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  • Einführung in die Akupunktur by Gabriel Stux

    By Gabriel Stux

    In dem seit 1986 unter dem Titel Grundlagen der Akupunktur bestens eingeführten Taschenbuch - jetzt in seiner five. Auflage - beschreibt der Autor den aktuellen Stand der wissenschaftlichen Akupunkturforschung sowie den Stellenwert der Akupunktur im Rahmen der heutigen Medizin. Nach einer Abhandlung des philosophischen und theoretischen Hintergrunds der chinesischen Medizin werden die Meridiane und wichtigsten Akupunkturpunkte didaktisch klar dargestellt. Die Techniken der Akupunktur, Moxibustion und Akupressur, die therapeutischen Prinzipien sowie die Punktauswahl bei der Akupunkturtherapie für ninety five Krankheitsbilder werden beschrieben. Von einem Arzt für Ärzte und Medizinstudenten gleichermaßen geschrieben, lebt dieses Buch von einer ausgesprochenen Praxisnähe.

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  • The heart's code : tapping the wisdom and power of our heart by Paul Pearsall

    By Paul Pearsall

    "In The Heart's Code, Dr. Paul Pearsall explains the speculation and technological know-how at the back of power cardiology, the newly rising box that's uncovering the most major clinical, social, and non secular discoveries of our time. the center isn't just a pump; it conducts the mobile symphony that's the very essence of our being." "Full of wonderful tales of transplant recipients who skilled profound alterations in Read more...

    summary: "In The Heart's Code, Dr. Paul Pearsall explains the speculation and technological know-how at the back of power cardiology, the newly rising box that's uncovering probably the most major scientific, social, and non secular discoveries of our time. the guts is not only a pump; it conducts the mobile symphony that's the very essence of our being." "Full of wonderful tales of transplant recipients who skilled profound alterations of their life and melanoma sufferers who well-known their sickness earlier than prognosis, in addition to info from scientists and assets on mobile reminiscence and the ability of refined power, Pearsall explores what those breakthroughs suggest for the remainder of us. by means of unlocking the heart's code we will realize new methods of realizing human therapeutic and cognizance, while we create a brand new version for dwelling that ends up in greater future health, happiness, and self-knowledge."--BOOK JACKET

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  • Gesundheit by Christian Herfarth

    By Christian Herfarth

    Der vorliegende Band n?hert sich dem Thema Gesundheit auf den unterschiedlichsten Feldern und legt die Fortschritte dar, die besonders in der Heidelberger Universit?tsmedizin in den vergangenen Jahren zu verzeichnen waren. Die Beitr?ge, s?mtlich von renommierten und auf ihren Gebieten f?hrenden Wissenschaftlern, handeln unter anderem von strukturellen Problemen der Klinikorganisation und der Gesundheitsforschung – besonders im Hinblick auf Zentrumsbildungen in verschiedenen Sektoren – sowie von neuen diagnostischen und therapeutischen Methoden, aber auch von der Wiederentdeckung und Modernisierung altbew?hrter Verfahren. Sie beleuchten rezente Entwicklungen in der Pr?vention, der Versorgung und der Therapie bei Krebserkrankungen. Sie befassen sich mit expandierenden Feldern, etwa der Plastischen Chirurgie und der Anti-Aging-Medizin ebenso wie mit neueren Forschungen ?ber traditionelle »Volkskrankheiten « wie Schwerh?rigkeit und Osteoporose. Einen wichtigen Schwerpunkt bildet die Rolle der Psychosomatischen Medizin und der professionellen psychologischen Begleitung medizinischer Prozesse.

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  • How to Benefit from Everyday Herbs - A Beginner's Guide to by Patricia Bratianu, Visit Amazon's Dr. Donna Schwontkowski

    By Patricia Bratianu, Visit Amazon's Dr. Donna Schwontkowski Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Dr. Donna Schwontkowski,

    “How to learn from daily Herbs” is prepare by means of greater than fifty years of natural medication (herbalism) adventure among Dr. Patricia Bratianu and Dr. Donna Schwontkowski. it's the whole natural consultant to introduce you and your loved ones to the area of utilizing average natural treatments to treatment universal diseases and to take pleasure in solid health.

    To assist you comprehend and follow herbalism greater, Dr. Patricia has taken nice care to introduce medicinal and therapeutic herbs from the point of view of the way they increase a number of the physique platforms as picking natural medication or treatment is frequently according to the method of the physique that’s ailing.

    The ten basic physique platforms are coated commonly with typical natural treatments for the typical aliments linked to them. nutrition materials and recipes also are incorporated that will help you “strengthen” a number of the physique structures on your day-by-day living.

    The ten physique structures lined are:

    1. Digestive method, 2. respiration approach, three. worried procedure, four. Integumentary method (skin), five. Endocrine approach (glands and hormones), 6. Musculoskeletal method, 7. Immune method, eight. Lymphatic method, nine. Reproductive procedure, 10. Kidneys and urinary tract

    Some of the health problems and herbals treatments covered:

    Anxiety, tension complications, Migraine complications, Sinus complications, Insomnia, hypertension, Hardening of the Arteries, excessive ldl cholesterol, Indigestion, Constipation, pimples, fit epidermis for all times, fit Hair and Scalp, Rashes and pores and skin Irritations, Rashes, Eczema, and Psoriasis, Sore Throat, Chest pain and Congestion, natural Steam Baths, Coughs, Kidney Stones, sizzling Flashes, PMS and being pregnant, youngsters normal health and wellbeing, Constipation, Bites, Stings and Rashes, listening to Loss and Ringing within the Ears, total mind future health, Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis, Incontinence, strain Sores and Bedsores, Diarrhea Stopper, Prostate, Menopause

    Quick Bio:

    Dr. Patricia Bratianu is a Registered Herbalist, Registered Nurse of 40 years and has a Ph.D. in typical Health.

