Mind-Body-Spirit

Prisoner of Prilosec

Mark Ratner, MD, who describes himself as a “prisoner of Prilosec,” says it wasn’t until he landed in an emergency room with an irregular heart rhythm that he began to realize the serious side effects from popular medications that Americans use every day. After several tests were run, the only abnormality found in his bloodwork …

At Look At Chinese Medicine – The Healing Tree

Herbal medicine is the main modality in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). It is the world’s oldest continually practiced, professional medicine. Its written history stretches back to over 2,500 years and its practice is undoubtedly much older than that. Chinese herbal medicine is quickly establishing itself as one of the most popular and effective alternative therapies …

Help For the Growing Teen Mental Health Crisis

Paradigm Treatment with 7 locations in Malibu and in San Rafael, has been helping teens and young adults ages 12-26 with mental health issues for over 10 years, and just opened a new co-ed treatment facility in San Rafael specifically serving adolescents ages 12-17. This location’s specialty is treating mental health issues including but not …

The Vegan Lifestyle – The Rochester Lifestyle Medicine Institute

The Rochester Lifestyle Medicine Institute addresses the root causes of these lifestyle-based diseases and doesn’t just treat the symptoms. We are dedicated to educating individuals about the power of a whole food plant-based diet and its proven ability to heal the body from within. The American College of Lifestyle Medicine defines Lifestyle Medicine as the use of …

Neighbors Together – Oakland

Neighbors Together Oakland (NTO) is dedicated to building unity and preparedness in Oakland neighborhoods.  We work to create an Oakland where there are no “good neighborhoods” and “bad neighborhoods” but a beautiful city throughout.  Our tenets are: community safety, localized agricultural systems, accessible housing and thriving local businesses. NTO is a post-partisan solutionary movement.  We …

Purpose Focus and Practice

Once joyfully known as “the smiling barracuda,” Joyce Cohen was a force in Oregon politics for over twenty years—formidably forging ground-breaking legislation: the Oregon Health Care Plan, criminal justice reform, and the use of Lottery funds for education and the environment.  Her biography shares lessons of growing up on an isolated South Dakota farm, work …