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Dawson’s Market Bans Plastic Straws

As of June 21, you won’t find a single plastic straw in the Rockville organic grocery store, Dawson’s Market. They have taken another step in their commitment to environmental sustainability and stewardship by banning the use of single-use plastic straws in store. “Single-use plastic straws are one of the most pervasive forms of plastic waste, and incredibly destructive to our ... Read More »

When Thyroid Hormones Fail Us – A Free Webinar

Even though many women are taking thyroid hormones and their lab tests state that they are “normal”, up to 90 percent continue to suffer from many of the symptoms. Dr. Serena Satcher is offering a free webinar to help break out of this cycle by discussing the root causes of hypothyroidism and natural ways to overcome it. The talk will ... Read More »

Journey to China to Explore TCM and Wellness

Can you take two weeks from your routine for an experience that will last a lifetime? The 2018 TCM Wellness (Yang-Sheng) Study will be embarking on just such a journey in China, from November 4 through 18. On this trip, participants will explore traditional Chinese medicine and wellness practices and experience what they can do for you while enjoying Chinese hospitality, food, culture, sightseeing and ... Read More »

Learn to Deal with your Digestive Disorders

There is still space in the free, upcoming webinar on the how to deal with digestive disorders naturally. The human digestive system provides nutrition for every cell in our body and plays a critical role in our immune system. Yet, so many people suffer from a compromised digestive system, which results in an increase in chronic and degenerative diseases and ... Read More »

Join the Peace Ride

Looking for a way show your commitment to promote compassion, prevent violence, while pedaling for peace throughout Washington, D.C.? Join the 2018 Peace Ride from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on September 29. This community event is hosted by One Common Unity (OCU), a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit whose mission is to break the cycles of violence and build compassionate, healthy ... Read More »

Webinar on Dealing with Digestive Disorders Naturally

The human digestive system provides nutrition for every cell in our body and plays a critical role in our immune system. Yet, so many people suffer from a compromised digestive system, which results in an increase in chronic and degenerative diseases and a steady decline of health and well-being. Dr. Sushma Hirani will be offering a free, live webinar at ... Read More »

Illuminate Festival Coming to Fairfax

Ever been curious?  Go ahead and try it. The team that brings Illuminate Festivals to cities across the country is bringing their first festival to northern Virginia. The Fairfax Mind-Body-Spirit Festival will be held 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 15 at the Tysons Corner Marriott. This is just the place to sample reiki, acupuncture, massage, healing crystals, intuitive readings, astrology, ... Read More »

Curious about Going Raw?

A growing trend in nutrition, and good eating, is catching on among many people who are concerned about the sources and preparation of their food in order to maintain the highest nutritional levels. The choice that they have been making is to go raw. That is, to eat foods that have not been contaminated by heat or preservation processes. A ... Read More »

Burnout or Fatigue? Find Out at the Free Webinar

Some call it “burnout” but Adrenal fatigue is a stress syndrome and is found in near epidemic proportions in our modern society. The adrenal glands help in responding to stress by producing hormones such as cortisol and are responsible for handling stress, whether it is physical, emotional or psychological. Yet adrenal fatigue occurs when the adrenal glands are unable to ... Read More »

Tools to Face Aging and Challenging Times at Raj Yoga

Raj Yoga Center, located in Sterling, has been serving the area since 1975, teaching and sharing the benefits of Kundalini yoga. Known as the “yoga of awareness”, Kundalini yoga offers innumerable physical, spiritual and mental benefits, and can be practiced by all ages and abilities. In addition to the classes regularly offered, including a community class by donation each Sunday ... Read More »