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December Issue

Uplifting Humanity
& Holidays

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Letter From Publisher

Miracles Everywhere

Miracles Everywhere

In this month’s annual Uplifting Humanity issue, you’ll find expressions and evidence of love amid messages of our ultimate oneness. I am continually inspired by the open-hearted people and enlightened activities that fill these monthly pages.

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Grow Wings and Become an Earth Angel

Grow Wings and Become an Earth Angel

Southwest Florida communities can build bridges across divides and reestablish bonds of trust, love and caring.

Vitality is a Way of Life for Linell King

Vitality is a Way of Life for Linell King

A Naples resident since 2004, Linell King, M.D., owner of Ultimate Vitality Partners, combines medical science, behavioral health and spirituality to help people transform their lives.

Ask for Miracles and Receive Them

Ask for Miracles and Receive Them

In their bimonthly Miracle Group gatherings, Naples residents Carisa Jones and Sylvia Lehmann regularly experience the joy of sharing each other’s empowering creation stories.

Southwest Floridians Working on Relational Listening and Unity

Southwest Floridians Working on Relational Listening and Unity

From classes on non-violent communication, a community café coalition, and America Grows Wings, Southwest Florida communities are being given opportunities to create safe spaces where strangers with differing opinions can gather.

Thonon Espouses Beautiful Health

Thonon Espouses Beautiful Health

For more than 15 years, Caroline Thonon, owner of Beautiful Health, LLC, in Naples, has been doing extensive research on tools, modalities and nutrition that could help in restoring her health.

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Awake Parenting

Awake Parenting

Raising Connected, Confident Kids

Children are not ours to possess or own, but rather to guide into living fearlessly and authentically.

Pets Love Music

Pets Love Music

Each Species Grooves to Its Own Beat

With their ears attuned to different frequencies, horses neigh to Bach, cats groove to New Age, and dogs de-stress to “Greensleeves.”

Championing Holistic Athletes

Championing Holistic Athletes

The New Face of Sports Medicine

Athletes in a wide range of sports are finding that natural diets and holistic healing modalities help them achieve their personal best.

Peace on Earth

Peace on Earth

Conflict Resolutions that Work to Bridge Divides

In these days of strident voices, people with opposing views are exploring new ways to talk civilly and come to a mutually satisfying “Yes”.

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Massage and Sound for Self-Healing

Although the appeal of massage has always been linked to the body’s response to touch, other modalities that encourage healing have been slowly added that set the mood and help the body to relax.

Urrea Offers Natural Home Treatments

Registered Physical Therapist Sandra Urrea, of Circuit Tree Healing, in Naples, is offering many all-natural, non-invasive treatments with no adverse side effects at private residences while she works to establish a new office.

Fort Myers Spa to Raise Funds for Stroke Recovery Foundation

Assuage Spa, in Fort Myers, will host a holiday fundraising event for the Stroke Recovery Foundation from 5 to 7 p.m., December 12.

Annual Great Outdoor Adventure Day

Lovers Key State Park, on Fort Myers Beach, will host the annual Great Outdoor Adventure Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., December 2, at its kayak launch/picnic area.

New Minister Leads Services and Workshop at Unity of Fort Myers

Reverend Clive deLaporte will join Unity of Fort Myers as the new senior minister and spiritual leader in January 2018, but he will be introduced the congregation this month during four events.

Holiday Offers at Purely You Spa

Jennifer Alvarez Linguidi, owner of Purely You Spa, in Naples, is offering a special on organic spa experiences this holiday season.

Hours and Services Extended at Lee Physician Group

Lee Physician Group Integrative Medicine, in Bonita Springs, has extended its hours of operation to 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

Naples Art District Show Supports Food Drive

Fifty working artists in the Naples Art District, the largest concentration of professional artist studios in Southwest Florida, will participate in Art with a Heart from 5 to 8 p.m., December 6.

Medical Cannabis Presentation and Dinner

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner Deborah Post will present Medical Cannabis: Is it a Gateway Drug or the Potential Answer to Disease? Demystifying an Unusual Plant, from 6 to 8 p.m., December 14, at the Purple Spoon, in Bonita Springs.

Mystical Moon Celebrates 10 Years

The Mystical Moon will celebrate 10 years of service to the Southwest Florida spiritual/metaphysical community at both its Fort Myers and Bonita Springs locations beginning at 10 a.m., December 29.

Paradise Wellness and Event Center Opens in Bonita

The Paradise Wellness and Event Center has opened in the Bonita Professional Park at 28410 Bonita Crossings Boulevard, Suite 11, in Bonita Springs.

Savings on Cellular Energy Sessions

Dr. Robert Gilliland, of the Florida Natural Health Center, in Bonita Springs, is providing 30-minute sessions to jumpstart clients’ cellular energy level at a reduced cost of $49 through December.

Kennedy Offers Special Savings at Therapy on the Gulf

Teresa Kennedy, who recently became a full-time therapist at Therapy on the Gulf, in Naples, is offering new clients a 15 percent discount on their first visit this month and in January 2018.

Digital Edition

Natural Awakenings Magazine SWFL (Collier, Lee Counties / Naples, Fort Myers) Digital Magazine
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Awakening America

Celebrating 20 Years of Publishing

Sharon Bruckman shares her story.

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Local Healthy Dining Guide

Natural Awakenings Healthy Dining Guide

Natural Awakenings Healthy Dining Guide

Dining out? There are many healthy dining options abound throughout Lee and Collier counties!

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Kudos

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Robot Roomies

New Tech May Relieve Elder Isolation

Tree Tally

Digitalizing Data Helps Rainforest Census

Animal Smarts

Chimps, Zebrafish and Birds Communicate Like We Do

Senior Sisterhood

New Options for Independent Co-Housing

Erase E-Waste

Regift or Recycle Smart Phones

Tiny Baubles

Microplastic Mess Threatens World Oceans

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Milk Chocolate Also Benefits Heart Health

Milk Chocolate Also Benefits Heart Health

Lowers Risk of Irregular Heartbeat

Gut Bacteria Imbalance Linked to Chronic Fatigue

Gut Bacteria Imbalance Linked to Chronic Fatigue

Connection Found in Patients

Pink Noise While Asleep Helps Memory

Pink Noise While Asleep Helps Memory

Random Sound While Sleeping Increases Brain Activity

Alcohol Affects Our Heartbeat

Alcohol Affects Our Heartbeat

Study Finds Consumption Linked to Arrhythmia

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