distant healing


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distant healing

any of a variety of nonphysical efforts at healing, generally directed at a third person, with or without actual physical contact with the patient.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

absent healing

A non-medical term for:
(1) Prayer for the sick, see there.
(2) The alleged treatment of a patient through techniques—e.g., meditation, prayer, magic, spirit mediums or doctors, or telepathy—which allegedly transmitted to a distantly located patient; it is a type of faith healing, in which the healer projects “positive healing energy”.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Distant healing intention: Definitions and evolving guidelines for laboratory studies.
The breadth of subjects covered by the work of the Department reflects the diversity of complementary medicine and apart from clinical trials and systematic reviews on herbal medicine, acupuncture and homeopathy also included studies on distant healing, aromatherapy, reflexology as well as the controversial areas of publication bias and patient consultations via the internet.
J.V., the architect, said, 'Tisha can read the human aura accurately, do distant healing, talk to and see nonphysical beings, and harness crystal energy.'
Therapeutic modalities such as prayer, Healing Touch, shamanism, qigong, and transpersonal imagery are based on the premise that our spiritual connections and our oneness can be used to heal, and forms of distant healing can be found in almost all cultures.
The purpose of the experiment reported below was to explore various correlates or influences of distant healing, the most prominent being the effect of the earth's geomagnetic field (GMF) or its equivalent on both the participants (Ps) and the target system.
In addition to defining and explaining esoteric healing, Hopking writes with a practical emphasis enhanced with a profusion of illustrative diagrams, describes more than 40 circuit triangles, reveals a new understanding of disease (including how to approach cancer and other major planetary influences), shows how to heal from the soul level and work within the subtle bodies, covers the therapeutics and "pneumapharmacology" of esoteric healing, informatively discusses distant healing and self-healing, group meditation and healing mantrams.
I have done distant healing on some cases of headaches and bodily pains, sometimes even over the phone.
However, as best evidence he does include the California Pacific Medical Center's double-blind study of "distant healing" that does, indeed, lend itself to a psi interpretation.
Among the extraordinary mental powers that Jesus Christ demonstrated, as narrated in the Bible, are: telepathy, clairvoyance, psychic healing, precognition, psychic reading, distant healing, levitation, casting out evil spirits, alchemy, telekinesis and even teleportation.
However, changes possibly induced in biological systems when investigating certain parapsychological phenomena (e.g., mental influences, distant healing correction) may often remain beyond limits of sensitivity of the standard apparatus.
Although this experiment did not deal with naturally occurring conception, it suggests nonetheless that human fertility may respond to PK in the form of distant healing intentions and prayer.
She was known more widely for her work as an editorial board member of Alternative Therapies journal, a contributing columnist for Spirituality and Health magazine, a research associate of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, and an "out of the box" scientist whose research made distant healing a respected field of medicine.