Say the words “mind-body connection” and most people assume you’re talking about the brain and its influence on their physical well-being. Others see the mind, or consciousness, differently – not as the servant of a material body but as its master. This column is an exploration of this very connection, a deeper understanding of which has the potential to make us all healthy, happy, and whole. You’re invited to join this exploration by offering your own comments on what increasing numbers of doctors, scientists, researchers, and Everyday Joes alike are beginning to agree is the undeniable connection between consciousness and health.
Recently we learned that organic food is not all it’s cracked up to be, proving once again that health trends are fickle at best. Is there anything we can rely on to improve health? Published 3:35 p.m. September 7, 2012 - Comments
Although it has yet to be acknowledged as an Olympic event, the marathon meditations being conducted by Tibetan monks is turning heads in the arena of modern medicine. Published 7:10 p.m. August 2, 2012 - Comments
No doubt Olympic athletes are the picture of health. But have you ever considered the health-inducing behavior of the millions of people watching the Games on TV? Published 8:31 p.m. July 29, 2012 - Comments
Eric Nelson has been published and featured in numerous newspapers, online publications, and radio talk programs. He speaks from years of experience in the mind-body field, especially as it relates to health. In addition, he is the media and legislative ...Read More
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Eric Nelson has been published and featured in numerous newspapers, online publications, and radio talk programs. He speaks from years of experience in the mind-body field, especially as it relates to health. In addition, he is the media and legislative spokesperson for Christian Science in Northern California and is a self-employed Christian Science practitioner. He’s also a huge baseball fan and loves riding his bike in the nearby Santa Cruz Mountains. You can find him at www.norcalcs.org.