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Dr. Taylor

Dr. Aaron Taylor with Taylor Chiropractic & Oriental Medicine

Editor’s Note: We spoke with Dr. Aaron Taylor, the owner of Taylor Chiropractic & Oriental Medicine located at 2190 Tamiami Trail S. in Venice. Visit MyVeniceChiropractor.com; call 941-493-2688.   Aaron, please give a brief overview about your practice? We’ve been serving the Venice Area for over 30 years; I took over the practice in 2008…

Highly Sensitive People

Understanding Highly Sensitive People

Is Sensitivity a Gift or a Curse by Amy Scholten, MPH – In the early 1970s, my parents took me to a rock music festival. I covered my ears. It was too loud. To this day, I’m overwhelmed by too much sensory input—noise, crowds, violent movies, bright lights, and busy lifestyles. I thrive on quiet…

Artist Arleen Parker

Artist Arleen Parker Celebrates Inner Strength of Women

The wings of transformation are born of patience and struggle. (Janet Dickens) You find quotes like this on the backside of many paintings by Venice artist Arleen Parker. Especially with her new Survivor Series of women wearing vibrant headdresses. A quote inspires each painting and they tell a familiar story of courage in the face of…

Yoga couple

Lata & Robert Coykendall Honored with Inaugural Englewood Spirit Award

Englewood Spirit Award Announcement by Randy Moore – I’m very pleased to announce that Lata and Robert Coykendall are the first recipients of our Englewood Spirit Award. The award recognizes an individual or couple for making a sustained and meaningful contribution to the health and vitality of the greater Englewood community. This is our second…

Positive Longevity

Ten Factors of Positive Longevity

Ten Factors of Positive Longevity by Randy Moore – I’ve made presentations and hosted group conversations about the nuances and benefits of Positive Longevity. Many of my insights stem from my study of Blue Zone communities around the world. A Blue Zone community is a place where adults live longer with less problems with chronic…

Aquatic Therapy

Aquatic Therapy with Brenda VanSalisbury

Brenda VanSalisbury Introduces Aquatic Therapy – Editor’s Note:  We spoke with Registered and Licensed Occupational Therapist Brenda VanSalisbury about Aquatic Therapy. Brenda owns Freedom Rehab Aquatic Therapy located in North Port. Learn more and read helpful testimonials on her Freedom Rehab Facebook page. Please call 941-400-1505 for a free consultation. What is Aquatic Therapy? Aquatic…

James Williams

Dr. J. E. Williams on the Importance of Blood Testing

Dr. J. E. Williams Explains Importance of Blood Testing – Editor’s Note: We spoke with Dr. J. E. Williams, a functional medicine clinician, noted author and expert on anti-aging, blood analysis, viral infections and immune-boosting methods. He created The Complete Blood Test Blueprint Program and he’s also the author of Viral Immunity. Dr. Williams can…

Kelly Reark

Meet Marine Artist Kelly Reark

Meet Marine Artist Kelly Reark – Award-winning marine artist Kelly Reark draws much of her inspiration from fishing in Boca Grande and Chokoloskee south of Naples. Growing up in a family that loved the outdoors provided her many opportunities to explore Florida while fishing and hunting. Pursuing her creative passion, Kelly uses her art talent…


Jaclyn Nadler, MD Enjoys Patient Care

Jaclyn Nadler, MD Enjoys Patient Care – Editor’s Note: We spoke with Dr. Jaclyn Nadler, an internist with Gulf Coast Medical Group in Englewood. Her practice is located at 900 Pine Street and her telephone number for appointments is 941-475-9069. Gulf Coast Medical Group has a second clinic at 250 W. Dearborn Street. Visit GulfCoastMedicalGroup.net.…

Riding The Waves

Randy and Bryan Moore Ride the Waves

Randy and Bryan Moore Ride the Waves by Randy Moore – My son Bryan Moore and I enjoyed a memorable boating excursion recently with our friends at Riding The Waves located at Skip’s Placida Marina. We did the sunset cruise and it was a boatload of fun with incredible views and encounters with birds and…

Surviving Abuse Network Podcast

Using Podcasting to Inspire Women

Using Podcasting to Inspire Women by Mickie Zada – Yes, I like to talk, and communicating with other people has become more important over time. Many older adults value meaningful conversations since they are the source of wisdom and inspiration. There are more than 108 million Americans 50 or older, and 53.5 percent are women.…