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Exercise – Working it out

      Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live. Jim Rohn     Today’s blog looks at an area that profoundly affects our health and quality of life. We will be taking a somewhat unconventional view with the purpose of bringing some balance to the amount of potentially more…

Pt 3 Emotional Cause and Effects in the Body

      “Get off the Medical System and onto the Self Care System” ― Nina Leavins       In this third instalment in this short series we will look at specific areas of the body and physical health and how they are targeted by emotional states. We cannot separate our life from ourselves. more…

The Medium is the Message Pt 2: Holistic Health

      “No medicine can compensate for un-healthy living.”  – Renu Chaudhary       Last week we looked at how we create our view of health or disease based upon what factors we choose to include or exclude. We discussed the reductionist view of scientific medicine that focused on treating symptoms and isolating more…

‘The Medium is the Message.”: How we see health and disease determines how we treat it

      “Everything should be as simple as it can be, but not simpler”   -Albert Einstein       Imagine this scene being filmed:   A tap is running, spilling out wasted water all over a bathroom floor. We see the back of a man energetically mopping the water into a bucket. It more…

New courses by Jeremy in Stockholm

    Hello all, Before we return to the Monday Conscious Heath blog after the summer here are two short announcements for those living in or near Stockholm.   Firstly, if you have with an interest in increasing your intuitive skills in a practical way, this 3 day workshop may be for you. No previous experience more…

Forget Me Not Pt. 2: Mental Stimulation and Food for Thought

        “You should pray for a healthy mind in a healthy body…what I commend to you, you can give to yourself.” – from Satire X of the Roman poet Juvenal       Remembering last week…         In part one of this short series on dementia and Alzheimer’s disease more…

Forget Me Not Pt. 1: A Conscious Look at Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease

            “There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.”   – Josh Billings       Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and dementia are on the rise, particularly in so-called first world countries. This initially seems confusing as one might think that the possibility of a healthier lifestyle more…

A Pill for Every Ill Pt. 3: Tell me the truth doc, how bad is it (for you)?

        “The best doctor gives the least medicines” -Benjamin Franklin       Walk a mile in their shoes   In the first two instalments of this short series (click here and here if you missed them) we looked at the largely unchecked rise to power and influence of corporate medicine.     more…

A Pill for Every Ill pt. 2: Making a Killing

          ”I’ve seen so many patients, particularly elderly patients, over the years who become debilitated and changed by the process by which I cure them or another doctor cures them. And has it really been worth it?”   Sherwin B. Nuland     Medicine’s unique selling point       Last more…

A Pill for Every Ill: The Rise of Corporate Medicine

          “If people let the government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as a sorry state as the souls who live under tyranny.” — Thomas Jefferson       With the apparent miracle of antibiotics in widespread use in the early more…