At Any Lab Test Now, HIPAA-compliant technicians help clients take control of personal health by readily performing standard laboratory procedures such as food-allergy tests, STD tests, DNA tests, and basic checkups. Since 1992, the advanced health-care facility has made medical laboratory testing available to the general public, and it welcomes clients without appointments, health insurance, or experience in riding a giant centrifuge at a state fair. In addition to individual health tests, the staff offers employment solutions and screenings to ensure safe and drug-free workplaces. All tests at Any Lab Test Now are performed confidentially.
Founders Dr. John Gottman, an author whose research on romance has earned mention from international publications, and Dr. Julie Gottman, a clinical psychologist, researcher, and author, share practical skills to strengthen relationships with their online Gott Sex? series. Members enjoy lifetime access to the series’ nine video modules, where John and Julie explain emotional and physical methods to deepen bonds in a candid, friendly style that puts viewers at ease. The 90 minutes of footage explains the Gottmans' approach with no nudity and no explicit language. The Gottmans reveal seven practical, research-based techniques for deepening friendship and intimacy, and couples can bolster their relationship skills with printable exercises or traditional games of spin the bottle. The series’ bonus materials also help explain misconceptions about sex and intimacy, and teach new or old couples how to talk, listen, and even date more effectively.
Glow's resident naturopath, Dr. Rachel Erickson, is a licensed primary doctor who focuses on the health of the whole person, treating not just the symptoms but the root causes of interconnected physical and emotional ailments. Depending on your needs and her diagnosis, she might recommend nutritional changes, herbal supplementation, or 50 push-ups "right here, right now." The good doctor is particularly adept at treating digestive and skin complaints, endocrine disorders, and chronic disease. She also has a passion for women's health—mitigating the discomforts of PMS, menopause, cervical dysplasia, and bad romances.
Manhattan's eccentric interior resembles a Victorian hunting lodge at first blush?but then it becomes apparent that the horns on the mounted ram's head transform into golden machine guns. This twisted taxidermy is actually a sculpture by Peter Gronquist, and it's one of several pieces of dining-room decor that demand a double take. What appear to be floral patterns on the wallpaper are actually baroque deer skulls, and the vintage photograph inside the north wall's gold frame is constantly changing, displayed by a projector. Even the bar holds curiosities behind its cowhide panels: it was once an apothecary's shelf, used for arranging remedies at a time when whiskey was thought to cure headaches and long boat rides were prescribed to treat scurvy.
In this Wonderland-like setting, the aromas of steak and contemporary comfort food permeate the airspace. Staples such as Manhattan burger pair St. Helen's beef and Beecher's white cheddar cheese, onions, and tomato vinaigrette and 1000 island dressing for toppings. As evening rolls around, dinner entrees combine a 5 oz. filet mignon and surf and turf with roasted fingerling potatoes. Lavish dishes have been enjoyed by Bill Gates and other figures of affluence, according to The Daily Meal, which is why Manhattan is one the restaurants featured in Where Billionaires Eat.
Popping painkillers is a risky way to deal with headaches and stress, and no amount of allergy medication relieves symptoms when you're stuck in a fierce pollen-storm. While many know that acupuncture is used to treat chronic pain, it can also treat stress, mood disorders, and a host of other ailments. Because acupuncture promotes the body’s self-healing process, even your lethargy or grumpy disposition can turn around with acupuncture therapy. With today's Groupon to Eric Hartmann Acupuncture, $37 gets you a 60-minute acupuncture session (a $90 value)—find out what acupuncture could do for you.Independently wealthy, Raines accepted only kindness and handwritten letters of thanks in exchange for his services. Riding alone on his motorcycle, Diana, Raines stopped in his rambles just long enough to thwart local corruption, do some acupuncture, and capture the heart of any woman foolish enough to fall for him. A movie featuring Reno Raines, rogue acupuncturist, is set to be released soon, tentatively titled The Acupuncturist Who Travels Around and Gets Into Adventures.
Jubilee Women’s Center aims to propel women out of crisis situations by providing the resources to help them achieve safe housing and financial stability. Jubilee's clients live in a long-term community housing program for an average of 14 months. During this time, they can interact with other women experiencing homelessness and work toward new goals in a supportive environment. Jubilee’s education center sponsors classes for more than 50 residents each year in a variety of technology- and skills-oriented subjects including credit repair, word-processing, and interview skills. These programs aim to help women find jobs or increase their incomes so that they can attain stable housing and become self-sufficient.