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2014-03-19 23:30:29

Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley (AIMC Berkeley) is holding a public Open House & Wellness Fair on Saturday, April 5, from 11am – 3pm at 2550 Shattuck Avenue in Berkeley. This free weekend event in Berkeley is open to the public, as well as to prospective students of the college’s Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) program. Berkeley,CA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Community members, clinic patients, prospective students, neighbors, and newcomers are...

2012-03-05 08:00:00

Bay Area´s Acupressure Institute provides a unique opportunity with author Dr. Michael Reed Gach to learn Acupressure and Zen Shiatsu plus Acu-Yoga April 20 through 29. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) March 05, 2012 This April, Bay Area massage therapy school, The Acupressure Institute is offering an opportunity to learn to relieve stress, soothe aches and pains, and to help mind and body heal. In addition, students can learn to teach others these same hands on healing techniques, all within a...

2011-11-23 08:00:00

The Acupressure Institute in Berkeley is offering free classes and tuition decreases for 2012 Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) November 23, 2011 Bay Area Massage Therapy Certification school, The Acupressure Institute in Berkeley is offering free classes and a decrease in tuition for 2012. Depending on the program, these tuition decreases provide savings of up to 11.5% off of the regular fees (can be up to $800 in savings per program). These Decreased tuition rates are available now through January...

2011-08-03 00:00:30

Tina Chin-Kaplan, M.S., L.Ac., Dipl. O.M., an American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine graduate, is providing relief to Bay Area residents who suffer from allergy symptoms this summer. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 The Bay Area is enjoying nice weather this summer, but many people can't spend as much time outdoors as they would like because their allergies leave them wheezing, itching and dripping. To help those who suffer from allergies enjoy the outdoors without...

2011-07-16 00:00:37

Bay Area residents can support education and receive a $95 treatment for only $17 by allowing Chinese medicine students to watch and learn. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) July 15, 2011 During the months of July through September, the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) in San Francisco is offering members of the community the chance to support education and receive the highest quality traditional Chinese medical treatment for a small fraction of the customary fee. The...

2011-05-28 00:00:50

The American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine is offering $19 same-day appointment specials to entice San Franciscan locals to stop by and release their qi. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) May 27, 2011 When qi (energy flow) is in balance in the human body, health and well-being are naturally maintained. But when the flow of qi is impeded due to stress, overwork or poor diet, an imbalance may result. Symptoms like allergies, lack of energy, anxiety, pain and general lack of wellness...

2011-05-20 00:00:30

American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine also offers an Asian Body Therapy program where students interested in a career as a massage therapist can receive a Massage Certificate. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) May 18, 2011 When the economy takes a downturn and companies downsize, it may seem like a tumultuous time to pursue a new career path. However, this may be the ideal time to return to school to seek a higher degree or new vocation. A growing field to consider is healthcare,...

2011-01-16 00:23:38

Professional chair massage is a natural drug-free way to release painful knots and sore muscles, restore energy, and positively affect one's mood in as little as 20 minutes. Enrico Ruggeri, owner of Strictly Therapeutic, will be offering professional chair massage at Sephora located at 2083 Union Street in San Francisco on Sunday, January 16th as part of Sephora's De-Stress Event. Strictly Therapeutic is a San Francisco massage studio that specializes in chair massage, deep tissue, sports,...

2010-11-14 00:14:28

Increase in demand for beauty and health treatments boost esthetics industry Burnaby, BC (Vocus) November 12, 2010 PCU College of Holistic Medicine is pleased to announce the launch of its new Esthetics diploma program. In recent years, the clichéd phrase "beauty is only skin deep" has been eradicated by the current understanding of overall health and well-being. A truly healthy body allows for natural beauty to radiate outwards. The PCU College Esthetics program emphasizes a...


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.'