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'A balance for everything': Penn West professor uses plants and herbs in his alternative medicine classes

‘A balance for everything’: Penn West professor uses plants and herbs in his alternative medicine classes

Dr. Jamie Weary’s office in Penn West California is a quiet place, with the scent of lemongrass wafting from a diffuser, plants and succulents lined along a windowsill, and essential oils on display . Aloe plants and essential oils are not only decorative, however. Weary, an associate professor in the Department of Health and Science, …

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Digital Detox Day: Ben West on Social vs Reality |  The Man's Book

Digital Detox Day: Ben West on Social vs Reality | The Man’s Book

“This film is based on a true story” In other words: “this story happened, but not in the way we are going to tell it”. Over the years, loads of these “true story movies” have been called out for a myriad of inaccuracies, with some even admitting that the plot is entirely fictional. It’s a …

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Matt Jones has been working as a sports nutrition consultant for Chelsea Women since July 2019

West Ham’s Matt Jones offers insight into nutrition at a Premier League club

When Matt Jones tore his cruciate ligament twice before the age of 20, any hope of a career as an elite athlete was dashed. Luckily for him, the silver lining was right in front of his eyes. The industry was not cut off from him forever. “During the second recovery period, I started reading about …

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Can the East meet the West in medicine?  Onboarding is a slow process

Can the East meet the West in medicine? Onboarding is a slow process

Liberian Joelle Karnwhine came to China two years ago to study Western medicine, but has now expanded her discipline to include traditional Chinese medicine. Now a postgraduate student at the University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Shanghai, Karnwhine takes courses that integrate Chinese and Western medicine. “My clinical practice shows me that traditional Chinese medicine …

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West Linn women speak out against sex abuse allegations involving ex-doctor

West Linn women speak out against sex abuse allegations involving ex-doctor

A grand jury decided not to indict a local doctor after allegations of sexual abuse and misconduct. Now the alleged victims want the Oregon Attorney General to intervene. WEST LINN, Ore.— (Warning: This article contains information about sexual assault that may trigger some readers.) Women who claim they were sexually abused by a local doctor …

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