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Enjoy Free Yoga at Rise Yoga Studio’s Open House

Enjoy Free Yoga at Rise Yoga Studio’s Open House

Rise Yoga Studio is celebrating one year in Mequon with an open house from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., September 15.

Open the Heart at 
Midwest Yoga and Kirtan Fest

Open the Heart at 
Midwest Yoga and Kirtan Fest

Kirtan—call-and-response chants set to music—began in India centuries ago as a spiritual practice and a layman’s way to connect with the divine.

Understanding Reiki

Understanding Reiki

During a reiki treatment, the energy is said to clear and balance our physical, etheric, mental, emotional and spiritual bodies by transmitting high frequency healing energies of unconditional, universal love through the practitioner to the client.

The Elephant in the Room

The Elephant in the Room

Suicide is the most feared emergency of them all. It’s a hard topic to discuss, in both clinical and non-clinical settings. It is the elephant in the room, and society needs to have a conversation about it.

A Royal Road to Wellness

A Royal Road to Wellness

At Royal Road Clinic, Royal strives to create an overall relaxing ambiance where people can feel safe and comfortable sharing their stories.

Citizens, Restaurateurs Reduce Plastic Pollution Through 
The Last Plastic Straw

Citizens, Restaurateurs Reduce Plastic Pollution Through 
The Last Plastic Straw

According to the California-based nonprofit Plastic Pollution Coalition, over 500 million plastic straws are used each day in the United States. In today’s on-the-go culture, straws are typically used only for a short time and then discarded, ultimately becoming a source of plastic pollution in oceans and waterways.

Dare to Be Aware Fair Celebrates 11 Years of Holistic Networking

Dare to Be Aware Fair Celebrates 11 Years of Holistic Networking

This year’s fair takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., April 14, at Alverno College, in the Sister Joel Read Conference Center.

Outpost Natural Foods

Outpost Natural Foods

Healthy People, Healthy Communities

Now over 22,000 owners strong, Outpost is a testament to society’s shift toward healthy food awareness.

Reverend’s Spiritual Road 
Led to Light of Grace

Reverend’s Spiritual Road 
Led to Light of Grace

Light of Grace is the only Milwaukee area center that teaches A Course in Miracles.

Beyond Maria

Beyond Maria

Coming Together to Help 
Rebuild Puerto Rico

Luis Mendez and Waleska Sallaberry, the publishers of Natural Awakenings Puerto Rico (PR) edition for the past 15 years, have a simple request: “Please help us rebuild.”

Improving Body Alignment and Function with Rolfing Structural Integration

Improving Body Alignment and Function with Rolfing Structural Integration

Local Physical Therapist Kevin McCoy uses rolfing, a a hands-on therapy that reorganizes the connective tissue within the body, to help his patients heal.

Diabetes

Diabetes

Wasting and Thirsting

In Chinese medicine, diabetes is called “Wasting and Thirsting Disorder”, which signifies the depletion of vital substances in the body regardless of food or water intake, and the inability to replenish fluid through drinking.

Golden Light Healing’s 
Spiritual Journeys Find the 
Heartbeat of Mother Earth

Golden Light Healing’s 
Spiritual Journeys Find the 
Heartbeat of Mother Earth

Golden Light trips are spiritual and don’t focus on any particular religion; instead, they aim to help one’s own connection with the divine.

Santhigram Wellness Fosters Health and Vitality Through Ayurveda

Santhigram Wellness Fosters Health and Vitality Through Ayurveda

Dr. Aruna Tummala, the owner of Trinergy Center for Integrative Psychiatry, is on a quest for a better understanding and holistically treating mental illness.

Nurse Stays Motivated by Helping People Help Themselves

Nurse Stays Motivated by Helping People Help Themselves

Teresa Lopez, a licensed practical nurse and owner of Alive and Well Naturally wellness center, ventured into the alternative therapy realm while trying to help her mother deal with breast health issues.

SANTOSHA Yoga & Ayurveda

SANTOSHA Yoga & Ayurveda

A Place for Everybody and Every Body

Yoga classes range from gentle and slow-flow yoga to power yoga, with additional practices designed for cyclists and runners.

