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Love versus Pattern Recognition

          “I know I was a generic dysfunctional child, but I think a lot of people are.”   – Henry Rollins     An old Saturday Night Live comedy sketch went something like this:   A boy is talking to a local policeman. “Officer Johnson, what would be your ideal woman? more…

The Masochistic Personality and Health

          “The mind, at times, takes masochistic delight in suffering.” ― Saurbh Katyal     When people hear the word ‘masochist’ they may associate it with sexual deviation where pain is used for sexual gratification. It has less obvious manifestations however. While a ‘masochistic personality’ has never been formally recognised in more…

Open House this Saturday December 3rd in Stockholm

Welcome one and all to our new Clinic’s Open House next Saturday, 3/12, between 11.00-14.00 (Lindhagensgatan 53. T-bana Thorildsplan. Message me for the door code.) You will get to learn about and test out the treatments Maria and I offer there:   These range from physical and non-physical touch and healing to myofascial bodywork, Shiatsu, more…

The ‘Misery-holic’ and Health

      “Listen, someone is screaming in agony. Fortunately I speak it fluently.”   Spike Milligan What is a misery-holic?

The Living Matrix Pt.3: Playing in the Field

        “As I get older, I get smaller. I see other parts of the world I didn’t see before. Other points of view. I see outside myself more” Neil Young       Throwing it all away   “I have a client with (fill in the symptoms/illness). What points should I use?!” more…

The Living Matrix Pt.2: Meridians and Points

        “Energy is liberated matter, matter is energy waiting to happen.” ― Bill Bryson, A Short History of Nearly Everything         Energy lines         Lines of energy in the body are not a new concept. There are many systems from early Ayurvedic models to traditional Tibetan, more…

The Living Matrix Pt.1: Everything in its Right Place

        “Our problems are mainly a consequence of a lack of holistic understanding of the man-made system in which we are entwined.” Helena Norberg-Hodges         Regardless of medical training, personal belief, culture or part of the world we live in, most of us have at least heard of the more…

Joint Pain Pt. 3: Our Emotional Bone Matrix

        “Don’t allow your mind to tell your heart what to do. The mind gives up easily” ― Paulo Coelho       Philosophically speaking     In the third and final part of this series on joint pain, its causes and potential cures (click here and here for the first two more…

Joint Pain Pt.2 – Fire Starters of Inflammation

        “Joint pain, bloating and foggy thoughts are not imagined symptoms, They’re the result of improper diet. Make eliminations. Start with wheat, then dairy, then sugar. These are the most inflammatory foods.”  – Nancy S. Mure  

Understanding Joint pain Pt 1.: Making Connections

      “Imagine smiling after a slap in the face. Then think of doing it twenty-four hours a day.” ― Markus Zusak, The Book Thief       This week we investigate at an issue many can relate to or have experienced: pain, injury, and dysfunction in the joints of the body. Next week, more…