Category: Re-blogged

  • Fun events for everyone!

    Fun events for everyone!

    If you watched Episode 7 of The Universal Dancer Podcast you heard Jacqui Dreessens speak about her piece ‘Échelons’. Here are some more events from the ‘Mangroves from the Water’ project and ways you can participate. Enjoy!

  • The arts are a shadow health service – here’s why by Paul Crawford

    The arts are a shadow health service – here’s why Mike Orlov/Shutterstock.com Paul Crawford, University of Nottingham The UK’s Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, has said that doctors should prescribe dance classes and trips to concert halls as well as pills and physio – and set out plans to make this “social prescribing” a reality. He…

  • A dan­cer’s brain de­vel­ops in a unique way

    “In dance, the basic elements of humanity combine in a natural way.” Read original article by Hanna Poikonen here: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/news/health/a-dancers-brain-develops-in-a-unique-way

  • Reviving the Ancient Sisterhood by Azriel ReShel

    Reviving the Ancient Sisterhood by Azriel ReShel

    “In the heart of every woman beats the longing to sit with her sisters, to crack open, connect deeply and share her vulnerability, her joys, fears and her dreams. In ancient times the unfettered magic of the sacred feminine flowed freely. Her abundant fertility and creative power was in harmony with the principles of nature…

  • Study shows Stevia Kills Lyme Disease Pathogen Better Than Antibiotics by Sayer Ji

    Lyme disease is exceedingly difficult to treat, due to its well-known shape-shifting (pleomorphic) abilities, with conventional antibiotics often failing to produce a long-term cure. Could the commonly used natural plant Stevia provide a safer, and more effective means to combat this increasingly prevalent infection? A promising new preclinical study has revealed that whole stevia leaf…

  • Healing Power of Drumming

    From slowing the decline in fatal brain disease, to generating a sense of oneness with one another and the universe, drumming’s physical and spiritual health benefits may be as old as time itself. Drumming is as fundamental a form of human expression as speaking, and likely emerged long before humans even developed the capability of…