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Sam Travis

Sam Travis

I’m sort of a ‘youngster’ in the holistic community or, as my boss likes to call me,   ‘whipper-snapper’. Being only 21 years of age, it can be difficult for some folks to take my knowledge/concepts seriously…. NONETHELESS, my enthusiasm and faith in holistic wellness only gains momentum by the day. I work for a health food store (or ‘real food store’, as I like to call it) called Go Nutrition, located in Farragut. We have the largest selection of supplements in the greater Knoxville area and, when it comes to supplements, we don’t joke around. I have roughly 3 yearsRead more

Jacqueline Culp

Jacqueline Culp

I am a Sioux Indian from South Dakota. I believe loving nature is just in me, a very important part of who I am. I have always loved being outside learning about plants, trees, animals, rocks, the stars… South Dakota is very beautiful, the sunsets are gorgeous. I find peace there when I go to visit, but it is very cold. My family eventually moved south to Illinois, where I had most of my schooling and then to Tennessee. Kind of like a moving glacier stopping here and there, picking up and dropping off until, you stop. I hiked andRead more

Changes At Go Nutrition

Changes At Go Nutrition

During the last 15 years, the Natural Foods industry has mostly been ‘taken over’ by large, national corporations. Small independent health food stores, such as Go Nutrition, have been suffering – and closing down – at an ever-accelerating pace. We thought about closing – and thought about moving to a new location, with a different format. But, after much consideration, we have decided to stay here – at least for another 2 1/2 years. However, there are necessarily going to be some changes – some of which you are already seeing.

Dr. Kate Flynn

Dr. Kate Flynn

I am from Kenton, a small town in Ohio located about 60 miles northwest of Columbus. As I was about to graduate from chiropractic college I was offered two opportunities to practice in East Tennessee, one in Knoxville and one in Maryville. I took it as a sign that I was meant to be in this area of the country. About two weeks after moving here in 2008 I met the love of my life and we married one year later. I am grateful that I followed the sign. Together, we have three children from my husband’s previous marriage. Aiden isRead more

Holistic Approaches for Diabetes: The Why, How and What

Holistic Approaches for Diabetes: The Why, How and What

WHEN:
May 9, 2016
Meet & Greet: 6:30pm
Program: 7:00pm

WHERE:
Park West Medical Center Classroom
9330 Park W Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37923

Recent research indicates that Diabetes can drastically improve with behavior and lifestyle changes. Dr. Malagon, a family physician in private practice in Clinton, TN believes in treating Diabetes holistically and getting to the root of the problem.

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CHEO Programs 2015 – What We Learned

Foods and Moods: What Quality of Life Do You Choose? Suzi Descourouez, RM, C.Ht What we learned: Realization that foods do affect your mood and can provide energy. Ways we abuse food and what food quality is. Processed sugar is not a healthy choice. Best cheese is without Rennett. Attitude is key, overlook insignificant thoughts; migraines are suppressed anger. Stay calm, create peace of mind and thrive in life. Choose the path you WANT to walk. Stand behind the right to choose healthy foods.