Holism & Health
is silent Music.
Video: The Fundamentalism of Medicine
Dr. Diamond discusses the transformation of medicine into a more mechanical modality, with a corresponding loss in empathy, holistic thinking – and aesthetic sense!
See more videos by Dr Diamond on his YouTube channel.Read More »
Video: Singing and Surgery
Dr. Diamond discusses using the power of music, innate in us all, to help transcend traumatic experiences such as surgery.
Based on these insights, Dr. Diamond has written a remarkable book of the same title, to encourage others to view surgery as a spiritual, transcendental experience, rather than one rooted in fear and anxiety.Read More »
“Your Heart: Friend or Enemy?”
The cardiologist proclaimed that his most important role was to allay each patient’s fear of his heart – of being attacked by it.
I’ve long advised suffers to listen to their hearts – and give thanks.Read More »
“The Healer and the God Within” The Photographer as Healer must first have found God in himself to then find God in the subject. Read More »
“What Is Holism?”
I saw eternity the other night
Like a great ring of pure and endless light,
All calm as it was bright.
HENRY VAUGHNLet us start by considering the origin of the word holism. When you consult the Oxford English Dictionary you make a surprising discovery. Holism is a very new word. It has only been in recorded existence since 1926, being coined by a remarkable man, Jan Christian Smuts. Read More »