Global Medicine Review is a talk show program hosted by Dr. Kamau Kokayi and Faybiene Miranda dedicated to exploring topics of interest in medicine, health, culture and healing. The show airs on WBAI every Wednesday from noon - 1PM. You can download individual shows below or from iTunes. You can also subscribe to our iTunes feed and get the show automatically downloaded to iTunes or to your mp3 player.

Archive for March 29th, 2006

Hypertension – Joshua Shome

In this broadcast, the Global Medicine Review’s guest, Acupuncturist Joshua Shome, talks about using acupuncture as a way to treat prehypertension and long standing hypertension. Mr. Shome discusses some of the principles of using acupuncture for circulatory disturbances, explaining how acupuncture must be used in the context of an assessment of each patient’s lifestyle and emotional state. He goes on to talk about what a person might experience in being treated by acupuncture for hypertension –,explaining how there are immediate results.

Faybiene Miranda’s Poem of the Week Title: Is there someone you need to celebrate?