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Articles and Interviews with Dr Marc

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Articles and Interviews with Dr Marc

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Professor Cohen is often approached by magazine and companies, to feature his work in their publications. With such varied and interesting subject matter, followed up with research, Dr Marc is the go-to man for interesting leading edge perspectives.

Tulsi – Indian Powerhouse Herb (2016)

“When I first met Professor Marc Cohen at the opening of the Vana Wellness Retreat, he waxed eloquent about the virtuous holy basil or tulsi. He said that it was India’s green tea, that he grew it in his backyard and that he drank its brew every day. For the uninitiated, Prof Cohen is one of Australia’s pioneers in integrative and holistic medicine… Read More

Saunas – The Health Benefits (2016)

There’s nothing quite like the exhilarating feeling of stepping out of a hot sauna after a sweat session to enjoy that wall of cold air hitting your body. It’s invigorating. It’s refreshing. But besides being sensorially pleasing, do saunas actually have any proven health benefits? And who conjured up the whole concept in the first place? “What we know is that… Read More

Exploring Ten Toxic Truths in Life (2016)

‘It is widely recognised that the greatest underlying cause of death among humans today is lifestyle-related chronic disease. The world is in the grip of an epidemic of obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer, dementia and more, fuelled by a high intake of sugar, fat, salt, alcohol and tobacco, and a lack of physical activity. In addition to… Read More

Wellness As Medicine (2014)

Professor Marc Cohen truly embodies the best of both worlds. A registered GP with degrees in physiology and psychological medicine, he also has PhDs in Chinese medicine and biomedical engineering. As well as being an innovator, Marc is also an educator and is currently a professor in the School of Health… Read More

Tulsi – A Herb for All Reasons (2014)

The predominant cause of global morbidity and mortality is lifestyle-related chronic diseases, many of which can be addressed through Ayurveda with its focus on healthy lifestyle practices and regular consumption of adaptogenic herbs. Of all the herbs used within Ayurveda, tulsi (Ocimum sanctum Linn) is … Read More

Ultimate Travel Companion (2013)

Do you enjoy the anticipation of travel, and yet seek ways to reduce the stress and anxiety that inevitably accompanies the journey? Are you concerned about the physical demands on your body, and the unavoidable exposure to a wide range of contagious diseases and toxins? Here’s a simple herbal remedy that… Read More

Wellness In A Toxic World (2014)

We have reached a turning point in evolution. Humanity has finally come up against the constraints of a limited planet, and rampant consumerism and self-interest are fuelling wealth inequality, financial instability, climate change, ozone depletion, deforestation, species extinction… Read More

Capturing Gratitude (2016)

I am grateful that I have a job that allows me to align my passion, values and skills and lets me work with a wonderful group of people and fully engages me in working towards a better world for me, my children and the global community. I am also grateful for my family… Read More

How Safe is Tulsi to Consume (2017)

Tulsi, also known as holy basil, is indigenous to the Indian continent and highly revered for its medicinal uses within the Ayurvedic and Siddha medical systems. Many in vitro, animal and human studies attest to tulsi having multiple therapeutic actions including adaptogenic… Read More