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    Oleg Maksimov /  
    Apr 18, 2017 12:01:23 PM
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    The Amazing Use of Essential Oils as Natural Preservatives

    The Amazing Use of Essential Oils as Natural Preservatives

    Are essential oils the future of the food industry?

    The modern food industry has evolved into a complicated system. Fruits and vegetables are cultivated in one part of the country,...

    Renee Long /  
    Apr 14, 2017 9:09:00 AM
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    DIY: Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

    DIY: Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

    By Renee Long and Tiffany Stout

    As a wellness warrior, you’re probably making an effort to incorporate natural products into all areas of your daily life—including fun holiday traditions like dying Easter eggs for...
    Dorene Petersen /  
    Apr 6, 2017 8:30:00 AM
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    Empowering Farmers to Develop Organic and Fair Trade Practices in Nepal’s Essential Oil Industry

    Empowering Farmers to Develop Organic and Fair Trade Practices in Nepal’s Essential Oil Industry

    Last fall, I traveled from my home in Portland, Oregon to the southern lowland area of Nepal known as the Terai. I went as a volunteer with Winrock...

    Tegan Bradilovic /  
    Mar 30, 2017 9:22:00 AM
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    A Psychologist’s 3 Step Guide to Managing Stress

    A Psychologist’s 3 Step Guide to Managing Stress

    Stress affects us daily, and if left unmanaged, can lead to a whole range of difficulties such as tension headaches, premature aging, and anxiety disorders.[1] But how exactly do we define stress...

    Evan Burns /  
    Mar 28, 2017 9:00:00 AM
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    How to Protect Your Skin Through Nutrition

    How to Protect Your Skin through Nutrition

    Implementing just a few dietary habits can have a tremendous impact on the appearance and health of your skin. Utilizing healthy foods to nutritionally nourish the skin, as well as minimize the damaging...

    Melissa McNulty /  
    Mar 10, 2017 2:14:48 PM
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    What is the Best Diet for Health? A Nutritionist and Nurse Weighs In

    What is the Best Diet for Health? A Nutritionist and Nurse Weighs In

    Thank you to all of those that attended the webinar Obtaining Optimal Health Through Nutrition and Exercise on January 5. We covered a lot in the webinar… from the role of...

    Lauren Shapiro /  
    Mar 8, 2017 7:00:00 AM
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    Wisdom from a Successful Ringside Sports Nutrition Advocate

    Wisdom from a Successful Ringside Sports Nutrition Advocate

    In 2016, Shivana Inalsingh was appointed Director of the Female Championship Committee for the World Boxing Association. It’s no surprise since Inalsingh has been a relentless advocate...

    Kimmer Collison-Ris, MSN, FNP-BC, WOCN, MS CAM /  
    Mar 4, 2017 9:15:00 AM
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    Homeobotanicals: Secret Wellness Weapons

    Homeobotanicals: Secret Wellness Weapons

    Are you tired of wading through the overwhelming amount of cold medicine products? Or, maybe you’ve felt guilty about giving your child a popular synthetic allergy medicine, but just didn’t have another...

    Scott Stuart /  
    Feb 25, 2017 9:00:00 AM
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    What’s in a Name? Why Latin Binomials are Important

    What’s in a Name? Why Latin Binomials are Important

    As every ACHS student of herbalism quickly learns, the use of Latin terminology in herbalism is essential. Common names for an herb may be used for several quite different herbs. The only way...

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Feb 17, 2017 4:00:00 PM
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    Green Cleaning: 8 Eucalyptus Life Hacks You’ll Love

    Green Cleaning: 8 Eucalyptus Life Hacks You’ll Love

    The best thing about essential oils: they’re incredibly versatile. An essential oil kit with a few key oils can be a “one-stop-shop” for holistic wellness. In my seemingly endless battle to...

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