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So you hustle and bustle and things are wearing you down. It’s causing health problems and, perhaps, Western treatments aren’t giving you the relief you need. A friend recommends yoga, or meditation, or any of the wealth of complementary therapies out today and you shake your head, “Don’t se…
Even though millions of homeowners routinely use power lawn mowers every day without mishap, there is still a fairly constant parade of people into hospital emergency rooms with injuries and released. However, emergency surgery is sometimes required to treat severe injuries resulting from ha…
The Warriors of AniKituhwa, a group that brings to life the Cherokee War Dance and Eagle Tail Dance, as well as other traditional dances, will perform at Ridge Ferry Park on June 29.
My family, along with many others water-loving people, will be heading to the lake this summer. There have been a couple of boating accidents in our area recently that may have been prevented. I would like to share some tips to help make your time on the water a safe one.
Yes it will keep you alive, but breathing does so much more. Having the ability to control your breath and use it to calm you can give you a bit of refuge from things like anxiety but it will also help your body lower your blood pressure and reduce your stress levels.
Seven young women from the greater Rome area began their debutante year Saturday evening when they were presented at the 30th Rome Symphony Debutante Ball. The ball was held at the Coosa Country Club and benefits the Rome Symphony Orchestra.
Reiki is a form of energy healing and those who are attuned and certified have learned to use this form of healing on themselves, on others, and through distance. Reiki energy healing is a wonderful way of opening your mind and expanding consciousness. It can do no harm and you can’t do it i…
Many people are under the impression that to see great art they must travel far from home ... but there is also amazing artwork much closer to home.
Are you planning to visit a studio for reflexology but are unaware of what will transpire during the first visit? A reflexology session can be divided into several phases.
Charles Wimpee has discovered a passion and talent for folk art thanks to the encouragement of staff at his assisted living community, The Gardens of Rome.
The Chieftains Museum and Major Ridge Home is partnering with the Antonio J. Waring Jr. Archaeological Laboratory at the University of West Georgia for a pop-in event to see the current dig this Saturday.
The Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism has created a new public event calendar to help visitors easily access a calendar of events for Rome and Floyd County. Event organizers are encouraged to submit their events to the new online calendar at RomeGeorgia.org/Events.
Fundraising is underway for this year's Rome Celebrity Dance Challenge and contestants are trying their best to raise as much money for the Sexual Assault Center as possible.
Aromatherapy isn’t as simple as many make it out to be. Time and time again I see people just randomly mixing essential oils and not doing basic safety. There are so many oils that have maximum dermal rates (the highest dilution numbers that are safe to put on the skin), as well as not using…
Rome residents 55 and over are invited to join The Spires at Berry College for an evening of live music by local band Kindred Fire on May 30 from 3-5 p.m.
Music of two different eras will ring out from Second Avenue Baptist Church on May 19 when The 8th Regiment Band and the Broad Street Brass present a concert there starting at 3 p.m.
Chances are you’ve either been to a yoga or meditation session or seen one; and while you probably understand the thoughts behind ‘letting the mind go’ and finding stillness, you may not have noticed one key aspect. Mudras.
Half of all women and every fifth man over the age of 50 are at risk for osteoporosis, according to Dr. Abhijit Kanthala Reddy of Redmond Regional Medical Center.
Sit in on one of Juliette Baue’s fitness classes and you’d never know your instructor has suffered for the last decade from chronic pain issues. Baue, the regional manager for The Rock Fitness Center with locations in Rome, Adairsville, Calhoun and Cartersville, teaches a variety of classes …
Amy Easterwood Young serves on the board of Living Proof Recovery Inc., a nonprofit formed nearly three years ago to support local residents breaking free of addiction.