Biosis #49: Finding a World of Blessings, Outer Environment/Inner Environment & A New Book on Biological Dentistry

The Winter 2015 issue of Biosis, our quarterly newsletter, is now online. In this issue: JoAnne’s Motivational Minute: Finding a World of Blessings If you’ve been getting our newsletter for a while, you know about my sometime struggles to turn out this column. Deadlines seem to come faster and faster. And sometimes topics do, too! …

The Terrain-Centered Paradigm, Part 3

By Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN A slightly different version of this post was published in Biosis #36 (February 2012 ) Before we continue, I encourage you again to read – or re-read my short (and free) e-book How Illness Happens: An Introduction to the Biological Terrain, which introduces concepts that underlie the rest of …

The Terrain-Centered Paradigm, Part 2

By Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN Originally published in Biosis #33 (May 2011) The idea that “germs” cause disease was developed in the 1880s by French chemist and microbiologist Louis Pasteur. It was a radical notion. Going against a large body of research, Pasteur’s theory insisted that microbes cause change but don’t change themselves. The …

The Terrain-Centered Paradigm, Part 1

Which Comes First, the Pathogenic Microbe or the Disordered Terrain? By Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN Originally posted in Biosis #33 (May 2011) What tomorrow’s children are to bewill be determined by what today’s parents-to-bechoose to be. – S. Colleen Graham Your life starts to take shape long before you’re born, influenced by things like …

Biosis #41: Ending the Procrastination Blues, Acid / Alkaline pH Body Balance & More

The August 2013 issue of Biosis, our quarterly newsletter, is now online. In this issue: JoAnne’s Motivational Minute: Ending the Procrastination Blues Yes, for all I’ve absorbed about planning and motivation and time management, I still seem to have a little problem with procrastination. And distractions. Like the quote on my page-a-day calendar that I …

Biosis #39: Living with Intention, Reading the Terrain, & More!

    The February 2013 issue of Biosis, our quarterly newsletter, is now online. In this issue: JoAnne’s Motivational Minute: Living Life Like You Really Mean It “When you arise in the morning,” wrote Marcus Aurelius, “think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to …