The world of medicine is radically shifting away from the old relationship-centered physician patient paradigm, to the profit-driven corporate paradigm. In this change, I believe we start to lose the the soul of the art of medicine – a healing partnership between two individuals. The purpose of this blog is to provide health information without corporate bias or conflict of interest that supports individuals on their healing path. These are my opinions based upon over 30 years of holistic medical and surgical practice.

Technique and Vocal Fatigue

I saw a singer/actor recently who was struggling with vocal fatigue. She had started an 8 show-a-week run and was concerned. She had never had any problems with her voice before. The number one cause of vocal fatigue in a performer is poor vocal technique resulting in...

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Mushrooms and Cognitive Health

A population study from Singapore published in the March issue of the Journal of Altzheimers Disease showed that eating 2 standard portions (about a half a cup) of mushrooms per week was correlated with a 50% reduction in the probability of developing mild cognitive...

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Sinus Headaches

I have posted about this before, but since it is such an important piece of information I would like to bring it top of mind again. There is almost no such thing as a sinus headache. Chronic sinusitis is not usually a painful condition. While sinus pain is often...

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