Shopper’s guide: find health aids, new products, and gift ideas

Shopper’s guide: find health aids, new products, and gift ideas – The catalog of special offers

1 ENJOY THE SOFTNESS AND PURITY OF ORGANIC COTTON FROM BLUE CANOE

We make bodywear for all your needs, from all cotton underwear to stretch comfort bras. Whether you choose yoga wear or a casual top, with Blue Canoe you will travel in style and comfort. Made by women, for women, in the USA. Available in earth friendly colors. Wholesale and retail. (888) 923-1373 www.bluecanoe.com

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2 FLOWER ESSENCE SERVICES

Flower essences for emotional well-being, stress and environmental sensitivity, including the English essences of Dr. Edward Bach and North American essences with 20 years of international clinical use. Also try our herbal skin-care products. We are Demeter-Certified Biodynamic and Organic. Visit www.floweressence.com for full information and secure on-line ordering, or call toll-free (800) 548-0075.

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3 DEVELOPED BY A FEMALE PSYCHOLOGIST FOR HEALTH AND BEAUTY!

* Great for Pedicures & Yoga.

* Guaranteed Christmas Delivery!

* Unique Holiday Gift! Gift/Tote Bag Included

* Recommended by Doctors of Osteopathy Mention Natural Health & Receive Discount! Spread the Toes & Increase Balance, Improve Stance & Body Alignment!

Toll Free (877) 771-8637 (TOES)

www.spreadems.com

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4 GIVE THE GIFT OF ACCESSIBLE YOGA WITH YOGA FOR THE YOUNG AT HEART[TM]

Introduce the benefits of yoga to everyone in your family, your friends and co-workers. Yoga for the Young at Heart[TM] is a perfect holiday gift! Developed for beginners of all ages, you’ll find a video, audiotape, book or a Sitting Fit[TM] CD-ROM/computer Screen Saver for Every Body on your holiday gift list. www.yogaheart.com (800) 558-YOGA (9642) FREE SHIPPING through the holidays.

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5 DIOXIN FREE FEMININE PRODUCTS

Healthy Alternatives for the Natural Woman. Organic Cotton Washable Menstrual Pads, Organic Cotton Tampons, Dioxin Free Pads, Natural Herbal Hormonal Supplements, Natural Body Care. Pandora Pads also offers Natracare, Organic Essentials, Jason and Nutrition Now products. Pandora Pads celebrates the Goddess in you! Visit our web site at www.pandorapads.com or call toll free (888) 558-PADS.

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6 SUN-A-LUX[TM]: 10,000 LUX AND FULL SPECTRUM LIGHT THERAPY

Introducing Sun-A-Lux[TM], the world’s most advanced full spectrum and 10,000 lux light boxes. They feature reduced electromagnetic fields, a flickerless electronic ballast and a reduced-glare parabolic lens. We also manufacture a full line of full spectrum bulbs. Buy factory direct and SAVE. Dealers welcome. For a free brochure call (800) 864-3883. www.sunalux.com

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7 QUITE SIMPLY BETTER

Since 1981, we have crafted natural fiber mattresses by hand … one at a time. Using cotton, wool, and kapok, we have created beds, pillows, and couches that you will love as much as the Earth loves them. No questionable chemicals, more comfort, more respect for our planet. (And yes, a futon can go on any bed frame.) See futons made by hand in our New Brunswick, NJ workshop or visit our beautiful Princeton store.

(877) HAND-MADE www.whitelotus.net

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8 HIKING & WALKING HOLIDAYS

Would you enjoy an active, outdoor vacation that takes you to some of the most beautiful spots in the world? New England Hiking Holidays offers a wonderful variety of 2 to 8 day hiking trips across North America and Europe. By day choose hikes of 5 to 10 miles with 2 knowledgeable guides to accommodate different abilities. By night enjoy fine lodging and dining in superb country inns and hotels. (800) 869-0949, email NEHH@aol.com www.nehikingholidays.com

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9 AWAKEN TO TIBETAN BELL-LIKE CHIMES THE PERFECT MEDITATION OR YOGA TIMER

* Gradually increasing acoustic chime alarm

* Chimes at intervals for guided practice

* Chiming countdown timer for meditation

* Chimes once on the hour for `mindfulness’

