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Letter from Publisher

The Power of Play

Remember when kids were once shooed out the door to play and told not to return until dinner? There is compelling evidence that free play is so important to children that pediatricians are actually writing prescriptions for it.
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Wellness Within Reach

Newton Chiropractic & Wellness Centre Business Spotlight
This year, Newtwon Chiropractic & Wellness Centre is pleased to welcome acupuncturist Alana Hammer, whose knowledge and skills provide yet another resource for NCWC’s patients.

Bringing the Body Back Into Balance

Maya Abdominal Therapy Spotlight
Maya abdominal massage is a supportive modality for people suffering from digestive and reproductive conditions.
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Boston Community Gardens

The Trustees of Reservations has 56 community gardens— totaling 15 acres across eight Boston neighborhoods—that are tended and cared for by local residents.
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Help For Home Gardeners

Extension Agents at Your Service
Nationwide, local extension agents offer soil testing and instruction in organic methods, making rain barrels, choosing native plants and a host of low-cost and no-cost services.

Beyond Antibiotics

Pets Can Heal With Natural Approaches
Antibiotics for pets can carry considerable downsides, so it's worth exploring natural options like herbs, homeopathy and nutritional interventions with a holistic or integrative vet.

Alice Robb on the Transformative Power of Dreams

We can teach ourselves first to recall our dreams and then to influence them to enhance our inner growth and creativity, says the author.

Crops in the City

Urban Agriculture Breaks New Ground
Entrepreneurial innovators are tapping into new technologies and markets to grow fresh, healthy food within cities, turning so-called ‘mean streets’ into ‘green streets.’

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Munch Nuts for a Healthy Brain

Improves Cognitive Functions

Sleep Better and Feel Happier With Probiotics

Healthy Bacteria Helps with Mood and Rest

Get Eyes Checked to Detect Early Alzheimer’s

Optometry's Link to Brain Health

Eat Mostly Plants to Ease Gum Inflammation

Oral Health Benefits

Take B12 to Help With Parkinson’s

Vitamin Slows Progression

Try Cordyceps to Strengthen the Lungs

Medicinal Fungus Helps COPD Patients

Local experts to support you in leading a healthy, balanced lifestyle.

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Pints for Paws Fundraiser

Join other beer lovers from 6 to 9 p.m., July 13, for Pints for Paws, a fun event to support the Cold Noses Foundation.

Life-Changing Vision Quest Mitote in the Catskill Mountains

Join Janet StraightArrow from August 9 to 11 in a comfortable retreat house on beautiful, pristine land in Accord, New York, for a vision quest mitote.

Forest Bathing Retreat on Peddocks Island

Toadstool Walks, a forest bathing guide service based out of Boston, will offer forest bathing retreats on Peddocks Island on July 6 and August 11.

Flower Essences for Sexual Health and Wellness

Sacha Fossa of Sacred Temple Arts has now added flower essences to her array of tools for sexual wellness and healing.

Brenner Reiki Healing Now Offers Mindfulness Meditation

Brenner Reiki Healing is now offering mindfulness meditation sessions for community groups, businesses and organizations.

Arts on the Edge Cruise into the Harbor

Join Boston Harbor Now from 6:30 to 8 p.m., July 8, for a cruise through Boston Harbor, making connections across cultures and communities and celebrating the many forms of artistic expressions that flow into the Harbor.
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Wonder Weed

Hemp to the Rescue at Detox Sites

Too Blue

Algae Loss Colors Ocean

Dangerous Dozen

Produce to Avoid

Alarm Sounded

Ireland Declares Climate Emergency

Action Alert

Greenhouse Gases Hit Landmark

Sunny Solution

Wastewater Turned into Hydrogen Fuel
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