Thrive II Preview

clnMichelle

A writer-contributor and edtior for CLN, Michelle holds a doctorate in molecular genetics (UT-Memphis) and has been practicing energy psychology techniques including EFT for more than 10 years. After nearly two decades living in Hong Kong, in 2012 she relocated her practice to the earthly paradise of Hawaii's Big Island. Her working world journey has included stints as a research scientist, medical writer, publishing manager and presentation skills trainer. Most recently, she completed a D.I.Y. guide to quickly – and permanently! - clearing the fear of public speaking.

To comment on her posts or submit content yourself, you'll find her at bigislandfreedom.com

Let Children Learn to Read When Developmentally Ready

Posted by on April 14, 2014 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
Let Children Learn to Read When Developmentally Ready

Do current teaching methods rob children of the joy of reading? Some common practices may be developmentally inappropriate for young children.

Continue Reading

Nanoparticles in Consumer Products Can Damage DNA

Posted by on April 14, 2014 in Health with 0 Comments
Nanoparticles in Consumer Products Can Damage DNA

Nanoparticles added to some cosmetics, sunscreens and clothing can produce free radicals that alter DNA and accumulate in body tissues, causing more damage.

Continue Reading

Income Inequality: 90 Years Down the Drain

Posted by on April 11, 2014 in Economy with 0 Comments
Income Inequality: 90 Years Down the Drain

The growing inequality problem is not just about our weekly pay. Average Americans have lost wealth from home values, pensions, savings, and total assets, and our broken economy prevents them from making up any ground. Meanwhile, the wealthy elite have seen larger and larger income gains, and they’ve stashed billions away in property, savings, and various types of low-or-no-tax investments.

Continue Reading

Use of Public Transportation Surging in L.A.

Posted by on April 11, 2014 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Use of Public Transportation Surging in L.A.

More Americans are using trains, buses, and subways rather than cars for work commuting. Voters in Los Angeles are so fed up with traffic that, by the end of 2014, LA Metro will have started construction on multiple new heavy and light rail projects that will become operational over the next decade.

Continue Reading

New Electrical Therapy Allows Paraplegics to Move Their Legs

Posted by on April 10, 2014 in Healing & Natural Remedies, Health with 0 Comments
New Electrical Therapy Allows Paraplegics to Move Their Legs

Electrical spinal cord stimulation has allowed 4 paraplegic men to voluntarily move hips, ankles and toes. The quick response offers great hope for functional recovery even in severe spinal cord injuries.

Continue Reading

Milk Thistle Promising for Colorectal Cancer Prevention

Milk Thistle Promising for Colorectal Cancer Prevention

Mainstream cancer prevention research is targeting milk thistle. Colorectal cancer stem cells thrive in conditions of inflammation. A University of Colorado Cancer Center study presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2014 shows that the chemical silibinin, purified from milk thistle extract, affects cell signaling associated with inflammation and thus also the formation and survival of colorectal cancer stem cells.

Continue Reading

Scientists Identify Rare Brain Disorder Linked to Kirtan Chanting

Scientists Identify Rare Brain Disorder Linked to Kirtan Chanting

Symptoms of a new condition brought on by kirtan chanting – coined “bhav brain” – include markedly decreased attachment to one’s self-identity, blurring of the demarcation between “self” and others, disillusionment with materialistic gain, and reduced anxiety about what the future may bring. In extreme cases, Bhavakirtananda said, bhav brain can produce symptoms that can mimic intoxication or drug use, including inexplicable elation, stumbling or aimless wandering, or general “spaciness.”

Continue Reading

Mom Invents Device for Disabled Kids to Walk with Parents

Mom Invents Device for Disabled Kids to Walk with Parents

The mother of a child with cerebral palsy created a system that could improve the lives of children suffering from motor impairments around the world. The “Upsee” goes on sale April 7 and consists of three parts – a harness for the child; a belt for the adult, to which the harness gets attached; and special sandals, which allow the parent and child to step simultaneously, freeing their hands and creating a much more stable, varied and stimulating walking experience.

Continue Reading

Netflix Star Reveals Stark Reality of Criminal Justice System

Netflix Star Reveals Stark Reality of Criminal Justice System

Piper Kerman, on whom the Netflix blockbuster series Orange Is The New Black is based, is speaking out for humane prison reforms, especially for low-income women snared by the system.

Continue Reading

Wikipedia: the New Flat-Earthers?

Posted by on April 6, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Wikipedia: the New Flat-Earthers?

Wikipedia’s founder tried to censor energy psychology, energy medicine, acupuncture and the entire alternative healthcare community in one broad stroke when he responded to ACEP’s petition by referring to its supporters as “lunatic charlatans”, stating that Wikipedia would cover work in respectable journals. Apparently Jimmy is oblivious to 50 research studies published in respected scientific journals.

Continue Reading

Max the Dog Detects Tumor in Companion

Max the Dog Detects Tumor in Companion

Dogs sniff out lung and breast cancer by smelling a human’s breath, and they’re really good at it: 99% sensitivity and 88% specificity!

Continue Reading

Full Circle: Using the Sun to Create Solar Energy Materials

Full Circle: Using the Sun to Create Solar Energy Materials

Researchers have found a way to tap the sun not only as a source of power, but also to directly produce the solar energy materials that make this possible.

Continue Reading

Citizen Solution for Saving the Bees – You Can Help

Citizen Solution for Saving the Bees – You Can Help

Can citizens, rather than governments or corporations, solve the vanishing bee problem by making it easy to keep bees? Join the OSBH team to find out!

Continue Reading

Simple Vibration for Wound Healing

Posted by on March 31, 2014 in Healing & Natural Remedies, Health with 3 Comments
Simple Vibration for Wound Healing

The metaphysical community knows that everything is vibrational, and now major US research centers are getting on board! Low-intensity vibrations are in trials to speed up bone regeneration and prevent osteoporosis, and now stimulate angiogenesis for chronic wound healing in diabetics.

Continue Reading

Movements for Justice Connecting Around the World

Movements for Justice Connecting Around the World

Across the country and around the world, it’s springtime for movements for social, economic and environmental justice that are connecting their struggles. It is an exciting time – join us!

Continue Reading

FAIR USE NOTICE. Many of the articles on this site contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making this material available in an effort to advance the understanding of environmental issues, human rights, economic and political democracy, and issues of social justice. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of the copyrighted material as provided for in Section 107 of the US Copyright Law which contains a list of the various purposes for which the reproduction of a particular work may be considered fair, such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. If you wish to use such copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use'...you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. And, if you are a copyright owner who wishes to have your content removed, let us know via the "Contact Us" link at the top of the site, and we will promptly remove it.

The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Conscious Life News assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms.

Paid advertising on Conscious Life News may not represent the views and opinions of this website and its contributors. No endorsement of products and services advertised is either expressed or implied.
Top
Send this to a friend