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Food aid for Community Health Workers in Africa - Harry van der Zee
Food aid for Community Health Workers in Africa - Harry van der Zee

This is an exceptional message about an exceptional situation that our African brothers and sisters, people like you and me, are in. Right now, life is difficult for many of us, but it is becoming almost impossible for a group of people close to my heart.

What is Social Prescribing?
What is Social Prescribing?

You may have heard the term ‘Social Prescribing’ but maybe you’re not sure what it means or what it does? Well, in a nutshell, it is the prescription by Doctors and health care specialists of activities and therapies in addition to, or as a substitute for the prescription of drugs or medical intervention. The core aim of Social Prescribing is to focus on the holistic health and wellbeing of a person. It is based on the premise that we all have unique talents to contribute to society and that contributing in itself benefits our overall health and wellbeing.

Introducing Cuddle Therapy
Introducing Cuddle Therapy

Nordic Cuddle is delighted to be the first company to accredit a cuddle therapy course with The CMA. In doing so, The CMA has brought onboard a new form of touch-therapy which is growing in popularity around the world.

Cytokine storm syndrome - how to stop it
Cytokine storm syndrome - how to stop it

The symptoms of cytokine storm syndrome can include high fever, enlarged spleen, excessive bleeding, low counts of all types of blood cells (red, white and platelets) and, potentially, multiple organ failures.

Meet the Fellows of The CMA

Our Fellows have given us some more information on their backgrounds and what they do - find out more here.

Doctors and Nurses Often Use Holistic Medicine for Themselves
Doctors and Nurses Often Use Holistic Medicine for Themselves

U.S. health care workers, especially doctors and nurses, use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) far more than do workers in other fields, according to a new study. CAM includes diverse therapies outside the realm of conventional medicine. Overall, 76 percent of health care workers report CAM usage, compared with 63 percent of the general working population.

Can you spot the difference? Neither can your immune system.
Can you spot the difference? Neither can your immune system.

Could microbes in our guts be sending out the wrong message?

Bionetics Ltd - What is Bio-resonance hair testing?
Bionetics Ltd - What is Bio-resonance hair testing?

Amanda and Richard Pilkington of Bionetics Ltd go into detail of what bio-resonance hair testing is and why it can be such a powerful tool for practitioners.

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