The medical ideas and practices of the Ancient Greeks are typically attributed to the father of Greek medicine, Hippocrates.   Hippocrates represents the collective cultural elite of Ancient Greece and not one man. The theories that evolved were attributed to him as a solitary man, but instead should be seen as representing a number of Medical Philosophers.     The roots of modern medicine lie in the Western Mediterranean.…
The world of Natural Medicine is based on teachings passed along over the centuries. Ancient Healers used plants to balance inner chemistry and daily activity provided the stimulus for self-healing.      Today, molecular biology and pharmaceutical science are the pillars of medicine.       The physician today, must be and is, a very good scientist.   Doctors must be good at science, not empathy to succeed at school.   While our…
  This program is based on intense exercise and colorful nutrition. It differs from all other diets by its inclusion of exercise as a required component.  Exercise is the single most important ingredient of a healthy diet. Those who exercise are healthier than those who don’t.   In addition to fueling exercise, plants are natural methods to minimize the pain and inflammation that result from exercise. As opposed to pharmaceutical…