Alternative Medicine

  • Concerns over appropriation of wellness rituals spark conversation among local practitioners Asheville resident Kristina Crabtree, who goes by the name Binah Love, is a self-described multidimensional healer, yoga teacher, beauty specialist — and cacao priestess. That’s right — Love leads a ritual based on consuming the bean used to make chocolate …
  • Eleanor Rivera: Living healthy, mindfully happy CEBU CITY, Philippines — Eleanor Rivera grew up in Barangay Mambaling where pork was part of their family’s diet. One of her former favorites was “dancing humba,” the term she uses to refer to pork slow cooked in spices, sugar and soy sauce until the meat …
  • vitafusionTM, America’s #1 Gummy Vitamin Brand Goes Organic, Launching NEW vitafusionTM Organic Gummy Vitamins that are Non-GMO Verified Project and Certified Vegetarian EWING, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 15, 2019--vitafusion™, America’s #1 gummy vitamin brand, is proud to announce the introduction of vitafusion TM Organic, a new line of USDA certified organic supplements including: Women’s Multi, Men’s Multi, Vitamin D3 …
  • 'Healthy Planet, Healthy You' theme for Earth Day expo The 2019 Monroe County Earth Day Expo takes place Saturday at Monroe County Community College “Healthy Planet, Healthy You!” is the theme for the 14th Annual Earth Day Expo Saturday at Monroe County Community College. The free family-friendly event will …
  • Average Brit spends more than £65,000 to stay in good basic health The average Brit will spend more than £65,000 over their lifetime – looking after their basic health it has emerged. A poll of 2,000 adults found we spend an average of £1,091.26 each year on gym memberships, vitamins and supplements, prescriptions, …
  • This World Health Day California Walnuts Shares Top Food Trends to Watch Out for in 2019 Good health is your best friend and if you are the one who believes in it, it's time to pick up the pace and get in touch with healthy food trends that are gripping the food community across the globe this World Health Day. With quality becoming a rage …
  • Augmented Reality Positioned to Disrupt Children's Health It’s no secret that the healthcare industry has been using AR in operating rooms, medical education and other areas. But now, AR is being used to educate and entertain young children that involves teaching them good health practices through next generation …
  • April 2019 Community Calendar April 2019   Peace vigils: http://change-links.org/ongoing-peace-vigils-and-community-programs/   Other Calendars: http://ocprogressiveevents.info/, http://la.indymedia.org/calendar/, https://www.facebook …
  • HEALTH BRIEFS April 1, 2019 To submit a health brief, e-mail submissions to oalife@oaoa.com. Entry deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday for consideration for the following Monday’s edition. Hospice volunteer training Hospice of Odessa, 219 W. Fourth St., has scheduled volunteer trainings from …
  • Meet the Las Vegas biohackers who are trying to supercharge their bodies By Miranda Willson (contact) Thursday, March 28, 2019 | 2 a.m. What if someone told you there was a supplement you could take to boost your mood, a drink you could sip to curb hunger, a five-minute exercise you could do to live longer, a physical therapy …
  • Yoga Burn Exercise Report Indicates Staggering Health Benefits Mar 22, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- Mar 22, 2019 - From being careful of eating clean to embracing natural and organic topical products, the consumers of the modern times are taking a more whole-istic approach to living. Perhaps, this craze to feel …
  • A sound bathing app, a house of youth and new sleep-boosting ice-cream The wellness-related trends, products and tech that caught our eye this month. Relaxing Tones on Tap A new app promises all the incredible benefits of sound bathing, no live gonging required. Launched in February 2019, Third Ear immerses users in a sphere …
  • WellSky Acquires HCS, Entering Long-Term Acute Care And Inpatient Behavioral Health Markets LENEXA, KAN.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WellSky, a leading health and community care technology company backed by TPG Capital, and Health Care Software, Inc. (HCS), a leading provider of integrated clinical and financial IT software for long-term and post-acute …
  • Wellness guru Dr. Andrew Weil donates $15 million to UA Dr. Andrew Weil’s world-famous name will live on forever at the University of Arizona. The celebrity physician and alternative medicine pioneer has pledged $15 million to put his name on the UA center he founded 25 years ago, the university announced …
  • March 11, 2019 To submit a health brief, e-mail submissions to oalife@oaoa.com. Entry deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday for consideration for the following Monday’s edition.   Childbirth preparation course Odessa Regional Medical Center, 515 N. Adams Ave., has scheduled a five- …
  • HEALTH BREIFS: WEEK OF FEB. 25, 2019 To submit a health brief, e-mail submissions to oalife@oaoa.com. Entry deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday for consideration for the following Monday’s edition. Hospice volunteer training Hospice of Odessa, 219 W. Fourth St., has scheduled volunteer trainings from …
  • WEEK OF FEB. 25, 2019 To submit a health brief, e-mail submissions to oalife@oaoa.com. Entry deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday for consideration for the following Monday’s edition. Hospice volunteer training Hospice of Odessa, 219 W. Fourth St., has scheduled volunteer trainings from …
  • HEALTH BREIFS: WEEK OF FEB. 18, 2019 To submit a health brief, e-mail submissions to oalife@oaoa.com. Entry deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday for consideration for the following Monday’s edition.   Hospice volunteer training Hospice of Odessa, 219 W. Fourth St., has scheduled volunteer trainings …
  • WEEK OF FEB. 18, 2019 To submit a health brief, e-mail submissions to oalife@oaoa.com. Entry deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday for consideration for the following Monday’s edition.   Hospice volunteer training Hospice of Odessa, 219 W. Fourth St., has scheduled volunteer trainings …
  • Carrot juice to cure stage four cancer: the dangerous world of YouTube home remedies Last month, amid the social media frenzy of Bird Box challenges, which saw viewers of the Netflix film attempt everyday tasks blindfolded, YouTube announced that it had changed its community guidelines to ban content that encouraged people to do dangerous, …