Links

ARVIGO Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy

Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy - www.arvigotherapy.com

"Ancient Healing for Modern Women" by Suzanne Gerber, September Issue of
www.fityoga.com

"Healing Wombs: Maya Abdominal Massage" by Patricia Burke with Rosita Arvigo
September/October 2003 Issue of www.spiritofchange.org

"Spiritual Bathing" by Rosita Arvigo and Nadine Epstein, July/August 2003 Issue
www.SpiritualityHealth.com (if link doesn't work, go to www.SpiritualityHealth.com and register (free) to read back issues)

"Touching the Core: The Heart and Intelligence of Maya Abdominal Massage”
by Diane McDonald, August/September 2002 Issue www.massageandbodywork.com

Natural Healing for Women at IxChel Farm in Belize by Hyla Cass, M.D., Freedom Press, Natural Healing for WomenVolume 2, Number 8.

Vision Magazine article by Jill DeDominicis: A Time Honored Alternative: Maya Abdominal Massage.

Uterine Massage: A New Profession? by Mary Kroeger, CNM, MPH, © 1999 Midwifery Today, Inc. All rights reserved.

 

Cleaner Environment

Co-op America 16 Ways to Heal Your Home http://www.coopamerica.org/pubs/caq/articles/Spring2008/HealYourHome.cfm

Teaching Responsible Earth Education - T.R.E.E. www.treetalk.org

Green burials: www.lastthings.net; BioCremationInfo.com (uses 95 percent water and 5 percent alkali instead of flames and fossil fuels, using 8 times less energy than fire-based cremation); inthelighturns.com; tropicalglassdesign.com

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FOOD

Ambrosia: Life Food and Beverage: Susan Tarasova, Kombucha Girl: Wonderful homemade kombuchas, keifer, and kvass. Available at the Covington Farmers Market every Saturday. liveambrosia@gmail.com 985-875-9540 http://www.covingtonfarmersmarket.org/

Covington Farmers Market: Buy local and eat in season. http://www.covingtonfarmersmarket.org/

Cleaver & Co. is a locally sourced, whole animal butcher shop in New Orleans, specializing in fresh meat, sausages, and specialty prepared food items sourced from local and sustainable farm and businesses within 200 miles of New Orleans. The store also incorporates local foodways and traditions, such as hot boudin, fresh cracklin, and stuffed chickens. They also offer workshops to educate our customers on ways to utilize various cuts of meat and encourage creativity in the kitchen. Cleaver & Co. visits each farm, getting to know the farmers and their practices, ensuring the animals are raised in an ethical and sustainable manner.http://cleaverand.co/

Real Food/Real People: Prepares raw food for sale at the Covington Farmer's Market, and will cook meals for you! Nanette Schoenewe, 985-630-1535. Schoenewe@yahoo.com.

Weston A. Price Volunteer Chapter Leader: Adrienne Ferguson, 505 Phyllis Drive, Covington LA 70433 985-415-8405 The next meeting will be on Fermentation.  Saurkraut, Kvass, Kombucha, and go into a bit more detail as to why and how!  This is an easy way to incorportate fermented food into our everyday lives.
Saturday Feb 16th 1pm

www.cheeseslave.com

www.kellythekitchenkop.com

www.thenourishedkitchen.com

http://www.thenourishinggourmet.com/

http://www.thehealthyhomeeconomist.com/

Grass fed meat, eggs and dairy products http://www.eatwild.com/products/louisiana.html

Diets for our Children http://www.nourishingourchildren.org/Home.html

Totally Rawsome: Weekly prepared food program and place to buy raw and organic nuts and seeds. Right here in Mandeville! http://totallyrawsome.ning.com/

 

 

 

Health

The American Lung Association, Clean lungs/Clean Air
who're doing a great job fighting for clean lungs and clean air
http://www.lung.org/

Quit Smoking Community, help for anyone trying to quit smoking, including
teenagers http://quitsmokingcommunity.org/.

Mainstream Medical Information

Merck Manual of Medical Informatoin-Home Edition https://www.merckmanuals.com/home

Medication Information

http://www.drugdangers.com/

Practioners/Herbs

Betty O'Brian, Iridologist and Health Consultant, Ocean Springs, MS - www.bettysueobrian.com

Blessed Herbs - www.blessedherbs.com

Dana Southern Hebalist from Mississippi

Darrell Martin, Blue Boy Herb Company - www.blueboyherbs.com

Irene Sebastian, M.D., Ph.D. Integrative Medicine:homeopathic and functional medicine; 401 Veterans Blvd, Ste 203, Metairie, LA 70005 504-838-9804 www.IreneSebastianMD.com

John Osborne, C.N.C., offers Herbal Tracer Guide, analysis of salvia to suggest herbal remedies holisticonsult@gmail.com

Maypop Herb Shop, 1036 Franklin Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117, 5043904-5067  
maypopherbshop@gmail.com

Sharon Murphy, INTEGRATIVE APPROACHES, combining herbs and personal exploration for healing, Lacombe, LA http://www.resourceforlife.net/

Standard Process - www.standardprocess.com

Colonics in Covington: 1131 S. Tyler St. Covington, LA 70433 (across from St. Tammany Hospital) (985) 809-3133 http://www.aloracleanse.com/

 


Schools

Dr. Christopher's School of Natural Healing - www.snh.cc/snh_cc.htm

Dr. Farida Sharan's School of Natural Medicine, Boulder, Colorado - www.purehealth.com

Ann Wigmore Institute, Puerto Rico - www.annwigmore.org/

Aromatherapy blog: http://achsaromatherapy.blogspot.com/

Australasian College of Health Sciences, Portland, Oregon - www.achs.edu

Sacred Plant Traditions, Charlottesville, VA - www.sacredplanttraditions.com

Stephen Buhner, Gaian Studies -http://www.gaianstudies.org/Stephen.html

 

 

 

Natural Products

ZukaBaby: cloth diapers, baby slings, nursing bras, Mother's Workshops, 2124 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 504-596-6540. www.zukababy.com

 

 

 

Yoga/Fitness

Our Place Too, Personal Training Studio with Pilates and Yoga

Yoga Sanga - Yoga Studio, Mandeville, LA - www.yogasanga.com

Foam Rollers - www.optp.com 1-800-367-7394

Sally Dunn - Kudalini yoga http://www.yogacovington.com/yogacovington.com/Practice_Schedule.html

Abita Springs/Northshore

Ann O'Brien Jewelry - Handcrafted artist designed jewelry - www.aobjewelry.com

Abita Springs Guitar Company - Local makers of high quality acoustic guitars - www.abitaguitar.com

Abita Mystery House - A wacky local museum - www.abitamysteryhouse.com

English Tea Room, 734 E. Rutland Street, Covington, LA 985-898-3988 "One of the largest selections of loose leaf teas in the South" www.englishtearoom.com

Women's Center For Healing & Transformation: A Louisiana non profit, partnering with locally owned female practitioners in the healing arts, offering programs and services provided by women, for women. 71667 Leveson Street, Abita Springs, LA 70420 985-264-8089 cell and 985-249-5853 www.womenscenterforhealing.org.

 

Other interesting links

Roadside Tourist - United States roadside travel info - www.roadsidetourist.com

Bobby Lounge - Offbeat songs about the south - www.bobbylounge.com

9 Cool Ways to Avoid Sweatshops, http://www.coopamerica.org/programs/sweatshops/whatyoucando/9coolways.cfm


This picture was taken in Lafayette after Hurricane Katrina, September 2006 >>