True Health starts with the activation of Life Energy, the Healing Power within.

Welcome to the website of John Diamond, M.D.

For almost fifty years Dr. Diamond (1934-2021) was a pioneer in the field of holistic healing. His work offers a powerful approach to health and life based around the concept of Life Energy, the Healing Power within. It combines a wide array of medical, cultural, spiritual and philosophical practices into an integrated, dynamic whole.

On this website you can learn about Dr. Diamond’s work, life, and his approach to many topics relating to holistic health.


—Reflections of a Healer

“Creativity and the Embrace of Life”

The ultimate test of every act of creativity: Does it help you to enthusiastically, passionately, whole-heartedly and gratefully Embrace all your life? This, I believe, is the basic Purpose of all the arts—and thus should be the basic Intention of every artist.

What do I mean by “Embrace”? The word is derived from the Greek brakhion, meaning the upper arm, hence brachial and brassiere.

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“Music and Mothering”

Throughout the ages music has been associated with mothering. The first sounds the baby hears are those of his mother – her breathing, her pulse and of course her voice transmitted to him through his watery environment. He is in a sea of pulsation, all generated by the mother.

In the outer world when he is on her belly and at her breast, he still hears her pulsations and especially her voice.

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“The Importance of the Hara”

I believe if a person could spend his whole waking time being aware of his hara – as is taught in some Eastern religions – his life would be so different. He’d always have his own identity. No-one could push him off course. Nothing would really affect him, and all his negativities would be superficial.

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