* A graceful way to end meetings or sessions

* A beautiful addition to your altar or mantel

* Lighted dial, AC or batteries, hardwood case

* Now & Zen’s money-back guarantee $89.95 (800) 779-6383 www.now-zen.com

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10 GET TO KNOW US! (877) JASON-01 CALL FOR $9 OF COUPONS & FREE CATALOG

JASON Natural Cosmetics offers a wide selection of skin, hair, body and oral care products containing all natural botanicals, plants, flowers and herbs. Available exclusively through Natural/Health Products Stores. Vegetarian & Vegan Philosophies Respected. No Artificial Colors, No Petroleum By-Products. NO ANIMAL BY PRODUCTS. NO ANIMAL TESTING! www.jason-natural.com

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11 PREVENTICS

1. WHOLESALE prices: 50-60% off retail

2. A quarterly, no-nonsense NEWSLETTER

3. ACCESS to a physician with over 25 years’ experience in nutritional medicine to answer your questions: M thru Th, 10 am to 1 pm, CST.

4. Hypoallergenic QUALITY: the best that technology allows.

P.O. Box 30327, Kansas City, MO 64112 (816) 753-4866 or (800) 888-4866 www.askdoctordavid.com

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12 AYURVEDIC HERBS AND PRODUCTS

Banyan Botanicals offers a complete line of premium quality herbs and products based on the wisdom of Ayurveda. Over 100 products, including herbal tablets, bulk herbs, massage oils, chyavanprash, tongue cleaners, neti pots and more. Banyan Botanicals herbal products: are all natural and completely vegetarian. For a free catalog call toll-free (888) 829-5722, or order online at www.banyanbotanicals.com

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13 NEED MORE ENERGY?

Improve your diet with AIM BARLEYGREEN. Feel the difference! AIM BARLEYGREEN is a natural source of vitamins, minerals, protein, chlorophyll, and live enzymes. You get them as they are found naturally in healthy foods. A better diet equals more energy. It’s as simple as that. For free tape and literature, call (800) 203-4075. http://www.barleyg.com

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14 100% ORGANIC COTTON BEDDING

Heart of Vermont offers 100% organic bedding. Including innerspring mattresses, futons, pillows, comforters and linens. Featuring organic lightweight 100% cotton chambray sheets, mattress pads, pillow protectors and organic towels. Products for the chemically sensitive and environmentally aware. (802) 476-3098 or (800) 639-4123 www.heartofvermont.com

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15 DECENT EXPOSURES

100% COTTON BRAS. These incredibly comfortable bras come in over 200 sizes and 20 colors. Designed by women, for women, these bras work if pregnant or nursing also. Free catalog includes line of leggings, t-shirts, skirts and more. Organic cotton also available.

Contact: Decent Exposures (800) 505-4949. Web address: www.decentexposures.com

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16 ESSENTIAL NATURAL PROTECTION

Recommended by health experts. Crystal Body Deodorant uses only pure mineral salts to form a natural barrier against odor-causing bacteria. It’s hypoallergenic, contains no aluminum chlorohydrate, won’t stain your clothes and comes in a twist-up stick, roll-on, spray, rock and a foot spray. Available at Vitamin Shoppe, Wild Oats, Alfalfa, Henry’s Nutrition World, Arizona Health, Bristol Farms, Whole Foods and other fine natural product stores. (800) 829-ROCK or www.thecrystal.com

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17 NASA TECHNOLOGY SHIELDS STOP RADIATION, FLICKER AND GLARE!

Blocks 99% of E-field radiation, stops 99% of glare, enhances contrast 300%, and stops flicker! Combats eyestrain, blurred vision, headaches, stress and fatigue. The only filter prescribed by optometrists! Accepted by the American Optometric Association. Available in computer monitor sizes 15″-$79.95, 17″-$99.95, 19″/21 “-$119.95.

Call to order, (800) 222-3003. Visit our website: www.shields.50megs.dom

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18 DISCOVER SHAMBHALA’S TIMELESS WISDOM

Shambhala Publications, an independent book publisher for over thirty years, presents works by respected authors and teachers including Larry Dossey, Jeanne Achterberg, Natalie Goldberg, Pema Chodron, Chogyam Trungpa, Tulku Thondup, and others. Our books focus on alternatives in health and exploring the potential of the human spirit. Visit us at www.shambhala.com or call (888) 424-2329 and request our Free Mail Order Catalog.

