Category: Health & Healing

Summer Vacation: The Many Adventures of Uwe Blesching

As part of our Summer Vacation Series, we caught up with Uwe Blesching, to share some of his travel philosophies. Blesching is the author of The Cannabis Health Index: Combining the Science of Medical Marijuana with Mindfulness Techniques To Heal 100 Chronic Symptoms and Diseases, which combines evidence-based insights from more than 1,000 studies from …continue

New Release: Mushroom Essences

What are Mushroom Essences? Much like like flower essences, mushroom essences are medicinal liquids that can cure illnesses of the mind, body and spirit. Flower essences are frequently used by alternative health practitioners and represent solar energy, a tool for bringing light into the darkness. Mushroom essences are less widely known and represent lunar energy, a gateway to the underworld …continue

Dog Days of Summer: Skin and Ear Issues

When the temperatures get warm, it creates an environment that is perfect for bacteria and/or yeast to flourish on your dog. Below, Raw and Natural Nutrition for Dogs author Lew Olson shares some tips for keeping your dog happy and healthy during the summer months, despite the issues that may come up. Skin and Coat …continue

New Release: Invisible Rainbow

In the last few decades, the public perception of acupuncture has shifted from one of skepticism to one of acceptance. While this therapy has proven its efficacy in treating a number of chronic conditions, a scientific basis for understanding how it works has previously remained elusive. In his new book Invisible Rainbow, physicist Changlin Zhang translates the …continue

Dog Days of Summer: A Natural Remedy for Skunk Odor

Summer is a great time to be a dog—more daylight means more time outside for walks and other adventures. In case your adventures happen to be in an area that is visited by skunks, below is a great recipe from Lew Olson for getting rid of skunk odor. I sure hope no one needs to use …continue

Dog Days of Summer: Keep Your Pets Safe this 4th of July

There’s nothing like a good fireworks show on the 4th of July. But while the bright lights and big bangs may bring a smile to your face, remember your pets may be having a very different experience. Here, Raw and Natural Nutrition for Dogs author Lew Olson shares some techniques for keeping your pets safe …continue