Old houses

A friend came with her gauss meter to check all our
Electrical outlets. She found a bunch that weren’t grounded. That means more emf exposure. For $350 we had the issue corrected by an electrician.
I can feel the difference!

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My Holistic Voice in Williamsburg

Linda Cifelli giving Healing Touch therapy to a clientWelcome! My name is Linda Cifelli. I’m a holistic healer. I clear, balance, and energize the human energy system.  My hands use gentle touch or hover close to the fully-clothed body for this treatment.
It promotes healing of body, mind, and spirit. It can be used in conjunction with other therapies.

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Cinnamon

Cinnamon is something I used to think of only at the holidays of Thanksgiving and Christmas. I see it in so many other places and read about it too.  There’s s some included in a ready-made applesauce we’ve bought in the grocery store.  One year a neighbor gave me and David a cinnamon cake!   

Cinnamon is a popular spice in this country.  It can help lower blood sugar, meaning it can reduce or limit medication which a lot of people are taking nowadays.  One of the ladies I met at a Weston A Price potluck told an interesting story about it.  Her medical doctor said he would have to put her on prediabetes medication if numbers on the medical test didn’t go down.  She added one teaspoon of cinnamon to her coffee every morning.  Result?  Her doctor was happy not to prescribe any medication for her.  This senior citizen, although a bit overweight, was happier too.

Coffee spikes insulin, so adding cinnamon in some form at breakfast can be a good choice.  You might consider it in one of Dr Hyman’s shakes from his book, The Blood Sugar Solution. (See entry “Breakfast”, 9/1/20.)

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S e a r c h i n g

I’m suggesting DuckDuckGo as your default search engine for topics, people, and events interested in promoting health without negative side effects.

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Shopping for treats

Last year I decided to really get radical when shopping for Halloween treats.  I ruled out making popcorn for Halloween handouts I got when I was a kid.  Nowadays parents expect sealed goods. But when I went to shop for treats there was the treacherous high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) or glyphosate in all the “treats”, not in food when I was a kid.  So I bought and handed out handed out items that weren’t food.  The Weston Price group I eat with smiled when I told them.

My advice is to get creative🎃

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Deer

They are BOLD in my neighborhood.  They can come onto the deck and look in the glass kitchen door.  Some have antlers.  So my question to my husband, who does understand about Virginia nature is, “How should I behave if one starts to approach me in an aggressive manner?  Should I wave my arms while saying shoo?”

“No.  “You should move away while looking friendly.  But if the deer begins to attack then of course run, scream, or whatever to escape.”

Their homes have been taken away as the area cuts down so many trees to prepare for…..They annoy by eating pretty flowers, like the day lillies in my yard.  Fall is mating season, where they really are leaping around.  I’ve had my car repaired more than once because of a deer.  They carry ticks (leading to Lyme’s disease for some folks).

On the plus side I enjoy seeing them.  They can be comical.  They play now with a neighbor’s mostly white cat.  They’ve shaved a neighbors’ wooden mailbox post.

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PARANORMAL

P Brian Weiss, MD. a psychiatrist, who didn’t discount something unusual a patient was experiencing, was lead to the topic of past lives.  He is the author of the book, Many Lives Many Masters 👍.  He teaches past life regression therapy.  That book was not there for me to become acquainted with as a young psychology student, but the topic of past lives from an older book was in the class and was discussed.

Mona Lisa Schulz, MD, PhD. She could see what was going on in the human physical body a long time ago.  She was having paranormal experiences before she became a medical doctor. She has changed to teaching medical intuition online, since the lockdown time.  (Technology doesn’t actually let the med team know everything.  Some of their technology has negative side effects.)  

Rachel Remen,MD, at 82 years young is still sought after to speak at various alternative medical events and is still interviewed.  I recently read an interview with her in a magazine.  She spoke of her awareness that there’s so much more to the person’s self than what she learned in medical school.  She herself has had her life saved medically more than once and has had a chronic condition for more than 60 years.  Addressing emotional experiences are an integrative part of her care.

Norm Shealy, MD, PhD has a history of working as a neurosurgeon, of inventing the TENS unit for pain, authoring Energy Medicine (2011), founding Father of American Holistic Medicine, and founder of Holos University.  Coursework offered here includes spiritual development and medical intuition.  He said he had to stop doing conventional medical in 1973!

Those who have had NDE (near death experiences):

Mary Neal, was an orthopedic surgeon, who after having a near death experience began to practice medicine differently.  She became aware she would lose a son before her own death.  For 10 years before his death she didn’t tell her husband.  She’s written books about her experience.

Eben Alexander, a neurosurgeon, was in a coma for 7 days after a bout with meningitis.  He’s also written a book about his NDE (near death experience).  

There actually is a group of NDE people who meet regularly in this area.

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Elizabeth

I’ve watched part of the Netflix series, “The Crown”.  I saw the world that Elizabeth II, Queen of England lived in as a child.  The coal power plants (with mercury) in the background were spewing out quite a stack of mercury (now known to be a potent neurotoxin).  Her father and other male friends of the family were smoking a lot.

How is it that she is still reigning at 92?  Some would say that having a  homeopathic medical doctoring has definitely made this possible.  

Homeopathic substances come from animals, vegetable, mineral prepared in such a way that they are not toxic and don’t cause any negative side effect.  Elizabeth’s relatives started using this system in the 1800s.  

Use of homeopathy is growing in this country.  An example is what happened to Lisa Marie Presley (Elvis’s daughter) at about 35 years old.  As reported in a April 17, 2003 Rolling Stone Magazine she had gone to all kinds of USA doctors from the east cost to the west coast to get some kind of diagnosis for all her symptoms.  It was a homeopathic doctor (some also have MD training) gave the diagnosis – mercury poisoning.  And get the mercury dental fillings safely removed from your teeth.  For her, the dental appointments were dramatic, as she lost symptoms immediately after.  Stress and toxic teeth were responsibleso many symptoms.           

I read Lisa’s story in a newsletter from DAMS.  (See entry of Aug 20).

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Water

Water is essential to life.  Approximately 65% of an adult’s body water.  As we get older we need to drink more of it.  (See “Hunt”entry of Dec 31, 2019.)

Drinking a glass of water before eating cuts down on eating somewhat.  Ayurvedic (ancient system of medicine from India) practitioners say no ice.  Ice constricts tissues needed for digestion.

Definitely filter all  2020 water.  Prices of these filter items vary a lot.  You can buy something for less than $100 but the priciest are in the thousands.  Some will list all the contaminants it will filter.  Bacteria, viruses, and other microscopic particles are more important than ever for us to eliminate to boost our immune systems.  Don’t forget to filter the shower.  I’m not going to get into brand names but Living Waters Water Treatment System put under the counter takes out quite a list of bad substances:  au-now.com

ph value of water should be 7.  Some device may boast an outpouring of 9.  7 is the natural state of our bodies.

Nikken (the magnet people) have a wide range of devices and prices.  Magnets and magnet education are included.  Al and Sandra Thornton, PhD come to town periodically from Richmond to present.  Their phone numbers are:  (804)294-9644 and (894)840-5695.

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