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Controversies Confronting a Responsible Pet Owner

Spay and neuter? Don’t spay and neuter? Vaccinate. Don’t vaccinate. Choose between a modern or holistic veterinarian. You want to be an educated pet owner, but where do you find information that is not biased in one direction or the other? Before you can decide ...

2018-05-07T17:53:13+00:00 Animals, Local Articles, Wellness|

How to Avoid Lyme Disease

Many people do not worry about ticks in the very early spring because they believe that cold temperatures in winter kill the blacklegged tick, brown dog tick or Lone Star tick. However, that is not actually the case; some tick species survive our winters despite freezing ...

5 Medicinal Mushrooms for Lyme Disease

Since May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month, it seems an appropriate time to review a form of treatment support many Lyme disease patients, doctors and practitioners may have overlooked. Used by ancient Greek and Asian cultures for thousands of ...

Reasons for the Seasons: Use Nature’s Clues to Improve and Maintain Wellness

If we pay attention to how the animal and plant kingdoms adapt to the seasons, we can see that they adjust what they do to the energies of that season. In the winter, animals hibernate, slow down or head for warmer climates. Plant activity is almost non-existent with most of ...

Seed Cycling for Hormonal Balance

Seed cycling is a gentle but effective tool to balance hormones with the use of different seeds during the phases of the woman’s menstrual cycle. This dietary intervention may be useful for women of all ages and all reproductive stages of life, including pre-menopause and ...

Feminine Wisdom for a Healthy Planet

There has been much in the media lately about the inequities and crimes in society and the work place against women. A bright and often harsh light is being shone on the deficit of basic human rights of personal respect, physical safety, equal pay and health care ...