Must Reads


Accelerated Interfaith Ministerial Program Begins in September

All Faiths Seminary International’s accelerated ministerial program, which leads to ordination as an interfaith minister, will begin September 10 at the Center for Remembering and Sharing, located at 123 4th Avenue between 12th and 13th Streets near Union Square. Classes are held one Saturday per month for a year. Students can audit the first class if they notify AFSI in advance. Founded by Rabbi ... Read More »

Lee Holden Leads Qigong Training at Eastover

Qigong Master Lee Holden will lead a Qi Gong Prescriptions Intensive August 7 through 12 at Eastover Estate and Retreat, a 600-acre sanctuary and retreat center minutes from Lenox, Massachusetts. The training is open to the public as well as Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners and professionals. This workshops will focus on the healing our most common alignments, like back pain, headaches, weight loss, stress, insomnia, and much more. ... Read More »

Free Body-Mind-Spirit Expo in NYC

The Awaken Wellness Fair, our area’s oldest body-mind-spirit-green expo, will return to New York City on July 31—and this year, admission is free. The fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Gold Ballroom of the Hotel Pennsylvania (enter on West 33rd Street) at 401 Seventh Avenue. For 14 years, this wellness-focused, educational and experiential event ... Read More »

Vital Woman Luxury Retreat in Hawaii

Heart of Jade Wellness will host the Vital Woman Luxury Retreat August 14 through 18 in Kauai, Hawaii. “This retreat is a game changer,” says founder and retreat leader Jesenia Ruby De-Pasquale. “It’s an opportunity to revitalize and renew your body, mind and spirit and return to make your big impact on the world.” DePasquale, who has more than 20 years of holistic health expertise, personal growth ... Read More »

Nubian Heritage Offers New Organic Skincare Options

Nubian Heritage’s line of luxurious bath, body and hair products—made from traditional recipes with authentic certified organic and natural ingredients for smoother, revitalized skin—has now been expanded, with a special discount available on the entire line this month. The African Black Soap Collection is made with palm ash, tamarind extract and plantain peel, and has been used in Africa for centuries ... Read More »

Multiple Sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus & Scleroderma – Can it Be Reversed?

What are they and what do they have in common? Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Lupus Erythematosus (LE), and Scleroderma (S) are diseases that can all be partially or completely reversed! This is a bold statement. Conventional medicine has shown that it has no answers for these life-taking, debilitating conditions except to try and slow down the degeneration or ... Read More »

Removing Mercury Fillings Good Health Step

According to the World Health Organization, mercury is one of the top 10 chemicals of major public health concern; even small amounts of mercury exposure can cause serious health problems. So removing any source of exposure, such as dental amalgams—the main source of accumulation of total mercury in the human body—is an important step to restoring good health, says Anamaria ... Read More »

4 Ways Solopreneurs Can Promote Their Business Online

by Filomena A. Iorio-Tasoluk, CPC, ELI-MP There are many ways to promote your business online so where do you start? We asked web designer & social media expert, Filomena A. Iorio- Tasoluk of Web Design to FIT easy and cost effective ways solopreneurs can market themselves online. Listed below are her 4 top tips: 1. Website Create a user-friendly and welldesigned website. Think of your website as your storefront. ... Read More »

The Underused Powerhouse in Breast Cancer Prevention

By Patricia Bowden-Luccardi In the largest review of research into the connection between lifestyle and breast cancer, the American Institute of Cancer Research estimated that about 40 percent of US breast cancer cases could be prevented if people made wiser lifestyle choices. Preventing breast cancer is far more important and powerful than simply trying to detect a tumor after it ... Read More »

Wheatgrass-Based TheGreenShot Takes On Energy Drinks

Perfect Foods, the New York company long known for its organically grown wheatgrass and wheatgrass products, is going head to head with the energy drink market by launching TheGreenShot. “We are rebranding the same high-quality wheatgrass juice we’ve been famous for to show how energy drinks are sh*t and this is real,” explains Aaron Matsil, manager for Perfect Foods. “Most energy drinks can be considered as toxic ... Read More »