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Reflections from North Carolina

It has been three weeks since being home from Nepal…filled with countless bubble baths and my fill of carrots, grapes and peanut butter (the odd cravings you get when limited to rice and beans for two months). 740 more words

Naturopathic Medicine - An Alternate View

Naturopathic medicine is the treatment prescribed in Naturopathy. Naturopathy is a type of therapy offered by natural elements in and around the body. They do not support vaccination and also do not follow the scientific ways of treating somebody. 527 more words


Magnesium and Fibromyalgia

I have long touted the benefits of magnesium (read past posts here and here) for pain relief and sleep. Dr. Roger Murphree calls it “the most important mineral you can take if you have fibromyalgia.” People with fibromyalgia tend to be deficient in this mineral, and when under stress your magnesium is used up. 459 more words


A Blessing to Die

Today a patient asked if I could come to her home to see her father who couldn’t walk. “His legs are this big”, she said as she motioned the circumference of a basketball with her hands. 203 more words

Jamway Hospital will be a brick and mortar hospital of Harvard University, Boston University, Tufts University, and the University of Massachusetts.

from 13:16 Thursday 31 October 2019

Jamway Hospital will be a brick and mortar hospital of Harvard University and Harvard Medical School.

Jamway Hospital will also be affiliated with and fully accessible to Boston University and Boston University School of Medicine, Tufts University and Tufts University School of Medicine, and the University of Massachusetts and the University of Massachusetts Medical School. 283 more words

Doctoring in Villages IV

The mornings and evenings here are becoming colder. Every night I feel like I am adding another layer to my sleep regime…a shirt with a heavy jacket, plus a blanket, a sleeping bag, and a heavy duvet cover, wool socks, and a hot water bottle by my feet. 826 more words

Naturopathic Successes

Before I ventured on this journey I struggled to find any naturopathic wisdom for treating patients in developing countries…which blew my mind a bit. Isn’t this the most practical of medicines to use in hard-to-reach areas of the world? 566 more words