Author Archives: Alessandria Armstrong

Baker ́s cyst – Treatment with the BICOM® method

Baker ́s-cyst (also known as a popliteal cyst) It is a protrusion at the dorsal (back) side of the knee joint between the gastrocnemius muscle (medial head) and the semimembranosus muscle. It usually develops in connection with damage within the knee joint, for example in the case of a lesion of the medial meniscus, arthritic cartilage changes […]

Effect of BICOM® Optima on Inflammation Regulation

Effects of the BICOM® Optima Mobile Bioresonance Device on Cell Metabolism and Oxidative Burst of Inflammation-Mediating Cells   Peter C Dartsch Dartsch Scientific GmbH, Institut für zellbiologische Testsysteme, Germany ABSTRACT Background: Neutrophils are the most common type of granulocyte, a type of white blood cell, found in most mammals. They play an essential part of the innate immune system […]

Bioenergetic Testing of Scar Interference Fields

Scars can be both a cause of disease and a blockage to therapy. It is therefore necessary to treat the patient’s scars. How does the therapist know that the scar is an interference field? Through bioenergetic testing it is possible to determine if a scar is interfering and if it has already been treated, whether the treatment […]

Diagnosing & Treating Intracellular Pathogen Loads

Viruses, bacteria or parasites can attack and invade cells of the body. These cells then act as host cells for these intracellular pathogens. This has enormous advantages for the pathogens, including protection from the host’s immune system, partial protection from antibiotics as well as nutrient supply. The invasion of cells also enables the pathogen to […]

BICOM-Therapy® as Support for Somatic Symptom Disorders

Topics such as stress, exhaustion and burn-out are an integral part of everyday practice. The consequences of all this stress is often vegetative dystonia, which in turn can lead to somatic symptom disorders. Somatic symptom disorders are physical complaints that cannot be traced back to an organic disease or cannot be traced back at all. […]

The Effect of Worms on the Sensory Organs

What are worms?  There are many different species of parasites called worms that can infect humans and live and reproduce inside them. These include various types of roundworms and flat worms.    How are they transmitted?  Parasitic worm infections can be picked up through contact with soil that contains contaminated faeces. This means that those […]

The Health Impacts of Parasitic Worms

What are worms?  Worms are a variety of different kinds of intestinal parasites that can infect humans. They include:  Flatworms – such as flukes and tapeworms  Roundworms – such as pinworms and hookworms    How are they transmitted?  Worms may enter a person’s body by means of contaminated water or undercooked meat or fish from […]

Chlamydia – an STI involved in psychiatric conditions?

What is chlamydia?  Chlamydia is a genus of intracellular bacteria that includes 3 species that are known to be pathogenic to humans, these are:  Chlamydia trachomatis  Chlamydia psittaci  Chlamydia pneumoniae    How is this infection transmitted?  Chlamydia psittaci is caught from infected wild or domesticated birds and enters the body through the respiratory tract. Chlamydia […]

Lyme Disease – Can it Cause Mental Illness?

What is borrelia?  Borrelia is a genus of bacteria that includes species that are known to cause lyme disease in humans, these include:  Borrelia burgdorferi – found in Europe and North America  Borrelia afzelii – found in Asia and Europe  Borrelia garinii – found in Asia and Europe  Borrelia mayonii – found in North America  […]