Alternative and complementary medicine articles

The writings published here may or may not reflect the opinions of the people working at CHIS-UK. They are published here to help you develop a greater understanding of the different attitudes and beliefs held by many in the field of holistic health.

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A Healing Journey

A Healing Journey                 Angie Buxton-King So what is Healing? Every therapist will have their own interpretation of their therapy however I'm happy to share my simplistic view! Healers have an understanding that we have a physical body surrounded by an energy field...

Written by Angie Buxton-King

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In arrogance we assume....

There is a phrase that you may have heard that goes "To assume makes an ass out of U and me (Ass U Me). I beg to differ! I think that to assume doesn't make an ass out of anyone...

Written by Alun Jones

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Health Spa treatments in Ancient Egypt

About the author: Suzy Chiazzari - best-selling author and principal of Iris International School of Colour Therapy.  Offers courses in Ancient Egyptian colour, sekhem and gem mastery and Colour aromatherapy.  Website: HEALTH SPA TREATMENTS IN ANCIENT EGYPT   I have had a life-long passion for...

Written by Suzy Chiazzari

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Shiatsu is a form of traditional Japanese bodywork which stimulates the body's natural healing ability by applying gentle pressure to points across the body....

Written by Samantha Haywood

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Tai Chi: the health/martial arts link

The Tai chi group at Shefford which practices at the Community Hall in Ampthill Road every Sunday from 19.00 to 21.00 hrs explores the link between martial arts and health through their practice of Tai Chi, which is widely recognised...

Written by Ian Deavin

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Psychological and emotional preparation for IVF brings numerous benefits

Psychological and emotional preparation for IVF brings numerous benefits including an improved likelihood of success -The Fertile Body Method Authors: Sjanie Hugo Wurlitzer Hyp. Dip, HG Dip, B.A, Jane Evans NLP Pract, BSc, Sandra Znidar PhD, MA, MAS Outline: 1.      Introduction 2.      Why we...

Written by Sjanie Hugo Wurlitzer

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The Importance of Stillness

When was the last time you were still? Without stillness we are trapped within our habits, whether they are belief structures, physical habits or learnt emotional responses, about the way the world works and our place within it. It is the...

Written by Daska Hatton

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Do You Have Toxic People in Your Life?

Toxic people sap your energy and leave you depleted, feeling bad, angry, doubting of yourself. Toxic people do not respect you, your truth, your will, your feelings. They do not honor you. Toxic people can destroy your self-esteem, your self-confidence, the trust in...

Written by Piercarla Garusi

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Herbs and Natural Healing for Coughs

What is a cough? Why don't we use to herbs to suppress a cough? Learn some of the foods and herbs that will help....

Written by Deanna Millard

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How to Prevent Yourself from Picking up Unwanted Energies from Your Clients

Have you ever felt drained after giving healing, listening to someone's problems or just being with someone? These are all signs of picking up unwanted energies.    The aura is our natural protective barrier on an energetic level. The aura is made...

Written by Simon Heather

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The Invisible Dangers from ElectroMagnetic Frequencies

Did you know that all life is bathed in natural low-frequency static Â?electro-magneticÂ? fields? Yet, did you realise that most of the electric fields that now envelop us are not actually Â?naturally-occurringÂ? and can be dangerous for our health? Nowadays, our...

Written by Liz Barrington

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A New Caring Trend in Interior Design

International best-selling author SUZY CHIAZZARI, principal of the HOLISTIC DESIGN INSTITUTE in Devon, talks about this fast-growing field of Natural interior design. During the last ten years, there has been a dramatic change in attitude to Interior Design that has been less...

Written by Suzy Chiazzari

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