Meridian Medicine Blog

All about SIBO with Dr. Sabrina Kimball, ND

April 11, 2018

Dr. Kimball was featured on the podcast The Soul of Sensitivity talking about SIBO – what it is, how it develops, and what the healing process looks like. Follow the link below to listen to the episode. Episode 16: All about SIBO with Dr. Sabrina Kimball, ND by The Soul of Sensitivity

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Hearts, Souls, & Healthcare

November 18, 2016

I was privileged to participate in last week’s 2016 Seattle King County Clinic at Seattle Center on Thursday. There has been much media attention about this clinic (in its third year) and many stories, but here’s mine.

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Reiki Establishes Precise Condition Conducive for Healing

August 15, 2016

The energy medicine of Reiki creates the appropriate condition to heal your body, mind and emotions as one of its main directives is to shift your system into parasympathetic nervous system (PNS) dominance.

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Depressed, anxious, worried, unable to focus?

July 5, 2016

How can acupuncture help with mental & emotional health? In Chinese Medicine the mind is viewed as more than the brain.  The analytical mind, the spirit (or soul) and the emotional aspects of ourselves are all one in the same.  Also, the body and the mind (the shen) are not separate parts of a person […]

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Reiki, Insomnia, and the Subconscious Mind

June 20, 2016

Our conscious mind is the “intellectual/aware” part of our brain, our subconscious mind is our “emotional/irrational” part. The conscious mind does not like to suffer emotionally so it locks in any painful memories that it does not want to retrieve and recall into the subconscious mind, with retrieval to be avoided on a conscious level. […]

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June 5 – National Cancer Survivor Day

June 6, 2016

“National Cancer Survivors Day is a CELEBRATION for those you have survived, and INSPIRATION for those recently diagnosed, a gathering of SUPPORT for families, and an OUTREACH to the community.” National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation, Inc. 

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Can Acupuncture Help With Alcohol Use Problems?

April 29, 2016

Yes it can! Auricular (ear) acupuncture is a natural, chemical–free and inexpensive therapy you can add to your existing program, as another piece of your own personal “tool-kit” to get and stay sober.

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Managing Your Weight by Managing the Weight of Your Food

January 6, 2014

You may have heard the following buzzwords: calorie density or volumetrics. Calorie density is simply the amount of calories contained in 1 bite.  Fruits and vegetables have very low calorie density while candy, oils/fats, and meats are calorie dense.  Who cares, right?  How is helpful to me?

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Exercise for diabetic health, dementia prevention, and so on…

October 21, 2013

Exercise.  What is it about that word?  For many of us the idea of moving our bodies on a daily basis seems quaint or too simple to actually work. Fortunately, scientists have been working their hardest to perform controlled experiments to measure the health benefits of exercise.

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Is extra weight protective against disease? No

September 30, 2013

Watching the headlines versus watching one’s weight You may have heard that a recent study published in March 2013 in the Journal of the American Medical Association has concluded that being overweight is protective against death.  How can this be accurate?  The answer: It isn’t.

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