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Medicine of Hope,
I HAVE TREATED SUCCESSFULLY WITH THIS THERAPY
asthma, allergic bronchitis, respiratory allergies, vasomotor rhinitis,
emphysema, and chronic sinusitis.
Circulatory: migraine, cephalgias (headaches), obliterating
endarteritis, hypertension, acrocyanosis, angina, and hemorrhoids.
Digestive: viral hepatitis, ulcerous colitis, hypoglycemia, and
Nervous or neurological: multiple sclerosis, migraine, facial
paralysis, hemiplegia, slipped disk (herniated disk), sciatica, and
Genito-urinary: cystitis, pyelonephritis, prostatitis,
neoplasia of the prostate, and of the cervix.
Rheumatic: rheumatoid arthritis, arthrosis, gout, polyarthritis,
osteo-arthritis, and chronic osteomyelitis.
Dermatological: psoriasis, eczema, contact dermatitis, acne,
urticaria, dermographism, thoracic shingles, and erythematous lupus.
Allergies: food, medicinal (see respiratory diseases, case # 23),
respiratory, of contact: to metals, the sun, chemicals.
Infections: chronic, viral hepatitis, bronchitis, cervicitis,
Intoxications: a) General: (present in all the chronic
b) Specific: to drugs, alcohol, and tobacco.
Cancers: breast, prostate, lung, liver, intestine, cervix, skin
(melanoma), bone (osteosarcoma), and thyroid.
LET US ESTABLISH
When I say "treated successfully",
that does not mean cured, if it is not within the meaning of
"clinical cure", as I repeat it elsewhere in this book.
I mean that the patients who suffered from
serious illnesses expressed remarkable and tangible positive changes. I
leave the reader to draw his own conclusions while reading the following
presentation of cases.
Any honest and right thinking person will
understand that these improvements should encourage the serious
researcher to explore this avenue.
PRESENTATION OF CASES
Of all the chronic respiratory diseases,
asthma is the one that holds for us, at the time of crises, the most
From my 36 years of general practice, I
remember with a lot of sadness, these asthmatics in respiratory distress
who made me insane of despair and concern and who gave me some very
I remember in particular this young lady age
27, obese (207 lb. or 94 kg), on vacation in a small country cottage on
Lake Major, 50 km away from me, in the middle of a forest.
A beautiful fall morning, her husband had
come to invite me on a small excursion for partridge hunting and at the
same time asked me to stop by his country cottage to examine his wife.
She was in the middle, he told me, of an asthma attack for the last
three days, and he preferred, without telling her, for her to see a
After lunch, without haste, I put on my
hunter’s clothes and left, carrying my medical bag, some oxygen by
precaution, and obviously my "28" gauge rifle. I killed a good
ten partridge, on my way there.
Arrived on the spot, I entered the country
cottage empty handed to size up the situation, but I grasped by a glance
the gravity of the situation. The young lady was sitting on a straight
chair, cyanosed, in intense diaphoresis (excessive perspiration),
moaning and suffocating, supplicating me with a desperate glance. A
friend of hers was at her side, powerless, distressed.
What her husband, who was not even back yet,
had taken for a simple asthma attack, was actually complicated by a
super acute broncho-pneumonia with a 106 F or 41.5 C fever.
Realizing how little time and little oxygen I
had (only one liter) to save her, I administered the emergency
medication to her and installed her more or less alone, with a lot of
difficulty, in my Jeep to take her to the Mont-Laurier hospital.
I succeeded in returning to the edge of the
forest. With three miles less to drive and a little luck, I could
perhaps have saved her. I went to the Ferme-Neuve presbytery so she
could receive under condition the last sacraments.
When an asthmatic dies in your arms in the
middle of a forest, you get a better grasp of the tragic aspect and the
consequences of such a worrying disease. You cannot underestimate it any
In my experience with ICT, I had the occasion
to treat with a lot of success and with often spectacular results many
cases of allergic asthma, chronic bronchitis, respiratory allergies,
vasomotor rhinitis, sinusitis and even emphysema, a recognized disease
of irreversible character but that I have been able to help in an
The concise results of the following files
were for the most part countersigned by the patients and can be checked
with several patients and me. These facts are true and my
professional conscience obliges me to notify my fellow-doctors who will
read me, and the public in general.
