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DIY First-Aid for Dogs- Eight Natural Home Remedies

Posted on 11-18-2017

DIY First-Aid for Dogs Eight Natural Home Remedies by Karen Becker Many pet parents check their cabinets first to treat minor health issues with their canine companion. Three helpful ...

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Books Your Kid Will Love

Posted on 11-18-2017

Books Your Kid Will Love Advice for Parents from Award-Winners by Randy Kambic While kids may list movies, video games, music downloads and other media featuring their favorite athlet...

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Pumped Up about Geothermal

Posted on 11-18-2017

Pumped Up about Geothermal Homeowners Like its Eco-Friendly Cost Savings by Jim Motavalli It’s uncertain times for home-based geothermal heating and cooling, which has been tren...

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Lissa Rankin on Moving from Fear to Freedom

Posted on 11-18-2017

Lissa Rankin on Moving from Fear to Freedom by April Thompson Lissa Rankin wears many hats: physician, mystic, author, artist, speaker and blogger. What unites her many pursuits is ...

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Sharable Thanksgiving: Ways to Share What Really Matters

Posted on 11-18-2017

Sharable Thanksgiving Ways to Share What Really Matters by Marlaina Donato Thanksgiving inspires a season of appreciation for what sustains and gives meaning to life. Share Goo...

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Retreats for All Faiths

Posted on 11-18-2017

Retreats for All Faiths Retreat centers vary from nondenominational to those aligned with a faith, but even within a tradition, styles of meditation vary. The following opportunities highlight ...

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Sacred Silence: Discover the Benefits of Quiet at a Silent Retreat

Posted on 11-18-2017

Sacred Silence Discover the Benefits of Quiet at a Silent Retreat by April Thompson Individuals seeking to escape life’s ceaseless distractions, deepen their personal spiritual ...

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Live Diabetes-Free- Prevent and Reverse It Naturally

Posted on 11-18-2017

Live Diabetes-Free Prevent and Reverse It Naturally by Linda Sechrist More health practitioners today are recognizing both the mind-body connection and energetic and metaphysical insi...

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Stretching Guide at a Glance

Posted on 11-18-2017

Stretching Guide at a Glance Static What it is: Hold a stretch in a challenging, but not painful position for 10 to 30 seconds until feeling discomfort; once this is felt, the muscle then re...

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Stretch Yourself: Four Ways to Flex Your Muscles

Posted on 11-18-2017

Stretch Yourself Four Ways to Flex Your Muscles by Marlaina Donato Whether working out at the gym or taking to the trails, stretching is sometimes an overlooked asset to any exercise ...

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Healthy Holiday Stuffing Recipes

Posted on 11-18-2017

Healthy Holiday Stuffing Recipes Roasted Acorn Squash Stuffed With Black Rice, Pecans, Dried Cranberries and Tempeh Yields: 8 servings Squash: 4 acorn squashes (1½ lb ea...

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Not Your Grandma’s Stuffing

Posted on 11-18-2017

Not Your Grandma’s Stuffing Healthy Twists on Old Favorites by Judith Fertig Thanksgiving side dishes continue to evolve, even though traditional entrées still hold pride...

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What can a Life Coach do for you?

Posted on 11-18-2017

What can a Life Coach do for you? As Hurricane Harvey ripped through our beautiful city, many of us watched in devastation as we lost everything we owned. Others of us were luckier. We all witn...

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Silent Retreats: the stepping stone towards Awake World

Posted on 11-18-2017

 Silent Retreats: the stepping stone towards Awake World In a busy world like today, it’s hard to even think about squeezing time in to just relax and not do anything… much le...

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IGNITE YOUR LIFE: “Learn something new.” by Sarah Gish

Posted on 11-18-2017

IGNITE YOUR LIFE: “Learn something new.”    by Sarah Gish “Learn something new.” is the eleventh way to ignite your life in my “IGNITE YOUR LIFE!&rd...

