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Conscious Caregiving
and Yoga

How to Live a Healthy Lifestyle

Letter From Publisher

Letter from the Publisher

Letter from the Publisher

You’ll find plenty of ways to nurture yourself and your loved ones in this issue.

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Self-Improvement Book Titles Popular with Local Readers

Dixie Barnes, manager of the Unity of Naples metaphysical bookstore, has her finger on the pulse of her customers reading habits and rarely fails to note the most popular books that are purchased from her well-stocked shelves.

Loving Hut: Naples’ Only 100 Percent Vegan Restaurant

Loving Hut: Naples’ Only 100 Percent Vegan Restaurant

The Loving Hut in Naples is a part of a fast-growing, international chain of restaurants with more than 120 branches worldwide.

Forever Ballroom

Forever Ballroom

Thanks to Dancing with the Stars, a hit television series in which celebrities are coupled with professional dancers to competitively perform choreographed dance routines, the art of ballroom dancing is enjoying a resurgence.

Health Benefits of Yoga

Health Benefits of Yoga

September is National Yoga Month, as a way to educate the general public about the health benefits of yoga and to inspire a healthy lifestyle.

Natural Awakenings Reader Snapshots – Leandra Harrison

Natural Awakenings Reader Snapshots – Leandra Harrison

Getting to know Natural Awakenings readers.

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Kamini Desai Explores a Yogic Life

Kamini Desai Explores a Yogic Life

Inner Calmness Leads to Self-Mastery

We can captain of our own ship to the peace, clarity and causeless happiness that emerge from a vibrant yoga practice.

Sparking Creativity in Elders with Dementia

Sparking Creativity in Elders with Dementia

Re-Engaging Through Art, Music and Dance

Creative activities can pierce the cloud of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, bringing smiles to elders and caregivers alike.

Mindfulness for Little Ones

Mindfulness for Little Ones

Teaching Kids to Be Calm and Focused

Even little ones can learn to breathe deep, make sense of their emotions and enjoy regular quiet time.

The Great Classroom Pet Debate

The Great Classroom Pet Debate

Kids Like Classroom Pets, Animal Lovers Raise Doubts

What are the best ways for students to learn about caring for other species?

See More »Local News Briefs

Haight Joins Andrea’s Studio & Spa as Esthetician

New Esthetician Samantha Haight has joined the staff at Andrea’s Organic Hair Studio & Day Spa, in Naples.

Enlight Center Reopens with New Services

The Enlight Center has reopened in Bonita Springs with a mix of new and familiar alternative and complementary services for holistic healing.

Local Author Releases New Book

Author Rosalyn Becker, of Fort Myers, seeks to bring readers toward a better understanding of God and themselves in her new book, Unveiling the Soul: Spirituality in the Dimension of Opposites (Balboa Press).

Annual Autism Conference in North Naples

The third annual Creating a Future for Adults with Autism Conference will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 20, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, in North Naples.

Peace Day in the Park Returns to Cape Coral

The seventh annual Peace Day in the Park, celebrating the International Day of Peace, will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., September 21, at Jaycee Park, in Cape Coral.

Seminar Teaches Online Dating Tips

Jan Terry, owner of the all-female, local What Now?

Essel Presentation on Relationships in Estero

David Essel, renowned author, inspirational speaker, radio host and master life and relationship coach, will provide readers with free tips on improving relationships via a seminar exclusively for Natural Awakenings readers.

Digital Edition

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Awakening America

Celebrating 20 Years of Publishing

Sharon Bruckman shares her story.

Local Healthy Dining Guide

Mmm… That’s Good

Mmm… That’s Good

Whether you’re in the mood for take-out, family-style or fine dining, you can find healthy options throughout Lee and Collier counties.

Kudos

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Ice Cubed

Greenland a Big Contributor to Sea Level Rise

Cleaner Air

New EPA Rules Proposed for Climate Change

Safer Shampoo

Makers Agree Not to Use Cancer-Causing Chemical

Apple Crunch

Celebrating Pesticide-Free Orchards

Radioactive Sea

Japan’s Nuclear Meltdown is Poisoning California Kelp

GMO Gung-Ho

U.S. Farmers Plant More GMO Crops

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Vitamin D3 Cuts Antibiotic Use by Elderly

Vitamin D3 Cuts Antibiotic Use by Elderly

Supplement for Seniors

Mindfulness Meditation Can Hinder Onset of Alzheimer’s

Mindfulness Meditation Can Hinder Onset of Alzheimer’s

Helps Those with Mild Cognitive Impairment

Licorice Root Reduces Dangerous Fat

Licorice Root Reduces Dangerous Fat

Supplement Shrinks Waistlines

Raisins Lower Blood Pressure and Diabetes Risk

Raisins Lower Blood Pressure and Diabetes Risk

Healthy Snacking with Big Benefits

Pre-K Education Linked to Better Health 26 Years Later

Pre-K Education Linked to Better Health 26 Years Later

Early Schooling Can Lead to Future Wellness

Tongue Diagnosis Reveals Sleep Disorders

Tongue Diagnosis Reveals Sleep Disorders

Saying 'Ah' Can Tell A Lot

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