february 2011

Vitamin D Deficiencies

Vitamin D is essential for strong bones. It helps the body use calcium from the foods that we eat. Increasingly, research is revealing the importance of vitamin D in protecting against a host of health problems. Follow the link below to learn more about how vitamin D deficiency is soaring in the U.S.

Article on Vitamin D Deficiency

Project South

Project South is a grassroots organization based in the Southern United States. For more than 23 years Project South has created critical spaces for movement building. Find out more about social transformation in the southern region of the U.S.

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The Economics of Happiness

“The Economics of Happiness” describes a world moving simultaneously in two opposing directions. On the one hand, government and big business continue to promote globalization and the consolidation of corporate power. At the same time, all around the world people are resisting those policies, demanding a re-regulation of trade and finance—and, far from the old institutions of power, they’re starting to forge a very different future.

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Institute of HeartMath

We tend to believe that the brain is in charge of the body. Research from the Institute of HeartMath suggests something much, much different–that, in fact, the heart has strong influence on the brain. So perhaps we should be saying, “I feel, therefore I am.”

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