I often had fabulous results; I was feeling
overwhelmed and had a hard time hiding my tears. I felt people so happy
expressing their joy to me. No matter how much I asked them to be quiet
about it, the news was spreading from mouth to ear and the patients were
flocking from all corners of the Province, other Provinces and even from
Businessmen came from France, Belgium,
Switzerland, England, and Italy for treatments or consultation. I
treated a young Italian actress, an American opera singer, a famous
"haut-couturier" from Europe, heads of states, monks,
television celebrities, patients referred by European authors,
clairvoyants: They all are cases for whom the Therapy came to modify the
course of their existence.
Case # 1: AH
Laborer, age 25, male
Diagnosis: rhinitis, rhinopharyngitis, chronic bronchitis,
allergic asthma, and pulmonary emphysema for the last 2 years.
Laid-off, he must leave his employment due to
illness. Major respiratory problems, so much so that the simple effort
to rock in a chair makes him dyspneic (breathes with difficulty).
Orthopnea (obligation to be held upright to breathe) frequently at
night. Can hardly walk 15 to 20 minutes on flat ground. The circulatory
system is seriously affected: palpitations, edema (swelling) on all four
limbs, acrocyanosis (cold extremities) during occasional coughing fits,
vertigo (dizziness), moderate hypertension, numbness, tinnitus (buzzing
ears), dizzy spells. Also: nausea, biliary dyskinesia (bad elimination
of bile), tremors, left shoulder arthritis and chronic lumbago. He is
declared 100% invalid on October 5, 1976 by a famous lung specialist
with 53 years of practice in pulmonary diseases, Doctor Albert Joannette
After only three ICT treatments on the 12,19
and 28th of March 1977, the same specialist finds him able to return to
work, signs a new medical certificate and inquires of me: He asks me
what marvelous therapy could have brought so much change in so little
He even came to my place of business and
sacrificed his day off to come to witness an ICT treatment given to
another patient I had asked him to examine four days earlier. We will
talk about it in case # 3.
As for the patient, he was later able to
become a telephone line installer, and to play racquetball and hockey.
This patient has been interviewed on Canadian television (broadcast of
December 30, 1977). Also let us note that a few days after the first
treatment, he was walking nearly three hours in the fog and running a
thousand feet (300 m) in extreme cold. Two weeks later, he was traveling
twelve miles (20 km) on a bicycle with his son sitting on the back seat.
Here are the two medical reports signed by
his lung specialist before and after the treatment:
October 13, 1976: Mr. AH presents
pulmonary emphysema with allergic asthmatic bronchitis (grass lice,
house dust) tendencies with a 100% incapacity to earn a living. Signed:
Albert Joannette, MD.
April 12, 1977: Since my pessimistic
report of last October 13, concerning this courageous young man, his
asthmatic bronchitis has greatly improved and the patient feels he can
resume his work as of next Monday. There is currently no reason against
it and I am personally very happy that he could do it. With my best
regards. Signed: Albert Joannette, MD.
Case # 2: MG
Housewife, age 29
Diagnosis: severe allergic asthma.
Suffers from asthma, since age 2, to the
point not to have been able to attend school until she was 14 years of
Multiple tests at the Lavoisier Clinic.
Receives two series of vaccines for six years. Tries the complete
spectrum of medications, including cortisone which she must stop because
she was beginning to develop Cushing’s syndrome (disease connected to
the gland suprarenal whose cortex--the envelope--manufactures
cortisone). Hospitalized urgently on several occasions, up to 4 times in
a single month. Awakened each night by bronchial spasms. Had 25 to 30
attacks and took 22 tablets per day at the time of the first
consultation. Used an atomizer with isuprel and had approximately 300
inhalations per week.
From the very start of the ICT treatments,
she spends 57 consecutive days without any respiratory discomfort
and without taking a single tablet. Thereafter, her doctor notes a
change of her rib cage and a change of her blood chemistry. I have never
re-examined this patient again.
(May 4, 1977).
Case # 3: M-PL
Housewife, age 44,
Diagnosis: allergic and infectious asthmatic bronchitis,
urticaria, and chronic rhinitis.
