In Boston, there are many meditation styles and teachers with a variety of training and personalities to choose from.
In 1948, during the American occupation of Japan, U.S. President Harry Truman criminalized the practice of Japanese traditional medicine including shiatsu. Many traditional doctors became unemployed, including the blind shiatsu practitioners.
The new year offers a chance to begin a healthier, more natural way of living that begins with naturally detoxing through nutrition and lifestyle changes.
Anxiety can affect children’s everyday lives during some of the most developmental years, which can leave lasting impacts as he or she grows into an adult.
Gary Kracoff, a registered pharmacist and naturopathic doctor at Johnson Compounding & Wellness, in Waltham, prefers to recommend nutraceuticals and medical foods as part of a patient’s treatment plan.
Although antibiotics are often prescribed as a mainstream remedy or cure-all for Lyme, it is becoming evident that antibiotics may only provide some initial relief of symptoms.
Herbal formulas can help to relax and rebalance the whole system, no matter the source of the stress.
Prediabetes can serve as a wake-up call and become an opportunity to make positive lifestyle changes that crowd out unhealthy habits.
Several herbs complement the transition from summer to fall, which is also a time to deeply nourish the yin body.
Travel can have a way of bringing up health concerns. Whatever the situation, there are herbal allies ready to help.