"That is interesting that you don't notice any changes.You mentioned you are vegan- are you eating whole foods or processed foods? Any soy products?
That is when using a system based on types is helpful I think, just to have some guidelines in…"
"I agree with many of your suggestions Pat; however, I have one of the cleanest diets that I know and a skin issue is manifesting. Demetra, you asked how I knew about the corn chips and that is because it was the first time I ate them and then the…"
"I could not open the photos, the program wasn't recognized. Did the derm say anything about ichthyosis? That is a scaly type rash that often occurs on the legs.
Are you familiar with Ayurvedic medicine?
I also had acne as a teen (it was cystic…"
Holistic is a lifestyle to me. It involves creating well-being through natural methods and on all levels (spiritual, physical, emotional, etc.). It also means that all of these levels are interconnected and not separate and so affecting one ripples out to all parts of life.
How long have you been interested in holistic living?
About 10 years.
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