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2012-07-13 23:00:37

There is research to support the use of essential oil therapy for aiding with cognitive function, agitation, behavioural issues, aggressiveness, memory enhancement and mood, for those with Alzheimer's disease. Waterloo, ON (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 Aromatherapy goes beyond smell and the scientific community is taking an interest. Research has been completed by King's College and the University of Northumbria in the UK and the University of Calabria in Italy. Although essential oils have been...

2009-11-17 10:33:00

DALLAS, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Ylang 23 Jewelry, a leading specialty jewelry retailer of high end designer jewelry, featuring Cathy Waterman; Irene Neuwirth; Temple St Clair; Virgins, Saints & Angels; and 45 other well known designers who set today's jewelry trends, announces today the launch of its mobile commerce site. The new mobile site mirrors http://ylang23.com with over 2,500 items in stock and ready to ship the same business day. With the launch of Ylang 23 Mobile, users of...

2009-09-09 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Manduka, the world's leader in high performance yoga gear, announced today the introduction of two new products to their lineup -- a line of organic yoga mat washes including the first wash on the market formulated for natural rubber mats, and eco-friendly Yoga Bolsters made with a luxurious microfiber washable cover and airCORE Technology. The most recent release in Manduka's decade of making premium products for the yoga community, the organic mat...

2008-12-04 05:00:00

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- FragranceNet.com, a leading online retailer of discounted genuine brand name fragrances, candles, aromatherapy and beauty products, has announced a cyber-holiday special too good to resist: fifty percent off assorted gift sets. "With the holidays approaching, we wanted to offer affordable luxuries during these tough economic times," explains Patti Kapla, VP of Business Development at FragranceNet.com. "Fragrances still remain a smart choice...

2008-10-06 18:00:11

By Diane Parkes THESE days there are hundreds of tailormade facials available at beauty spas and in local department stores. But how many are so tailor-made they can not only assess your complexion but also how it is being affected by your current state of health? Lying face down in the Decleor beauty rooms at Birmingham's House of Fraser, I was surprised to hear my therapist start discussing the state of my circulation and lungs. Surely I was just there for a relaxing facial? But...

2008-09-25 21:00:21

By Sandra Scranton NORTH MALE ATOLL, Maldives THE SHEER BEAUTY of the Maldives mesmerized me -- turquoise puddles appeared in the inky sea as we landed. After the chaos, heat, and dust of a trip to India, it was like sinking in a bath laced with coconut oil. The colors of the sea and endless sky brought peace with no mosquitoes or bugs, no dirt, no hurry. It was the ultimate in letting go. I have never met an island I did not like, especially an island where you can walk alone for an...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'