Body & Soul this week as we
journey to some remarkable places where people come seeking spiritual
and physical health.
Before turning fourteen, Nathaniel Baldwin had undergone chemotherapy
and a bone marrow transplant. Although his doctors told him his leukemia
was in remission, he was left debilitated. His quest for complete health
led him and his family to the Paracelsus Clinic in Switzerland. Nestled
at the foot of the Alps, this clinic practices a treatment philosophy
called biological medicine that puts health care back in the hands of
One of the principal doctors at the Paracelsus Clinic, Dr. Rau spoke
with series creator Gail Harris, about an approach to healthcare that
integrates natural therapies from European, Ayurvedic and Asian medical
traditions in order to treat the patient, not just the disease.
Finally, we journey to the ancient city of Tikal. Located deep in the
Guatemalan jungle, it was the sacred home to the Mayan people, and remains
one of the most powerful spiritual centers on earth.
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