Ayurveda Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy and Baby

Ayurveda Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy and Baby

During pregnancy, Mother Nature has ensured that baby’s needs are more important than the mother’s; hence, optimal self-care during pregnancy is essential.

How a Brookfield Chiropractor Skated Toward Wellness

How a Brookfield Chiropractor Skated Toward Wellness

The Settimi Chiropractic & Wellness Center is wellness-based, and in addition to treating men, women and children of all ages utilizing her chiropractic skills, the center also provides education.

Connecting Kids to the Earth

Connecting Kids to the Earth

These days, connecting to the planet doesn’t happen automatically–but we can change that.

Rock the Green and 
Milwaukee Riverkeeper Partner for Earth Day Celebration

Rock the Green and 
Milwaukee Riverkeeper Partner for Earth Day Celebration

The sixth annual Rock the Green Earth Day Celebration is similar to a mini Rock the Green Sustainability Festival and includes elements unique to it, such as the stage powered 100 percent by four cycling teams on stationary bikes.

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New Musical Yoga Studio Opening in Shorewood

New Musical Yoga Studio Opening in Shorewood

Sacred Sound Yoga, a unique musical studio opening in October, will hold yoga classes that include sacred sound healing and beautiful original music played by owner Rosie Rain and her friends.

School of Sound and Healing Fall Certification Program

School of Sound and Healing Fall Certification Program

Angel Light Center for the Healing Arts, a resource for health, healing and spiritual development, begins its School of Sound and Healing fall certification program November 2 through 4, in Elm Grove.

Natural Health Services Welcomes New Naturopathic Doctor

Natural Health Services Welcomes New Naturopathic Doctor

Dr. Mary Simon, a naturopathic doctor, is now accepting patients at Natural Health Services, located on Milwaukee’s East Side.

Heal the Past and Enjoy Present Happiness Through Mindfulness Workshop

Heal the Past and Enjoy Present Happiness Through Mindfulness Workshop

On Wednesdays from October 17 through December 12, psychologist Susan Trafton will lead an eight-week class—Engage the Body, Open the Heart, Heal the Mind—at GreenSquare Integrative Health Care Center from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

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Event Briefs

Get Outside

Black Friday Alternative

Cause and Effect

Activists Will ‘Sue’ Monsanto in Mock Trial

Recycling Revolution

Global Rise Bolsters Sustainability

Protest Songs

Rocker Neil Young Celebrates Food Democracy with New Album Tour

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EPA: A Muzzled Watchdog

EPA: A Muzzled Watchdog

E.G. Vallianatos Seeks to Put Bite Back into the Agency

Political corruption has resulted in America’s most critical environmental enforcement unit turning into the “polluter’s protection agency.”

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Awakening the Global Heart

Awakening the Global Heart

Compassionate Activists Unite to Write Earth’s New Story

People from all walks of life are joining together in innovative, heart-centered ways to address the planet’s deep-rooted problems.

Change Makers

Change Makers

Inspired to Act

Dedicated to improving their slice of the world, activists are energetically tackling problems that range from food waste in California to poor sanitation in Haiti to Alzheimer’s treatment in New York.

Creating Community

Creating Community

15 Ways to Craft a Circle of Caring

With simple, clear steps and procedures, we can build bonds with our neighbors to create a better tomorrow together.

Hidden Treasures

Hidden Treasures

Neighbors Discover Their Wealth of Resources

To build loving communities, we need only to locate and engage the talents right in our midst.

Livable Communities We Love

Livable Communities We Love

Good for People and the Planet

Across the country, cities from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh to Portland are finding fresh new ways to create engaging street life for residents while eco-upgrading their green spaces, services and infrastructure.

Living Art

Living Art

Creativity Inspires Community

Everywhere in the U.S., people are gathering for artful togetherness--cooking or painting, storytelling or gardening, drumming or dancing. These initiatives can transform a city or neighborhood's well-being on multiple levels.

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Literacy Project

Dolly Parton Donates Millions of Books

Grassroots Gumption

Sweet Potato Project Encourages Enterprise

Senior Sisterhood

New Options for Independent Co-Housing

Rolling Internet

Winnebago Assists Computer Literacy