sexta-feira, 25 de fevereiro de 2011

Curso de Reiki na Unisinos

O Reiki é uma técnica que alia simplicidade, amor, eficácia, harmonia e cura. Você conquista equilíbrio interno, libertando-se de preocupações, ansiedade, medos e auxilia outras pessoas. A partir do momento em que se torna um canal de reiki, você se torna capaz de mudar a sua vida. Venha conhecer esta técnica oriental, holística e milenar ensinada por Sensei Mikao Usui, meados do século XIX, e hoje ao teu alcance. Mude tua sintonia e descubra como a energia reiki pode mudar a sua vida.
Realização: de 6/5 a 11/6/2011
Horário: sextas e sábados, das 8h30 às 12h30, e das 14h às 17h
Carga Horária:
28 horas
Local: Área de Ciências da Saúde
Av. Unisinos, 950 - São Leopoldo/RS


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  MINISTRANTE

José Antonio CamargoReiki Máster Usui System, pela Satya Reiki Comunnion Universidade do Reiki, Poone – India. Massoterapeuta, Iridólogo e Renacedor pela Telendrama , Escola de Massoterapia e Terapias Naturais – Feplan -RS.


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Fonte: recebido por e-mail da ArtFlor em 17 Fev 2011
 

Cientista afirma ter teletransportado moléculas de DNA

Cientista afirma ter teletransportado moléculas de DNA

Com informações da New Scientist - 17/01/2011
Cientista afirma ter feito teletransporte de DNA
O experimento mostraria que uma molécula de DNA pode transmitir as informações que contém, por meio de campos eletromagnéticos, para células distantes e até mesmo para a água. [Imagem: Site Inovação Tecnológica/Konrad Summers/Projeto Genoma Humano]
Teletransporte de DNA
Seu nome é Luc Montagnier e sua biografia pode ser resumida a um feito único: ele ganhou o Prêmio Nobel de Medicina em 2008, por ajudar a demonstrar a conexão entre o HIV e a AIDS.
Montagnier agora está sacudindo as bases do mundo acadêmico com uma alegação absolutamente inesperada: ele afirma ter "teletransportado" as informações de moléculas de DNA.
"Se os resultados estiverem corretos," comentou Jeff Reimers, químico da Universidade de Sidnei, na Austrália, "isso será um dos experimentos mais significativos feitos nos últimos 90 anos, e exigirá uma reavaliação de todo o quadro conceitual da química moderna."
Nesta altura dos acontecimentos, a expressão "se os resultados estiverem corretos" está tendo mais ênfase entre os outros cientistas do que o alegado teletransporte de DNA, que poderá ter um impacto, na verdade, muito além da química.
O problema é que o artigo ainda não foi aceito para publicação por uma revista revisada pelos pares de Montagnier.
E, a julgar pela recente controvérsia de uma bactéria com jeitão alienígena, anunciada com estardalhaço pela NASA e depois largamente contestada por outros cientistas, o processo de avaliação desse artigo deverá levar mais tempo do que o normal.
Teletransporte quântico
Montagnier e seus colegas alegam ter feito um experimento que mostra que uma molécula de DNA pode transmitir as informações que contém, por meio de campos eletromagnéticos, para células distantes e até mesmo para a água.
Mais do que isso, o Prêmio Nobel afirma que enzimas podem tomar esse "carimbo" remoto de DNA por um DNA real, copiando-o para produzir a coisa real - o que faria do experimento uma espécie de teletransporte quântico da molécula de DNA.
O experimento consiste em dois tubos de ensaio, próximos mas separados fisicamente, colocados dentro de uma bobina de cobre, sujeitos a um campo eletromagnético fraco de frequência extremamente baixa, de apenas 7 hertz.
O conjunto é isolado do campo magnético natural da Terra, para evitar interferências.
O primeiro tubo contém um fragmento de DNA com cerca de 100 pares de base. O segundo tubo contém água pura.
Depois de um período que variou de 16 a 18 horas, o conteúdo dos dois tubos de ensaio foram submetidos à reação em cadeia da polimerase (PCR), o método rotineiramente usado para amplificar quantidades traço de DNA, usando enzimas para fazer inúmeras cópias do material original.
Foi aí que o mais surpreendente aconteceu: o fragmento de DNA foi aparentemente recuperado dos dois tubos de ensaio, incluindo aquele que só deveria conter água.
A maldição da diluição
