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Welcome to Natural Awakenings Online

January Edition

Health & Wellness
and Affordable Care

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Letter from Publisher

Letter from Publisher

With these warming thoughts, we welcome you to a new year of Natural Awakenings of East Bay.

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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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Army Corps Halt Proposed Dakota Access Pipeline, Commit to Environmental Impact Statement

Army Corps Halt Proposed Dakota Access Pipeline, Commit to Environmental Impact Statement

In December, the Department of the Army announced it will not approve an easement that would have allowed the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in North Dakota.

California Votes to Bag Plastic Bags

California Votes to Bag Plastic Bags

On November 8, a majority of Californians voted “Yes” on State Proposition 67, making the Golden State the first in the country to prohibit the sale of single-use plastic bags.

Breema Center’s Winter Intensive Brings Together an International Community

Breema Center’s Winter Intensive Brings Together an International Community

During International Breema Week, January 7 to 15, everyone is welcome to experience Breema first-hand at no charge.

Holistic Chiropractor Hosts Group 21-Day Purification; Offers No-Cost Info Session

Holistic Chiropractor Hosts Group 21-Day Purification; Offers No-Cost Info Session

Join the Healing Arts Chiropractic team from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on January 18 for a complimentary purification seminar.

Sara Yo Healing Jewelry: A New  Way to Help Heal

Sara Yo Healing Jewelry: A New Way to Help Heal

After 25 years experience in medical practice and research, Dr. Hannah Hershoff decided to leave her lucrative medical doctor career to create stunning healing jewelry...

Bay Area Women's March Concurs with D.C. Rally

Bay Area Women's March Concurs with D.C. Rally

The Women’s March is a national movement to unify and empower everyone who stands for civil liberties and social justice for all.

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Parents Use Complementary Health Care for Kids

Parents Use Complementary Health Care for Kids

Children Taking Part in Alternative Medicine or Practices

Exercise in Midlife Helps Preserve Mental Sharpness

Exercise in Midlife Helps Preserve Mental Sharpness

Keeps Cognitive Impairment at Bay

Ayurvedic Program Improves Blood Chemistry

Ayurvedic Program Improves Blood Chemistry

Benefits of Detox and Rejuvenation Protocol

Early-to-Bed Kids at Less Risk of Obesity

Early-to-Bed Kids at Less Risk of Obesity

Keeping a Healthy Bedtime Schedule

Early Job Satisfaction Supports Long-Term Health

Early Job Satisfaction Supports Long-Term Health

Risks for Disgruntled Workers in Their 20s and 30s

Autism Risk Linked to Banned Chemicals

Autism Risk Linked to Banned Chemicals

Prenatal Exposure Increases Odds