Month: November 2013

Divining for Water

Divining for Water By Edwin A. Noyes M.D. MPH, spiritsdeception@aol.com, enoyes5678@aol.com, 2011 Christopher Bird, in his book, The Divining Hand, tells of a miner and diviner of metals who would dowse with his arm outstretched and fist clenched. His arm… Read More ›

Secular Psychology “Science of the Soul”?

                                                                                                                                                 NOVEMBER 2013   Secular Psychology “Science of the Soul”? By Edwin A. Noyes M.D. MPH, spiritsdeception@aol.com, enoyes5678@aol.com, 2011 PART I   Near the time I was writing the finishing pages of the book Spiritu­alistic Deceptions in Health and… Read More ›

Mindfulness Meditation

  NOVEMBER 2013 Mindfulness Meditation By Edwin A. Noyes M.D. MPH, spiritsdeception@aol.com, enoyes5678@aol.com, 2011 Mindfulness meditation has captured the interest of the world in the field of psychology and stress management the past few years. Interest in it has swept… Read More ›

Hypnosis

NOVEMBER 2013   Hypnosis By Edwin A. Noyes M.D. MPH, spiritsdeception@aol.com, enoyes5678@aol.com, 2011   I once received a call from the hospital to come quickly to care for a lady who had been water skiing. She had fallen into the… Read More ›

Biofeedback

NOVEMBER 2013   Biofeedback By Edwin A. Noyes M.D. MPH, spiritsdeception@aol.com, enoyes5678@aol.com, 2011   A common medical complaint with which doctors are challenged is headaches. When a patient complained of such to me I would place my hand on the… Read More ›