Collier and Lee Counties Edition
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Welcome to Natural Awakenings Online

July Issue

Farmers Rooted in Health
& Anti-Inflammatory Diet

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Letter From Publisher

Letter from Publisher

Letter from Publisher

The Fourth encourages us to never take our freedoms for granted and to remain vigilant in our responsibility to protect them. One way to protect the purity of our food and environment is to educate ourselves and purchase products and services that support the healthiest choices possible.

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Curly Hair Versus Humidity

Curly Hair Versus Humidity

In the past, for women with naturally curly hair—from loose to classic, tight or kinky—the effects of Florida’s hot, steamy summers with stifling humidity levels and soaring temperatures were unwelcome.

Immokalee Culinary Accelerator Helps Local Chef Entrepreneurs

Immokalee Culinary Accelerator Helps Local Chef Entrepreneurs

The Florida Culinary Accelerator @ Immokalee, now fully functional, is helping to create new food businesses, guiding chefs through state licensing hurdles and assisting them with getting their products into the retail market.

BEssentially Green

BEssentially Green

Diane Leddy, a 2013 graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, has been pouring her energy and enthusiasm into what interests her most—helping others to design, maintain and enjoy a healthy lifestyle.

Opiate Alternatives

Opiate Alternatives

Many local health practitioners approach the alleviation of pain from an integrative perspective, suggesting that modalities used in tandem can provide the best relief.

Robert Murdoch

Robert Murdoch

Murdoch is trained in therapies such as Classical 5 Element acupuncture, classical homeopathy, functional medicine, nutrition and pediatrics.

Love Yoga Center’s Recommended Posture for Great Sleep

Love Yoga Center’s Recommended Posture for Great Sleep

Deeply relaxing, yoga invites rhythmic breathing and invokes a meditative state that further helps to cultivate a quiet mind when practiced for at least 15 minutes before bed.

Local Therapists Bring Back Cupping Therapy

Local Therapists Bring Back Cupping Therapy

The therapy can be used in different places on the body to bring blood flow to a specific area.

Hurricane Season Coping Tips

Hurricane Season Coping Tips

Although the 2018 hurricane season officially began on June 1, there are Southwest Floridians still trying to shake the trauma experienced during the 2017 season.

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Why More Pets Are Getting Cancer

Why More Pets Are Getting Cancer

GMO Toxins Permeate Pet Foods

Skyrocketing cancer rates among dogs can most likely be traced to GMOs in their pet foods and Roundup toxins sprayed on lawns, say veterinarians and other scientists.

Gary Griggs on What We Must Do to Save Our Coasts

Gary Griggs on What We Must Do to Save Our Coasts

About half of the planet’s population lives in coastal areas, and building seawalls to hold back hurricanes and rising ocean waters is only a temporary solution.

Art that Inspires Action

Art that Inspires Action

Artists Work to Save Nature’s Beauty

By using marine debris, steel, twigs and even snow, artists are incorporating the natural world into their work while simultaneously sending out an SOS from the planet.

Organic Farmers: Growing America’s Health

Organic Farmers: Growing America’s Health

Restoring the Nutritional Value of Crops

Across the country, farmers are experimenting with new ways to grow food having higher nutritional content and a positive environmental impact.

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Correction

A news brief that appeared in the June issue contained an error regarding the benefits of cupping. We regret the error.

Yoga Teacher Training at FloYo Naples

FloYo Naples will conduct a 200-hour Yoga Alliance-certified yoga teacher training from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., July 20 through August 5.

Detoxify Series at Woodhouse Day Spa

The Woodhouse Day Spa, in Naples, is offering a discount on its Summer Detoxify series. From July 1 through the end of October, customers can enjoy four organic seaweed treatments for the price of three.

New Healthy Home Cleaning Company

Cindy Bisanti uses Norwex cleaning cloths with the power of silver ions and BacLock technology, and eco-friendly, homemade cleaning products and essential oils to clean homes throughout Lee and Collier counties.

Holy Fire Reiki Workshop at Lotus Blossom Clinic

Pattie Carney, Usui/Holy Fire reiki master, teacher and animal communicator, will lead a Reiki I & II Workshop from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., August 11 and 12, at the Lotus Blossom Clinic.

Therapy on the Gulf Celebrates 10 Years with Special Offer

Anthony Hansen launched Therapy on the Gulf 10 years ago in Naples. He is celebrating this milestone by offering 50 percent off any type of massage conducted by him this month.

Cannibidiol Oil Discount at Salt Cave

CBD oils have been associated with relieving pain and anxiety, along with helping to induce sleep.

Joy Feet Spa Opens with Specials

To herald its grand opening at 2095 Pine Ridge Road, in Naples, Joy Feet Spa is offering several discounts for clients throughout this month.

Inaugural Schroth Scoliosis Therapy Camp in Naples

People with the idiopathic scoliosis and kyphosis forms of spinal deformity can benefit by attending an International Schroth Three-Dimensional Scoliosis Therapy Camp.

Path of Being Opens in Fort Myers

THIS store offers psychic and intuitive tarot readings daily, Mommy and Me with Daddy Too yoga and meditation classes every other Sunday, free healing circles on different healing modalities on the third Tuesday of each month, and monthly crystal bowl and guided meditations.

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

From takeout to family style or fine dining, healthy dining options abound throughout Lee and Collier counties. Natural Awakenings recently taste-tested the following venues, where fresh, healthy food is also delicious.

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Kudos

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Meat Menace

Animal Product Emissions Rival Oil

Loving It

Fast Food Giants Finally Address Plastic Pollution

Algae Alchemy

Dutch Turn Seaweed into 3-D Household Items

In Vitro Corals

Scientists Help Repropagate Vanishing Reefs

Big Save

Conservation Project Protects Part of Amazon

Pooch Patrol

Smart Vest Could Increase Neighborhood Safety

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Warming Planet Will Worsen Sleep

Warming Planet Will Worsen Sleep

Rising Temperatures to Cause Restless Nights

Exercise Benefits Cancer Survivors

Exercise Benefits Cancer Survivors

Increases Cognitive Function and Reduces Fatigue

Steam Baths Ease Allergies

Steam Baths Ease Allergies

Helps to Reduce Symptoms

Eating Apples and Tomatoes Repairs Lungs

Eating Apples and Tomatoes Repairs Lungs

Fresh Fruits Heal Damage

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