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Healthy Aging: A Paradigm Shift to Prevention

My last article A Paradigm Shift to Personal Responsibility set up the premise that the healthcare system is technologically driven and derives its results through partnerships with the insurance industry, government, pharmaceutical industry, medical profession and the hospitals that deliver services to patients. Given the complexity of the system, patients have have to learn to navigate …

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Travelling during pregnancy: Mind as you go!

Everything was ready for our tour of Israel. My husband and I had long planned the trip with some friends. The closer I got to leaving date, the more excited I became. Being twenty-six weeks pregnant, I was relieved to know that I could travel without putting myself or my baby at risk. However, …

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5 Steps To Becoming A Mental Health Counsellor

Becoming a mental health counsellor is one of the most fulfilling career paths you can choose. You have the option to work on your own schedule and spend your days helping people to feel better. This career path involves a decent amount of schooling, along with certifications and licensing, so …

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What is Reiki? And how does it work?

A brief history of Reiki Reiki is an ancient healing system originally from Japan. Reiki comes from Rei, which is the Universal Consciousness – i.e. God, Goddess, Divine Force, Creator, Great Spirit or whatever your preferred name for describing the intelligent, benevolent creative force of the Universe – and Ki, which …

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