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Sound Therapy and Tuning Forks Bring Benefits

Sound Therapy and Tuning Forks Bring Benefits

There is growing interest in sound therapy, an ancient healing technique that uses vibrational frequencies of sound to tune the body for optimal balance physically, emotionally and spiritually. It is gaining attention along with alternative and energy medicine, and is available in Richmond.

Apex MD Expands with New Services

Apex MD Expands with New Services

Apex MD Holistic Wellness has expanded over the past year, adding a variety of complementary medical and wellness services to provide patients with the most comprehensive care possible with a staff of nurse practitioners, a registered dietitian, a massage therapist and an esthetician, all working together to offer a full spectrum of care.

Thermography for Heart Health

Thermography for Heart Health

According to the Centers for Disease Control, the number one cause of death in the U.S. is heart disease, but we can live longer and better with early detection, healthy lifestyle choices and appropriate treatment.

3 Secrets to Healthier Eating Options in 2017

3 Secrets to Healthier Eating Options in 2017

With the New Year upon us, you’re probably mulling wellness resolutions and plans for 2017 such as eating less pasta and more veggies.

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Functional Medicine for Pets

Functional Medicine for Pets

Why the Best Vets Use It

Most vets turn first to pills and surgery, but functional medicine vets consider an animal’s genetic makeup and exposure to toxins and generally lean toward more gentle natural treatments and prevention.

Sky High

Sky High

A Simple Gaze Invokes the Infinite

By relaxing gently into unfocused vision, we enter into a state of spacious calm that invites us into stillness to serenely observe passing thoughts.

Julia Schopick on Effective, Affordable Medicine

Julia Schopick on Effective, Affordable Medicine

Such seemingly intractable conditions as Parkinson’s, lupus, and rheumatoid arthritis can respond to surprisingly low-cost treatments.

Weight-Loss Saboteurs

Weight-Loss Saboteurs

Tackling Obesity’s Hidden Causes

If you’re among the many of us that can’t keep pounds off, the cause may lurk in an imbalance in gut bacteria, thyroid function, immune response or exercise method.

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Protecting Pollinators

Maryland Bans Bee-Killing Pesticides

Airline Air

Recirculating Jet Air Linked to Illness

Eat Safer

Website Screens Packaging for Toxin

Lobster Liberation

Monks Free Creatures from Certain Doom

Smog Begone

California Aims Even Higher on Emission Controls

Reforesting India

Massive Tree-Planting Against Climate Change

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Help for Moms to Thrive

Help for Moms to Thrive

Thrive4Mom, LLC, is a new, full-service, nutrition consulting business offering meal preparation classes and in-home kitchen consultations.

Urban Yoga Knows that Every Body is Different

Urban Yoga Knows that Every Body is Different

Urban Yoga RVA opened this year at 102 North Seventh Street, in Richmond, offering a variety of classes for all-level yogis, including kid’s yoga, sound bath, yin yoga, beginners’ yoga, and power yoga.

Watching Out for Our Water

Watching Out for Our Water

Dr. Pamela Hamilton-Stubbs has written a new book, What’s in Your Drinking Water and How to Make it Safer, exploring hot topics on water quality and safety. She is board certified in sleep medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Sleep Medicine.

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