The Key Root for this column: Old English hal, "unwounded" or "unhurt," and haelen, "to make whole."
Words and Phrases List
hale, health, holistic, holy, whole
Thoughts for Today
- What is your definition of holistic medicine?
- What are your motives in seeking out alternative health practitioners?
- What has been your experience with them?
- What are their strengths? Weaknesses?
- How do you interpret the last paragraph of this column?