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Are You Getting Burned by Heartburn Drugs?

Are you one of the millions of people who are taking proton pump inhibitors (PPI’s) for acid reflux? If so, did you know they should only be taken for 2 – 8 weeks? Why? Because the FDA only approved them for short-term use. Are you aware that if you use them long term you are… Read more »

A Key to Caring for Yourself

By Wendy Brunson Can we agree on one thing? No matter who we are, what we do, or how enlightened we think ourselves to be, we all have days that rattle us, or maybe even shake us to our core. If you’re like me, perhaps you wake each morning with intentions to feel grateful, peaceful… Read more »


IN TIMES OF PARADIGM SHIFT By Jack Allis We are living in times of monumental paradigm shift, which were prophesized by ancient indigenous traditions spanning the globe, including the Maya and the Hopi. The old paradigm civilized world has reached the end of its 6000-year cycle and is on the brink of its final collapse.… Read more »

Our Erratic Weather

and Geoengineering’s Role In It by Marla Crites, Betty Credit, and Ted Holmes Global warming is undeniable. Massive glacial melt, sea level rise, and the hottest July on record confirm it. Is this warming a natural, cyclical event, or is it human caused? There is also no doubt that global weather has become highly erratic.… Read more »

The Brain and Cannabinoids

By Amabelle Dela Cruz The brain is known to be the most complex of human organs—said to contain 100 billion neurons, which is nearly as many stars as said to be in the Milky Way galaxy. But as far as we know, unlike the neurons in our brain, the stars in our galaxy don’t have… Read more »

Heavenly Scented CALIRUB

By: Xena Gale I’m often stopped in the supermarket with a common question. “What is that perfume you are wearing?  You smell marvelous!” My first thought is, “Well, I’m not wearing perfume!” Then, of course, the brain kicks in and I realize they are talking about heavenly scented CALIRUB! It all began with a dream… Read more »

Transcendental Meditation

…Offers Hope for Victims of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Certified Instructor Bob Dillon to Lead Courses at Center for Spiritual Living, Chico: Camp Fire Victims Encouraged to Attend By Alice Patterson Camp Fire victims and others affected by post-traumatic stress have access to free and reduced-cost transcendental meditation (TM) training, thanks to the Center for… Read more »

What’s Going On

chico sky watch
chico sky watch

…with All the Streaks in the Sky? By Marla Crites, Betty Credit, and Ted Holmes-Chico Sky Watch Even on a blue-sky morning, it’s not long before white stripes begin to appear, spread out, and create a milky-white sky. Many people are curious and looking for answers. Chico Sky Watch, your local geoengineering awareness organization, will… Read more »

The Initiation of the Phoenix

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annie fuller-shamanism

A Camp Fire Perspective By Annie Fuller Everyone is talking about the Phoenix According to one story, as this mystical bird nears the end of its life it builds a nest of aromatic branches and spices, sits upon it, and purposefully sets it on fire. Consumed by flames, the Phoenix becomes ash. That’s when a… Read more »

What Is Yoga Therapy?

Jeanette Conery
Jeanette Conery

By Jeanette Conery The International Association of Yoga Therapists (the accrediting body for all yoga therapists) says that “Yoga Therapy is the process of empowering individuals to progress toward improved health and well-being through the application of the philosophy and practice of Yoga.” It’s important to know that yoga therapists aren’t setting out to “cure”… Read more »