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Energy Medicine, Yoga Nidra and Meditation Classes Offered in Columbia

Inca Energy Health & Wellness Center, located in Columbia, is offering a series of wellness and energy medicine classes throughout the month of June and beyond. Energy Medicine for Beginners: The Essentials for Self-Care series, taught by Juana Sancho Davila Moreland, based on her pioneer teacher Donna Eden, will run on Fridays, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., beginning on June ... Read More »

Free, Live Webinar on Dealing Naturally with Hypothyroidism

About 20 million Americans suffer from some kind of thyroid disease, according to the American Thyroid Association.  Moreover, a large number of them are unaware of their thyroid disorder. To learn more about this condition, and to discover the ways that it can be treated naturally, join Natural Awakenings and Dr. Sushma Hirani, M.D., for a free, live webinar from ... Read More »

Vegan Events Coming to Baltimore

Thrive Baltimore, a vegan community center and event space, is hosting a Vegan Food Fest from noon to 5 p.m. on June 10, in the Charles North neighborhood of the city. With 15 food vendors hand-selected for their culinary abilities, attendees are sure to have plenty of delicious options for drinks, entrées and desserts. The following month, the Vegan SoulFest ... Read More »

Yoga on a Chair? Weekend Course at Raj Yoga

This intensive course deals with yogic focus points specifically for the second half of life. Yoga50Plus: Kundalini Chair Yoga will be taught by Willem Wittstam, from Germany, at Raj Yoga the weekend of June 9 through 11, in Sterling. For those who complete the entire course, a certificate of participation is offered by the Kundalini Research Institute (Germany). The full ... Read More »

Children’s Yoga and Meditation Class

One Breath at a Time, Mindful Living and Wellness Services will be teaching a children’s yoga and mindful living class at the Oneness Yoga Festival. The class will be held at two times: from 2 to 2:30 p.m. and then at 3 to 3:30 p.m. on June 24 at Yards Park, in Washington, D.C. The children’s class and many other ... Read More »

Enrollment Period Open for Local Montessori School

Dr. Maria Montessori (1870-1952) was an Italian physician who designed a method of education by observing young children and how they learn. Her extensive early childhood research, which is supported by modern research, revealed that children experience sensitive periods for learning during their early years. They easily learn particular skills during the corresponding sensitive periods, more so than at any ... Read More »

Symposium on Nutritional Genomics in Clinical Practice

Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH) in partnership with the Maryland Naturopathic Doctors Association (MNDA) is offering an inaugural symposium Nutritional Genomics in Clinical Practice. This evolving field emphasizes the critical intersection of nutrition and genetic expression. The symposium will be held June 23 to 25, at MUIH’s campus in Laurel. The symposium will center specifically on translating nutrigenomics information ... Read More »

Dancing Jaguar’s Spirit Camp

Dancing Jaguar’s Spirit Camp is a fun, five-day program that empowers children to tune into their inner worlds. Humans are made up of mind, body and spirit, yet in our society, children’s minds and bodies are nurtured, and their spirits are often neglected.  This summer camp, designed for children ages 5 to 10, assists children to connect to their spirit—that ... Read More »

Celebrating Yoga, Community and Wholeness

All are welcome to the ninth annual Love Your Body Yoga Festival—a day filled with activities for the whole family, including live music, complimentary massages, energy healing demonstrations, healthy food and drink samples. The event, hosted by Beloved Yoga, brings together yoga studios and wellness centers from all over Northern Virginia. The festival takes place 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. ... Read More »

Thermography Clinic for Breast Health

Thermography is a physiological test measuring heat levels in tissue to determine breast health. with Thermography. Neck Back and Beyond, in Fairfax, is pleased to offer their biannual thermography clinic, running from May 4 to 8. They will also be offering women’s health lecture beginning at 7 p.m. on May 4. Every person generates heat from normal metabolic processes. In ... Read More »