Volume 10 Issue 4 (2018)
Journal of Alternative Medicine Research


Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 1939-5868
Journal Frequency: Quarterly
Print Format: 8.5″ x 11″, double column, softcover

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Sakkiya and other alternative practices

Edited by Kehinde K Kanmodi and Joav Merrick


Sakkiya research: A call for multidisciplinary collaborations
Kehinde K Kanmodi

The thousand-year-old rainforest shamanistic tradition of healing touch
Søren Ventegodt

Comparison of the traditional Thai and Vietnamese healing massage
Søren Ventegodt


Sakkiya practice in northern Nigeria: Any existing scientific literature?
Kehinde Kanmodi

Sakkiya practice in the ‘north:’ A gaze into the past, the present, and the future
Kehinde K Kanmodi, Taiwo T Oluwafisayo, and Miracle A Adesina

Disturbance of consciousness: Its implications for life expectancy
Christopher S Delaney

Achieving a successful Sakkiya education program in the ‘north:’ An opinion paper
Kehinde K Kanmodi

Sakkiya and orthodox medicine in Nigeria: A compared narrative
Miracle A Adesina, Kehinde K Kanmodi, Omotayo F Fagbule, and Almu Bello


Cause for concern on the negative health implications of the traditional Sakkiya treatment: Evidence from a survey of clinicians domiciled in a Northern Nigerian academic hospital
Kehinde Kanmodi, Godwin Ndubuizu, and Olanrewaju Owoeye

The Sakkiya doctor and the Sakkiya clinic: Findings from a field work
Kehinde K Kanmodi, Bello Almu, Suwaiba Sani, and Saidu Ibrahim

Sakkiya training and practice: A brief research report
Kehinde K Kanmodi, Bello Almu, Suwaiba Sani, Saidu Ibrahim, Andrew M Owadokun, Oluwatoyin R Adeniyi, Blessing A Adeogun, and Abimbola G Akinloye

Ultra high dilutions of an anti-diabetic drug of plant origin act on binding sites of insulin
Atheni Konar, Priya Mondal, Nirmal Chandra Sukul, Indrani Chakraborty, and Anirban Sukul


Multiple chemical sensitivities hypnotically resolved
Eleanor D Laser and Philip D Shenefelt

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