She had no appreciable improvement in
spite of anti-allergic vaccinations repeated for three years. The
attacks continued in spite of and between the vaccinations. For one
year, she has from 2 to 4 attacks and takes up to 14 tablets per day.
Treatment given in the presence of Dr. Albert Joannette lung specialist
of Sainte-Agathe. Extract of the medical file (May 4, 1977): "Although
the treatment was disapproved and warned against by three doctors
who had no knowledge about the therapy I perform, I decide to give it
anyway and this, in the presence of Dr. Albert Joannette who agrees and
assists me. These three doctors are: Dr. X, specialist in ORL who
says that only an inexperienced doctor could try to cure her; Dr. Y,
general practitioner, who tells her that it is too chronic, that nothing
can be done for her; Dr. Z an allergist forbids her the treatment
because she can have a reaction and die there... !" The
experience proved that it was worth it to try this treatment.
Reached in March 1995, the patient has not had a single asthma attack
for a good ten years. She did have to resume the use of an atomizer
Case # 4: JL
Teacher, age 46, female
Diagnosis: asthma and allergic bronchitis for two years,
migraine, arthritis, circulatory troubles.
Has received the whole spectrum of
medications without improvement of her condition. As of the first ICT
treatment, marked improvement of her respiratory, circulatory, arthritic
problems, and of her migraine.
Case # 5: RLB
Teacher, age 46, female
Diagnosis: allergic asthma for last 7 years.
Having asthma attacks each morning for 3
years, even when she received the anti-allergic vaccines for 7 years and
took medicines regularly. Receives only a single ICT treatment on
November 13, 1976.
This patient did not get any asthma attack to
date and does not take any medications (declaration 1995). This case has
been reported to the College by fellow-members
Case # 6: A.M.
Retired, age 61, male
Diagnosis: asthmatic bronchitis and emphysema for the
last 22 years.
European patient forced in winter by the
Germans to take an icy bath in a lake during the Second World War, in
Russia. Later, he develops chronic bronchitis and emphysema. In 1973, he
receives 18 acupuncture treatments without any improvements. Consults
several specialists in Canada and the United States without
improvements. Complains about almost constant pulmonary pains, and of
intense dyspnea (difficult breathing). Cannot walk more than five
minutes on a flat surface and must stop every twenty meters (66 ft).
Difficulty climbing stairs: must stop at each step. Cannot raise his
arms in the air nor even lift an object of average weight without
The day after his first ICT treatment, he is
very happy to be able to walk for two hours on a mountain trail, in
Haiti, then to swim two pool lengths: he had not been able to swim for
Case # 7: ML
Retired, age 59, male
Diagnosis: asthmatic bronchitis last 20 years, emphysema
last 5 years, gout arthritis, digestive and major circulatory
disorders: cardialgia (pain in the heart), acrocyanosis
(cold hands), dizzy spells, numbness on the 4 limbs, muscular
Had to quit working 4 months before his first
ICT treatment. Thereafter, he has not had any asthma attacks for 2
years. He accurately followed the prescribed regimen, but one year
later, recurrence of respiratory problems. Confessed that he has
neglected his diet and his lifestyle. Had to resume the use of an
atomizer. Declared invalid because of emphysema.
He returned and consulted me in the
Caribbean. The day of his arrival in Haiti, because he got a whiff of a
perfume to which he is very allergic, he has an asthma attack which
risks to cost him his life: heart failure, significant blood pressure
drop, intense diaphoresis (abundant perspiration), apnea (incapacity to
breathe). In spite of this crisis, the first treatment is applied three
hours later. During the following days, we witness a radical change on
the respiratory and circulatory side. After that he remains in good
Case # 8: LM
Housewife, age 30
Diagnosis: bronchial asthma for the last 19
In spite of the anti-allergic vaccines that
she received for 30 months, she has suffered approximately 2 asthma
attacks per week and taken cortisone for one year. Following her first
ICT treatment, she has not suffered any significant asthma attack having
required hospitalization, but she had 3 small attacks during the flu
season. She has discontinued cortisone.