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On Moving from Looking to Seeing

Posted on 11-18-2017

On Moving from Looking to Seeing by April Thompson For the past 40 years, Robert Llewellyn has photographed thousands of unique beauties—many of them trees, flowers, seeds and othe...

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Spirulina Reduces Weight and Cholesterol

Posted on 11-17-2017

Spirulina Reduces Weight and Cholesterol Spirulina platensis, a single-celled blue-green algae used in supplements, is often taken for the prevention and treatment of chronic diseases. A new st...

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Banning Trans Fats Lowers Heart Attacks

Posted on 11-17-2017

Banning Trans Fats Lowers Heart Attacks Eleven counties in New York instituted restrictions on trans fatty acids in restaurants in 2007. Researchers from Yale University School of Medicine used...

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Women Live Longer Surrounded by Greenery

Posted on 11-17-2017

Women Live Longer Surrounded by Greenery Researchers from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, in Boston, followed 108,630 U.S. women enrolled i...

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Vitamin D plus Calcium Lowers Cancer Risk

Posted on 11-17-2017

Vitamin D plus Calcium Lowers Cancer Risk Researchers from Creighton University School of Nursing, in Omaha, Nebraska, studied 2,303 healthy postmenopausal women to determine whether a link bet...

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Music Soothes Pain after Surgery

Posted on 11-17-2017

Music Soothes Pain after Surgery Researchers from the Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital, in New York City, studied the impact of music therapy on 60 patients...

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Walking Reduces Symptoms of Dementia

Posted on 11-17-2017

Walking Reduces Symptoms of Dementia A study from the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, examined the impact of regular walking on people with vascular cognitive impairment, the seco...

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Resveratrol May Help Eye Health

Posted on 11-17-2017

Resveratrol May Help Eye Health Resveratrol is a natural substance found in grapes, peanuts, blueberries and other foods that’s known for its heart-protective nature. Researchers believe ...

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Biodegradable Reeboks Help Solve Waste Problem

Posted on 11-17-2017

Biodegradable Reeboks Help Solve Waste Problem Reebok is introducing a completely compostable sneaker designed to neither harm the environment when created nor potentially clog a landfill when...

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Innovative Building Material Trumps Concrete

Posted on 11-17-2017

Innovative Building Material Trumps Concrete Concrete and steel allow us to build immense houses, skyscrapers and dams, but in 2012, the U.S. Energy Information Administration determined that c...

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Toddlers Routinely Reach for French Fries

Posted on 11-17-2017

Toddlers Routinely Reach for French Fries A collaborative study published in the journal Pediatrics concludes that toddlers under the age of 2 are more likely to eat French fries than vegetabl...

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Court Removes Manmade Barriers

Posted on 11-17-2017

Court Removes Manmade Barriers A legal challenge in Washington state may require spending nearly $2 billion to restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration. The Ninth U...

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Forests Shift West with Climate Change

Posted on 11-17-2017

Forests Shift West with Climate Change The consequences of climate change are impacting plant species in unanticipated, but logical ways; for instance, conifers and other needle trees are movin...

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Wind Turbines Kill Winged Creatures

Posted on 11-17-2017

Wind Turbines Kill Winged Creatures Wind turbines make for clean energy, but are dangerous to birds and bats. According to a study in the Wildlife Society Bulletin, approximately 573,000 birds ...

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Columbus Day Renamed to Honor First Peoples

Posted on 11-17-2017

Columbus Day Renamed to Honor First Peoples Many people feel that Christopher Columbus is partly responsible for the genocide of Native Americans, and bestowing him a day of celebration adds i...

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Save on Holiday Plane Tickets

Posted on 11-17-2017

Save on Holiday Plane Tickets The easiest way to save money on airfare is by being flexible, because flying on certain days at certain times can be more affordable. Shopping among airports and ...

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Decaying Autumn Leaves Feed Summer Gardens

Posted on 11-17-2017

Decaying Autumn Leaves Feed Summer Gardens In many parts of the U.S., autumn brings fallen leaves, and the benefits of composting can be extended via leaf molding. “You get new leaves eve...

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