In times of stress, anxiety or frustration, you’ve probably been told to “relax, take a deep breath and calm down.” Have you tried it? Really tried it? Many meditation practices use breathing techniques to promote a state of calm.
Once seen only among an older population, adult diseases such as fatty liver disease, hypertension and osteoporosis are being diagnosed more and more in children. And you can add to that sleep apnea, Type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol levels. The culprits? Unhealthy diets and growing waistlines, experts say.
VATICAN CITY — An upcoming world summit of Catholic bishops will discuss dropping long-standing rules against remarried divorcees as part of efforts to update the church’s stance towards modern family life, the Vatican said Tuesday.
ROCHESTER, Minn. — When people think of kids and trauma, they often think about car accidents. “However, in reality, falls are the leading cause of childhood injury and most of them happen around the home,” says Christopher Moir, M.D., pediatric surgeon at Mayo Clinic Children Center, who has cared for a wide variety of injuries related to falls.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Lutheran Latino Ministry will offer a “Vespers in the Garden” service on Saturdays throughout the summer. The service will be held at 7 p.m. in the front garden of the Community Center, 504 S. Chelan Ave.
The HUMUH Clear Mind Buddhist Life Science/Meditation Center will host a Satsang spiritual study group June 14 at 4 p.m. in the sanctuary of Cascade Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1550 Sunset Highway.