Category: Mind

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The Mind/Body Connection: Is it the best healing machine?

I knew that I would have a tough time finding all the facts to prove the above statement. Actually, everything started when Jack, a friend of mine, got an email in which a person said that our body and mind is `the world’s most perfect healing machine’. “Do you believe in this?”, asked Jack. I wasn’t...

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The Mind-Body Connection

Recently, I had a chance to speak about the mind-body connection before a group of people who came from non-medical professions. At the beginning of my presentation, I asked my audience a couple of questions. The very first question was: Do you believe in the mind/body connection? “I do believe in the mind/body connection,” was the...

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Is the Placebo Effect the Triumph of Mind, or Not?

You don’t know the answer? I don’t know either, but the placebo definitely seems to work. The Placebo Effect is a phenomenon that is many decades old. Sadly, it has also been frequently abused by many people, from charlatans to health care professionals. I like to look at this from an alternative medicine perspective: as long...

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Mind Power

“The Eagle who thought he was a chicken” “A man found an eagle’s egg and put it in a nest of a barnyard hen. The eaglet hatched with the brood of chicks and grew up with them. All his life the eagle did what the barnyard chicks did, thinking he was a barnyard chicken. “Years passed...

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The right train of thought can take you to a better station in life

I’d like to introduce you to your own best friend and worst enemy, your mind. It is an instrument capable of creating a magnificent life. As long as you remain in control, it will act as your best friend. However, if you don’t remain at the wheel, in control, it will run on autopilot. Without direction...

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Man’s mind is not a container to be filled but a fire to be kindled

Did you ever dream of becoming an author? Well, guess what? You are! You are the author of your life. It’s exciting to realize how much power you have. But there’s a price for that power. The price is called RESPONSIBILITY. Here’s what I mean. If I’m unhappy with my present situation, I have no one...

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Your Thinking Brain

I’m not picking my nose; I’m pointing to my brain I thought I would start off on a humorous note with the title of this article, but there is nothing funny about the subject for today, which is our BRAIN. Of course, our brain is a great gift. For example, it allows me to write this...