Posts Tagged ‘Wellness’

  • Holistic & Metaphysical Fair
    Here will be all the new age, occult, other-worldly, spiritual, intuitive arts represented in one mystical weekend May 4-6. You can explore every alternative choice for health – physical, mental and emotional – as well as the mysteries of astrology, palmistry, and aura readings. There will be opportunities to experience massage and reflexology as healing...
    by at April 27th, 2007 at 09:04 am
  • Female Heart Attacks – Different & more Deadly?
    This aritcle came through email. I don’t know who the author is so can’t give them the credit they deserve. Some say it’s an urban legend.???? But that’s really irrelevant cause the truth is there. As an aside to the following, the American Heart Association states that for men or women: “Some heart attacks are sudden and intense –...
    by at April 27th, 2007 at 09:04 am
  • FDA assault on natural health choices
    The FDA is a powerful government organization that controls our access to prescription and non-prescription drugs. The FDA wants to control access to natural health products like vitamins, minerals and herbs – along with natural health therapies of all sorts. If you do your research, I think you will find that the FDA is too closely involved with the pharmaceutical...
    by at April 25th, 2007 at 06:04 am
  • Pet Food Recall
    This cartoon came to me through email. I don’t have dogs but I have many friends who do, and I know the topic is “life relevant” for them. The latest that I can find is that one source of the melamine contamination originates with an imported rice protein concentrate from China. The shipment was offloaded during the week of Apr 2 by Wilbur-Ellis of...
    by at April 23rd, 2007 at 04:04 pm
  • Milk Mustache Mobile Tour
    In an attempt to show everyone that milk is a vital part of a healthy diet, we have the 10th annual “Milk Mustache Mobile Tour” April 21-23. This year’s theme is “Think About Your Drink.” The roaming fete includes a Milk Mustache Photo Tent, a Curves Tent, a Health Assessment Tent and more…..Admission is Free. Apr 21 11a-1p Smith’s...
    by at April 21st, 2007 at 03:04 pm
  • IONS meeting on Human BioEnergetic Field
    The topic for this month’s meeting on Apr 24 is “Human BioEnergetic Field and it’s relationship to the Quantum Field of Potential.” Heady stuff but definitely pertinent to the concepts being espoused in “The Secret” and similar philosophies. You are invited to hear about the quantum experience of Traditional Chinese Meridian System,...
    by at April 13th, 2007 at 08:04 am
  • Simple Solutions to Complex Biomedical Problems
    The 2007 Nevada Medal for outstanding scientific achievement was awarded to Dr. Susan Linquist of MIT for her work on protein and genetics. She will speak on “Simple Solutions to Complex Biomedical Problems” Apr 12 at 4:00 pm. “Proteins do just about everything for us, from powering our muscles to forming the complex units in our brains.” Come...
    by at April 11th, 2007 at 06:04 am
  • Earth Day at Whole Foods
    Sun: The Sierra Club joins forces with Whole Foods Henderson for a parking lot of booths and hybrids and information for Earth-friendly living. Whole Foods Market 702-361-8183 100 S. Green Valley Pkwy Henderson NV. Sat: The Summerlin Earth Day is held on Saturday at Summerlin Park. Summerlin Park 1400 N. Rampart Blvd Las Vegas NV Related The Electric Car is not Dead,...
    by at April 10th, 2007 at 11:04 am
  • Healing and EHF
    Jinna van Nliet, a special guest from Canada, is the founder of EHF (Energy Healing Facilitator), a system to empower the PEMS (Physical, Emotional, Mental and Spiritual) bodies to promote balanced healing for the whole human system. This is cutting edge stuff but modern medicine is beginning to take notice of disease-causing factors and healing techniques that it used...
    by at April 10th, 2007 at 11:04 am
  • Love Your Fat Away!
