TRAUMA GENESIS

TRAUMA GENESISBy Alexander Diaz, LAc, FMP In Functional Medicine, the nervous system is an important factor in the total health of a person.  When the nervous system is functioning well, cortisol levels stay within the optimum range.  This creates a series of...

WHAT IS HAPPENING IN THE WORLD

WHAT IS HAPPENING IN THE WORLDBy Alexander Diaz, LAc, FMP Every so often I feel the need to synthesize and understand the chaos that is unfolding in our global society.  As a father, I feel that it behooves me to be aware of the world situation, and make good...

DEALING WITH CLIMATE CHANGE

DEALING WITH CLIMATE CHANGEBy Alexander Diaz, LAc, FMP Thanks and blessing to all the brave souls supporting the healing of Tropical Storm Harvey’s damage in the Gulf States.  And warm compassion to the families suffering without food, water, shelter, and...

CHINESE GLOBAL HEGEMONY

CHINESE GLOBAL HEGEMONYBy Alexander Diaz, LAc, FMP Yesterday, many bemoaned the ascendance of Donald Trump to the position of U.S. President.  Today, millions of women and supporting men take to the streets in protest marches, concerned with the implications of...

CASCADIALOHA FUTURE

CASCADIALOHA FUTUREBy Alexander Diaz, LAc, FMP Our home grows steadily towards sustainability, peace, and public wellness.  From the mountains of British Colombia to the Bay Area in California, from the river sheds of Idaho to the Hawaiian Archipelago, wisdom and...

RETHINKING LONGEVITY

RETHINKING LONGEVITY By Alexander Diaz, LAc, FMP Longevity, including the number of years we live and the quality of that life, is so precious.  Persons of all ages benefit from nourishing their wellness to increase longevity.  Every human being is a healer; a gift to...