Para incomodar ainda mais os cientistas mais conservadores, aqueles que se incomodam com resultados controversos, e que geralmente se colocam prontamente contra qualquer nova descoberta que possa abalar o "edifício da ciência", o DNA somente é teletransportado com sucesso depois que a solução original de DNA passa por diversos ciclos de diluição.
Diluição lembra homeopatia, e "cientistas céticos" - o termo é absolutamente sem sentido, mas há vários acadêmicos que se autodenominam assim -, cientistas céticos odeiam a homeopatia, argumentando que ela não possui bases científicas, e trabalham duro para desacreditá-la.
No experimento de teletransporte, em cada ciclo, a amostra original, do tubo número 1, foi diluída 10 vezes, e o DNA fantasma, do tubo número 2, só pode ser recuperado quando a amostra original é diluída entre sete e 12 vezes.
O teletransporte não funcionou nas super diluições usadas na homeopatia.
Vários cientistas ouvidos pela revista britânica New Scientist mostraram-se céticos quanto aos resultados.
Mas é difícil imaginar que a equipe de um pesquisador agraciado com o Prêmio Nobel seja ingênua a ponto de divulgar uma pesquisa tão controversa sem tomar todos os cuidados metodológicos necessários.
Cientista afirma ter feito teletransporte de DNA
O fragmento de DNA foi aparentemente recuperado dos dois tubos de ensaio, incluindo aquele que só deveria conter água. [Imagem: Montagnier et al.]
Ondas eletromagnéticas do DNA
Segundo o rascunho do artigo, os físicos da equipe sugerem que o DNA emite ondas eletromagnéticas de baixa frequência, que transmitem a estrutura da molécula para a água.
Essa estrutura, alegam eles, é preservada e amplificada por meio de efeitos de coerência quântica. Como a estrutura imita o formato do DNA original, as enzimas do processo PCR tomam-na pelo próprio DNA e, de alguma forma, usam-na como modelo para construir moléculas que coincidem com o DNA transmitido.
Mas se Montagnier e seus colegas não conseguiram de fato fazer o teletransporte do DNA, então o que eles descobriram?
"Os experimentos biológicos parecem intrigantes, e eu não posso desacreditá-los," disse Greg Scholes, da Universidade de Toronto, no Canadá, que demonstrou no ano passado que os efeitos quânticos ocorrem em plantas.
Klaus Gerwert, da Universidade Ruhr, na Alemanha, que estuda as interações entre a água e as moléculas biológicas, mostra preocupação quanto à persistência do fenômeno: "É difícil entender como a informação pode ser armazenada na água em uma escala de tempo maior do que picossegundos."
Memória da água
Em 1988, o cientista francês Jacques Benveniste publicou um artigo na revista Nature, onde ele e seus colegas afirmavam demonstrar que a água tinha memória.
Em seu experimento, a atividade de anticorpos humanos era retida em soluções tão diluídas que não poderiam conter quaisquer moléculas de anticorpos - o que estatisticamente também ocorre na homeopatia.
Frente a um enorme ceticismo, a revista convocou um "caçador de mitos" para averiguar a questão, que concluiu que os resultados eram "uma ilusão", gerada por um experimento mal projetado.
Em 1991, Benveniste repetiu seu experimento sob condições duplo cego e obteve novamente os resultados que demonstraram inicialmente a alegada "memória da água".
Contudo, nem a Nature e nem a Science aceitaram o novo artigo para publicação.
Desacreditado, o pesquisador foi expulso de seu instituto sob a alegação de haver manchado a reputação da instituição.
Benveniste morreu em 2004.
Única saída
O que se espera agora é que o experimento de Montagnier e seus colegas seja avaliado pelos seus pares com a isenção necessária - sem ser condenado previamente, sobretudo por conter a palavra maldita - "diluição".
Para isso, um único caminho pode ser trilhado: laboratórios independentes devem repetir os experimentos e checar os resultados.
Bibliografia:

DNA waves and water
L. Montagnier, J. Aissa, E. Del Giudice, C. Lavallee, A. Tedeschi, G. Vitiello
Nature
23 Dec 2010
Vol.: 333, 816 - 818
DOI: 10.1038/333816a0
http://arxiv.org/abs/1012.5166

Human basophil degranulation triggered by very dilute antiserum against IgE
E. Davenas, F. Beauvais, J. Amara, M. Oberbaum, B. Robinzon, A. Miadonnai, A. Tedeschi, B. Pomeranz, P. Fortner, P. Belon, J. Sainte-Laudy, B. Poitevin, J. Benveniste
Nature
30 June 1988

Fonte recebido por e-mail da Artflor em 11 fev 2011

TERAPIA FLORAL FAZ DIFERENÇA NO S.O.S À TRAGÉDIA SERRANA

Abaixo está a reprodução de e-mail recebido do grupo da ArtFlor. Exemplo de solidariedade!






