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Ozone Therapy for Dental and Oral Infections, Eric K. Taylor, DDSRochester Hills Periodontist Introduces Noninvasive Modality to Practice   
Eric K. Taylor, DDS, has begun utilizing ozone and ozone water in his surgical suite to benefit patients. Ozone’s applications include irrigating sockets after extractions, infected sites, deep periodontal pocketing, gingival lesions and...

New Reiki Classes Announced, New In-Person Rochester Hills Classes Available   
Ann French, of Reiki to Heal has added classes in Holy Fire® III Reiki levels I and II; Holy Fire III Reiki Master and Holy Fire III Karuna Reiki® Master...

What’s Missing from Medicine?, Saray Stancic, MDVirtual Lecture To Cover Gaps In Health Care and Planned Remedies   
On Wednesday, September 29, from 7 until 8 p.m., Plant-Based Nutrition Support Group (PBNSG) will host the virtual lecture "What's Missing From Medicine?" Saray Stancic, MD, will cover gaps in health care along with her plan to...

Wholistic Approach to the Fall, Learn to Gain Optimal Health at One-Day Conference   
The Naturopathic Community Center is hosting a full day conference on Saturday, October 2, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Morey School in Shepherd. The conference is sponsored by Herbs Etc and will host guest speakers such as...

Hydration, Nutrients and Enhanced Blood Flow, Alice GoodallSoutheast Michigan Practice Adds IV Nutrient Therapy and BEMER   
Institute of Neuromuscular Medicine has recently added IV Nutrient Therapy and BEMER to its list of services. IV therapy allows for bypassing the digestive system and delivering hydration, nutrients and natural medications in a manner that...

Learn Sustainable Bread Baking, Linda PurdyClasses to Resume this Fall in Swartz Creek   
Bread baking classes will resume at Westwind Farm this fall. These classes help beginning bakers feel less intimidated about baking quality bread and more advanced bakers experience another...

Ancient Balinese Healing Technique, Susan and Mike deCaussinTraining Now Offered Through Healing Methods LLC in Troy   
The ancient healing art of Siwa Murti was introduced to the United States in recent years and brought to Michigan by Susan and Mike deCaussin, co-owners of Healing Methods LLC in Troy. Similar to traditional forms of...

Find Your Inner Potential Santosha Yoga Teacher TrainingChesterfield Yoga Teacher Training Begins in September   
Whether you are an aspiring yoga teacher or a practitioner who wants to know more about the yoga tradition, Santosha Yoga’s 200 Hour Teacher Training will provide a structure in which to experience...

New Royal Oak Location, Lisa Ponichter-StanleyFeldenkrais and Physical Therapy Practitioner Relocates to Updated Building   
Still staying in Royal Oak, physical therapist Lisa Ponichter-Stanley is announcing the move and reopening of her physical therapy and Feldenkrais movement practice as of July 19. After 6 1/2 years, she wanted to move to a quieter, more updated building while...

The Legacy Continues, Chuck & Judy ErkfitzMetamora’s Natures Better Way Transitions to New Business Model   
After nearly 30 years, Natures Better Way of Metamora is closing its Metamora retail store and transitioning to a phone, email and website-ordering model. Not just a health foods store...

Instructor at Irene’s Myomassology Institute Wins Prestigious Award, The American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) bestows a Teacher of the Year Award to an instructor demonstrating outstanding abilities and commitment to high standards for massage therapy education. The AMTA chose Jeanette Roach...

Massage Therapist Relocates to Royal Oak, Alexandra GilderInside Bamboo Royal Oak Coworking Facility   
Licensed massage therapist Alexandra Gilder has relocated her massage and bodywork business from Rochester Hills to Royal Oak. Her services include...

Integrative Doctor Moves Flint Township Office, Ann Y. Burton, M.D.New location just one street over   
Dr. Ann Y. Burton, M.D., has relocated to new offices. Still in Flint Township, Dr. Burton is now the next main street over on Flushing Rd. Having been in...

Join the River Rangers, Near Mt. Clemens (courtesy Near Perfect Media)Clinton River Watershed Council Hosts Educational Scavenger Hunt   
For the second year, the Clinton River Watershed Council (CRWC) is holding a scavenger hunt now through September 30 for kids and adults across the watershed, which spans 63 communities in Oakland and Macomb...

AnyLabTestNow, Rochester Hills, MIWalk-In Breast Cancer Monitoring Among Tests Now Available at
Rochester Hills Business   

Any Lab Test Now offers a test panel to help monitor breast cancer treatment and provides the physician’s order for these tests and an additional 8,000 toxicology, clinical and...

Huron-Clinton Metroparks Joins Michigan Activity Pass ProgramDaily Entry Passes Available for Michigan Public Libraries Card Holders   
Metropark daily entry passes are now available for cardholders of all Michigan public libraries to “check out,” free for the day. The Huron-Clinton Metroparks, consisting of 13 parks in and around Livingston, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties, have...

Gourmet To Go: One-Stop Shop for Affordable Plant-Based Food Opens in TroyOne-Stop Shop for Affordable Plant-Based Food Opens in Troy   
Aratham Gourmet To Go, a plant-based, organic, chef-driven meal delivery service that focuses on affordable, creative gourmet cuisine, will host the grand opening of its new deli and takeaway location on Wednesday, June 2. The new...

