Lindsay B. Shearer

Bio

Lindsay B. Shearer is a nationally recognized Holistic Health Practitioner and Licensed Rehabilitation Medical Massage Therapist with over 3000 hours of training. As a Doctoral Student of Eastern Medicine, she is currently focused on public speaking and teaching about integrating Eastern and Western Medicine to prevent and treat disease, as well as offer clients their optimal quality of life. In addition to this, Lindsay's passion is empowering people to develop their leadership skills to make their dreams come true. Lindsay opened PHM-Preventative Holistic Medicine in 2009 with a focus on Public Speaking, Integrative Medicine, Nutritional Counseling, Tui Na or Traditional Chinese Medical Theory, Structural Integration

Specialties:

  • alternative & complementary medicine
  • preventive medicine

Affiliation:

  • PHM-Preventative Holistic Medicine

Location:

Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychiatry:

    THURSDAY, July 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Difficulties in civilian life, rather than war experiences, are a source of drinking problems among U.S. National Guard soldiers back at home, a new study suggests.

    Setbacks such as job loss, divorce and financial problems -- all common for retu...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Thoracic Surgery:

    THURSDAY, July 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Recovery time after surgery may be reduced for patients taking the cholesterol-lowering medications known as statins, according to a new study.

    The study's Irish researchers suspect that the drugs may affect the body's inflammatory response, red...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pain Medicine:

    TUESDAY, July 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Relief for chronic pain may be just a phone call away, according to a new study.

    Pain is a major health problem in the United States and costs the country more than $600 billion each year in lost productivity and health care.

    For this stu...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    THURSDAY, June 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who take low-dose aspirin for more than 10 years might be reducing their risk for pancreatic cancer, a new study suggests.

    Even taking a daily aspirin for just three years lowered the chances of the deadly cancer by 48 percent, the resear...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sleep Medicine:

    THURSDAY, June 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A short session of hypnosis might lead to a better night's sleep, says a team of Swiss researchers.

    After listening to a sleep-promoting audio tape containing hypnotic suggestion, women who are suggestible to hypnosis spent two-thirds less time ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Obstetrics & Gynecology:

    WEDNESDAY, June 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Mammography screening of healthy women reduces deaths from breast cancer by about 28 percent, according to a new study.

    This latest research, published online in the June 18 issue of BMJ, is likely to reignite the debate over the timing ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Low cholesterol levels may increase kidney cancer patients' risk of death, a new study suggests.

    The findings indicate that cholesterol testing may help guide treatment for kidney cancer patients, the study authors said.

    They analyzed ch...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Physical Medicine/rehabilitation:

    THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Walking the equivalent of an hour a day may help improve knee arthritis and prevent disability, new research suggests.

    Because of knee arthritis, many older adults find walking, climbing stairs or even getting up from a chair difficult. But thes...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Preventive Medicine:

    FRIDAY, June 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Text messages providing tips, reminders and advice can help smokers quit, according to a new study.

    Researchers found that this type of cellphone program doubles the chances that a smoker will kick the habit.

    "Tex...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    FRIDAY, MAY 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Hikers, campers, gardeners and other Americans are flocking outdoors to enjoy the warm weather, and they need to take steps to protect themselves from tick bites, cautions an expert.

    Ticks love the warm weather, too, and can transmit Lyme disease a...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology:

    THURSDAY, May 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Although more Americans are trying to lower their blood pressure and cholesterol levels, more needs to be done to reduce the number of heart attacks and strokes in the United States, government health officials said Thursday.

    Each year, about 1.5...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    MONDAY, May 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, and that means it's time to remind you about sun safety to reduce your risk of skin cancer.

    Ideally, when you're outside, you should wear a long-sleeved shirt...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Preventive Medicine:

    FRIDAY, May 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As they learn more about electronic cigarettes, American smokers are becoming less likely to believe that the devices are a safer choice than tobacco cigarettes, a new study finds.

    In 2010, nearly 85 percent of smokers be...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    WEDNESDAY, May 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise may increase the odds of bladder cancer survival. But smoking and a delay in diagnosis are two factors that might increase the risk of dying from the disease, the findings from two new studies suggest.

    The first study found that...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    TUESDAY, May 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers report that a new blood test could help doctors find pancreatic cancer at an earlier stage, potentially improving a patient's chances of survival.

    A set of four "markers" -- or signs -- in the blood identifie...Full Article