Monthly Archives: November 2010

Mind/Body Medicine and the NICABM Conference

My very first experience with mind/body medicine that I really noticed happened in 1968 or so in young Dr. Schwartz’s office in Kansas. I went in to see old Dr. Schwartz, but he had brought in his son for vacation … Continue reading

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I’m thankful

Sitting around the table yesterday with my dear immediate family, I realized that I am also grateful to you, dear readers. In spite of the highly personal nature of this website, subscribers have continued to grow. Some Russian and Polish … Continue reading

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Getting whole; the rest of the story after Rolfing® SI

In the olden days, we didn’t have to worry about fitness. I had a little taste of those times when I visited my Grandmother Emily in DeLeon Tx. On earlier visits she had still had chickens and a garden, which … Continue reading

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Can our bodies “play” for us? Core thoughts

Back in my immediate past life, when I was busy being a musician, I had the good fortune to spend a summer in John Paynter’s Northwestern University band. This was in his heyday, the ’70’s. He had enormous authority, but … Continue reading

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Study: Neck pain and range of motion improved by Rolfing® standard basic series

Helen James, a California Rolfer™ who has been mentioned in this blog before related to her work with ice skaters, has completed a study based on measurements she made with her clients. She has been busy in her “retirement” from … Continue reading

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