Dignity Health Mercy Hospital of Folsom, in partnership with Serenity Spa and Soul Yoga, has announced the launch of its Spa Service Package in its Family Birth Center. “We are happy to partner with Mercy Hospital of Folsom to honor and cherish women who have just given birth,” said Tammie Fairchild of Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga. “By bringing together the power of modern medicine and the healing power of touch, we can help provide a sense of caring calm for women whose lives have been gloriously changed forever.” Excellent, affordable health care, delivered with compassion, is what Dignity Health stands for. Since their founding in 1986, they’ve made it their goal to create environments that meet each patient’s physical, mental, and spiritual needs. They also believe this healing philosophy promotes the wellbeing of their staff and the places they serve. Dignity Health is made up of more than 60,000 caregivers and staff who deliver excellent care to diverse communities in 21 states. Headquartered in San Francisco, Dignity Health is the fifth largest health system in the nation and the largest hospital provider in California. Through teamwork and innovation, faith and compassion, advocacy and action, they endeavor every day to keep you happy, healthy, and whole.
Dr. Suhas Kshirsagar is a classically trained Ayurvedic physician and a gold medalist from prestigious Pune University. A Rig Vedic Bramhin by tradition and an accomplished Clinician by training adds tremendous value to his clients and students alike. He is an insightful Medical Astrologer and Vedic Counselor.
Dr. Manisha Kshirsagar graduated from Pune University, India with a Bachelors degree in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery. She is also trained at the Indian College of Naturopathy and qualified as a Yoga Instructor from the renowned Kaivalyadham University in India. Dr. Manisha has been teaching Ayurveda and yoga for more than 10 years. She specializes in women and infant health, skin care and natural beauty treatments.
The Chopra Center, founded in 1996 by Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon, M.D., is the premier provider of experiences, education, teacher trainings and products that improve the health and wellbeing of body, mind and spirit. We provide an integrative approach to total wellbeing through self-awareness, and the practice of yoga, meditation and Ayurveda. The consciousness based teachings of Vedic science, as translated by our founders, coupled with cutting edge research and modern western medicine, serve as the foundation for Chopra Center teachings. We collaborate with visionaries, scientists, pioneers, physicians and industry experts to educate and inspire seekers from around the globe to better their lives and the lives of those around them.
Yoga Alliance is the largest nonprofit association representing the yoga community. Our mission is to spread the power of yoga one person at a time. We believe that the individual experience of yoga is of paramount importance, and are committed to supporting the passage of yoga from trainer to teacher, teacher to student, and student to aspiring yogi. Our role as the national support organization for the yoga community is to ensure that the practice of yoga will keep growing, so that more people will connect with yoga and be transformed. As an organization we keep several core values at heart: service, excellence, transparency, learning and community.
The National Ayurvedic Medical Association represents the Ayurvedic profession in the United States of America. Founded in 1998 and incorporated in 2000, the organization’s purpose is to provide leadership within the Ayurvedic community and to promote a positive vision for Ayurveda and its holistic approach to health and wellness. Its mission includes preserving, improving, and promoting the science and practice of Ayurveda for the benefit of humanity.
Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America (AAPNA) began as a discussion amongst ayurvedic professionals in 2002. We wanted to create a community of ayurvedic professionals with the common goal of growing the presence of ayurveda in integrative health care. AAPNA incorporated in December of 2007, as a non-profit 501(c)(6) corporation in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, USA; it has since grown to unite ayurvedic and integrative medicine health professionals, students, academic institutes, and corporations throughout North America and internationally. Our vision is to bring the healing science of Ayurveda and its modalities to the forefront of integrative medicine in the West. By sharing our wisdom, extensive education and experience, diverse backgrounds, collective knowledge of Ayurveda and integrative medicine, AAPNA strives to: Build bridges of knowledge across all health professions in order to incorporate the healing approaches and modalities of Ayurveda into mainstream health care; Bring together all ayurvedic and integrative health professionals to offer each other support, academic discussions, professional development and friendship; Strengthen the awareness of Ayurveda as a healing science, thereby contributing to the effort of bringing the wisdom and knowledge of Ayurveda to everyone. www.aapna.org
Howard Murad, M.D. is recognized as a leading visionary for his scientific innovations and founder of the Inclusive Health movement, which focuses on a total body approach to youth building and overall wellness. His mission and passion is to help people unlock their potential to look younger, to feel younger and to live healthier, happier and more rewarding lives. By sharing his scientific discovery of The Science of Cellular Water™, which identifies the common denominator of aging and illness as cellular water loss, he empowers people to achieve whole-body wellness, effortless weight management and freedom from stress—the keys to living well and aging well.
Aveda, the art and science of pure flower and plant essences is the core of Aveda. our beauty products are alive with the life force of plants, and contain pure essential oils. our solutions are so powerful we call them purescriptions™. while we specialize in hair care, we offer other plant-based products—skin care, makeup, pure-fume™, aromas and lifestyle—that are all professionally developed, clinically tested, and go to exceptional lengths to be respectful of the earth. our professional network, nearly 8,000 salons and spas worldwide, shares our commitment. ever since a hairdresser founded Aveda in 1978, our products have been harvested with respect for the earth, in harmony with the web of life.
Fair Oaks Massage Institute
Madonna Polley CMT, CAMTC#28348, Director of FOMI. Madonna’s techniques are practiced all around the world.
For the last 40 years the Polley’s have brought Massage and Chiropractic services to the Fair Oaks, CA area. They have dedicated themselves to lives of teaching, healing and empowering others. Their mission is to provide our students with an avenue for helping others through massage therapy. They provide quality education, hands on training and encouragement. Their graduates gain the skills and knowledge necessary to practice massage with a high level of skill, integrity and professionalism.