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Just Breathe—Here are the Four Steps to Start Your Breathwork Practice

If you are looking to address symptoms related to your health concerns, sometimes all you need to do is breathe. Breathwork is a practice and/or therapeutic intervention that involves consciously exerting control over breathing patterns to address mental, physical and spiritual health concerns. Controlling one’s breathing helps focus the mind, detach oneself from immediate reactions to […]

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Category Archive: Home, Nutrition, Patients, Resources

How to Properly Manage Your Lupus Nephritis

Lupus nephritis is inflammation of the kidney that is caused by an autoimmune disease. Symptoms include swelling and pain in the legs, ankles, feet or less frequently, the hands and face. Other symptoms include weight gain, high blood pressure, dark or foamy urine and may vary based on the day or person. In this episode, […]

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Category Archive: Healing Tools, Providers, Resources, Uncategorized

Healing Tool Series: Empirical Dietary Inflammatory Index

An index to assesses diet quality based on its inflammatory potential. “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Providers This tool was created by: Researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Brigham and Women’s […]

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Healing Tool Series: The Patient Revolution

A website to help patients get better healthcare by talking to their doctors about their lives and goals. “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Patients and their family members This tool was created by: Knowledge and […]

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Healing Tool Series: Minimally Disruptive Medicine

A theory-based approach to care for complex patients focused on a patient’s life and health goals and providing the smallest treatment burden that is effective “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Providers  This tool was […]

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Healing Tool Series: Starting the Conversation on Diet

A brief screening instrument designed for non-dietitians in clinical practices for assessing patients’ diet and guiding nutritional counseling. “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Providers This tool was created by: The Center for Health Promotion and […]

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Healing Tool Series: Personalized Care Planning for Medically Complex Patients in Primary Care

Journal article about using personalized care plan to improve care for medically complex, high-need patients. “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Providers This tool was created by:Samuel T. Edwards, MD, MPH, David A. Dorr, MD, […]

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Category Archive: Healing Tools, Nutrition, Providers, Resources, Uncategorized

Healing Tool Series: Matching the Right Diet to the Right Patient

A therapeutic diet guide for patients with various chronic conditions or diseases. “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Providers This tool was created by: Medscape SUMMARY What is this tool for? Conflicting nutrition studies and inadequate […]

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Healing Tools Series: Managing Behavioral Health Issues in Primary Care: Six Five-Minute Tools

Practical five-minute strategies for family physicians to support patients with depression, anxiety and other behavioral health issues “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Providers: CME available This tool was created by: Michelle D. Sherman, PhD, Laura […]

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Healing Tool Series: NIH National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health Clinical Practice Guidelines

Clinical practice guidelines focused on, or containing information about, complementary, alternative, and integrative medicine. “Healing Tools” summaries are a collection of evidence-based resources to help providers and patients use integrative health approaches to improve health and wellbeing. This tool is for: Providers This tool was created by: NIH National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health SUMMARY What […]

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