Registered nurse and massage therapist Samantha Moeller created Wholistic Health, The Wellness Spa with a vision of integrating traditional Western medicine with complementary wellness therapies. Originally located at the New London Family Medical Center, whose staff has worked closely with Moeller, Wholistic Health expanded to its current South Pearl Street location in 2004. Services include massage therapy, skincare, and weight-loss classes, along with permanent cosmetics and body waxing.
Staffed by athletes, personal trainers, and veteran fitness enthusiasts, Complete Nutrition thoroughly educates customers on ideal supplements and nutrition programs for their personal goals. Whether shoppers are looking to slim down for the sandy pleasures of the beach season or bulk up for the dead lifts of the holidays, Complete Nutrition stocks the ingestibles to help them along, including water pills ($39.99), fat burners ($49.99), and Smart Smoothies ($39.99).
For 15 years, the vision-enhancing duo of doctors Clifford A. Beaudoin and Mark C. Wade have expertly inspected peepers for sight problems and eye maladies using state-of-the-art technology in a casual and comfortable office. Subject seeing orbs to the scrutiny of a simple and painless routine eye exam to help prevent concerns such as blurred vision, infections, and soul leakage from going undetected. Both doctors utilize the latest computer gadgetry to precisely measure the length and curvature of the eyeball and calculate a precise prescription for eyeglasses and contact lenses. The doctors carry thousands of sample lenses and meticulously test comfort levels until a perfect fit is reached, ensuring eyes remain happy, reliable resources for discerning a ripe banana from an unripe one and an angry grizzly bear from one who’s just excited to see you.
The licensed and certified therapists at Advanced Massage specialize in pain management, helping guide patients toward relief and greater mobility whether pain is temporary or chronic. Inside the Advanced Chiropractic Health Center, trigger-point and hot-stone massages focus their attention on specific body areas, while Swedish and deep-tissue sessions get blood moving. Advanced Massage also offers pre- and post-natal massages to quell the physical stress of having a baby and the mental stress of shooting down "Archibald" as a middle name.