Amig@s,

Tem sido mesmo impressionante o poder regenerativo das essências florais e a integração do nosso trabalho - um grupo de terapeutas voluntárias agraciadas com senso de oportunidade e eficência - em todo este episódio da tragédia da tromba dágua que se desencadeou sobre a região serrana do Rio de Janeiro / verão 2010-2011. Esta atuação terapêutica emergencial e solidária tem merecido destaque e reconhecimento tanto das instituições públicas municipais e estaduais como das entidades florais internacionais. Aqui em nossa comunidade não houve nenhum suicídio e nenhum caso de internação psquiátrica como ocorreu nas outras cidade.



Vários sistemas florais do mundo - e aqui do nosso Brasil - têm colaborado com doações materiais e energéticas e assim nos ajudado a ajudar de forma organizada e profícua. A atitude de centralização e difusão da ConaFlor e da RioFlor mobilizou do sentir ao agir mostrando que o sistema de cura apresentado ao mundo pelo Dr.Bach é de grande valia para os momentos de crise coletiva e desespero individual quando a Alma precisa reencontrar o caminho para suas vibrações  mais elevadas.
Sinto-me realizada em fazer parte deste grupo e ter a oportunidade de cumprir minha missão.

Segue abaixo a matéria sobre esse feito publicada no jornal on line da FES (Florais Californianos).
bjs a todos,
Dhanzinha



Volunteer therapists (l. to r.): Silvia Cebrian, Vera Gondim,, Julieta Stenzel. Simone Rocha, Maria Luiza Lacerda, Celina Soares, Flavia Andriollo
Editor’s note: This is a report written by Vera Gondim, a flower essence practitioner and teacher in Brazil. After the devastating and disastrous floods in the country, she and an already well-organized social service group of flower essence practitioners went to deliver flower essence therapy to those in need of emotional support.
One excellent outcome of all this good work on the part of the flower essence therapists was that they were asked to maintain a permanent presence at the Centre for Citizenship in the Valley of Cuiabá; they received overwhelming support from the doctors, nurses, physiotherapists and social workers with whom they had worked doing emergency care.
This report has been edited and shaped for presentation, with translation and other help from Ruth Toledo Altschuler.




We had an important meeting in Friburgo, with individuals representing the municipalities affected, the State and the Federal Government. We received this invitation in light of the testimony of the Coordinator of Mental Health of Petrópolis, Célia Maria Machado, at the last meeting, which stated that the situation in Petropolis is very calm, thanks to the performance of a team of Volunteer Flower Essence Practitioners, who are doing an effective job of caring for the victims.
There were altogether seven therapists from Petropolis, one from Areal (one of the municipalities that we are supporting), five therapists from Rio (representatives Rioflor and of CONAFLOR, and UFRJ, the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) and one from Friburgo.
Our coordinator of Mental Health for the Municipality of Petrópolis gave an explanation of what is happening in the city, and how important Flower Essence Therapy has been in caring for the victims through the organized and efficient work offered by the team of Volunteer Flower Essence Practitioners that was created.

Rosangela Teixeira
Rosangela Teixeira
Rosangela Teixeira (at right), president of Rioflor, spoke about Flower Essence Therapy and the help and support that this work has received from and through Rioflor, with national and international practitioners, researchers and supporters sending help from all over Brazil. Rioflor had a very special role in backing all this work as an entity representing Flower Essence Practitioners. They have helped to organize the activities, the donations, meetings in different areas also struck by the disaster, giving support, and connecting all the volunteers.
Jurema Gouvea spoke representing UFRJ, and Lizete de Paula spoke as a representative of CONAFLOR, noting the approval of a State Law, in which Flower Essence Therapy now has its place.
Flower essence therapy is officially recognized in Brazil
Vera Gondim
Vera Gondim
On behalf of the group of Volunteer Flower Essence Practitioners of Petropolis, I (Vera Gondim at left) initially gave an explanation showing that Flower Essence Therapy is highly structured in Brazil: we have class representative bodies at national, provincial and municipal levels. Flower Essence Therapy has its place in University Courses (IBEHE and USP, S. Paulo, UERJ initially, and later at UFRJ, in Rio). It is also part of the Graduate Course in Nursing at USP, the São Paulo University, the most respected in the country. It also officially was inserted in the SUS (public health service) as a  Complementary Therapy, by State Law, submitted by state Rep. Pandeló Agnes (Lizete distributed a copy of the Official Paper in which laws were announced).
I explained that at the time of the calamity in Petropolis, Flower Essence Therapy was already perfectly organized and active, with a whole infrastructure of volunteer service set up and functioning, offering social care work since 1993, having done 7,463 sessions in recent years. It is an activity that has been entirely self-sustaining, using only a volunteer workforce of flower essence practitioners. This service is maintained through donations, that allow for the preparation of essences for all the children involved in the programs. For over a decade, there has been an informal partnership between the city and this service, with referrals of students in public schools for treatment by the Flower Essence Therapy Assistance Center for the People. This has been functioning for over 10 years in a space offered by the Franciscan Order of Petropolis within the Pastoral Health Clinic.
Flower essence practitioner Celina Soares
helping a nursing mother

