~ Ladybug, ladybug,
fly away home,
Your house is on fire
and your children will burn. ~
I remember hearing somewhere that our Pennsylvania winters are good for killing off some of the insects that would normally survive, flourish and multiply next spring- like those Ladybugs! Turns out that ladybugs go into a dormant state in the fall, [...]
Dr. Trowbridge (The Yeast Syndrome) tells us that Candida albicans is a yeast growth present in all of us, normally controlled by our immune defenses. But, when certain changes take place in our digestive system (over a long period of time- 10 or 20 years), good bacteria are decreased and as a result, the immune [...]
Candida is a Diamorphic Organism. This means that it can exist in two shapes and forms at the same time. One form is a yeast-like state that is a non invasive sugar fermenting organism. The other is in the form of a fungus that produces very long root like structures called rhizoids that can penetrate [...]
Detoxification is the process of clearing toxins and excess mucus from the body. These toxins come from our diet, drugs, and the environment. Poor digestion, colon sluggishness, a compromised liver and kidney elimination = toxicity. Detoxification involves dietary/lifestyle changes which reduce toxins and improve elimination. Avoid chemicals form refined food, sugar, caffeine, alcohol, [...]
Federal decisions on vaccines are made in secret by a small committee of “non-accountable experts” who have conflicts of interest, such as affiliation with manufacturers who stand to make enormous profits from required use of their product.
Mandatory immunizations have become accepted collectively as a preventive illness health care service. The rights of individuals are balanced [...]
Recently a dear friend gave me a very precious book; Food is Your Best Medicine, by Henry G. Bieler, M.D. If I could afford it, I would see to it that everyone got a copy to read! The good Dr. Bieler believed in the healing power of food and was a truth seeker when it [...]
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“What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.” -Richard Bach
If it’s true that life really is all about change, one might ask the question; Why is it necessary and what’s it all about anyway? Well, maybe life itself is intended to [...]
Reprinted from the December 2004 issue of Connections Newsletter
The pancreas is a solid ‘tadpole-shaped’ gland, measuring about 10 inches long. It is attached to the back of the abdominal cavity, behind the stomach. It’s ‘head’ is just to the right of the mid-line and its body and tail point upwards, so the tail is [...]
Reprinted from the September 2004 issue of Connections Newsletter
The kidneys are ‘the great purifiers’ of the body. Their chief blood supply is from arteries that branch from the large main artery, which descends from the heart. The adrenal glands lie against the upper poles of the kidneys, perched on them like caps.
The kidneys are [...]
THE LIVER FLUSH
What is the Pancreas- its function purpose in the human body?
Pancreas: A fish-shaped spongy grayish-pink organ about 6 inches long that stretches across the [...]