The Science Behind Energy Therapy
"In recent years…there have been loads of animal and human studies to show the benefits of touch, not only for depression, but for illnesses that have physical symptoms as well."
Candace B. Pert, Ph.D., Molecules of Emotion: The Science Behind Mind-Body Medicine
Recommended Studies, Books and Films
Scientific research on Healing Touch and other energy healing modalities:
Beverly Rubik, Ph.D.
Books and Articles:
Candace B. Pert, Ph.D.
What the Bleep Do We Know!? ("A groundbreaking drama-documentary that explores the modern science of quantum physics and the fundamental role it plays in our every day lives. In simple terms the movie shows how the science behaves connected to conscious and unconscious thought and how we can directly influence it to create the life we that we choose.")
The Healing Field ("Explore breakthroughs in the fields of energy medicine, quantum physics, DNA and genetics, the biochemistry of emotions and the power of the heart, mind and intentions.")
Scientific research on essential oils:
Protective Effects of Essential Oils as Natural Antioxidants against Hepatotoxicity Induced by Cyclophosphamide in Mice
Essential Oils Might Be the New Antibiotics: Faced with increasingly drug-resistant bacteria, scientists and farmers are now looking to plant extracts to keep people and animals healthy.
Society for General Microbiology