The Energies of July 2020

The beginning of July has brought with it some decidedly turbulent weather and an unseasonable end to the peaceful, warm summer weather that we had been enjoying during June. Watching the wind tear through the garden recently reminded us once again of how fragile our environment really is and how important it is not to … Continue reading The Energies of July 2020

Full Moon in Cancer

LET US WELCOME THE NEW YEAR FULL OF THINGS THAT HAVE NEVER BEEN ~ Rainer Maria Rilke Yesterday we stepped into a Full Moon in Cancer at 6:24 pm PST (9:24 pm EST).  Get outside tonight to see her rise ~ she will be spectacular ~ catch her light. The Moon rules cancer and loves … Continue reading Full Moon in Cancer

July Energetics

As we head into July we are still very much in the process of integrating the download of high-frequency light that poured into the earth over the summer solstice period. As these transformative energies continue to be absorbed and integrated, changes are being instigated at a deep level not only within us but also within … Continue reading July Energetics

Water Blessing Ceremony: New Moon In Cancer

Today, June 23rd,  at 7:31 pm PST (10:31 EST) the Moon will move into her darkness under the sign of Cancer. This is the day that the Moon rises with the Sun and is too close to the sun’s glare to be visible with the eye. This Cancer Moon is here to guide you into feeling … Continue reading Water Blessing Ceremony: New Moon In Cancer

WOMEN AND HERBS {PART 1} and WOMEN AND HERBS {PART 2}

For centuries, women have used herbs to improve health and ease discomforts, and they have benefited in countless ways from these natural, Goddess-given gifts. Today's modern woman is returning to an interest in knowing what herbs have to offer, and I am frequently asked, "But what can herbs do for me as a woman?" To … Continue reading WOMEN AND HERBS {PART 1} and WOMEN AND HERBS {PART 2}

Smoking Is Damaging Your Pet’s Health, Researchers Warn

If you made a New Year's resolution to stop smoking and are already struggling to stick to it, a new study may offer a further incentive: quitting the habit can benefit your pet's health as well as your own. Pets in smoking households are at greater risk for weight gain, cell damage, and some cancers, … Continue reading Smoking Is Damaging Your Pet’s Health, Researchers Warn

Contagious Canine Cancer: How It Evolved Over 2,000 Years

The canine transmissible venereal tumor is a contagious form of cancer that is common in dog populations across the globe. In a new study, researchers have uncovered surprising information on how this cancer has evolved, and the findings could shed light on the evolution of cancer in humans. CTVT is primarily spread in dogs through … Continue reading Contagious Canine Cancer: How It Evolved Over 2,000 Years

Dog Sledding Offers A Healthy Dose Of Adventure For Children With Cancer

A team of sled dogs racing through the snowy forests of northern Canada conjures up the timeless spirit of exploration. But the intrepid youths on the sleds may not be exactly what you're picturing - they're young girls and boys with cancer. A young cancer patient bonds with a sled dog as part of an … Continue reading Dog Sledding Offers A Healthy Dose Of Adventure For Children With Cancer

Therapy Dogs Have Calming Effect On Children Having Cancer Treatment

There are many stories of the positive effect that therapy dogs can have on children with cancer and their families. But until now, there has been little hard scientific evidence to back them up. The study suggests therapy dogs can have a calming effect on young cancer patients. A new trial presents some of the … Continue reading Therapy Dogs Have Calming Effect On Children Having Cancer Treatment

Cancer breakthrough? Drug combo eradicated breast cancer tumors in 11 days.

A cancer drug duo could one day eliminate the need for chemotherapy for women with HER2-positive breast cancer; in a new study, a combination of two drugs was found to completely eradicate or significantly shrink breast cancer tumors within 11 days of diagnosis.Lead researcher Prof. Judith Bliss, of the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) in … Continue reading Cancer breakthrough? Drug combo eradicated breast cancer tumors in 11 days.