Mobilization efforts are quick due to existing, organized volunteer flower essence practitioners
The fact that this network of social service already existed and had been in operation for 18 years has allowed for a rapid deployment of therapists for immediate assistance to the victims of the disaster that happened in the mountain region 28 days ago. In just 15 days, the group of Volunteer Flower Essence Practitioners of Petropolis has been able to offer service to 956 individuals.
Our current team, especially assembled for the calamity, has 21 therapists that were divided into groups with the following tasks: proper sterilization of dropper bottles, preparation of flower essence combinations, seeing people at the Centre for Citizenship, in shelters and care homes that welcomed the homeless, as well as offering care in other cities (Areal, São José do Vale do Rio Preto, and eventually Sumidouro). In order to help the ones farther a field, we are now starting to provide pre-prepared combinations for Teresopolis, where there is shortage of local practitioners available to work in the region (there are only two therapists working in that area). In fifteen days, about 1,300 bottles of flower essence combinations have been prepared.
We received donations of bottles, labels, preservative and essences, with the help of a true international network, which came together in the light of these events.
Supplies donated for the relief effort
We're offering help to rescue volunteers and caregivers in general (from tractor drivers, that have been unearthing bodies of missing people, to staff that is part of the teams recovering bodies, doctors, nurses, health workers, social workers, municipal guards, officers of the Air Force and Army). We have also offered care to children and adults as well as homeless animals.
Flower essence practitioner Angelica Andrade
helping a young woman survivor.
To illustrate the nature of the work we have been offering, I shared that one day at the Centre for Citizenship, a uniformed Air Force Officer arrived, asking in a firm and serious way for a flower essence practitioner on duty, and asked that she follow her (the poor practitioner thought she would be arrested). She claimed that officer Rita wanted to see her. The therapist went into the room where Major Rita was in a meeting with several other uniformed officers. Major Rita introduced herself and said she was taking flower essences and wanted all of that group to also take essences! The therapist (relieved) has already met all the officers and given each one of them a flower essence combination. This kind of situation has happened repeatedly. At all times, we have been sought by city police officers or military officers saying they wanted "those drops", because their colleagues had said they were performing miracles for them.
It was explained in the introduction that the practitioners know well the limits of their performance, being well aware of when it is necessary to discern and refer people to professionals in other fields such as doctors, psychologists and psychiatrists. Our work runs parallel to the actions of other professionals, and does not replace other treatment modalities.
Flower essence therapy prevents ongoing emotional distress
We mentioned the symptoms that usually appear in this type of disaster situation, and explained how Flower Essence Therapy can help in such cases. It was also mentioned that, thanks to the Flower Essence Therapy work provided in Petropolis, there were no cases of suicide or suicide attempts recorded during this period, contrary to what is happening in other municipalities. There is also no record in Petropolis of the typical Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome, and this was readily confirmed by the Mental Health Coordinator of the Municipality of Petrópolis, who sees this as being a result of the work done by flower essence practitioners.
During the presentation, it was mentioned that many people who have been helped by the essences are already out of the impact phase and are already thinking about rebuilding their lives.
All of this work that is being done has been volunteer work, at no cost to the municipality, the State and the Union, and a simple result of the dedication and availability of the practitioners and the support from the vast network of solidarity and assistance that was formed in Brazil and around the world.
Volunteer efforts are effective and inspiring
Finally, I stated that the success and merit of this work is due to the tireless performance of the team as a whole, a team that works with the same level of commitment, each one doing their part, revealing a true network of service in which each part is equally important and essential.
We feel that the presentation of our work pleased and thrilled many people present but, on the other hand, seemed to bother some people, and this was related to the degree of difficulty of effective action experienced by government agencies under these horrible conditions, in places where the will to act found no supportive structures, especially in Friburgo. The coordinator of Mental Health of this city, before our presentation, shared that she had a totally non functioning structure, and did not even have a single vehicle available to bring the psychologists to where they could offer support for the victims. While the government has difficulties starting action, a volunteer group of therapists, moved by simple love and compassion for human beings, quickly articulated and accomplished, in just 15 days, a quality of responsible work serving 958 people. We can understand that some people may not like to hear this...
We ended our participation in the meeting very happy, not only because we have been able to provide a great service to people in need of such help, but also feeling that we can serve as an inspiration for the formation of other groups with similar ideals, guided by similar principles, especially one of unconditional love.
We want to reaffirm the immense value of the work of Dr. Bach and Flower Essence Therapy as a major transformative agent of awareness, and a beautiful instrument we have in hand to alleviate human pain and suffering.
We also want to thank the Coordinator of Mental Health of Petrópolis, Célia Maria Machado, for believing in our work and for opening the doors and space for us to act and show how Flower Essence Therapy can help in situations like this. She noted: “Flower essences have been a great ‘accomplishment’ in this time of so much sadness.”
This is not a victory for our group, but for the whole “Flower” of Flower Essence Therapy, and all the people that make up this beautiful web of light, and who support us in every way, both near and far away. To all these people, our deepest gratitude!
Healing highlights from flower essence practitioners working with disaster victims
As the coordinator of the group of therapists, I thank FES very much for your support in this terrible situation, giving us the marvelous flower essences to help people to reconstruct their lives. We are using Spiritual Leadership and World Service in the Volunteers Formula. We are using Post-Trauma Stabilizer for the victims, at the first moment, and the marvelous Echinacea, Bleeding Heart and Borage at the second moment (in the Reconstruction Formula we created). We are also using Mariposa Lily and Zinnia for the children, and Animal Relief Formula for the animals.
— Vera Gondim
• I went on Sunday morning and followed the secretary of health’s team along with the doctors, nurses and social workers in the van that went to the shelters. We were talking and the driver reported that he was taking flower essences and had slept well after several days. The nurse wanted a bottle because she felt too tired.

