HEALING WAYS

Multilevel Healing

By Linda Sechrist | July 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Multilevel Healing

Embracing All Dimensions of Well-Being by Linda Sechrist Dr. Wayne Jonas’ curiosity was piqued after hearing stories of patients that have experienced healing from chronic illnesses or reclaimed well-being without following conventional medical advice. So he focused on researching dimensions of healing that Western medical schools never taught him. The rewards were radical discoveries: whole…

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BETTER OPTIONS THAN OPIOIDS

By Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp. | June 30, 2018 | Comments Off on BETTER OPTIONS THAN OPIOIDS

Natural Ways to Reduce Pain by Kathleen Barnes Chronic pain affects 100 million Americans, with annual treatment costs reaching $635 billion, according to the Institute of Medicine. Worse, opiate-derived pain medications, conventional medicine’s go-to treatment for chronic pain, are addictive and deadly. The Annals of Internal Medicine reports that an estimated 2 million Americans suffered…

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All-Natural Beauty

By Marlaina Donato | May 30, 2018 | Comments Off on All-Natural Beauty

Health Concerns Revolutionize the Cosmetics Industry by Marlaina Donato From red carpets to Teen Vogue magazine, the natural beauty trend has taken the industry by storm. Consumer whims may have sparked its beginnings more than a decade ago, but demand is now spiking profits into the billions. “Consumer need is influencing retailers to offer cleaner…

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Touching the Earth

By Martin Zucker | March 31, 2018 | 1 Comment

The Healing Powers of Going Barefoot Melanie Monteith, of San Diego, California, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at age 24 and plagued by symptoms for 14 years. Simple daily tasks became challenging. She relied on walking aids and walls to keep from falling. Eventually, she quit her job. Every day tested her survival skills. Then,…

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Sunshine on Our Shoulders

By Kathleen Barnes | March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Makes Us Happy and Healthy by Kathleen Barnes Ever since skin cancer scares penetrated the national psyche in the mid-1980s, Americans have been conditioned to cover up and slather on sunscreen when we leave the house. Now experts say we haven’t been doing ourselves a favor, even when strictly using all-natural formulas. We’ve been blocking…

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MEDITATION THAT WORKS

By April Thompson | January 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tips for Finding the Right Practice by April Thompson More Americans than ever before are seeking the benefits of meditation, which notably improves mental, physical and spiritual health. Choosing from its many styles and traditions can be daunting for a new meditator, as is figuring out how to incorporate such a practice into a busy…

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UNDERSTANDING NUTRACEUTICALS

By Linda Sechrist | January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

How They Differ from Health Store Supplements by Linda Sechrist Savvy consumers seeking products that might help them achieve and maintain good health may be noticing two new categories: medical food and nutraceuticals. Medicalized terminology is now being used to describe certain products we may already have been buying from brand-name dietary supplement companies and…

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12 Happy Holiday Tips

By Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp. | November 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

How to Really Enjoy the Season by Dianne Bischoff James Feelings of comfort and joy can seem elusive when the holiday to-do list looms or runs amok. The season can seem more like an endless burden than a parade of cheerful events and glad tidings. Amidst celebratory chaos, these simple rules will help restore inner peace…

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SACRED SILENCE: Discover the Benefits of Quiet at a Silent Retreat

By Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp. | November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

By April Thompson Individuals seeking to escape life’s ceaseless distractions, deepen their personal spiritual practice, enhance well-being and gain fresh perspective, are patronizing silent retreats in rising numbers. “Retreats are a special opportunity to enter a healing space where your natural energy, insight, intelligence and wisdom can arise,” says Linda Mary Peacock, known as Thanissara,…

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Alternative Goes Mainstream

By John and Trina Voell | May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Today’s Complementary Trends Support Natural Health Care KATHLEEN BARNES Haven’t we all at some time shifted to more healthy foods, enjoyed a massage, consulted with a chiropractor or naturopath, popped a vitamin C supplement or attended a yoga, Tai chi, qigong or Pilates class? Many of us also meditate regularly and pray for sick friends…

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