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    Judy Starr /  
    Mar 28, 2019 11:13:00 AM

    Alkaline Diets: Fad or Fabulous |

    What do know about the acidic vs. alkaline diet and health? Are you a proponent of one or the other? If you are, I’d be interested in knowing more about what brought you to your conclusion.

    Judy Starr /  
    Mar 26, 2019 2:09:00 PM

    Get Glowing with Raw Foods and Detox |

    Copyright: 123rf stock photo

    Attending a week-long immersion class on a Caribbean Island was my first encounter with the live, raw, organic vegan food lifestyle. Each day started with an open-air yoga class by the sea followed by gathering live...

    Dorene Petersen, ACHS Founding President /  
    Mar 20, 2019 4:48:00 PM

    Mediterranean and DASH Diets for Alzheimer's Patients |

    Memories, short or long term,  are too precious to forget. Yet, that is what happens with Alzheimer's disease (AD). Short-term memories may have a lifespan of only a few minutes while long-term memories get lost, or compressed in the mixed up...

    Judy Starr /  
    Mar 18, 2019 10:40:00 AM
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    Natural Skin Care Strategies for a Youthful Glow |


    As a licensed aesthetician, I began working in the skin care industry more than 30 years ago.  One product line I used in the facial room actually erased my fingerprints over time.  No kidding, I’ve been fingerprinted a few times over the years...

    Judy Starr /  
    Mar 12, 2019 2:00:00 PM

    Creating Healthy Food and Happy Healthy Families |

    During the month of March, National Nutrition Month®, The American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) is focused on nutrition education. We believe in the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical...

    Judy Starr /  
    Mar 11, 2019 1:30:00 PM

    Animal Protein vs. Plant-based Protein |

    The question I hear most when people learn that I practice a vegan lifestyle is: How do you get your protein?

    This is a super important question as WebMd tells us the daily protein intake recommended for adult men is 56 grams and adult women...

    Judy Starr /  
    Mar 11, 2019 10:11:00 AM

    ACHS named 1 of the 100 Best Oregon Companies to Work For |

    American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS), an accredited, online integrative medicine college based in Portland, Oregon was recognized as one of 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon by Oregon Business magazine at a seated dinner the...

    Judy Starr /  
    Mar 7, 2019 1:17:00 PM

    American College of Healthcare Sciences Nominee 2019 Phenomenal Women’s Award |

    Dorene Petersen, Founder and President

    Kate Harmon /  
    Mar 5, 2019 5:00:00 PM

    Feeding my teenage daughter without the battle |

    Ha, the title would imply that I have a battle free relationship with my teenager.  Wouldn't that be incredible? 

    Kate Harmon /  
    Mar 5, 2019 12:30:00 PM

    Saved by Essential Oils: Aromatherapy for Rescue Dogs |

    Meet Griffin – or Griffy as we fondly call him. Rescued from China February 22nd, I wasn’t sure what condition he would be in or even if he’d survive the journey, but Griff did just that. He was a very badly neglected breeding dog and once he was...

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