    Dr. Donna Schwontkowski has 5 levels in health and wellbeing: Master's in herbology, D.C. (doctorate in chiropractic medicine), B.S. and M.S. in nutrients, and B.S. in Human Biology.

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  • Direct Release Myofascial Technique: An Illustrated Guide by Michael Stanborough

    By Michael Stanborough

    Direct free up Myofascial procedure offers a hugely illustrated consultant to direct unencumber myofascial recommendations (MFR) and their software in medical perform. MFR is a guide remedy technique that impacts either a body's structural tissues and the sensory/motor platforms. initially built by means of Dr Ida Rolf, the writer of the Rolfing?® strategy, the process has due to the fact that been tailored and converted through various teams of therapists to slot inside their very own specific philosophies. This ebook strips away the encircling theories and philosophies and makes a speciality of the secure and applicable use of the ideas themselves. a variety of images complement the exact, step by step insurance of techniques.Outlines the foundations and perform of a bunch of bodywork strategies which are quite potent for the remedy of painful or constrained move as a result of muscle stiffness or imbalanceProvides directions at the optimum and effective use of the strategies according to stream theoryHighly illustrated with distinctive pictures and line drawingsPresents a hypothetical version to give an explanation for why the process works in keeping with the newest examine within the box of neuro-fascial physiologyIncludes methods to using the suggestions with childrenWritten by way of an skilled practitioner and teacherDraws at the teachings of Ida Rolf yet makes them appropriate to different teams of therapists

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  • The Use of the Eyes in Movement by Jack Heggie

    By Jack Heggie

    The eyes start up and keep an eye on so much motor habit. operating with the connection of the eyes to the remainder of the physique could be a strong capability to enhance actual association and functioning. Jack Heggie combines the speculation and perform of "Awareness via Movement"® with the imaginative and prescient development of Dr. William Bates and has constructed thirteen "Awareness via stream" imaginative and prescient workouts which lessen eye pressure and increase posture, flexibility and visible acuity.

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  • Mindfulness in Plain English (Revised and Expanded Edition) by Bhante Henepola Gunaratana

    By Bhante Henepola Gunaratana

    Along with his targeted readability and wit, "Bhante G" takes us step-by-step throughout the myths, realities, and advantages of meditation and the perform of mindfulness. We have already got the root we have to stay a extra efficient and peaceable lifestyles — Bhante easily issues to every device of meditation, tells us what it does, and the way to make it paintings. This increased version contains the full textual content of its bestselling predecessor, in addition to a brand new bankruptcy at the cultivation of loving kindness, a particularly vital topic in today's global.

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  • Sites of Violence, Sites of Grace: Christian Nonviolence and by Cynthia Hess

    By Cynthia Hess

    Cynthia Hess deals a considerate reconstruction of Christian nonviolence via an exam of either theological and theoretical works. She indicates how modern understandings of violence and the human individual problem conventional perspectives of nonviolence as pacifism and the refusal of army violence. Hess starts off with an research of the broad writings on nonviolence by means of John Howard Yoder, one of many optimal twentieth-century thinkers in this topic. She then seeks to deepen his view via probing the insights of trauma students who discover the strong and lasting results of aggravating violence on contributors and groups. those students frequently retain that many survivors proceed to carry the truth of stressful violence inside their our bodies and minds, in order that it turns into a part of them as they go through time. In gentle of this declare, Hess argues that Christian nonviolence needs to flow past pacifism to without delay tackle the matter of internalized violence. In dialog with assets in Yoder's paintings in addition to feminist concept and trauma stories, she analyzes an often-overlooked size of spiritual nonviolence: the construction of groups during which traumatized people can live on and flourish. With its hugely interdisciplinary personality, this ebook provides a clean standpoint on Christian nonviolence that not just demanding situations conventional perspectives but additionally reclaims the centrality of nonviolence for modern Christian theology and perform.

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  • Cannabinoids and the Brain by Attila Köfalvi

    By Attila Köfalvi

    Endocannabinoids have large healing capability. This ebook introduces readers to our present figuring out of the neurobiology of endocannabinoids and comparable structures, detailing their pathophysiological position and healing power. Authors, skilled medical investigators, current and examine result of contemporary medical trials in addition to the improvement of recent healing options and drugs.

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  • Communication in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy by Michela Rimondini

    By Michela Rimondini

    Examine has proven that the healing alliance is a key think about the good fortune of remedy, and a serious section of constructing this alliance is the conversation among therapist and buyer. The efficacy of remedy will depend on the therapist’s skill to gather trustworthy purchaser info and create the basis for an excellent dating that consists of the buyer within the therapeutic method. verbal exchange in Cognitive Behavioral remedy offers an summary of the examine and thought underlying the significance of healing conversation with a selected specialise in cognitive behavioral psychotherapy. It brings jointly a world workforce of specialists from the proper disciplines of communique, psychotherapy, examine and instructing to create an built-in viewpoint of this significant sector. The ebook bargains a evaluation of the most evidence-based theories, and is highlighted with particular examples and movement charts.Insight for running shoes is given by way of offering learner-centered educating tools that increase the purchase of those conversation talents. For researchers, it bargains either qualitative and quantitative analyses of the topic in addition to a complete evaluation of the most research equipment followed within the box.

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