Glossary of Terms
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We have made a conscious decision to include a glossary of Terms and Practices in our guide. The definitions come from a variety of sources as well as from the businesses that are listed here.
Integrative Healthcare reaffirms the importance of the relationship between practitioner and patient, focuses on the whole person, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapeutic approaches, healthcare professionals and disciplines to achieve optimal health and healing.
Intuitive science is the study of intuition, how we engage it, how to measure it and to gain evidence of its existence in our lives as a tool for personal development, decision making and protection.
Massage reduces symptoms associated with most health challenges. Massage increases circulation, reduces aches and pains, anxiety and inflammation. Each massage session can be customized to best support your natural healing process.
Meditation is a precise technique for resting the mind and attaining a state of consciousness that is totally different from the normal waking state. It is the means for fathoming all the levels of ourselves and finally experiencing the center of consciousness within. Meditation is not a part of any religion; it is a science, which means that the process of meditation follows a particular order, has definite principles, and produces results that can be verified.
I Honor the Divine in You. Nama/Namah/Namas means to offer reverence, or to offer respect, or to bow in a humble way. Te means unto. This implies Unto you I offer my reverence. This is a common greeting to show each other a deeper level of respect and can also be used upon departing.
The organic movement broadly refers to the organizations and individuals involved worldwide in the promotion of organic farming and other organic products. It started around the first half of the 20th century, when modern large-scale agricultural practices began to appear.