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  1. Same has happened here. I prefer the condensed option, but it's no longer working.
  2. Damaged lower dantian

    Any chance this is actually something physical? Like a hernia?
  3. There's a tiny bit of activity there. Wonder why sean dropped the link?
  4. Hi

    Be more fun if you told us a little more about what you're "not a beginner" at...
  5. New member, in search of teacher

    Welcome! Newcomer Corner is a good place to start posting...
  6. pyroluria acupuncture points

    It might be helpful to tell us a little about pyroluria and how you are experiencing it... Not an acupuncturist, but my understanding is that there would be a couple approaches to this. One is symptom driven, so, activating points (rather than "hitting" them ) that have known effects on given symptoms. Another approach would be balancing the whole system, from a five element or five phases perspective. Sometimes, balancing the whole system can eliminate symptoms that arise from imbalance without seeming to address them directly. Maybe a real acupuncturist will jump in if you give a little more information. And of course, making an in-person appt with a real acupuncturist might move you along most effectively.
  7. WOW! Welkin, thank you! Very helpful links, great graphics! So much to digest. Would definitely buy this in a book...
  8. Thank you, Bindi... lots of interesting and fun stuff found by following that link...
  9. Wonderful resource! Thank you!
  10. Will to resist the flu (and other illnesses)

    Get your vitamin D levels checked. You want to be in the neighborhood of 50-80 ng/mL to support your immune system. Some say it works better than the flu shot... Doesn't sound like you get much sun, so you'll need to take D3 supplements, best consumed with your highest fat meal. Also, 500 mg of vitamin C is not a lot for immune support. It's said the body can only absorb 500 mg. orally at one time, but you could take that 4 or more times a day if you are feeling flu vulnerable. Many people take way more than that on a daily basis as a matter of course. Good luck!
  11. Scott Meredith

    Hi Sebastian, Scott mentioned it in his first book, Juice, and has mentioned it periodically in almost all of his books. Packing is probably the next most useful reference, but I can't remember that he ever actually said how to find it, lol. I recall my experience locating and activating it in the thread Finding Niwan:
  12. Scott Meredith

    Hi Tao Stillness, I chose that image as closest I could get to my experiences after locating.. and activating... what Scott calls Niwan, the energy center in the very middle of the brain. Never in a zillion years would I have found that without Scott's input, and finding it was a transformational discovery for me. That said, I'm interested in all things brain, and will definitely have a look at Ken Cohen's piece on brain cleansing. Thank you!
  13. Scott Meredith

    He has said otherwise on the Merge FB page, even intending to close that page at one point. I haven't heard that he has changed his mind about stepping back, but I hope you're right!
  14. not showing as online

    Well, your name is on the list right now... but mine isn't.
  15. I've taken it before, intermittently, and I always started with 1 T... You could probably very safely start with a teaspoon. I have taken as much as 2 T in a day, but 1 T. just seems like a nice level for me. Usually take it at night with about 1/4 cup of water and a little vinegar, then followed by another 1/4 cup water to wash the somewhat chalky mouthfeel away. Seemed like a good idea to add a little acid, since I do it on an empty stomach, and DE has a really high pH (8-9). Just made the vinegar thing up myself, didn't read it anywhere, lol. A lot of people put it in shakes or mix it with food. That seems to be OK too. The boron lecture is pretty impressive too... Recommended for prostate protection, along with bones and teeth and pineal detox...