Monthly Archives: March 2016

Are you Too Depressed, or Two Depressed?

 Is depression a disease, or is it several diseases? Is it possible to have two depressions? Is depression a curable disease or an incurable disease? Some of the time?  All of the time? Dr Kelly Brogan has written a revolutionary … Continue reading

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Is it a Placebo Effect? or a Suggestibility Effect?

Maybe you’ve heard of ‘placebo effect’.  Placebo effects are, according to the Oxford dictionary of the English language: “a beneficial effect produced by a placebo drug or treatment, which cannot be attributed to the properties of the placebo itself, and must therefore … Continue reading

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WIP: The Healthicine Creed

The Healthicine Creed Health is whole. Health is slow and steady. Health is wide and deep. Health encompasses all of life’s processes, from genetics to Gaia. Health is a noun. A healthiness is a measurable instance of health. An unhealthiness is … Continue reading

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The Myth of Alternative Medicines

The world seems divided on medicines. There are medicines your doctor recommends, and ‘alternative’ medicines. Doctors typically recommend ‘patent’ medicines (although they seldom use that name). Some doctors promote alternatives, ‘natural medicines’, others prefer ‘Chinese medicines’, others ‘traditional’ medicines. What are Alternative … Continue reading

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