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noun - plural: iridologies

  1. [medicine] A form of alternative medicine involving the diagnosis of body ailments through the examination of the iris of the human eye.

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"Iridology" is a book by Adam Jackson & JACKSON.

  • also known as "Iridology (Tuttle Alternative Health)"

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Iridology is an alternative medicine technique whose proponents claim that patterns, colors, and other characteristics of the iris can be examined to determine information about a patient's systemic health. Practitioners match their observations to iris charts, which divide the iris into zones that correspond to specific parts of the human body. Iridologists see the eyes as "windows" into the body's state of health.

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Google previewAllied Health (2013)

Practice Issues and Trends into the New Millennium by Kevin Lyons, Pedro J Lecca, Peggy Valentine

Iridology is a system that leads to a provisional diagnosis on its own, and typically a very accurate one. It should be combined with...

Google previewThe Marriage of the Sun and the Moon (1981)

by Andrew T. Weil

IRIDOLOGY IS A SYSTEM of diagnosis of illness based on observation of the human iris. The iris is...

Google previewTake Control (2006)

by Linda Mundorff

Iridology is an art, and the skill requires a great deal of practice and exposure to a variety of iris deviations. It is offered as a separate course in many holistic health programs. The focus of this chapter is to help you understand the differences ...

Google previewPositive Forces In Healing (2009)

Healing From Within by Cnmt Nd Lana McNiel

Iridology is a simple and useful diagnostic tool, and can replace invasive or caustic expense techniques such as biopsies, unnecessary surgeries, ...

Google previewHolistic Anatomy (2008)

For Healers, Heretics & Alternative Folk : an Introduction to Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology, and Deep Holism by Pip Waller

Choroid Pupil Cornea Lens Optic > Ciliary body suspensory ligaments Iridology Iridology is a diagnostic method which uses close examination. 202 Chapter Seventeen - Experiencing the Outside World - The Special Senses & Touch.

Google previewIntegrative Endocrinology (2009)

The Rhythms of Life by Donald R Beans

Iridology is a quick and easy way to make an initial assessment of a glandular case. Iridology will reveal the inherent weaknesses in a person. The practitioner can assess an inherited weakness that is not yet causing any problem. This can ...

Google previewPlanet Medicine (2001)

Origins by Richard Grossinger

Iridology: Iridology is a system of diagnosis based on tracking internal states of organs and hidden diseases in tissue layers ...

Google previewGlow (2001)

A Prescription for Radiant Health and Beauty by Christina Pirello

Accurate and always fascinating, iridology is a tried- and-true method of diagnosis used in many natural healing modalities. The pupils of the eyes clearly reflect the health and function of the autonomic nervous system. Responding to the ...

Google previewIridiagnosis and Other Diagnostic Methods (1919)

by Henry Lindlahr

Iridology is a comparatively new science and many things about it remain to be discovered and to be explained. We do claim, however, that the well proven facts which we already possess are sufficient to make this new science of immense ...

Google previewHow We Heal, Revised and Expanded Edition (2013)

Understanding the Mind-Body-Spirit Connection by Douglas W. Morrison

IRIDOLOGY IS A DYNAMIC DISCIPLINE WITH RESEARCH INTO IT sTILL BEING carried out. Ultimately, of course, the understanding of the iris of the eye cannot be separated from the understanding of the physical body whose condition is ...

Google previewHow We Heal (2001)

Nutritional, Emotional, and Psychospiritual Fundamentals by Douglas Morrison

IRIDOLOGY IS A DYNAMIC DISCIPLINE WITH RESEARCH INTO IT STILL BEING carried out. Ultimately, of course, the understanding of the iris of the eye cannot be separated from the understanding of the physical body whose condition is ...

Google previewKnow Thy Enemy (2003)

by Donna Andes

Iridology is a diagnostic test to determine failing or diseased systems in the body. It is not a treatment; it is merely an examination to help determine medical therapy. The medical profession and religious critics call it demonic, quackery, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of New Age Beliefs (1996)

by John Ankerberg, John Weldon

A best-selling Christian author uses and promotes a "Christian form" of acupressure, iridology, etc. The promoter of a healing program whose textbook was dictated by a "spirit guide" [A Course in Miracles]* was given a friendly interview on ...

Google previewThe Ethnomedicine Practitioner's Desktop Lexicon

by Derek Johnson M.D.(Alt. Med)

Iridology, a Practitioner's guide; Derek Johnson, MD (Alt. Med.) Iridology; Dorothy Hall. Iridology, Health Analysis & Treatments from the Iris of the Eye; James & Sheelagh Colton. Medical Herbal Medicine, the science and practise of herbal ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pseudoscience (2013)

From Alien Abductions to Zone Therapy by William F. Williams

Iridology. A methodofdiagnosing illnesses from the appearance of, and changes in, the iris of the eye. It is a diagnostic technique and not a treatment. A sectional map is made of the iris with precise positions located that refertopartsor functions ...

Google previewCampbell's Psychiatric Dictionary (2009)

by Robert Jean Campbell

naturopathy, crystal therapy, iridology, metamorphic technique, and reflexology (soles of feet). Iridology ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2002)

by Gordon Macpherson

Iridology. The study of the iris (see EYE). It is an old practice dating back to the days of Aristotle, and has been revived as a non-conventional treatment (see COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE (CAM)).

Google previewDictionary of Optometry and Visual Science (2014)

by Michel Millodot

See iridology. iridodialysis A tearing away of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Cults, Sects, and World Religions (2010)

Revised and Updated Edition by Larry A. Nichols, George Mather, Alvin J. Schmidt

Iridology See iris diagnosis. Irani, Merwan Sheriar See MEHER BABA. Ireme ( occult; ABAKUA). Name of the diablitos. Ireme symbolizes both good and evil. Iris Diagnosis (occult). Also called iridology, the practice of diagnosing diseases by ...

Google previewWebster's New World Medical Dictionary, 3rd Edition (2009)

by WebMD

iridology The practice of diagnosing disease by examining the iris of the eye. Although some diseases affect the eye, iridology is not considered scientific medicine. iris The circular, colored curtain of the ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2009)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Iridology is the process of identifying certain problems or abnormalities occurring in the human body through indications shown in the iris of the eye, well before the appearance of clinical symptoms.

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

iridology /,AIrI'lead31, ,111-/ P n. (in alternative medicine) diagnosis by examination of the iris of the eye. — DERIVATIVES iridologist n. — ORIGIN early ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

iridology [ir′′-dol′ -je] an alternative medicine technique forthediagnosis of systemic disease, based on characteristicsdetected in thepatient's iris.

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