if you’re considering this […]

  • The Connection Between Nutrition and Wound Healing

    The Connection Between Nutrition and Wound Healing Then considering different aspects of alternative medicine and healing, it’s important to look at how nutrition can help. What we put into our bodies, but most importantly the nutrients that we can absorb, can make a huge difference when it comes to how quickly and effectively, we heal […]

  • How Alternative Medicine and Holistic Health & Healing Have Evolved

    How Alternative Medicine and Holistic Health & Healing Have Evolved Alternative medicine and holistic health first started to gain attention back in the 1990s. At that time, people were looking for natural alternatives to traditional medical treatments and prescription drugs. Many people were already using “home remedies” to treat colds, flus, and other ailments passed […]

  • 5 Advantages of Holistic Healing

    5 Advantages of Holistic Healing The landscape of medicine is changing. More and more people are realizing the many benefits of complementary and integrative health, medicine, healing, and nutrition who are seeking practitioners who can provide it. A career in the field of Holistic Medicine and Healing Nutrition can begin with understanding these 5 advantages, […]

  • What Is Alternative Medicine?

    What Is Alternative Medicine? The field of alternative medicine (sometimes called complementary and alternative medicine, or CAM) comprises a wide range of holistic, nature-based wellness practices. Roughly 38% of American adults report using some form of CAM, whether it’s fish oil supplements, echinacea tea, guided meditation, or chiropractic adjustments. Many people choose to pursue alternative […]

  • How Do You Become an Herbalist?

    How Do You Become an Herbalist? Herbalists or Master Herbalist treat medical issues using medicinal herbal and aromatic essential oils found plants. These experts in botanical medicine can become teachers, healers, or counselors, and they may also become licensed acupuncturists or nephropathy or complement these professionals with their own practice. Here’s what you need to […]