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19 ELIMINATE PAIN IN SECONDS!!

Natural Life has made available high quality electro-magnetic stimulators for both professionals and consumers. These easy-to-use tools naturally relieve the pain of arthritis, carpal tunnel, migraines, back pain, muscle strain and more … naturally and drug-free. Regular retail $169.

NATURAL HEALTH SPECIAL OFFER $139. Free 140-pg. Acupoint handbook and reach extender included.

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GOLDEN RATIO MASSAGE TABLES

Finest Quality, full-size tables starting at $349! Portable, stationary, hydraulic, electric. Visit our website: www.GoldenRatio.com Email: sales@goldenratio.com Holistic Self-Help: NEW! 1200 + items

* Soothing stones & other massage tools

* Aromatherapy & essential oils

* Health & fitness products

* Skin care & esthetician equipment

* Body treatments & spa equipment

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21 DREAMSACKS-SLEEPSHEETS FOR TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

Sleep in the luxury of silk. Warm when it’s cold, cool and soothing in the heat. Perfect for nights away from home. Also silk pants, boxers, travel pillows, pillowcases, satchels, and journals. Enjoy a DreamWrap, a dazzling rectangle of silk to use as a shawl, skirt, coverup. NEW-silk quilts, bedding and more. Lightweight and luxurious. For yourself, family and friends. (800) 670-7661 www.dreamsack.com

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22 CERNILTON

The all natural dietary supplement contains the world famous Cernitin flower pollen extract. Used worldwide for maintenance and support of prostate health for over 50 years. European Studies show beneficial results for many regular users. Cernilton is available from Cernitin America. Cernilton is for practitioners and consumers that seek alternatives to protect, maintain and support good health. Visit our website www.cernitinamerica.com or call (800) 831-9505 for more information.

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VARIED PATHWAYS OF PERSONAL GROWTH

Set on 355 acres overlooking the Monterey Bay, the Center provides a peaceful setting for yoga programs, personal retreats, and seminars with nationally known presenters such as Jack Kornfield, Angeles Arrien, and many others. Available also are hot tub, massage, hiking trails, athletic facilities, vegetarian meals.

For free brochure:(408) 847-0406.

Email: programs@mountmadonna.org

Website: www.mountmadonna.org

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24 ARE YOU HAPPY WITH YOUR LIFE?

Do you want to maximize your success and happiness? Have you been experiencing stress, illness, depression or other life challenges? If so, The Option Institute can help. Through programs designed to uproot self-defeating beliefs and other roadblocks to happiness, you can improve your health, career, relationships and quality of life. (800) 714-2779 www.option.org

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25 NATURAL & ORGANIC GIFT BASKETS AND GROCERIES

* Gift Baskets and Groceries.

* Corporate gift services, regular or custom made baskets or canvas bags.

* Fundraising & promotional products for your school or organization.

Shop online or contact us for a catalog.

Call Toll Free: (866) Good-Things

Email: allgood@allgoodthingsonline.com

Visit us at: www.allgoodthingsonline.com

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26 FOR YOUR BODY FOR YOUR PLANET

Choose GladRags for your health and the environment. Soft cotton flannel is comfortable and long-lasting. The versatile design is mini or maxi in one great pad. Snap around any undies. Also available: The Keeper Menstrual Cup, Organic Essentials Tampons and organic cotton baby diapers. Call (800) 799-4523 or visit www.gladrags.com

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27 DRINKING ALKALINE WATER WILL MAKE YOU HEALTHIER

Ionized alkaline microclustered water represents the new revolution in water treatment technology. We also carry alkaline concentrate drops to improve your wellbeing. Alkaline water tastes better and is healthier to drink. Write: Ion & Light Co. 2263 1/2 Sacramento St., San Francisco, CA 94115 (800) 426-1110. Web Address: http://www.ionlight.com and E-Mail: sales@ionlight.com

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28 HEALTH AND WELLNESS PRODUCTS LEADING THE WAY FOR OVER 17 YEARS

* More than 12,000 carefully selected products gentle to the earth that nurture body, mind and soul.

* Dedicated team provides fast, friendly, conscientious service with competitive prices.

* Personal care, herbs and supplements, tools for wellness, national brands and hard to find items. Shop with us — share the vision.