New Life Allergy Treatment Center Relocates, Terry Robinson Terry Robinson of New Life Allergy Treatment Center announces a move to new offices. However, the move doesn’t mean patients will have to travel farther for appointments. The...

Functional Medicine Practitioner Returns to Michigan, Image: Institute of Neuromuscular Medicine Announces Addition to StaffInstitute of Neuromuscular Medicine Announces Addition to Staff   
After a three-year employment/training program at Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional Medicine and becoming certified in Functional Medicine in 2017, Mary E. Miller-Wilson, ANP-BC- returns to Michigan. Miller-Wilson, an adult nurse practitioner, formerly practiced at...

Non-Toxic Beauty, Image: Clarkston Holistic Hairstylist Offers Organic Hair CareClarkston Holistic Hairstylist Offers Organic Hair Care   
Independent Holistic Hairstylist Angela Dahms is now offering organic and non-toxic hair coloring and related products. She works inside Believe Salon and Spa in...

Image: Kristin Smith - Blending CranioSacral Therapy with Medical-Grade YogaBlending CranioSacral Therapy with Medical-Grade Yoga   
New to the Clarkston area, Kristin Smith, who holds a doctorate in physical therapy and a CranioSacral Therapy-Techniques certificate, opened Into the Light Healing and Bodywork in March of this year. Smith, who has been a practicing physical therapist for...

Tai Chi Chuan Classes Resume in Royal Oak, Image: Classes Held Outdoors, Weather Permitting, Tuesdays and SaturdaysClasses Held Outdoors, Weather Permitting, Tuesdays and Saturdays   
With warmer weather comes the chance to begin having tai chi classes at VFW Park in Royal Oak again. Tuesday classes are normally held at 6 p.m. but can be taught as early as 5 p.m. for more warmth and light. On Saturday mornings, classes are usually held at 9:30 a.m., though they can...

Rain Gardens and Rain Barrels, Image: Learn How to Mitigate Flooding and Utilize Runoff to Your BenefitLearn How to Mitigate Flooding and Utilize Runoff to Your Benefit   
On Tuesday, April 13, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. the Clinton River Watershed Council (CRWC), in partnership with Chesterfield Township Public Library, will provide instruction on rain gardens and rain barrels at a free online event. These devices are a type of green infrastructure (GI), which is...

Giving Hope to Infertility Patients, Image: RN Integrates Energy Healing Modalities and Stress ReductionRN Integrates Energy Healing Modalities and Stress Reduction   
Donna Pascaretta, registered nurse and licensed massage therapist, is an experienced fertility nurse who brings a special touch to women experiencing infertility. Known as the “relaxation nurse,” she utilizes...

Work in the Park, Image: Metroparks Look to Fill Variety of Seasonal PositionsMetroparks Look to Fill Variety of Seasonal Positions   
Each year, there are seasonal jobs available at all 13 Metroparks across southeast Michigan that are essential to the operations of the parks and allow the Metroparks to serve more than 7 million visitors each year. Job candidates, ranging from...

Balinese Healing Comes to Michigan, Image: Authentic Living Center Debuts Ancient Modality of Siwa MurtiAuthentic Living Center Debuts Ancient Modality of Siwa Murti   
Susan and Mike deCaussin, reiki masters at Authentic Living Center in Troy, have finished their level 4 certification in Siwa Murti after traveling to Indonesia for formal initiation. The modality was...

Online Education-based Weight Loss Support, Image: Transitions Lifestyle System® Weight Loss SolutionTransitions Lifestyle System® Weight Loss Solution   
Ann Heusted, RN has joined a group of holistic professionals involved with the Transitions Lifestyle System® Weight Loss Solution (TLSSlim) program who provide healthy education-based weight loss support via a weekly Zoom meeting. The meeting is...

Reflexology Lymph Drainage at Sole Encounters ReflexologyNew Protocol Offered by Huntington Woods Reflexologist   
Reflexology Lymph Drainage (RLD) is now being offered by Michele Bierzynski, certified reflexologist at Sole Encounters Reflexology in Huntington Woods. RLD is a reflexology protocol that focuses on the lymphatic reflexes in the feet.

New Acupuncturist at The Downing ClinicPaying Attention to Body, Mind and Spirit to Support and Build Health   
The Downing Clinic, located in Clarkston, welcomes the addition of Dr. Gigi B. Cristache to their practice for acupuncture services

The Power of Ultrasound, Image: Dr. Andrey LutskovskyAmerican Regenerative Clinic in Bingham Farms Announces New Therapy   
Dr. Andrey Lutskovsky, owner of American Regenerative Clinic, is now offering INNOfill lifting/recontouring and special pricing on

Make a Simple Change in 2021, Image: In a five-session series, Emotional Eating Transformed, Terry Schwartz of Super Simple ChangeFive-Session Emotional Eating Series Transforms Perspectives   
In a five-session series, Emotional Eating Transformed, Terry Schwartz of Super Simple Change addresses the resistance to change that prevents people from reaching their...

Wellness 911 & MoreRebekah's Adds New Products to Line of Exclusive Offerings   
Rebekah Niman, holistic health practitioner and owner/founder of Rebekah's Health and Nutrition Source, is announcing the addition of two new products to her line of

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