Every year, The Salvation Army launches its annual Christmas Present Appeal that asks people to donate a new, unwrapped gift for a child, teenager or older person. The Salvation Army then distributes the gifts to people who would otherwise have little or nothing at Christmas. Last year, The Salvation Army distributed over 150,000 gifts.
Whether in a group or on a one to one basis, you can benefit at any age and once learned your have these skills for life. Local practitioner, Liz Jeffries, has developed many ways for you to take part in Alexander Technique Sessions, choosing the one that best suits your needs. The Alexander Technique encourages you to be poised without stiffness, to move gracefully, with less effort and to be alert and focused with less strain on joints. It helps with building confidence and alleviating stress.
Did you know that the ubiquitous plastic bottles in which we keep our water are actually causing us harm? Water kept in plastic bottles, especially if also slightly warm (eg in a car) can exude oestrogen-mimics which are a cause of breast cancer. Many people buy water as they think it is cleaner and better for them than tap water, but if it is in plastic bottles, you could be doing yourself more harm than good.
Are you feeling fatigued, can't lose weight, depressed and full of aches and pains?
This amazing therapy involves sitting in a deluxe steam sauna cabinet with your head outside while your body is surrounded by warm steam, heated by far infrared panels. This causes mild hyperthermia (raised body temperature), stimulating your body's own defence mechanisms and boosting your mood.
2012 is for me a year of huge change. Since January, my life has been put into the fast lane and accelerated beyond belief. At times I have felt great urges to resist these changes, particularly the idea of moving house... and then I remember to take a deep breath and relax. For the last four years I have lived as a single, self employed mother.
This month the Charity BackCare is focusing on school children and their teachers. BackCare believe young backs are being affected by heavy schoolbags and badly-designed chairs, while thousands of primary school teachers are suffering in silence from back problems. Every year back pain affects half of the population!
Let's face it, you're outdoors, there are bugs and it usually rains, or looks like it's going to. That said, my recent journeys have led me to find the joy of pow wows. Having studied Shamanism and developed a close relationship with my Native American Spirit Guide, I was excited to discover that these sacred ceremonies exist here in UK.
Thursday 28th July, 11am to 3pm, Lushington Chiropractic will be having their famous Summer BBQ and Wellness Open Day. FREE Entry & BBQ.
As usual there will be the ever popular health and wellness related treats to try when you drop in. You could treat yourself to a mini massage, or perhaps have a mini health check with blood pressure, heart rate and even lung capacity measurements. There will also be free chiropractic posture checks and advice throughout the day.
Last year, City Holistic opened its doors, establishing itself as a holistic centre in the heart of Eastbourne. Founded by Frank & Laura Veselovsky, the centre has gone from strength to strength, and is now renowned for its extensive menu of treatments and therapies available.
To celebrate a decade of treatments, classes and workshops, Equilibrium Health Centre has many very special offers (including FREE tasters for existing clients and half price tasters & treatments for new customers) throughout the month of May 2010 .