    This is a novel approach to weightloss. On Sat Apr 14 you are invited to meet Ali Guggenheim who used the amazing system to shed 176 lbs. Donation of $10. 702-252-3502. Transformations, A Healing Place 1725 Rainbow Blvd Ste 25, Las Vegas NV Related Transformations of the Spirit, Natural Facelift
    by at April 9th, 2007 at 09:04 am
  • Piloga class
    What is Piloga? As taught by Eva from Barcelona, it seems to combine her training in yoga, pilates, aerobics and corrective medicine exercise. Cost is free, donations accepted. Transformations, A Healing Place 702-252-3502 1725 Rainbow Blvd Ste 25 Las Vegas NV Related Natural Facelift, Self-Defense Classes for Women, Tai Chi Chu’uan classes, Transformations of...
    by at April 8th, 2007 at 03:04 pm
  • Health and Fitness Fair
    Join others searching for a healthy path through life at Cashman Field in Downtown Las Vegas for a Health and Fitness Fair. There should be booths with a variety of vendors, raffles, complementary services etc. For those of you who don’t know, Cashman Field Center was built in 1983 on land donated by Big Jim Cashman, an icon in Las Vegas history. There is a stadium...
    by at April 4th, 2007 at 11:04 pm
  • Aura Readings
    Call Transformations, A Healing Place, to schedule an Aura Reading for $20. Before and after picture $25. You can also host an Aura Reading party for groups of 5 or more. Website: www.foundationforinsight.com. Transformations 702-252-3502 1725 S. Rainbow, Ste 25 Las Vegas NV Related www.TransformationAHealingPlace.com, Spiritual Skydiving (Kriya yoga), Self-Defense...
    by at April 2nd, 2007 at 07:04 pm
  • Catharsis Grand Opening
    There will be an all day grand opening of Catharsis, the Centre for Cleansing & Renewal on Mar 31. Guest Speaker Sheila Z Stirling will present “What’s Up with Planet Earth?” from noon – 4:oo pm. The Centre will feature introductory specials, raffles, some complementary services among other opening day activities. 702-478-5690 1770 N. Buffalo...
    by at March 27th, 2007 at 05:03 am
  • Pyschic Self-Defense
    Esoteric class at Transformations, A Healing Place, to learn to protect yourself from taking on another person’s pain or energy. We all have experienced “energy vampires” in one form or another. Here are basic techniques to release and neutralize their negative effects. $30 prepaid/$35 same day. 702-252-3502 1725 S. Rainbow #25. Las Vegas NV Related...
    by at March 27th, 2007 at 05:03 am
  • Tibetan Medicine & Astrology Readings in Las Vegas
    I attended an intriguing talk today at the West Sahara Library featuring Dr. Jhampa Kalsang, a doctor of Tibetan Astro (astrology) Medicine. Dr. Kalsang studied and then instructed at the Dalai Lama’s School of Tibetan Medicine in Dharamsala, India. He moved to Europe in the early 90’s and taught workshops in several countries including Germany, France, Italy,...
    by at March 24th, 2007 at 08:03 pm
  • “Fit for Life” Health Fair
    Author John Sherman will be on hand for book signing at the Fit for Life at the Library: Health Fair, Sat Mar 24. Come to the library for an afternoon of wellness with informational booths, activities and demonstrations such as belly dancing, ballroom dancing, aromatherapy and acupressure. call 702-507-3964 for more info. West Charleston Library 6301 W. Charleston Blvd...
    by at March 23rd, 2007 at 01:03 pm
  • Democrat Presidential Hopefuls Speak Out on Healthcare
    UNLV will host one of the most important political forums on healthcare to date. The Democratic Presidential candidates are all invited; present for the discussion will be Hillary Clinton, Chris Dodd, John Edwards, Mike Gravel, Dennis Kucinich, Barack Obama, Bill Richardson. Sen Edwards announced today that he will stay in the race in spite of the news that his wife Elizabeth...
    by at March 23rd, 2007 at 11:03 am
  • Alkalize or Die!