Secure website: www.internatural.com (800) 643-4221 internatural@lotuspress.com

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29 SUPER V — A SAFE, NATURAL ALTERNATIVE TO THE SUPER SEX BLUE PILL

* Supports healthy sex drive

* Enhances male & female performance

* Promotes healthy urinary function

* 100% money back guarantee

* $59.99 — 60 capsules or $35.99 — 30 capsules

Distributors and Retailers Welcome www.appliedherbalremedies.com (877) 258-8858

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30 RELIEVE SINUS CONGESTION WITHOUT DRUGS

SinuCleanse[TM] is a complete nasal irrigation system developed by a leading ear, nose, and throat physician to help patients relieve sinus congestion without drugs or sprays. This easy-to-use kit contains everything you need to start breathing clearer TODAY!

To order call (888) 547-5492

7:30 am – 4:00pm PST or visit our website at: www.sinucleanse.com

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31 EARTH TONES

The only long distance phone company to give 100% of its profits to environmental causes. Earth Tones was founded by a variety of non-profit groups in 1993, to raise money for environmental campaigns. We offer competitive rates for residential and business long distance and calling card services. Bills come on recycled paper. Call today for a FREE brochure: (888) EARTH TONES/(888) 327-8486. www.earth-tones.com

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32 NORTH STAR 10,000 BRIGHT LIGHT THERAPY BOX

Feel your summer vitality all winter. SAD’s gone. The North Star replaces the Sun naturally & without harmful UV-rays. Most feel results within 3 to 5 days. Electronic ballast for flicker-free light with no magnetic field. Simply the best. 40-day trial- love it or your money back! Buy manufacturer direct for top savings. See alaskanorthernlights.com (800) 880-6953

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33 ZERO RADIATION LCDS! BE SAFE!

Many people think LCDs have no emissions. This is not true. The backlight system in LCDs runs at 10,000 volts and creates strong magnetic fields, linked with headaches, fatigue, and cancer. Our beautiful zero radiation LCD monitors are used by parents, executives, and for pregnancy. Users include the United Nations, Hughes Aircraft, the US Army and Pennsylvania State University. (800) 222-3003 www.milligauss.com

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34 ALL NATURAL HANDCRAFTED BATH AND BODY PRODUCTS

* Moisturizing cold-process soaps

* Soothing therapeutic bath salts

* Aromatherapy body spritzers

* Healing herbal balms and potions

* Gift sets and baskets available

PO Box 251, Jamestown, CO 80455 ph-(303) 541-1031 fx-(303) 448-0970 www.goodwitchsbrew.com

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35 SHIVANI AYURVEDIC BEAUTY CARE

From the ancient tradition of Ayurveda — holistic system of natural health and beauty care — Shivani brings you the pure, safe alternative in beauty care, in a line of 25 products that include Shampoos, Skin Care, Cosmetics, and more. The use of pure essential oils also incorporates Aromatherapy. All Natural, Cruelty Free. Call now to order, (800) BEST-221. www.shivani.com

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36 NEW MENOPAUSAL YEARS THE WISE WOMAN WAY

The menopause “bible” for half a million women, now revised and expanded. Includes all the effective remedies women know and trust, plus 100’s of new ones for thyroid health, hairy problems, fibromyalgia, fertility after forty, lots more. Endorsed by Christiane Northrup, MD, and Susan Love, MD. Ash Tree Publishing, 304 pages, $12.95 Call toll-free 1-800-431-1579 www.ashtreepublishing.com

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37 PETSAGE HOUSTIC PET RESOURCE CENTER

Natural Medicines, Alternative Therapies, and Specialty Products for Your Pet. Herbal Formulas * Homeopathic Medicines * Traditional Chinese Formulas * Nutritional Supplements * Flower Essences * Soothing Skin Care Shampoos and Therapies * Natural Care Books * Organic Toys and Treats * Specializing in care of your senior animals.

(800) 738-4584

www.petsage.com

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38 DISCOUNTS UP TO 40% OFF LIST PRICE

Our extensive catalog features thousands of name brand nutritional supplements. We carry a wide selection from companies such as Country Life, Enzymatic Therapy, Jarrow Formulas, Megafood, New Chapter, Nature’s Way, Nature’s Life, Rainbow Light, Source Naturals, TwinLab and many morel We feature monthly specials and everyday Best Buys. Fast, friendly service.

Visa/MC/Discover/Amex

Toll-free (800) 334-9310

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