StarPhoenix Bridges Events Nov. 16-22, 2018

Event listings are a free, community service offered by Bridges. Listings will be printed if space permits. Submission deadline is two weeks before the publication date. Please send submissions to bridges@thestarphoenix.com. # MUSIC Fri., Nov. 16 Piano Friday: Brett Balon / John Stetch & Vulneraville: The Bassment, 202 Fourth Ave. N. Riff Raff: Buds on Broadway, 817 Broadway Ave. Jett Run: Army & Navy Club, 359 First Ave. N. The Rhythmaires: Fairfield Seniors’ Centre, 103 Fairmont Ct. Two Tall Dudes: McNally Robinson, 3130 Eighth St. [...]

StarPhoenix Bridges Events Nov. 16-22, 2018

Event listings are a free, community service offered by Bridges. Listings will be printed if space permits. Submission deadline is two weeks before the publication date. Please send submissions to bridges@thestarphoenix.com. # MUSIC Fri., Nov. 16 Piano Friday: Brett Balon / John Stetch & Vulneraville: The Bassment, 202 Fourth Ave. N. Riff Raff: Buds on Broadway, 817 Broadway Ave. Jett Run: Army & Navy Club, 359 First Ave. N. The Rhythmaires: Fairfield Seniors’ Centre, 103 Fairmont Ct. Two Tall Dudes: McNally Robinson, 3130 Eighth St. [...]

The News-Leader’s Answer Man:Nothing in Rev. Lindell’s Sermon on the ‘Truth’ About Yoga Surprises Me

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Longtime yoga teacher Loacq Freeman, who founded the first yoga studio in Springfield in 1993, has heard it all before. The claim that yoga has “demonic roots” is based on ignorance and misinformation, she says. Freeman was surprised and disappointed when the Rev. John Lindell, pastor of James River Church, in October preached from the pulpit that yoga has “demonic roots” because Hinduism has “demonic roots.” Lindell’s 52-minute sermon [...]

Nothing about anti-yoga sermon surprises me

Yoga teacher Loa Freeman years ago called her yoga class in Bolivar a “sewing class” to avoid uninformed attacks that what she was doing was mystical and un-Christian.(Photo: Photo submitted by Loa Freeman) Longtime yoga teacher Loa Freeman, who founded the first yoga studio in Springfield in 1993, has heard it all before. The claim that yoga has “demonic roots” is based on ignorance and misinformation, she says. Freeman was surprised and disappointed when the Rev. John Lindell, pastor of James [...]

Reducing the risk of gestational diabetes – News – fosters.com

As obesity rates and the incidence of type 2 diabetes have increased over the past several decades, so has the risk of gestational diabetes – glucose intolerance during pregnancy. This condition can create health risks for both the mother and fetus, both short- and long-term. Fortunately, there are action steps a woman can take to reduce the occurrence of gestational diabetes during her pregnancy. Gestational diabetes can happen during pregnancy even if there was no indication prior to pregnancy. [...]

Where to Eat, Shop and Play

Walking through Roswell is like taking a walk through another time — quaint buildings surrounded by lush greenery, all while listening to the calming sounds of the ‘Hooch streaming nearby. Located about 25 minutes north of Atlanta, Roswell is one of the sweetest OTP neighborhoods, overlooking picturesque Georgia. A quick history lesson about Roswell — the city was founded by Roswell King in 1839, who established the Roswell Manufacturing Company and built a mill to harness river power to [...]

Free moms event highlights TCHC midwifery services

Area moms and moms-to-be are invited to bring their young children ages 0-5 and join Tri-County Health Care for a morning of coffee and refreshments, children’s books, activities and meaningful conversations with Dawn Dahlgren-Roemmich, certified nurse midwife. This event, titled Bumps, Beans and Books, will be held Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center. It is free to attend. Source link

New therapeutic yoga class offered in Enterprise for service members and veterans

ENTERPRISE, Ala.– A new yoga style in Enterprise aims at supporting active duty service members, veterans and their families with its “Warriors at Ease Yoga Class.” “My Enterprise Yoga” offers the class as therapeutic relief and shares practices that benefits health and healing by integrating yoga and meditation into military and civilian settings to support the resiliency, post-traumatic growth, and connection of service members.   The [...]

Why a far-right extremist targeted a yoga studio for violence

Police investigators work at the scene of a shooting Nov. 2 in Tallahassee. A gunman killed two people at a yoga studio in Florida’s capital, wounded several others on the scene and took his own life, officials said. (Steve Cannon/AP) This year’s election season was marked not just by political attack ads, but also by a fatal shooting at a Tallahassee yoga studio just days before people headed to the polls. The election and the [...]

Surveen Chawla flaunts baby bump for the first time. See pics

After announcing pregnancy, actress Surveen Chawla recently posted a stunning picture of herself on social media flaunting her baby bump. The actress who last appeared in web series Sacred Games, is excited for the new phase of her life. Surveen, who got married to Akshay Thakker in 2015 in a secret ceremony, is expecting her first baby in April. In the picture, she can be seen doing yoga with her yoga guru Rupal Sidhpura. She captioned it even more beautifully [...]