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    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Feb 7, 2013 11:06:00 AM
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    8 Tools You Need to Be A Successful Holistic Health Student at ACHS

    A lot of folks ask me what it takes to be successful in an online class in herbal medicine, aromatherapy, or holistic nutrition. I spend a lot of time working with our graduates: I'm in charge of employer surveys and alumni outreach as part of...

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Jan 22, 2013 1:20:00 PM
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    Do You Need a BS to take the MS in Complementary Alternative Medicine?

    There is significant evidence that students with a bachelor’s of arts degree have a good probability of success in graduate science courses such as anatomy/physiology, chemistry and other similar courses, which are part of our Master of Science...

    Dorene Petersen, ACHS Founding President /  
    Jan 18, 2013 8:15:00 AM
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    7 Strategies for Student SUCCESS

    It’s a new year, which means new opportunities to learn and grow as students and holistic health professionals. How exciting! Before your spring schedule fills with to-do lists, I want to take a moment to chat with you about how to succeed.

    Lauren Torchia /  
    Dec 31, 2012 12:25:00 PM
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    Help Us Celebrate Our Top 6 Accomplishments of 2012

    The New Year is a time of reflection and new beginnings. There is a feeling of new opportunity and hope, which inspires us to appreciate the accomplishments of the past year, large and small, and to "refresh" our goals for the coming year.

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Dec 20, 2012 12:33:00 PM
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    Why Do We Study Reflexology in Aromatherapy 101? Where's the Science?

    Recently a student posed a question about reflexology, and why it was included as a correlate in the Aroma 101 course when "the literature on reflexology, either epidemiological or experimental does not appear to find it any better then placebo...

    Lauren Torchia /  
    Dec 14, 2012 9:20:00 AM
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    Aromatherapy: 12 Essential Oils of the Holidays | achs.edu

    Whether your holiday tradition is to sing carols, light the menorah, walk the spiral, or tell stories around the fire while eating homemade s'mores … this time of year is all about bringing warmth to those dark winter days.

    Dorene Petersen, ACHS Founding President /  
    Dec 12, 2012 8:43:00 AM
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    Essential Oil Blends for Winter Wellness | achs.edu

    One of the challenges during the winter season is finding the time to practice wellness. I like to find simple things that help me incorporate day-to-day wellness habits into my life. Opening a few small bottles of therapeutic aromatherapy...

    Lauren Torchia /  
    Dec 6, 2012 9:53:00 AM
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    Holistic Health at Home: 7 Simple Steps to Make Herbal Cough Drops

    By ACHS Instructor Jerry Cronin, BS, DC

    Lauren Torchia /  
    Dec 4, 2012 8:32:00 AM
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    Video & Recipe: How to Make Aromatic Bath Salts for Holiday Gifts

    We bet you can list tons of good reasons to make your own bath and body care products. Here are our top FOUR:

    Lauren Torchia /  
    Dec 3, 2012 12:00:00 PM
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    Holistic Nutrition: Eat this Herb - Basil

    Basil (Ocimum basilicum) is sweet flavored with a warm, clove-like taste. Use it whole, chopped, or shred the leaves. For best flavor, use fresh leaves or add towards the end of cooking. Plus, basil can help the digestive process, too!

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