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2008-07-23 09:00:21

By Nick Sortal, South Florida Sun-Sentinel Jul. 23--Reflexology has been around for about 5,000 years, but it hasn't filtered into the public's consciousness as much as, say, yoga or meditation. But, like these practices, it's about helping people tap their own curative powers, rather than relying on medicine. The practice centers on accessing the nervous system via the feet. Reflexologists must be certified by an accredited reflexology school, such as the Laura Norman School of...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.