When Did Healers Get Such a Bad Rap?

What is a healer anyway? Is he or she a spiritual person? A highly intuitive person? A doctor? An old soul? Someone who helps others?

According to an article from Massage Today, being a "healer" can mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people, and not always the most positive of meanings. What do you think a healer is? What does that person do?