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'Biofield of Dreams' Offers New Way of Seeing the Body

To culminate his tenure as an Institute Scholar, Richard Hammerschlag, PhD, delivered a Capstone presentation: "Biofield of Dreams: Energy Physiology as a Basis for Integrative Health." You can watch the video here.

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Students Dish on Mission Thrive Summer

VIDEO: The pilot of Mission Thrive Summer, our program for Baltimore City ninth and tenth graders with Real Food Farm, wrapped up a few weeks ago. See what students had to say about their experience planting, harvesting cooking, practicing yoga, and learning about the food system.

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Joey's Mom on Mission Thrive Summer

One of the joys of Mission Thrive Summer has been hearing from participants' families about growth they've seen in their youngster. Here's what Joey's mother had to say: “Before, he would only eat tomatoes if they were on a sandwich. He never ate fruit. Now he loves to sample things, and that's what's important. He's willing to try things."

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Food as Medicine in the Real World

Thanks to popular demand, we presented an encore of Dr. Chris D'Adamo's outstanding wellness talk "Food as Medicine in the Real World." A nutritional researcher, Dr. D'Adamo explained the science behind food's medicinal properties and how to use this knowledge to improve our well-being.

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Institute Hosts Think Tank to Advance Bioregulatory Medicine

The Institute collaborated with Heel, one of the world’s leading developers of modern homeopathic medications, to hold a two-day think tank on bioregulatory medicine (BRM) at the Institute’s headquarters.

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Reformation of a 'Junk Food King'

Walking the halls of his Baltimore high school with a backpack full of goodies, Damonte was known as the “junk food king.” But eventually his habits caught up with him. His doctor told him he had high blood pressure.

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What Integrative Medicine Can Learn from Corporate Mergers

Blending two cultures, even in the best of circumstances, can be challenging. This international forum identified solutions for merging the distinctly different cultures of complementary and conventional medicine in a health care setting.

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A Path Emerges: a Green Road update

The radiance of today’s volunteer team more than took the edge off the cold for the last our Green Road Saturdays in 2012. Our 20 volunteers came care of the Yellow Ribbon Fund, led by Executive Director Mark Robbins. They included a dozen middle school students from Our Lady of Good Counsel School.

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