Safe Medicine Program Upheld in Federal Court

Tuesday September 30th, 2014: A federal appeals court rejected a challenge by the pharmaceutical industry to Alameda County Safe Medicine Disposal Ordinance, the first in the nation to require drug manufacturers to pay disposal costs for consumers’ unused medications. The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said the county’s measure treats all […]

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Me and My Microbiome

As modern technological innovations are the direct outcome of scientific research, scientists can no longer afford to stand aloof from social problems….The scientist has convinced society that his efforts deserve to be generously supported because he has become one of its most effective servants. As a penalty for his dependence on public support and for […]

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The Alameda County Safe Drug Disposal Assessment

Through his work with Teleosis Institute, Dr. kreisberg helped launch the Alameda County Medication Disposal Initiative, in partnership with Supervisor Nate Miley and the Alameda County Senior Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Workgroup. This initiative aimed to develop safe, convenient and environmentally responsible medicine disposal sites throughout Alameda County. In August, Dr. Kreisberg completed an […]

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12 Practices of Optimal Healing: Meditation

We seem to be emotionally reactive around things like anger, shame, jealousy and envy- it’s like they happen to us.  The truth is we choose these reactions, and with practice and insight we can make entirely different choices when circumstances arise. – Junpo Roshi I just sat through a few days of acute illness. Call […]

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Coaching Corner: Integrative Medicine or Integral Health Coaching?

Integrative medicine or Integral health coaching–is there a difference? Indeed, there is. For many people, medicine is essential for healing.  Chronic and acute conditions require the breath of an conventional and integrative medical approaches.  In my practice, this includes nutritional medicine, homeopathy, chiropractic and craniosacral therapy.  These practices all seek to restore the body’s pathological limitations. […]

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