Heal with Acupuncture

Did Sandy bring on the stress, anxiety, PTSD, insomnia, sore muscles, lack of energy, or all of the above? Heal your body with acupuncture. Our friends a Sen Institute are currently offering community acupuncture  on a sliding scale, making the treatments even more affordable than ever. They are also participating in Acupuncturists without Borders to provide free ear …

Cuckoo for Coconut Oil

Meet your new best friend… or product, that is: coconut oil. It’s one of those items that for some has become the be-all-end-all solution, from a full-body moisturizer and make-up remover to helping heal cuts faster. Coconut oil offers a variety of health and beauty benefits, and its popularity has made it readily available and very …

An Easy Way to Avoid Slime

Okay. There’s been a lot of coverage recently about “pink slime,” which had the potential to creep its way into families’ meals. Only after a national report highlighting the use of pink slime in fast food meat did chains (notably McDonalds) agree to stop using it. It’s interesting that it took news reports and public …

Poison Kiss — Lead in Lipstick

Lead in lipstick? Turns out, the ur­ban legend is true. A recent study by the FDA found lead in nearly400 lipsticks tested by the agency. The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics has also preformed tests, and listed some of the guilty parties. They are… • L’Oreal Colour Riche “True Red” • L’Oreal Colour Riche “Classic Wine” …

Upcoming Events from JSRC

Lace up your sneakers: the Johnny Mac House of Spirits “Train-Ing” Run is Sunday, February 26. Take the train from Johnny Mac’s in Asbury, then run back! 6+ miles followed by pizza, beer, soda, and more waiting for you afterwards.Also, the Jersey Shore Running Club is hosting a the JSRC Party on Saturday, February 11, at …