Case # 9: GLM
Housewife, age 69
Diagnosis: chronic bronchitis last 35 years, asthma
Hospitalized approximately 7 times for asthma
attacks. Since her first ICT treatment, she does not suffer any asthma
attack for 9 years. I have not seen this patient since.
Case # 10: LB
Housewife, age 30
Diagnosis: allergic asthma and allergic
bronchitis since age15.
Patient hospitalized urgently at least five
times at the time of asthma attacks. After her single ICT treatment, she
retained the improvements for 12 years. I have not re-examined this
Case # 11: GS
Federal employee, age 51, male. Received a disability pension.
Diagnosis: emphysema for last 17 years.
Cannot walk for more than one minute and is
unable to climb stairs without assistance. The day after his first
treatment, he is all smiles: he has been able to raise his arms, shave,
take care of his personal toilet and take his bath alone for the first
time in two years. Two months later, he confirms that he can walk a
half-mile (0,8 km) without problems and that he has retained in its
entirety the improvements of his first and only treatment. Patient was
Case # 12: CL
Student, age15, female
Diagnosis: asthma since age 8 month.
Hospitalized 29 times from birth until the
date of her first ICT treatment for asthma. Allergy tests and
anti-allergic vaccinations without noticeable improvement. Was able to
spend her first Christmas home at age 6. At school, regularly missed
three days per week due to illness. Uses up to 2 atomizers per week (300
inhalations per atomizer).
Coed treated in Canada with ICT. Lung
specialist report: "I have examined the patient before the
treatments and I have re-examined her after. I asked her what was her
improvement ratio. According to my observations, in my estimation, I had
fixed it in advance at 50%. I had based my evaluation on her physical
examination. The ‘storm’ in her lungs had calmed down.
Before her ICT treatments she used one to two
‘alupent’ atomizers per week. Three weeks after her treatment she
still had not finished one. It is thus a positive result. If she
gets other treatments, there will be more improvements".
Case # 13: EM
Retired, age 68, male
Diagnosis: chronic bronchitis and enormous
compensatory emphysema on the left, fibroid right
lung (which hardens) with significant scar
Monthly consultations for the last 5 years by
doctors and lung specialists, without improvement of his condition.
During his first examination, cannot walk ten meters without respiratory
Examined before and re-examined after three
ICT treatments by the same lung specialist. Disappearance of cough,
expectoration, dyspnea, the rale and whistling sound at auscultation. He
could then walk an hour on flat ground, bathe, climb stairs without
rest, and speak without dyspnea.
Lung specialist impressions: "There
is a fantastic clinical change. We do not hear any more rale and the
patient is very well. He functions well, without respiratory distress.
On the radiological side, the diagnosis of emphysema persists."
Case # 14: PP
Real estate agent, age 45, male
Diagnosis: rebel chronic rhinopharyngitis of
allergic origin since age17, respiratory fragility.
Allergy attacks increasingly long and
accentuated at each season change that last sometimes more than a month.
Consulted several specialists and was improved slightly by acupuncture.
Treated successfully by ICT on the unofficial advice of a member of
the College. The problems disappeared in 48 hours and the patient
has not suffered from it for 6 years. I have not re-examined this
Case # 15: VM (Victoire Munn)
Housewife, age 65
Diagnosis: asthma for the last 5 years, polyarthritis
for the last 30 years, mainly at the hip.
This lady was my first patient in Haiti in
1978. Treatment given in the presence of Dr. Serge Conille, personal
doctor of President Duvalier, on recommendation of Dr. Michael Levi,
researcher of New York, holder of 17 international fellow awards.
Two days after the treatment, the patient can climb the highest mountain
of Haiti without dyspnea and pain at the hip. She can testify of it, she
is still alive (declaration 1994).
Case # 16: RL
Engineer, age 55, male
Diagnosis: allergic asthma for the last 36 years.
Strong fellow, football athlete until 19
years of age. Develops multiple allergies to perfumes, strong odors
pleasant or not, cold, cold drinks, cigarette smoke, etc. Dyspnea
intensifying even with the simple effort of speaking. The morning of his
first treatment in Haiti, he must climb the 23 steps of the large
staircase of the clinic one by one, resting at each step. The day after
his treatment, with cries of joy, he twice goes down and climbs back up
running the large staircase without rest, dyspnea, or effort.
