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Medical Marijuana Shows Great Promise

Medical Marijuana Shows Great Promise

On November 4, Florida voters will decide whether to accept Amendment 2, which would legalize cannabis medicinal use, as has already been done in 22 states.

Synergy’s  Super Shots

Synergy’s Super Shots

Synergy Organic Juice Bar and Café, in Ft. Walton Beach, has extended its shooter menu with nutritionally dense concentrated super shots of juice that deliver benefits directly to the cells in the body.

Nitric Oxide Brings Health Benefits

Nitric Oxide Brings Health Benefits

Nitric oxide is an important signaling molecule that is naturally produced by the body to keep our blood and lymph vessels flexible and free flowing, and maintaining a sufficient level is critical to cardiovascular health and longevity.

NAC is a Real Sleeper Among Supplements

NAC is a Real Sleeper Among Supplements

The over-the-counter supplement N-acetyl-cysteine (NAC) is one of the least publicized, yet vitally important nutrients in the natural health field today.

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Lustrous Pooch

Lustrous Pooch

10 Foods to Make a Dog’s Coat Glow

Beyond pills and oils, choosing to feed a dog these whole foods gives a healthy shine to its skin and coat.

Give Freedom a Hand

Give Freedom a Hand

Let Peace and Prosperity Ring Around the World

Our five fingers remind us of our five basic freedoms—all of them attainable—for which everyone in our planetary community hungers.

James Gormley Takes On the FDA

James Gormley Takes On the FDA

Why the Natural Health Movement Must Protect Itself

Big Pharma dominates the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which is why consumers must keep close watch to ensure they don’t cripple the natural health industry.

Good Clean Fun Water Sports

Good Clean Fun Water Sports

Saying No to a Wave of Trash

It’s hard to enjoy the water when it’s littered with plastic trash and other flotsam—which is why sports lovers across the country are rallying to collect floating and submerged debris.

Local News Briefs

Comprehensive Course in Herbs in Pensacola

Comprehensive Course in Herbs in Pensacola

Herbalist Kathy Hubbard will conduct an herbal certification course, Back to Our Roots, Saturday mornings from September 6 through October 4

New Yoga and Pranic Healing Center Opens

New Yoga and Pranic Healing Center Opens

The Light Energy Dancing Wellness Center will open on July 7 at 348 Miracle Strip Parkway, Suite 27, in Fort Walton Beach

Certified Aqua Therapy for Dogs

Certified Aqua Therapy for Dogs

Melanie Barrett, founder of 30A Swim Dog, in Santa Rosa Beach, says the assisted hydrotherapy sessions she offers are winning raves from pet owners and veterinarians that believe dogs can reap enormous health benefits from the safe, low-impact workouts.

10-Day Holistic Retreat on the Gulf

10-Day Holistic Retreat on the Gulf

The 24th Holistic Health and Energy Awareness Retreat will be held by Sand Sea and Spirit from September 27 to October 7 in Orange Beach, Alabama, on the beautiful Gulf Coast...

Exclusive Aerial Movement Workshops  at Pure Pilates

Exclusive Aerial Movement Workshops at Pure Pilates

Pure Pilates is holding two-hour Aerial Movement Workshops from noon to 2 p.m. and 2:30 to 4 p.m., July 19, at Pure Pilates, in Gulf Breeze, and August 16 at Pure Pilates Downtown, in Pensacola.

A Kids’ Tea Party with Benefits

A Kids’ Tea Party with Benefits

Esther’s Garden of Healing is starting a monthly children’s series of workshops to educate and entertain the younger set.

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Essential Oils Effective in Fighting Candida, MRSA

Essential Oils Effective in Fighting Candida, MRSA

Effective Natural Treatments

Ginger and Turmeric Protect Skin from Sun

Ginger and Turmeric Protect Skin from Sun

Herbal Extracts Absorb UVB Rays

Dried Plums Prevent Bone Loss

Dried Plums Prevent Bone Loss

Small Daily Serving Boosts Density

Sun’s Rays May Help Heart Health

Sun’s Rays May Help Heart Health

Providing More than Vitamin D Production

Fruits and Veggies Boost Kids’ Learning and Social Skills

Fruits and Veggies Boost Kids’ Learning and Social Skills

Healthy Nutrition Leads to Stronger Abilities

Ashwagandha Herb Mutes Bipolar Disorder, Lowers Stress

Ashwagandha Herb Mutes Bipolar Disorder, Lowers Stress

Ayurvedic Treatment for Mental Health

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Seabirds’ Significance

Complex Interactions Help Cool the Planet

Shame Game

Corporations Bow to Public Pressure

Action Alert

Sneak Attack on Dietary Supplements

Sperm Killer

Monsanto Roundup Herbicide May Cause Gene-ocide

Strength in Numbers

It Takes a Village to Feed the World

Urban Habitats

How Plants and Animals Adapt to Cities

 

2014 Natural Wellness Profiles