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2014-04-28 23:02:06

Southern California health & fitness retreat shares how to de-stress at the office. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 According to the Mayo Clinic recommends meditation to decreases stress levels, which helps improve overall health. San Diego wellness retreat VeraVia has issued a series of tips to help employees incorporate meditation into their work lives. “Meditation helps you calm yourself, clear your head and become centered, which makes you more productive and effective at...

2014-04-28 23:00:53

YogaFit Training Systems Worldwide is proud to announce that it will be holding its revolutionary Mind Body Fitness Conference in Honolulu, HI from May 8 – 11, 2014. The conference is designed for students working towards a Yoga Alliance registry, earning continuing education credits (CECs), or simply deepening their yoga practice. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 YogaFit Training Systems Worldwide is proud to announce that it will be holding its revolutionary Mind Body Fitness...

2014-04-28 12:19:18

UCSF team discovers natural way to avoid accidental urine leakage An ancient form of meditation and exercise could help women who suffer from urinary incontinence, according to a new study from UC San Francisco. In a study scheduled to be published on April 25, 2014 in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, the official journal of the American Urogynecologic Society, UCSF researchers discovered that a yoga training program, designed to improve pelvic health, can help women...

2014-04-26 23:02:13

People are quickly rediscovering the health benefits of yoga, especially in beauty and wellness conscious South America. Avani Yoga Retreats is bringing this newly revived holistic approach with a series of retreats starting summer. Pucon, Chile (PRWEB) April 26, 2014 Avani Yoga Retreats, Chile’s newest provider of yoga, meditation and outdoor adventures, has launched a new line of retreats to take place in Pucon beginning in summer 2014. Avani Yoga holds three retreats throughout the...

2014-04-24 23:16:00

In an upcoming workshop on biofeedback training, Didier Combatalade will instruct healthcare professionals on the benefits of using biofeedback with their clients. He will demonstrate the features of the Thought Technology biofeedback system and various software applications. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 On May 21, 2014, Thought Technology's Director of Clinical Interface, Dr. Didier Combatalade D.C., will provide an in-depth look at the new BioGraph Infiniti Software to...

2014-04-24 23:13:21

Runner's Yoga designed by Van Clayton Powel is the latest yoga course for runners who want to learn how to increase their flexibility and build their core strength. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if it is worth buying. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Runner's Yoga is the latest yoga practice course for runners and other athletes who want to learn how to improve their range of motion and athletic performance. This course consists of easy-to-follow...

2014-04-23 23:16:41

MeditationWithMichael.com announces science-based, secular, efficient one-on-one guided meditation sessions for select tech industry professionals. San Francisco (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Meditation teacher Michael W. Taft has begun offering one-on-one guided meditation sessions for select tech industry professionals. Michael is an author, editor, teacher, and neuroscience junkie living in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is currently the editor-in-chief of Being Human, a site for exploring...

2014-04-23 23:15:12

YogaVibes adds new online yoga classes with Allyn Cioban, which fuse together Vinyasa flow and positive affirmations. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 YogaVibes, a top distributor of online yoga videos, is excited to introduce new online yoga classes with Los Angeles-based Vinyasa yoga teacher, Allyn Cioban. The yoga practice has played a large role in Allyn Cioban's healing from obsessions about her body and weight and subsequent eating disorders and unhealthy behaviors....

2014-04-23 23:13:36

Spring Break is here and children are on a respite from school. While vacations are a time to tune out from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Ivy Child International invites families to “tune in” and make a conscious choice to journey within by attending Yoga and Mindfulness Camp on April 21-25 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Worcester, MA (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Ivy Child International and Central Rock Gym are hosting a 5-day inaugural camp for children, ages 6-12, who want to...

2014-04-23 23:12:53

Shi DeRu’s Zen US tour lecture series (9th lecture) with the theme “Universal Quantum Conscious Communication through the Eyes of Albert Einstein & Max Planck,” is open to the Atlanta area community on the morning of April 26th--World Tai Chi Day in Norcross, GA. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Shaolin Institute (http://www.shaolin-world.net) hosts Shi DeRu’s 9th Zen (Chan in Chinese Mandarin) lecture of his current US tour lecture series, with the theme “Universal...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'