Iridology (and Other Forms of Occult Diagnosis) Exposed

According to Christian authors John Ankerberg and John Weldon, "until recently iridology has been practiced primarily by chiropractors, naturopaths, and homeopaths. But in recent years, many other new-age therapists have begun to use iridology and even some physicians and optometrists..." which should raise red flags (Can You Trust Your Doctor?, 339). What is Iridology? "The …

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Muscle Testing or Applied Kinesiology Exposed

"Developed by George Goodheart, who received most of his information by psychic means, Muscle testing (AKA Applied Kinesiology) is accomplished by, for example, pushing or pulling on an arm or finger muscle while the client resists the force. The therapist 'feels' the amount of resistance, enabling him to 'diagnose.' For instance, the individual being tested …

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Beware of the Ancient Chinese Practice of Acupuncture

Source: "Can You Trust your Doctor" by John Ankerberg and John Weldon "Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese treatment using needles to allegedly stimulate the flow of chi (mystical life energy) in the body. In order to diagnose the condition of the chi flowing through invisible body channels called meridians, the therapist will usually examine 12 …

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Mystical Energies (Chi, Ki, Kundalini) Exposed

"This “energy” is unidentified by modern science but nonetheless real. This energy are really demonic spirits masquerading. The energy is often intelligent, personal, transferable, and strongly associated with occult practices. This energy is often transferred into a person during new age healing practices. But when the energy is transferred the process may be indistinguishable from …

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New Age Medicine Exposed

"Test all things; hold fast what is good." - Thess. 5:21 "New Age medicine (often used interchangeably with “holistic medicine” & “alternative medicine”, but may or may not include New Age approaches) is the “health” branch of the New Age Movement that involves the application of the general Eastern/occult methods to healing. Due to its …

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