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It Is Possible to Heal the Body with the Mind, and There Is Scientific Proof to This

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:17+00:00 January 25th, 2015|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

The mind is the control center of the human being, even more so than you know. The mind can make decisions, learn new things and feel emotions — it can also heal the body. You heard it right, the mind can completely and utterly destroy all signs of disease from the body. One of the [...]

Meditation Changes Your Body on a Cellular Level, New Study Finds

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:33+00:00 November 13th, 2014|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

The go-to solution, when sick, has been running to the doctor’s office and loading up on antibiotic prescriptions. It works, and this treatment seems to be the easiest and most convenient way to end the life of those sniffles, coughs and sore throats. As far as more serious conditions go, we still turn toward medicine [...]

Is Crystal Healing Scientifically Possible?

By | 2017-01-13T21:51:43+00:00 October 5th, 2014|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Spirituality, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: |

According to Phillipians 4:7 in the King James Cristian Bible, “the peace of God surpasseth all understanding”. But, in a world where spirituality and science are both matters of faith for millions of people around the world, it is not only the peace of the divine that appears to be beyond our collective powers to [...]

Does Human Body Have a Self-Healing Mechanism?

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:30+00:00 March 27th, 2014|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Modern civilization accepts as real only what is visible and measurable. The existence of a phenomenon is ascertained through the analysis of its mechanism and examined from the results and consequences. But science often gets puzzled by phenomena for which there is no reasonable explanation as it happens in cases of self-healing, which have [...]

LSD Helps Terminal Patients Cope with Depression and Fear

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:34+00:00 March 18th, 2014|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

The psychoactive drug seems to help in combating the fear of impending death associated with a terminal illness. An incurable disease sooner or later makes the person face the fact of premature and inevitable (and possibly quite painful) death. This serious psychological problem should be solved, but it is clear that psychological means are [...]

How to Unleash the Healing Power of Your Mind

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:34+00:00 March 14th, 2014|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

I recently read a very interesting book by Lissa Rankin, M.D. The book was entitled “Mind Over Medicine”, and it really got me thinking about my own life, as well as my own strengths and abilities, at least in regard to my health.  The basis of the book, which was written by a medical [...]

Placebo Effect in Surgery: ‘Fake’ Surgery Seems to Be Equally Effective

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:41+00:00 February 19th, 2014|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

We know so little about the human abilities that some simple truths can confound even a scientist. The placebo effect is one of those events that just lead modern science to a quandary. Can a dummy pill together with a person’s faith really work miracles? The amazing power of placebo has been repeatedly confirmed [...]

Autosuggestion: How to Use This Powerful Mind Tool

By | 2017-01-13T21:52:45+00:00 February 9th, 2014|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

When we face obstacles in our lives we not always try to overcome them by ourselves, but we rather tend to believe that we will certainly get some help from the world. We listen to the advice of friends and not-so-friends, family, read all sorts of articles and watch television programs and wait. Suggestion, which [...]