alternative medicine

  1. Well-being

    An acupuncture cynic tries it for the first time

    Within a minute of meeting licensed acupuncturist and herbalist Diane Hartenstein, I was asked to stick out my tongue.
  2. Health & Wellness

    9 Foods that improve summertime burns and bites

    Summertime livin' isn't always easy breezy. From sunburns to bug bites, the steamy summer months can take a toll on your skin. We...
  3. K-12

    Could sound therapy be right for my child?

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    Sound therapy isn't new but there is a renewed appreciation for this alternative treatment as of late. The theory is that vibrations...
  4. Health & Wellness

    The 7 chakras and how they contribute to your health

    Objects, living cells, plants and people all possess physical energy otherwise known as an aura (or energetic body). Just as someone...
  5. Well-being

    Energy healing: What the heck it is and how it can fix you

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    Once considered the realm of only mystics and gurus, energy healing is now mainstream, and in some hospitals on the West Coast is...
  6. Well-being

    Why walking barefoot is good for your health

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    Can you rekindle your health simply by walking barefoot? Some experts think so, and you'll be surprised at the benefits of this new...
  7. Well-being

    How acupuncture can conquer your holiday stress

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    Poking your skin with needles may not sound like a soothing treatment, but the ancient Chinese therapy of acupuncture is reputed to...
  8. Pets & Animals

    Chiropractic care for your pets

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    Many people are unfamiliar with chiropractic care as a form of heath care for humans, so it's no surprise that most people don't...
  9. K-12

    Tips for how to use homeopathy in your family

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    Ever wondered what homeopathy was all about? Interested in natural medicine, but not sure where to begin? Read on for an...
  10. Well-being

    What you need to know about holistic health care

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    It’s no surprise that studies suggest more and more people are going holistic. In fact, research from the National Center for...
  11. Well-being

    6 Ways essential oils can harm you

    Every other woman on your Facebook news feed has been touting the miracles of essential oils. But, how much do you really know about...