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I enjoyed listening/watching. I agree with all the points spoken about. I live by the saying look to the positive. I say this because it's so easy to focus on the negative and much harder to focus on the positives.

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Family Constellations is a fantastic (relatively) new approach for treating mental health issues and general life problems, and could to some degree replace psychotherapy.

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Spend time around untreated dirt/soil, trees, streams

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"Why don’t people do regular maintenance and optimization on their body, mind and spirit?"

The cheapest one is meditation. Zazen is my favourite.

The list you provided is extensive and all of the described are expensive practices. Not everyone have the pockets to use it regularly.

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The most important part that this list is missing is neuroplasticity. If you have a chronic illness your are living in a state of survival (fight/flight). If you don't learn to get yourself out of that state and into the parasympathic you can use all these "treatments" or "therapies" and still not heal. Chronic Illness = Limbic System Impairment. Rewiring your brain is the key to healing. Then you don't need all these "treatments" or "therapies" You can do things for health maintenance but the brain can heal most everything (probably 99% of stuff someone is told they have). I healed from a 23 year debilitating illness, was given all the labels. Programs teach you how to heal yourself. I did Dynamic Neural Training System. DNRS. These are skills and tools you use for the rest of your life. There are even Neuro coaches to help you learn these life long skills so you don't get a chronic illness.

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I will be in touch, James, as soon as I can (many urgent priorities here).

We absolutely share this mission, I take it seriously.

For now, just a few modalities I didn't see when I scanned your (excellent) list.

- fasting

- ketogenic and carnivore diet

- metabolic conditioning (intense exercise)

- HBOT hyperbaric oxygen therapy

- plant medicine/psychedlic/entheogenic/empathogenic therapies and ceremonies

- silence/darkness retreats

I'll be looking to expand this list in future, but wanted to contribute what I could think of off-the-cuff now :) Thanks for the great work and mission, I look forward to connecting when we can!

By the way, are you on LinkedIn? I would love to connect there, I've begun networking with some very worthwhile health-and-freedom people there.

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I posted this earlier today. Practical Self-Healing Insight - RIFE, Autophagy, Energy and Frequency: https://talknet.substack.com/p/practical-self-healing-insight-rife

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dear james,

i am interested in your health optimization program and have run quantum & integrative wellness centres for 25 years and therefore have most protocols and teach in as well.

let me know how i can help- also i do several lesser known therapies and modalities- sample brochure attached below and presently instruct for ryan williams long time developer of quantum bioscan app bio feedbacks.

:karenann ( klanmother13@gmail.com)

https://www.facebook.com/karen.a.macdonald.1 https://x.com/klanmother13 https://rumble.com/search/all?q=karen%20macdonald

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There's definitely a place for all these in a free system, although I admittedly have never heard of many of the items you've suggested. It's so complete that I'll have to think awhile for anything else to add.

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AWESOME! "Coincidentally," I felt called to more thoroughly research this as well. :) Your list had quite a few I didn't know about - thank you! Here's my list - 78 so far. I'm almost done with an Overview, Rationale, Techniques and Uses summary for each, plus an associated vocabulary list of 127 words to cover associated concepts such as "electromagnetic spectrum," "invasive procedure" and terms that are synonyms. This is currently located on my work site that is membership only but I'll be sure to get a free version out when it's complete.



Alexander Technique

Allopathic Medicine

Applied Kinesiology / Muscle Testing

Aromatherapy, Essential Oils

Art Therapy, Music Therapy, Dance

Ayurvedic Medicine

Biofeedback, Neurofeedback

Bowen Therapy


CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy)

Chelation Therapy


Cold Water Therapy

Colonics / Colon Hydrotherapy

Color / Light Therapy

Cranio-Sacral Therapy



Ear Candling


EFT Tapping

EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing)

Enzyme Therapy

Fasting, Intermittent Fasting

Feldenkrais Method

Flower Essence Therapy / Bach Flower Remedies

Forest Bathing / Shinrin-Yoku / Being in Nature

Functional Medicine

German New Medicine (GNM)


Herbal Medicine / Herbology / Traditional Medicine


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy


Integrative Health

Journaling, Speedwriting, Nondominant Handwriting

Limbic System Therapy / Limbic Retraining

Magnetic Field Therapy / Electromagnetic Field Therapy / Magnetotherapy / PEMF

Massage Therapy

Meditation, MBSR, Mindfulness



Naturopathic Medicine

Oil Pulling / Gandusha Kriya


Osteopathic Medicine / Osteopathy

Ozone Therapy / Other Oxidizing Agents

Pharmaceutical Drugs

Physical Therapy

Psychedelic Medicine

Qi Gong

Red Light Therapy



Relaxation, Alert Rest, Restorative Yoga

Rolfing Structural Integration

Sauna, Infrared Sauna, Heat Therapy

Shamanic Healing

Somatic Experiencing


Sound Healing



Sweat Lodge

Tai Chi

TCM / Traditional Chinese Medicine

Thai Massage

Therapeutic Touch

Touch for Health

Trager Approach

Tui Na

Vibrational Healing

Visualization / Guided Imagery


Yoga Nidra, iRest

Yoga Therapy

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Valiant James! Very encouraging.

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Totally agree

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What about Win Hof breathing methods? Breathwork in general can be very healing and powerful.

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