The Vexed Issue of Spirituality and Health

For many years, scientists have tried to test the power of prayer and positive thinking on health and well-being.  The results, it has to be said, have been mixed. Now a group scientists are venturing onto new, and controversial terrotory. For example, University of Miami HIV/Aids researcher, Gail Ironson noticed that a number of HIV … More The Vexed Issue of Spirituality and Health

Imagery in Healing

Imagery has been used in healing since the times of ancient shamans. In this segment of a two-part program, Dr. Jeanne Achterberg explains the holographic model of the brain and how mental images mediate between conscious intentions and physiology.  In so doing, Dr. Achterberg refers to a growing body of research which indicates that the … More Imagery in Healing