    There is a lot of talk today about acidity in the body and disease. The newest trend is to reduce the acidity as much as possible by controlling your diet. The opposite of acid is alkaline and a class at Transformations, A Healing Place will teach you the importance of pH balancing of the fluids in your body. You will learn which foods are acid-forming and which are alkaline-forming....
    by at March 21st, 2007 at 12:03 pm
  • Toast to Healthy Red Wine Tannin
    You hear a lot of buzz today about the benefits of drinking red wine and according to Science News, Dec 2, 2006, there seems to be some scientific basis for it. But researchers from Scotland have shown that not all red wines are equal. Apparently wines with the highest concentrations of polymeric procyanidins are the most beneficial for cardiovascular health. These compounds...
    by at March 18th, 2007 at 07:03 pm
  • Democrat Presidential Candidates on Health Care
    I received a comment from the SEIU clarifying some incomplete information published in the R-J. The moderator for the event will be Karen Tumulty, political correspondent for Time magazine. The priviliged audience for the Democratic Presidential Candidates Forum on Health Care will consist of UNLV (I am assuming faculty, staff and students), members of the SEIU, and...
    by at March 14th, 2007 at 01:03 pm
  • Compulsive Buying Syndrome
    The data is startling. Nearly 6% of adults in America are unable to resist shopping binges that leave them depressed, anxious and in debt. The interesting part is that men suffer from “buying gone bad” almost as often as women. I haven’t seen very many “Shop til you drop” in men-sized T-shirts, but apparently the problem is there; it just...
    by at March 9th, 2007 at 06:03 pm
  • Tibetan Astrologer Jhampa Kalsang
    Just in case there is anyone out there who still thinks this town is only about gambling, the coming visit of Dr. Jhampa Kalsang should help quell that prejudice and reinforce my premise that Las Vegas is a vortex for a whole other kind of energy. Dr. Kalsang was trained in the Tibetan Medical Astrological Institute in Dharamasala, India and has travelled extensively in...
    by at March 4th, 2007 at 05:03 pm
  • Be Pain Free Workshop
    Transformations is offering a free presentation every Tuesday by Dr. John Englehart who specializes in Auriculo Medicine & Cold Laser Technology. He is a Naturopathic & Homeopathic physician with a background in Chinese medicine. He promises to help alleviate a collection of ailments such as weight gain, smoking, stroke, depression, arthritis, back and neck pain,...
    by at March 4th, 2007 at 04:03 pm
  • Home from Iraq
    With the heady title of “Meeting the Post Deployment Readjustment Needs of Military Members,” Josef I. Ruzek of the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder will describe those needs and offer techniques to help families, friends, and even returnees make the very difficult adjustment back to civilian life. Following the scandal in Washington DC around...
    by at March 2nd, 2007 at 02:03 pm
  • 50+ FREE Health Seminar
    Ouch, it hurts to be eligible! But when is it ever a better time to take control of our health and wellness so that we can live the next 20-30 years at full throttle? A monthly program at the Northwest Senior Center focuses on vital issues for the “mature”: weight mgt, cholesterol control, diabetes, heart health, the dreaded Alzheimer’s and more. The...
    by at February 28th, 2007 at 12:02 pm
  • Shamanic Journeying
    The possibilities for spiritual adventure seem endless. You now have the opportunity to discover and connect with your power animals who act as your guide to your healing lodge, a sacred, protected space to facilitate healing and connecting with your Higher Self. This class will meet every Saturday from 12:30-1:30 pm. The class has started; contact the teacher for the...
    by at February 28th, 2007 at 09:02 am
  • Cure Depression without Drugs
    The IONS Group invites anyone who is interested in alternative treatments to depression, anxiety and panic disorder to attend their special “A Brighter Day” meeting this Wed, Feb 28. They will be screening a film which offers resolutions for the root causes of the disorders, as well as solutions without the use of pharmaceutical anti-depressants. West Sahara...
    by at February 26th, 2007 at 10:02 am
  • Self Defense Classes for Women
    Transformations is offering a 10-week course titled Self-Defense for Women starting March 3, but you can try out the class and instructor this Saturday, Feb 24 for FREE. The complementary introduction class will be held from 11- noon. You will have the chance to meet Shara, a Shotokan Karate Black Belt, who also teaches Karate for Kids. Ladies only please. Call 702-252-3502...
    by at February 21st, 2007 at 10:02 am
  • Tai Chi Ch’uan classes
    We’ve all seen images of rows of elderly Chinese in pyjamas, their arms undulating in calming, controlled unison, visions of fluidity, grace and balance that belie their age. Their agility and flexibility are rather awe-inspiring. It is at once dance and meditation in motion. In this great cultural exchange of East and West that we are experiencing, the trade of...
    by at February 14th, 2007 at 12:02 pm