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The Healing Power of Food: Healthy Eating Shapes Physical, Emotional Well-Being

Jun 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

Think of any culture in the world, and chances are it revolves, in many ways, around food. All humans gather at the table to celebrate, to mourn, to negotiate and to relax.

Back to the Roots: DIY backyard farming, California firm’s grassroots push

Jun 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

California-based Back to the Roots today sells herb, veggie and sunflower kits, all edible, easily grown in a back patio and part of the urban/sustainable farming movement.

Eating in the Raw - The possible health benefits of uncooked vegetables, fruits and grains

Jun 25, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

Raw-foods diet followers have no intention of turning up the heat any time soon. Chef and nutritionist Cristina Cohl dishes on her reasons why.

Lung Screenings Reduce Mortality - New insurance ruling covers test for lung cancer

Jun 25, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

Early studies have proven that patients who receive this scan once a year have a 20 percent increase in their survival rate compared with those who undergo traditional screening methods.

Respecting the Sun - Everything you need to know to protect your skin this summer

Jun 22, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

Have fun in the sun by protecting yourself from sun exposure and skin cancer with these tips from Dr. Cambio.

The Power Behind the Spa - An esthetician’s transitional journey to the entrepreneurs’ world

Jun 22, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

The soft lighting, relaxing music, fresh flowers and calming natural colors create a getaway atmosphere. The temptation to get pampered can be inevitable, and Georgie Pailes gives in every now and then and treats herself.

Mind Your Beeswax - Honey’s amazing healthful properties

Jun 22, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

About the only honey claim scientists have debunked is its ability to help allergies. Honey is a functional food that helps build the body in a natural way.

Building Better Health Care - The Shipley Center promises healthy horizons for heart and lung patients

Jun 22, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

The HealthPark cardiothoracic team is well known for their minimally invasive techniques. They are establishing an innovation hub focused on patient care optimization, research and learning opportunities for surgical teams.
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  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    11/28/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Festival of Trees

    11/28/2017
    10:00AM

    The annual Festival of Trees is a five-day event in which beautiful and creatively decorated tree...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    11/28/2017
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

    The Surfside Sunset Market is located at The Shops at Surfside. From November through April, the ...


  • After-school Clique, 3rd-5th grades

    11/28/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/28/2017
    05:30PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Preview Party & Breakthrough Awards

    11/28/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Tree Preview attendees will see more than 20 artificial trees decorated by local businesses and v...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/28/2017
    06:00PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Wines One

    11/28/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    An introduction to the pleasures of wine. Food & wine parings. Taste over a dozen wines - many ma...


  • After-school Crew, Kindergarten-Grade 2

    11/23/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • November Wine & Food Tasting

    11/30/2017
    06:00PM

    Bailey’s is excited to host wines from J Vineyards for our November Wine & Food Tasting. This mon...


  • "Dollar-a-Bag" Book Sale

    12/02/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Sanibel Public Library is having its "dollar-a-bag" book sale on used (and nearly new) books, sal...


  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    12/04/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Visit The Sanibel Shell Crafters every Monday all year long from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. to watch this d...


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