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Aloe Vera Revisited

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Aloe Vera Revisited

Sometimes things become so strongly associated with a single, well-known use that we forget that they may have other useful applications. Such is the case with Aloe Vera. Most people are aware of its benefits for burns. That is why it is a common houseplant kept in the kitchen to deal with the damage caused […]

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Healthy Heart, Healthy You

| February 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

Heart candies, heart shaped valentines and chocolate hearts are everywhere this time of year, but the heart that should be getting your undivided attention everyday is the one in your chest that works 24/7 to power your body and fuel your internal system. As the powerhouse of your body, the heart needs to run in […]

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Public Invited to Feb. 1 Keynote by Father of Integrative Medicine

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Public Invited to Feb. 1 Keynote by Father of Integrative Medicine

Dr. Andrew Weil to Speak at Scripps Natural Supplements Conference The physician generally credited with establishing the field of integrative medicine, Dr. Andrew Weil, will deliver the keynote address on Friday, Feb. 1, at the 10th annual Natural Supplements Conference, presented by the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine. Dr. Weil’s address will focus on true […]

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On Your Mark…Get Set…

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
On Your Mark…Get Set…

Point Loma High School Encourages Participants for its Annual Hungry Dog Dash The Point Loma High School (PLHS) Cross Country Team’s Hungry Dog Distance Runners present their 3rd Annual 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m., Sunday, February 3 at NTC Park at Liberty Station in Point Loma. Proceeds benefit the PLHS Cross Country Team. Whether you […]

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Sharp Rees-Stealy Opens State-of-the-Art “Green” Downtown Medical Center

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Sharp Rees-Stealy Opens State-of-the-Art “Green” Downtown Medical Center

Sharp Rees-Stealy Downtown opened its first “green” medical center. Doctors and services from the Sharp Rees-Stealy Downtown Fourth Avenue location moved to the beautiful, new 66,365-square-foot medical office building across the street at 300 Fir Street, San Diego, CA 92101. The multi-specialty medical center offers a vast range of services to patients. The first floor […]

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Kick off the New Year with Blossom

| January 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Kick off the New Year with Blossom

by Aubree Lynn Writer/Stylist/Producer www.StylishlyAubreeLynn.com The New Year is an opportunity to start fresh and get rejuvenated. How about some old fashioned pampering for the skin you wear. A little over a years ago I had the pleasure of meeting esthetician Tricia Beel of Blossom Organic Skin Care. Since then, she has kept my skin […]

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Go Out and Play in the Yard

| January 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Go Out and Play in the Yard

We often refer to a person as being “well-grounded” when they seem stabile, reliable, practical and calm. That metaphor may turn out to be far more scientifically descriptive than literary. Recent research into the electrical field influences on our body functions has determined that we need to actually ground ourselves to the surface of the […]

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The Buddy Advantage

| January 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The temptations of the holiday season – baked goods, candy canes, cocktail parties and large social gatherings centered on food – can lead you down the path of weight gain, irritability and inactivity during the cold, dark winter months. To overcome these temptations and stay focused on consistently working out and eating healthy during the […]

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Validation of Folk Uses for Guinea Hen Weed

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Validation of Folk Uses for Guinea Hen Weed

Modern medicine has always had its roots in herbal folk remedies. After all, if they hadn’t worked, the tradition of using folk remedies would not have been passed on to the next generation. The famous author, Dr. James Duke, wrote that the Green Pharmacy made his 30-plus year career at the U. S. Department of […]

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Three Tips to Improve Your Healthy Lifestyle

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Living a fit and healthy lifestyle doesn’t happen overnight. It takes a consistent and dedicated effort to not only become physically fit, but to maintain a healthy lifestyle in the long-term. Although exercising consistently and eating a nutritious diet are the cornerstones to achieving a healthy lifestyle, the following three quick tips can help improve […]

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