In the shelter called From the Divine, I experienced a most powerful moment talking with children. Maria Eduarda (11 years) asked for flower essences, and a baby who was on her lap opened his mouth like a bird, asking for the drops.

I also found the dogs were very stressed and I was able to put drops of essences in their water bowls, and the owner of one of them was going to continue doing it.

Many were already taking the essences and asked me for more because they were calm for the first time since the flood. The health professionals that are allocated at the Center for Citizen also asked, because they were feeling exhausted. 
— Cristiane
• ... an old woman with hypertension was very ill, really taken down...and she was given the disaster / emergency formula. A few days later she and a floral therapist returned to the site and this lady said: "The flower essences saved my life." Her blood pressure had normalized and this lady was more lively and helping to care for others. 
— Denise Campinho

• In the shelter of the Church of the Divine I met a volunteer psychologist, who came from Canoas RGS, and had been there for 4 days with the survivors and the homeless. He wanted a flower essence for himself and showed me a person who was very ill, prostrate, crying a lot all the time for many days, as she had not managed to save her son (Maria Luiza was the one who helped this woman). When we returned the following Sunday I saw her working, keen to get new copies of her ID documents, in synthesis, she had a different attitude, a totally different person. It was confirmed by the psychologist, Fabio, who was still there helping people. He said it was amazing the difference as a result of the flower essences.

It still moves me much to remember all these events, mainly because I feel that we are experiencing the polarities at both ends.  The horror, grief, the calamity and its consequences, and the joy of being able to express solidarity and help with the efficiency of flower essences.
— Denise Lessa
      
• A woman, 66 years old, was brought to us by her daughter. She reported that her mother had been covered with mud up to her neck and she had helped rescue her. The lady has pneumonia, and is visibly shaken by the events.

I was called by a psychologist working at the social service, as this lady was unable to even speak, and was not accepting flower essences, because she felt nauseated from all the medicines she was taking.

I came up and asked if she would allow me to put a few drops on her wrists ... she agreed. Then I asked, how about some on your forehead? She also agreed to that, and I put a little on her forehead between the eyes. She felt some trust in me and I told her: ‘I'll ask your daughter to drop just a few drops in your mouth, but if you find the taste is too bad you do not need to take them, ok?’ She agreed, and I asked: what does it taste like? She said like nothing. Then, she allowed her daughter to put 4 drops in her mouth, frequently, in a very short period of time.

I returned to my room, waited for a while, and then went back to talk to her again. She was already talking to the clerk of the sector.
— Denise Campinho

Fonte: e-mail recebido do grupo da ArtFlor