Case # 17: HD
Retired, age 56, male
Diagnosis: asthma for the last 10 years.
Asthmatic patient followed-up at home every
ten days by the CLSC. He takes 15 tablets and four treatments of
inhalation therapy per day. After the ICT treatment, formidable
improvement. Climbs stairs without effort or dyspnea. Seventeen months
later, he is visited by the CLSC only every two months. Does not take
any more inhalations, mows his lawn in one day instead of three.
Case # 18: UA
Farmer, age 58, male
Diagnosis: bronchial asthma and emphysema.
Asthma for the last 4 years, with left
respiratory capacity between 2% and 5% at the time of his first ICT
treatment. After three weeks, improvement at 60% or 65%. Has been very
well for three years without attacks or symptoms. Reappearance of the
problems when he returned to work with too much ardor. Diet and
lifestyle are of the utmost importance.
Case # 19: RR
Hygiene Inspector, age 62, male
Diagnosis: asthma and emphysema for the
last 4 years.
Four years after his ICT treatment, declares
to have never suffered any asthma attacks since. Does not feel any more
pain in the lungs. Does not take any more medications. Lost sight of
Case # 20: DL
Bookkeeper, age 39, male,
Diagnosis: respiratory allergies since age 8.
Crises almost weekly, which last often from 2
to 3 days and make him lose many working days. Had been receiving
anti-allergic vaccines for 3 years when he decided to stop them because,
he said, he was getting "worse".
After his single treatment of ICT, he did not
have any asthma attacks for seven years, without any medications.
Started playing tennis again. I have not re-examined him for a few
Case # 21: AL
Housewife, age 52, farmer spouse
Diagnosis: allergic asthmatic bronchitis for
the last twelve years, migraine, arthritis, and circulatory
Multiple allergies: medications, antibiotics,
sedatives, cigarettes, spices, chicken, gasoline, diesel fuel, dust,
hay, pollen, beauty products (nail polish, solvent, permanent wave),
household products (bleach, Lestoil, insecticides).
Almost daily attacks in the summer. Must
close all the car windows because of gasoline odor, hay, also at the gas
stations at refilling time. Does not pass from one room to another
without her atomizer. Dyspnea attacks turning into apnea and requiring
In Haiti, the day after her first treatment,
she applies nail polish, smells the solvent, Lestoil, eats
chicken, rides in the topless Jeep among gas and diesel fuel odors
without any problems.
During a recent phone call, she stated she
had never suffered any strong asthma attacks in the last 9 years. She
felt in perfect condition for the first two years, but occasionally had
to resume taking again a few tablets since.
Case # 22: AG
Equipment salesman, age 43
Diagnosis: serious allergic asthma.
Patient allergic to 589 medications, to all
colored tablets or liquids, to all colored fruits (oranges, grapefruits,
lemons, mangos), all paint vapors, diesel fuel, ice cream, cold soft
drinks, chicken, etc.
More than frequent hospitalizations, almost
each week in 1981. Treated too long on cortisone, with stomach ulcers
for side effects.
Extremely acute asthma attack at the clinic
after having eaten a mango. After the treatment, incredible and very
rapid improvement that persisted.
Case # 23: JJB
Farmer, age 66, male
Diagnosis: emphysema for the last 24 years, serious
circulatory and digestive troubles.
The patient having never been regarded as
asthmatic, his emphysema has worsened so much in the last 12 years that
he cannot any longer go outside of his residence. The neighbors believe
his house is vacant.
He suffocates in the wind, the cold, in a
crowd. While getting out of the plane in Port-au-Prince, he suffers a
serious dyspnea attack because of the air propelled by the engines of
the plane. It takes a good half-hour to calm him, by massaging and
"tapping on his back" to get him to catch his breath again. He
must cover his head to enter the clinic.
One week after the beginning of his ICT
treatment, he climbs up with us on the highest summit of Haiti without
any problems. He shows, after ten days, an improvement, according to
him, estimated at 45%. The pulmonary inflation (capacity of the volume
of the rib cage in inspiration) goes from 2 cm to 5.5 cm. He can sleep 6
hours instead of only one to two hours.
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