WOODSON MERRELL, USA He helps people win back their vital energy He grew up immersed in the culture of self-help, homeopathy, organic foods and open air in America’s West Coast. As a college student in the 1960s, Merrell learnt Transcendental Meditation and yoga and studied political science. He went on to medical school intending to combine Eastern and Western healing techniques. He then travelled to Asia to learn the use of herbs, homeopathy, acupuncture and also ayurveda. Today, he prescribes pharma drugs only when absolutely necessary. Most of his patients get better on herbs, supplements, yoga, meditation, acupuncture, nutritional advice and homeopathy.
Over the years, Dr Merrell has seen the popularity of alternative healthcare grow, with people