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Women’s Health Issue

Focusing on Breast Health & Natural Birth

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Letter From Publisher

Letter from Publisher

Letter from Publisher

A mother only wants the best for her children. It shouldn’t be so hard to navigate choices to secure food in its natural state, safe schools and nurturing communities, and a healthy environment free of concerns about climate change.

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The Watsu Experience

The Watsu Experience

Watsu, a gentle form of bodywork performed in warm water (94 to 98 degrees), combines elements of massage, joint mobilization, shiatsu, muscle stretching and dance.

A Conversation with Seane Corn

A Conversation with Seane Corn

Acclaimed yoga teacher and activist shares her strategy for staying connected to her practice.

Investigate Climate Censorship in Florida

Investigate Climate Censorship in Florida

Scientists and state employees report that Governor Rick Scott's office has discouraged them from using the phrases “climate change, global warming and sustainability” in official communications, including reports about the future of Florida's coasts.

An Integrative Approach for Breast Health and Early Cancer Detection

An Integrative Approach for Breast Health and Early Cancer Detection

Local health practitioners offer insights on thermography, mammograms and other proactive tools.

A Life Worth Reading

A Life Worth Reading

Heather Burch, co-owner of Shangri-La Spa, in Bonita Springs, and Brigid’s Crossing, in Naples, has lived a life full of experiences that would require several book volumes.

Infinite Stones Packs Infinite Potential

Infinite Stones Packs Infinite Potential

Stewart Sullivan and Matt Abate, coowners of Infinite Stones, LLC, in Fort Myers, are not typical rockhounds hunting gemstones for a sense of adventure and discovery.

Jeffrey Smith Warns Against GMOs

Jeffrey Smith Warns Against GMOs

Join Natural Awakenings and Shangri-La Springs on May 27th for an evening with award-winning GMO expert Jeffrey Smith and a panel of local healthcare physicians.

Who’s a Natural Awakenings Reader?

Who’s a Natural Awakenings Reader?

Author Indira Dyal-Dominguez is a proud Natural Awakenings reader!

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Flexing Our Muscles

Flexing Our Muscles

Weightlifting Makes Us Fit, Healthy and Self-Confident

Strength training amps up our natural metabolic furnace, burns fat, stabilizes our core, and fuels self-confidence.

Moving Beyond Survival

Moving Beyond Survival

Our True Identity Surpasses Any Disease

Surviving a disease or crisis is something to be proud of, but we aren’t honoring the whole of who we are if it’s the primary way we identify our self.

Laura Prepon’s Journey to Health

Laura Prepon’s Journey to Health

Home Cooking, Organics and Massage Are Key

After struggling for years with health issues, the popular actress has found healing through new ways of eating and self-nurturing.

Upcycled Décor

Upcycled Décor

Old and Oh-So-Stylish

Using imagination, verve, and a little effort, dull pieces of old furniture can be transformed into artistic centerpieces.

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Special Offer at LeMasque Facial Bar & Spa

LeMasque Facial Bar & Spa, in Naples, is offering a series of three reflexology treatments for $99 ($120 value) through the end of September.

Kondrot Leads Two Free Healthful Seminars

Bestselling author and owner of Healing the Eye and Wellness Center Dr. Edward Kondrot will host two free seminars this month at his Fort Myers clinic.

Cormier Offers Musculoskeletal Exams

Dr. Alfred Cormier has purchased an ultrasound machine and is performing free exams for musculoskeletal issues at his Cormier Health Center, in Naples.

Journey to Manifest Vision in Fort Myers

Tina Crumpacker, of TMC Productions, will host A New Journey Begins at 6:30 p.m., May 29, 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., May 30, and 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., May 31 in Fort Meyers.

Cook Returns to the Science of Light Medicine

After a four-year sabbatical of intense research and study, Barbara Cook has opened her Biolight Medicine practice in Naples.

Create Your Own Dance Style in Bonita Springs

Valeria Hill, owner of Coco Locco Tropical Fashion & Dance, in Bonita Springs, is offering fully-customizable classes at her studio.

Pounce Into Summer at Brigid’s in Naples

Brigid’s Crossing Resale Store and Adoption Center, in Naples, will host Pounce into Summer from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., May 15 and 16.

MakeUp2Stay Spa Offers Deep Tissue Bamboo Treatment

MakeUp2Stay spa, in Naples, is offering warm deep tissue bamboo massage by Licensed Massage Therapist Michelle Mace.

Thermography Services Expand on Fort Myers Beach

Southwest Medical Thermal Imaging is opening a satellite clinic to expand the availability of its thermography services at Bennett Chiropractic and Wellness in Fort Meyers.

House of Gaia Hosts Summer Youth Camps

The House of Gaia, in Naples, will offer a series of weeklong summer camps for children ages 4 to 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., June 8 through August 14.

Weekly Specials at Both Pizza Fusion Locations

Pizza Fusion offers a variety of healthy handmade pizza sandwiches, salads and deserts at its Naples and Fort Myers locations.

Birthing a Healthy Child Workshop in Naples

Nurse Practitioner Deborah J. Post, of Wellbridges Inc., and Dr. Cade Copeland, of Maximized Living Chiropractic, will lead Birthing a Healthy Child Into an Unhealthy World, a parenting workshop.

New Staff and Expanded Services at Anahata Studio

Local health practitioners are joining forces to form a new and expanded health center with goals to help clients thrive physically, mentally and spiritually.

Food and Thought Presents Robert Scott Bell and Friends

On May 15, from 7 to 9 p.m., Ty Bollinger and Sayer Ji will join homeopath and radio show host Robert Scott Bell for a free live healing event, Unlock the Power to Heal, being held at Food and Thought: The Organic General Store in Naples.

Mysore Ashtanga Yoga Classes at Shangri-La Springs

Students will have the opportunity to sample a free introductory Mysore Ashtanga yoga class from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 10, at Shangri-La Springs, in Bonita Springs.

March Against Monsanto Rallies In Southwest Florida

Grassroots group March Against Monsanto will rally in Naples on Saturday, May 23, and in Fort Meyers, May 24.

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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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Dirty Dollars

Stores Filled with Toxic Products

Animal Genocide

‘Lethal Control’ Trades Off Species

Tool Pool

Farmers Share Farm Machinery

Eco-Eating

Town Eateries Embrace Sustainability

Enflamed Water

Home Flame Retardants Found in River

Persistent Pacers

Women Marathoners Better at Maintaining Speed

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Meditation Improves Brain Health

Meditation Improves Brain Health

Increases Memory and Learning Capacity

Heart Disease Detected Early with Breath Testing

Heart Disease Detected Early with Breath Testing

Simple Way to Check Cardiovascular Health

Weight Gain in Moms Lowers Toxins in Newborns

Weight Gain in Moms Lowers Toxins in Newborns

New Study for Expectant Mothers

To Get Healthy, Get a Healthy Partner

To Get Healthy, Get a Healthy Partner

Achieve Optimal Results Together

Italian Court Links Boy’s Autism to a Vaccine

Italian Court Links Boy’s Autism to a Vaccine

Findings Lead to Justice for Family

Strawberries Reduce Blood Pressure

Strawberries Reduce Blood Pressure

Lower Levels Through Fruit Consumption

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