You might not have noticed, many didn’t. This was outside a grocery store. It’s part of the explanation for the stranger symptoms and our country’s chronic illness. It’s part of the reason there are medical doctors in this country including nutrition in their “doctoring”. Many countries in the industrialised world don’t allow all this. My grandparents living in the USA surely didn’t eat anything like this even during the depression when food was rationed.

See “Community gardens” entry about our state and county activity to change the situation. See also the entry, “others”, to look at some MDs giving healthy food pointers.

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Not all forms of mercury are poison. Truth: some are more potent than others. Less potent ethyl mercury may be converted within the body to the most potent, methylmercury.

There is no evidence that the more than 60 forms of energy healing (as listed in The Encyclopedia of Energy Medicine) are real.

There is something called “clean coal”.

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For some who are ready to do some heavy duty reading look at: Here you can see explanation of subtle and not so subtle changes going on in the American medical system.

Click on “Guest Writers” and go down to Mark Hyman, MD as a beginning point (if this is a new topic for you). For others beginning to look at promoting health through mind, body, spirit consciousness, or working in the energy field around our our bodies which are electric take a look at: Oschman, Rubrik, Shealy, Weil, Sinatra, Weil. They have made guest appearances on talk shows and or have segments on You Tube.

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Shedding light

My conversion to a gluten-free kitchen began before the book, Wheat Belly, by William Davis, MD came out in 2011. My husband, David R Herring, learned about that in the Integrative Manual Therapy® program, in which he is certified.

The author, a cardiologist, sheds light on a cause of our (USA) unhealthy population. he says we have actually become addicted to the new wheat – the genetically altered – which our food supply is now saturated with. Why has this happened? “$Food manufacturers are interested in getting the greatest yield at the lowest cost”$.

The author tells us there is an addiction to the current genetically altered wheat. The reason we have this new product in this country is to provide the processed food manufacturers with the greatest $$yield$$ at the lowest cost$. (See entry, “Shiva continues”).

Within the last year or so I bought a hardback copy of Wheat Belly in my neighborhood – for only a $1.

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Luck of the draw

With just a random assignment by the Red Cross computer, I wound up at the Bethel Restoration Center on Richmond Rd to donate blood. The blood event took place in their Sanctuary. The spiritual music played in the pale pink room. The light came shining through the stained glass windows all with a rainbow and bird. I had an uplifting other-worldly experience! (I didn’t feel or look at any needle.)
I think the big group of “no-shows” really missed out.

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P a s s i n g t h r o u g h

D.T., an MD, was the first one to tell me about getting downtime from electronics to promote health.  She was bold enough to tell some ailing folks they needed to clean their mouths out of all toxic dental hardware.  She conducted a fibromyalgia support group for a while.  She participated in an energy healing circle at my house.

A.F. She educated one-on-one about dental mercury (“silver fillings”/“amalgam”)  She got signatures on a petition to ban it.  She collaborated with others to get bills for state and federal legislation against dental mercury.  Unfortunately nothing passed.

E.L.  She had had a dramatic improvement in her health after having mercury safely taken out of her mouth and being chelated (a cleaning out process) by a medical doctor.  She shared those facts with others.  She began educating the grocery store personnel about the importance of gluten-free foods.  She wrote a cook book about what she called “comfort foods” without gluten.  She sold it on the peninsula.  Unfortunately she wasn’t able to penetrate the consciousness of the medical folks during her short hospital stay and rehab time.  I  I I  brought her gluten-free foods from my gluten-free kitchen.

S.W.  He put together holistic health directories of peninsula businesses.  He put together 2 holistic health fairs here.  Unfortunately, not many folks attended.  He’s coaching other cancer survivors beyond “this berg”.

C.R.  She shared her health promoting enthusiasm by learning some of the natural methods.  She shared massage therapy, flower essences for emotions, and other hands-on techniques (some she learned from class with Dietrich Klinghardt, MD!).  She transported a bunch of folks outside Virginia to look at jaw bone alignment and possible correction.

C.R.  She did massage therapy and helped other practitioners to look at ways to grow their businesses.  I believe she’s the one who introduced essential oils to this town as aromatherapy.

A.G.  an MD, is the most noted in this writing.  Shunned by many in his medical peer group, he was able to diagnose mercury poisoning and other problems with heavy metals.  His own mercury poisoning got him to these topics.  He helped many with chelation, some with a natural blend he developed.  Good results reported in Townsend Letter.  He was a guest speaker at 2010 W&M Mercury Expo with DAMS.  (See entry Aug 20).

B.C.  She did massage therapy.  She gave me my very first massage where I experienced her healing presence.  She introduced me to energy healing.  She introduced David Herring to craniosacral work, which he now does at Innovative Pain Release.

M.F.  Virginia native and life-long, she represented mercury-poisoned people to the Virginia General Assembly and the US Congress.  She has participated in several Earth Days at W&M, most notably the 4 day Mercury Expo in 2010.  She served previously as president of the international group, DAMS (See entry, DAMS).

Congresswoman J.D. responded to constituents’ concern about mercury in dental “amalgam”/“silver fillings”.  She saw petition signatures while still a member of the state General Assembly.  After being elected to Congress she banded with others to present a bill to ban mercury in dental fillings.  She remained steadfast in her commitment to getting this bill passed in spite of pressure from the Virginia Dental Association.  No law passed. 😔

J W returned to his hometown to be near his elderly parent.  Became alarmed to discover parent taking 14 meds!  After completion of his med training, he left to put himself to work in a different population.

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Sprinkling the hemp seeds (from Trader’s Joe’s) supplies some fiber to the diet (for regular bowel movements) and and supplies many nutrients. It also helps protect from the electronic environment. That I learned at a talk given by Dr Tom Giammatteo, cofounder of the School for Integrative Manual Therapy in Connecticut. Start with even less than a teaspoon.

Hemp clothing gives some protection against the electronic world. Your skin can breathe better wearing it too. I haven’t found found any clothing here in town. (But that doesn’t mean there isn’t any.). I have ordered from Nice sales. They wear well.

For knitting I bought from WEBS online. I used simple stitches to make a piece, but it didn’t lie like a piece made from other more common fibers😕.

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