Luxury birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil

...because they allow for weekend visits by friends and family.Ostensibly aimed at bolstering new mom's self-esteem, Shiatsu massages, mani-pedis and makeovers to prepare fatigued new mothers for their close-ups are included in the standard package at...
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Spiking season underway for adult volleyball teams

...3-5 Women's Division 2 K&L Distributors 8-0First National Bank 8-0Doug's Auto Body 7-1Fireweeed Chiropractic & Massage 5-3Glacier Pediatrics 4-4GRUMPY'S 4-4Sugar and Spike 4-4Spiked Punch 3-5Alaska Fudge Co. 3-5Admiralty Environmental...
New rules promise to give Alaska massage therapy a workover

Now, massage therapists are the ones getting a workover...of Alaska is requiring all practicing massage therapists to get a license. It's part...The bill created the state Board of Massage Therapists, which has been working on...
Seattle students start school with teachers strike suspended

...Beach Elementary."She is very excited to start school. It'll be great to have her back in school," said Johnson, a massage therapist who patched together child care in the past week by using a community center and alternating schedules with his wife...
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Pets of the week: Loving, laid-back cats seek caring owners to cuddle with

Joyce believes that curling up in a lap and getting head massages is the best thing that has ever happened to her. This loving 5-year-old cat adores attention like no other and fits perfectly...
Pets of the week: Gentle cat, energetic young lab seek homes

...Charles is a very gentle 2-year-old social butterfly who loves everyone. This big boy likes to be pampered with back and toe massages while lazing about with his buds. Do you have extreme amounts of energy and love the outdoors? Maybe you've been looking...
Niche spa treatments growing in number

...job. The change pushed her to go into massage and bodywork full-time. Since opening...aspect of her business's name. While a massage or a sauna isn't hard to find in town...between a busy day and one of Waller's massages. Waller works frequently with Emily Kane...
Thanks, Juneau, for 'Beat the Odds' support

...Torrence, M.K. MacNaughton, NAO, Pavitt's Health and Fitness, Raintree Quilting, Shoefly and Traci Gilmour of TLC Massage. We must not forget all the quality socks donated by Fox River.An event such as this is only possible through the help of...
Off the Beaten Path: Lose weight, feel great with the Alaska Diet Plan

...has similar effects to going to the most exclusive spas. Bushwhacking is kind of like taking a mud bath and getting a Thai massage at the same time. Running out of food and starving is a great way to detox. The stress from getting lost and facing aggressive...
California massage institute to hold lymph drainage training

JUNEAU - California Institute of Massage & Spa Services will hold lymph drainage training sessions for massage therapists starting Nov. 14 at the Eagle...Moody French will teach lymphatic drainage massage. Classes are open to massage therapists...


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