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    Melissa McNulty /  
    Dec 28, 2016 2:33:03 PM
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    Be Creative with Your Health Resolutions and Improve Success

    Many of us start the New Year by making a resolution, and many times those resolutions relate to diet and activity. Unfortunately, only 8% of people are successful in achieving their resolutions (Statistics Brain, 2016). While that statistic may...

    Heather Baley /  
    Oct 7, 2016 2:00:00 PM
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    Ditch the Chemicals in Starbucks: Enjoy a Holistic Pumpkin Spiced Latte

    By Heather Baley and Renee LongAutumn is here, and if you’re like many of us around the ACHS offices, you love a toasty latte sprinkled with fall-spices and steaming with deliciousness in the morning. And we have to admit, we have a bit of a...

    Renee Long /  
    Aug 2, 2016 2:30:00 PM
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    More Than Herbs and Oils: How My Dog Saves My Life

    When you think “holistic health” or “alternative medicine,” most likely your mind goes straight to images of herbal tinctures, essential oil blends, Tibetan bowls for Reiki, or flower essences. The image of a fluffy Chihuahua mix or labradoodle...
    Lisa Powell /  
    May 3, 2016 9:35:00 AM
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    The Fountain of Youth: What is the Secret to Healthy Aging?

    For centuries, explorers scavenged the earth searching for the fountain of youth… but what exactly were they looking for? And why were they so afraid of growing old?

    Most likely, they had fears just like us. The serious stuff: disease, pain,...

    Shelby Webb /  
    Nov 16, 2015 11:41:16 AM
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    3 Holistic Remedies for Sinus Support

    Does the change from fall to winter leave your sinuses feeling a little…full? Around this time of year, I know my sinuses need special attention and support.

    While allopathic medicine suggests antibiotics and steroid shots to the derrière for...

    Amanda Heller /  
    Jun 19, 2014 3:59:17 PM
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    How to Find Scholarships for Your Holistic Health Education [Plus Free Video!]

    As the Senior Admissions Advisor here at the American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS), I’m lucky to be able to speak with prospective students all day long. They're budding aromatherapists, herbalists, and holistic nutritionists (the list...

    Erika Yigzaw /  
    Jan 3, 2014 4:31:00 PM
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    A Year in Review: 13 Best Holistic Health Moments from ACHS in 2013

    Happy New Year! These first few days of the New Year are a great time for reminiscing, resolutions, and new beginnings. I love looking back and seeing what truly connected with our students, graduates, and friends. 2013 was truly a breakthrough...

    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...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Dec 19, 2013 12:02:00 PM
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    The 12 Toasty Drinks of the Holistic Holidays

    The lights are hung and twinkling. The gifts are wrapped. The cards are in the mail. It’s time to treat yourself by curling up near the fire with a good book and a mug of your favorite holiday beverage. At ACHS, we love brewing organic herbal...

    Dorene Petersen /  
    Dec 18, 2013 8:27:00 PM
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    Nutrition, Vitamins, and Holistic Health

    By Oleg Maksimov, Ph.D., Academic DeanA CNN news report earlier in the week that boldly stated that vitamins and supplements are a waste of time and money caught my attention.  The article the news report referred to was written by Dr. Alice...

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