Drs. Amit and Bintee Gumman are launching their line of Harmony Nutraceuticals Supplements, Vital Synergy. Cardio Care is the flagship product. Offering a synergistic and judicious blend of scientifically researched ingredients, this blend incorporates the best of ancient ayurvedic, Chinese medicine and modern nutraceuticals.
Maria Osorio, a oneness facilitator at Radiant Living Center, in Oklahoma City, is offering Kansa Wand Face Massage. An ayurveda healing and beauty secret, this type of massage reduces stress and provides a gentle face-lifting therapy using a bronze-capped massage wand and organic natural oils.
Many people know or have children that ask thought-provoking questions; have expressive, loving eyes; seem to be wise beyond their years; talk to or hear angels; see fairies; desire harmony; or remember things from out of nowhere. In addition, these children are often very aware
by Sheila Julson
Some artists are driven by the sheer love of creation, with admiration or fanfare being secondary. Such is the case with Eldred Poisal, a painter who has quietly worked behind the scenes for most of his 50-plus-year career, telling the stories of his
by ISR staff
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, drowning is the number one cause of accidental death for infants and young children between the ages of 1 to 4. With a mission of “not one more child drowns,” the Infant Swimming Resource
Women’s hormones can cause a variety of health issues that are unique to them. There are many essential oils that can help balance these hormones, providing relief for common problems. Clary sage, for example, can help relieve menstrual cramps and post-menopausal issues. Inhaling this oil
Often parents experience strong instincts when it comes to the health of their child. These instincts can lead them in a direction that seems strange and different, requiring them to step out of the mainstream and seek natural health care. While this can be frightening,
There are many herbs that can be used at every stage of pregnancy—from conception to post-delivery—to make the pregnancy and delivery easier and ensure a healthy baby. Women that are trying to conceive should take a good prenatal vitamin with ample vitamin E, folic acid,
A doula is a personal assistant for women and their partners during pregnancy and childbirth. These knowledgeable caregivers use their wisdom about birth and labor support measures to provide a childbirth experience that is on the mother’s terms. Expectant parents that hire doulas report feeling
by Sheila Julson
Mary Ann O’Dell, registered dietitian nutritionist and nutrition director at AKiN’S Natural Foods, along with her family, are natural foods trailblazers in Oklahoma. O’Dell’s father, Jim Hinkefent, owned and operated AKiN’S for more than 40 years—until selling it in 1999 to Nebraska-based The
by Meghan Nguyen
The Edmond Birthing Center LLC is the newest addition to the Oklahoma birth community. As Edmond’s first and only freestanding birthing center, the facility opened this month to serve a need in the community. The goal is to act as a beacon of
Much like young children, dogs communicate primarily through body language. Knowing a dog’s physical cues can help pet owners ensure that their four-legged family members are comfortable and happy.
Many pet owners wonder why their dog won’t hold their gaze. Direct eye contact, even if it
by Jeannette Draper
Dr. Dorthe Gylling Crüger, president of the Danish Cancer Society, was recently in Oklahoma City to visit Integris Cancer Institute. Her goal was to seek inspiration for new hospital programs in her country that will incorporate patient-focused care by listening to what patients
by Amit Gumman, Ph.D.
Spring is a season of birth, new beginnings, renewal and growth—a time for the Earth to manifest the latent potential within all things. As spring arrives, it brings with it growth, birthing, blossoming, moisture, aliveness and movement after a long winter of hibernation.