Body-Mind-Spirit Event Comes to Port St. Lucie

The long-running Awaken Wellness Fair, New York’s best loved body, mind, spirit, green expo, comes to the Port St. Lucie Civic Center, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., on January 17, 2019.

“The Awaken Fairs began in 2002 with just 42 holistic practitioners working on each other in a small office. Today it has grown to more than 1000 guests and 150 exhibitors participating in this quarterly party,” says event producer Paula Caracappa. Continue Reading

Stretching for Healthy Joints

by Louise Goldberg

Many individuals are drawn to yoga because of their natural flexibility. Encouraged to stretch to their limits and beyond, they enjoy the sense of freedom they experience in postures. The urge to push through every pose and overcome the body’s efforts at resistance can be intoxicating.

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Answers on Cancers Seminar in Fort Lauderdale

Have you or a loved one recently been diagnosed with cancer? Dr. Yolanda Cintron, of International Center for Dental Excellence, Fort Lauderdale and Dr. Linda Huxtable, Medicine People, Palm Coast, present the lecture series, Healing from the Inside Out, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., on September 15. This free seminar is for anyone with cancer, including breast, prostate, leukemia, bone, liver, etc.

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Shingles and Homeopathic Treatment

by Dr. Iqbal Nazir

Shingles or herpes zoster occurs when the dormant chickenpox virus,
varicella-zoster, is reactivated in nerve tissues. The rash can be accompanied by itching, burning and/or deep pain. Early signs of shingles include tingling and localized pain. The rash quickly develops fluid filled blisters similar to chicken pox, most common on the torso and face.

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Considering Thermography: The Top Three Questions To Ask

Thermography is a medical infrared image of the body which can show the first signs of irregularities starting at the cellular level. If there is a variance of temperature outside the normal range for that region, it could be an indication there is dysregulation afoot.

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3 Common Nutrients Vital to Immune Function

by Gloria Moreira

By now you may know that vitamin D is an important nutrient for bone health, but did you know that it is also just as critical for good immune system health? And it’s not the only one. Your immune system also requires a range of B vitamins, zinc, selenium, copper, iron, vitamin C, vitamin A and vitamin E, so it’s important to eat a healthy, balanced diet to get enough of all the nutrients you need.

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Winning Combination for Lower Extremity Joint Health with Customized Orthotics and Natural Anti-inflammatories

by Doc Rick Rimler

When it comes to joint health in the lower extremity, the first thing to do is look at the foundation for your mobility: your feet. Once you get your foot type determined, a “customized orthotic” (prescription arch support) can be placed in your shoes. This will balance and support your feet with an appropriate material, promoting less motion and more efficient ambulation. In turn, you will have fewer problems with your feet, ankles, knees, hips and lower back.

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Natural Noninvasive Facial Rejuvenation

With today’s busy, stressful lifestyle, the signs of aging are inevitable. And until recently, the only significant option was a surgical facelift. Thanks to new technology, men and women have a new option called thread lift.

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Passion & Self-Discovery, Environmental Artist Susie Q Wood

She is known by many as the publisher of the Broward edition of Natural Awakenings. This September, experience another side of her as expressed through her environmental artwork and one-woman show at The Village Design Gallery and Atelier, 600 Breakers Avenue, Fort Lauderdale. Opening night takes place from 6:00 to 10 p.m., September 1. Meet this local artist for a conversation about her Global TRASHformation movement, publishing experience and, of course, her artwork.

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Private Oasis Available in Palm Beach Gardens

Developer Ben Benson, of Ocean Land Trust, is offering a residence in a 9.8-acre, gated sanctuary in Palm Beach Gardens that features outstanding natural surroundings and considerable wildlife. The property includes a large residence, a wildlife pond, mature landscaping and more than 200 palm trees.

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