Wednesday, May 1, 2013
A $10 donation admits guests to a food and wine tasting, massage therapy, wellness screenings, and consultations with a nutritional therapist, an image and style consultant and more.
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Wednesday, May 1
From 6-8 p.m. May 9, there will be a special open house fundraising event benefiting the Daisy Association. At “Ladies’ Night of Indulgence,” guests will be treated to a night of pampering, comfort, and fun! A minimum requested donation of only $10 per person enables guests to enjoy premium specialty foods from Jack’s Corner Market, a variety of wines, scrumptious chocolates from Thomas Sweet, mouth-watering homemade cookies from Diana’s Fresh Baked, and gourmet frozen confections from Magnifico’s Ice Cream. In addition, participants can indulge themselves with a variety of services: soothing massage therapy provided by the certified massage therapists of Equipoise Massage Therapy; mini color analysis from Joddie Pelofsky, Image and Style …
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Dr. Ken Freedman explains ways to calculate your BMI and waist-to-hip ration, in order to calculate whether your body fat percentage is in an unhealthy range.
Editor's Note: The following article is courtesy of Dr. Ken Freedman of Freedman Chiropractic Center. At the present time, approximately 37 percent of American adults are obese, and approximately 17 percent of American children are obese. A January, 2012 fact sheet published by the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health had some alarming facts. It indicated that “during the past several decades, the percentage of overweight and obese adults and children has increased markedly.” The N.C.I. fact sheet also reported that “Obesity is associated with increased risks of cancers of the esophagus, breast (postmenopausal), endometrium (the lining of the uterus), colon and rectum, kidney, pancreas, thyroid, gallbladder, and …
Friday, January 25, 2013
Tips for maintaining healthy and comfortable bodily movement.
Editor's note: The following article is courtesy of Ken Freedman, of Freedman Chiropractic Center. Anyone who has ever lost their ability to move well knows how frustrating and frightening it can be. Movement improves the quality of your life and your ability to work and play at your best. Better movement also has benefits to the function of your heart, lungs, muscles, joints, brain and emotions. Regardless of a person’s chronological age, the better you move, the younger you feel. One of the major reasons people visit my office initially is due to their desire to move better, reduce limitations, and feel younger. Whether you have a painful condition that has been unresponsive to drugs or surgery, or you want your body to perform at its …
Sunday, June 19, 2011
Daisy Association Fundraiser will include food, massages, hair and fashion tips and a few surprises.
Ken Freedman knows a little bit about taking care of children. During his more than three decades as a chiropractor, Dr. Freedman has taken care of more than his share of children. That’s why he has decided to hand over the keys to his Freedman Chiropractic Center for one evening to help the Daisy Association by holding the Ladies Night of Indulgence on Thursday, June 23, from 6 to 8 p.m. “I’m a father of a couple of kids myself and I think the greatest impact I can have as a chiropractor is to help young people develop in the best way they can,” said Dr. Freedman. They Daisy Association supports the Daisy Program, which seeks to provide a full range of recreational opportunities for children and young adults with special needs. Through …