While the natural beauty of the Rajasthan landscape was certainly an attractive feature, for Shannon, this trip to India would not include camel rides through the desert or lounging about in colourful saris drinking chai. Instead they would head straight to the dusty, windswept, unpaved streets of the rural villages where many families live in rundown, hand-built shacks with little to no access to modern healthcare. Days would be spent seeing patients in make-shift clinics at various health camps, treating patients out of the Bedla clinic, learning about traditional herbal medicine wildcrafting and preparation as well as interacting and exchanging knowledge with the Gunis about health concerns and traditional treatment practices that exist in the area.
Hemp is a reasonably new player in the market of nutritional foods. It shows great promise as a rich source of quality, digestible protein and fatty acids, particularly for vegetarian and vegans. Clinically, Hemp best suits consumers looking for a high quality and nutrient-dense protein source of plant origin. It’s ideal for people with allergies and intolerances to other protein alternatives, such as dairy and soy
Mindful-based practices have origins and traditions that date back centuries. We are now beginning to see a growing body of scientific research validating the efficacy of meditative and yogic practice for a range of medical conditions including; anxiety, depression, mental health and stress management
To understand the deep underpinnings of biophilia, and its manifestation in today’s culture, we need to acknowledge that, for the vast majority of human existence, the natural landscape provided the resources necessary for human survival. The sun provided warmth and light as well as information about time of day. Flowers and seasonal vegetation provided food, materials and medicinal treatments. Large trees provided shelter from the midday sun and places to sleep at night. Rivers provided water for drinking and bathing
He makes the whole body fit together perfectly. As each part does its own special work, it helps the other parts grow, so that the whole body is healthy and growing and full of love.