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    Dec 15, 2015 8:40:00 AM
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    Fall Holistic Health: A Flu Shot or Herbal Teas?

    BY ACHS President Dorene Petersen

    Flu shot or herbal tea? It’s up to you, but my flu shot resides in my herbal teapot!

    You have probably noticed it yourself, more adverts for flu shots in both the daily newspapers and on TV. They arrive on my...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Jan 10, 2014 4:32:00 PM
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    Top 5 Reasons Why You’ll Love Mastic

    The deep woodsy scent of trees after a Mediterranean rainstorm, sweetening as the sun warms the refreshed earth. That’s one image that comes to mind when I close my eyes and inhale the aroma of mastic essential oil Pistacia lentiscus var. Chia....

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Dec 26, 2013 4:35:00 PM
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    Holistic Nutrition on the Moo-ve! Organic Milk is Packed with Omega-3s

    Got Omega-3s? If you’re drinking organic milk, the answer is YES—according to a new study in Plos One journal. When I need a dairy fix, I only drink certified organic milk, so this new research immediately caught my attention! I first heard...

    Lauren Shapiro /  
    Dec 13, 2013 4:11:00 PM
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    How Do Wellness Coaches Become Better Writers, Bloggers, Tweeters, & Authors? Eng 101 and Eng 201!

    If you follow ACHSedu on Facebook, you might have seen our recent post asking the question, "If you could change one thing within our food culture or medical culture, what would it be?" If not, it's all good. I'm happy to fill you in. We...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Nov 26, 2013 4:49:00 PM
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    Excuse Me...is that your Phone that Smells like Roses?

    Technology moves fast. We now have 3-D televisions and printers, video games that read your body, and smart phones that can track your REM cycles while you sleep. But what if you could smell a bouquet of roses every time you receive a text from...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Nov 22, 2013 3:52:00 PM
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    Holistic Health at Home: 5 Tips for a Holistic Thanksgiving Holiday

    Can you believe Thanksgiving is next Thursday? Time goes by so quickly, and it can be easy to become overwhelmed with holiday planning. Let me help you by offering five natural tips that will help you celebrate a healthy, happy, and holistic...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Nov 16, 2013 1:07:00 PM
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    The eWriting Herbalist: An Interview with Author Lori Bell

    “I want to try natural remedies for healing and holistic health, but I don’t know where to start.” Lori Bell (an American College of Healthcare Sciences alumna) often heard this lament at farmer’s markets while selling natural products through...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Nov 12, 2013 4:30:00 PM
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    Scholarship Recipient Reminds Us: Holistic Health is Helping Others

    Here at ACHS, we recognize that earning a certificate, diploma, or degree requires dedication and committment to your studies. There is no doubt about it, being a student can at times feel overwhelming. With a busy class schedule, texts to read,...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Nov 6, 2013 5:01:00 PM
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    ACHS Grads and Alumni: Reaching for the Stars to Heal the World

    As an educator, watching my students achieve their goals is an immense joy. Completing a certificate, diploma, or degree in holistic healthcare is an outstanding accomplishment, and it is something to take pride in and celebrate. Here at ACHS,...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Nov 3, 2013 2:30:00 PM
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    Scholarship Recipient Focuses on Celebrating the Small Achievements

    ACHS is continuing the theme of celebrating our students by introducing you to Krysta Merrill, an  ACHS Adult Skills Education Program Scholarship (ASEP) recipient for June 2013. You can learn more about this scholarship (partnered with Imagine...

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