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The Little Red Hen

The Little Red Hen Empowering Children and Adults with Developmental Disabilities By Blake Ellis NOTE from Lotus Guide: Like most business owners we often wonder why we do what we do. We obviously have financial goals so we can meet our responsibilities in the world around us; however, as we read this article we realized… Read more »

Kindness Above All

Kindness Above All A Community Message from Sacred Seven NPO | Awakened Yoga By C.J. Nava Kindness Whether or not we consciously acknowledge it as fact, we crave, feed on, thrive in, and long for it. Humanity has an active history embracing leaders, masters, guides—many of whom held unconditional love and kindness as a foundation… Read more »

Take a Walk on the Golden Road

Take a Walk on the Golden Road By Gary Parks The bold statement heading the website declares a lofty goal: “Bridging the past with today for a better tomorrow.” And in Nevada City, California, it’s happening right now. With a mission to “explore the intersection of arts and culture, health, environment, peace and justice, and… Read more »

Alcohol Dependency-Dr Light

The Causes of Alcohol Dependence (Addiction-It May Not Be What You Think!)  By Dr. Mark Light of Chico Integrative Health A wide range of issues are related to alcohol dependence: binge drinking, disturbing changes in personality, drunken driving, liver failure, disease, and death. Some believe that drinking problems are the result of a character flaw… Read more »

Lotus Guide Advertisement Information

Lotus Guide Advertisement Information Did you know that the average person spends more time trying on a new pair of shoes than researching when looking for advertisement options?  Most ads are SOLD by Ad Sales people, that’s not us, we are too busy helping our advertisers which has worked for us for almost 12 years;… Read more »

Do You Have the Guts to Age?

Digestion Relief Center
Digestion Relief Center

By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC It’s no secret that as our ages change, our bodies also change. Some of these changes we can see on the outside as we age, such as changes to our hairlines, waistlines, and facial lines. Other changes occur on the inside that we can’t see, but we sure notice a… Read more »

What if We Grew a Garden and Gave the Food Away! ?

By Pat Basham That simple question was the beginning of a phenomenon. Self-sustaining gardens have sprouted throughout Butte County, providing free food to hundreds who’d never had nutritious affordable options. Homeless shelters, residential and rehabilitation facilities, schools, day care centers, clubs, and neighborhoods are harvesting the many benefits of gardening thanks to From the Ground… Read more »

Restore Brain Health

With Inno-Vita Herbals at Chico Integrative Health By Dr. Mark W. Light Brain health is essential for basic mental, physical, and emotional well-being. Subtle changes in brain chemistry through time can alter our memory capacity, our interactions at work and with family, our ability to receive and integrate sensory input and information, and how we… Read more »

The Extracellular Matrix

Adrian Baume, L.Ac., MSTCM What Is the Extracellular Matrix and What Is It Made of? Many of the initial discoveries and research into the extracellular matrix (we’ll abbreviate it as ECM) came from Alfred Pischinger and were published in his book, The Extracellular Matrix and Ground Regulation: Basis for a Holistic Biological Medicine. The extracellular… Read more »

Why Thermography?

By Michelle Hodge, DC, CTT   We all see ads promoting early detection as a preventive measure for breast cancer, but is that really prevention? It seems that mainstream medicine focuses on early detection rather than prevention, followed by treatment and ultimately providing palliative care for those patients who are diagnosed with advanced-stage breast cancer.… Read more »