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  • Is Sleep the Most Important Factor in Disease Prevention?

    Sleep does not get enough respect. Some wish they did not need so much of it—they see it as a nuisance, an interference in what they are trying to accomplish in their lives. Others force themselves to...

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  • The Chicken or the Egg?

    It’s the age-old conundrum—which came first, the chicken or the egg? Similarly, as a student of Rolfing forty-odd years ago, we debated the question, “does structure determine function or does function determine structure?” Just as you can’t...

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  • Transform Yourself – Starting with Your Health

    Are you struggling with getting rid of unwanted fat and building a stronger body? More people today are struggling with obesity and/or sarcopenia, an accelerated loss of muscle mass that puts you at high risk for falls,...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • It’s Time to Give Acupuncture a Try

    As an element of the ancient practice of traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture has been used for thousands of years for a variety of reasons, from rebalancing the flow of energy to the treatment of pain. Almost since...

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  • Essential Oils Basics: A Look at These Time-Tested, Natural Therapies

    Have you been hearing all the chatter lately about the positive impact of essential oils (EOs) on well-being, but are not sure where to begin to become a healer in your own home? Keep reading for some...

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  • When Your Body Talks, LISTEN!

    There was a very loud bang that scared my seven-year-old dog, causing him to jump up and over, landing on my new puppy, who screeched and ran around my feet, tangling my ankles with his leash. I...

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  • Celebrate the Little Things

    I have always loved birthdays—my birthday, my friends’ birthdays, my family’s birthdays. It’s a day to commemorate all that is good about being brought into the world, though not everyone feels this way. As I’ve gotten older,...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Cryo Body-Sculpting: You Are the Clay, We Are the Sculptors

    Do you have stubborn pockets of fat that are immune to diet and exercise? Despite doing all the “right” things, our body contour can have a mind of its own. At Imagine Float, we recognize how these...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Dive into Change!

    Change is everywhere—our shifting climate, the four seasons here in New England, our bodies as we age, our relationships. Change is inevitable. It has been said that the secret to living a good life is to accept...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • How Traditional Chinese Medicine Improves Digestion

    Imagine you are about to cook something. Assuming you have already prepped your ingredients, what is the first thing you do? You turn on the stove. Fire is a necessary component of cooking. Likewise, from a Chinese...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • The Art of Patience

    We, as a society, are impatient. We want everything NOW, if not sooner. I am guilty of this myself, and as I grow older and as our world speeds up, it has become clearer to me that...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Herbal Broth Hot Flash Relief

    First discovered and researched a little over 100 years ago, hormones serve as communication messengers to initiate or terminate processes all over the body. Various organs make these hormones, and many bodily functions are controlled by them....

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  • The Emotional and Energetic Roots of Pain and Illness

    Our pain and illness are not randomly created. We are all complex, multidimensional organisms. We know that a physical ailment affects us emotionally, but left unattended an emotional or spiritual wound can also manifest itself physically. All...

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  • Healing Chronic Illness with Functional Medicine

    Chronic health issues can be a daily burden. Many are suffering with Post-COVID (or Long-COVID) syndrome, that includes fatigue, brain fog, and residual heart, lung, liver and kidney issues. Sadly, ongoing symptoms are often dismissed or inadequately...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Repair Damaged Soft Tissues with Topical Herbs

    Tendons attach muscles to bones while ligaments hold bones and tendons in place. Fascia guides muscle groups and allows them to slide over other structures. They all have a few things in common. Predominantly, they all mostly...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • A Pivotal Life Changing Decision

    How does one thrive in life, business and relationships? I want to share with you my personal experience of how I was able to thrive in life. This is about a decision I had to make many...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Safe and Effective Body Contouring with MediCupping

    Cupping (aka Vacuum Therapies) has been widely used for centuries to treat a variety of medical conditions ranging from muscle tension to insomnia. A glass or silicone cup is placed on the body to create a negative...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Stress Reduction 101

    In my youth, I remember feeling so stressed I could not breathe. Feeling so stressed I could not think, sleep or eat. My heart felt like a brick, my head hurt and my shoulders were up around...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • What Are You Thankful For?

    It is that time of year when we are used to indulging in turkey, many styles of potatoes and umpteen desserts. We hang out with friends and family and plot our strategies for consuming the day. I...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • 4 Ayurvedic Remedies to Manage Stress

    The Ayurvedic approach to stress is based on an imbalance in our energetic properties, the doshas (vata, pitta, kapha). Stress in Ayurveda is seen predominantly as a disturbance to our vata dosha, the energy of movement that...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • How Expressive Arts Encourage and Promote the Power of Healing

    As I was growing up I often assisted my aging grandmother and through that experience I somehow knew I would ultimately choose a career in science that would allow me to continue helping people. Still, I longed...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • From Anxiety to Inflammation to Pain Safe, Legal, Proven CBD/Hemp Oil

    Have you been suffering from a chronic health problem, but have found little relief from prescription medications or multiple natural remedies? If so, you may want to explore CBD (Cannabidiol) as a potential legal, safe remedy. While...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Lymphatic Massage Can Boost Your Immune System

    I have always had a fascination with lymphatic massage and the incredible power of how such a light touch can have such an impact on our health. Our lymphatic system is incredible and many people do not...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Natural Treatments for Chronic Pain

    Many of you reading this article suffer from chronic pain. According to the CDC, 1 out of every 5 Americans, or about 50 million people have some form of chronic pain. Acute pain alerts us to an...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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