Anyone for Health - www.anyoneforhealth.com
Click here for a super short video on You Tube narrated by Jean Shaw, author and mother with an autistic son, about some of the important nutritional benefits of seaweed. Her retail site, among other things, sells Seagreens® organic wild seaweed food products which she discovered for her son.
ARCH - Association of Registered Colon Hydrotherapists - http://www.colonic-association.org
The Association of Registered Colon Hydroptherapists was founded in 1987 by the renowned Milo Siewert, Doctor of Medicine and Chiropractic, who single-handedly revived and modernised this therapy in the UK. ARCH has been at the forefront of setting high standards in education and practice to ensure public confidence and safety. Please visit the website for further information and to find a registered practitioner in your area.
ARNICA - Natural Immunity Network - www.arnica.org.uk
A positive, sensible parents' support network, with local groups in the UK and overseas, was set up in 2007 by Anna Watson, a school teacher, and other parents to support and promote natural immunity and challenge vaccination as the orthodox approach. It takes a wider interest in, and publishes useful information about, all aspects of natural health care. It is not an 'anti' organisation, but seeks to offer positive help to find and use alternative approaches to preventive and curative health care. It runs two other websites at: www.facebook.com/groups/arnica and health.groups.yahoo.com/group/arnicaparents. There is no charge for membership.
The Autism Trust - www.theautismtrust.org.uk
The Autism Trust has set out to create a lifelong centre of excellence and security for autistic children and adolescents. Links to The Autism Clinic and The Autism File Media Channel; also online The Autism File.
The Biodynamic Association - www.biodynamic.org.uk
The 'Biodynamic Agricultural Association' now simplified to the BA, was founded in Great Britain in 1929 predating the Soil Association. It promotes biodynamic farming, gardening and forestry and supports its members and licensees through a network of advisers, its journal 'Star & Furrow', a news-sheet, conferences, seminars and workshops. It also certifies biodynamic farms, food producers and products identified by the Demeter symbol and in the case of Organic production by the words GB Organic Certification UK6. It is Seagreens®' certification partner for the UK, Europe amnd the USA. Biodynamic agriculture seeks to improve the nutritional value of food and the sustainability of land through a uniquely holistic and spiritual understanding of nature and the role of human husbandry. The Association has its roots in and remains a member of the broader worldwide Anthroposophical movement. Membership is open to everyone interested in working with, developing and learning about biodynamics. Members receive a quarterly newsletter and the bi-annual Star & Furrow, a highly informative, readable and beautifully presented full colour magazine. Patrick Holden, ex-Chairman of the Soil Association, in 2010 offered his services as Patron and a Director of the Biodynamic Association.
Dr Jane Jamieson's seaweed workshops, talks, wild foraging and retreats - http://www.enabling-health.com
Jane is based in Edinburgh and is a member of the Seaweed Health Fioundation, and through Enabling Health she offers her nutritional and related therapies and pilates at various locations in the city. While she is "rooted in science" she takes frequent time out to explore the wild and works extensively with seaweed including Seagreens.
Ffyona Campbell's Wild Food Walks, Seaweed Wild Food Walks, and books - http://www.wildfoodwalks.co.uk
Hunting and gathering wild food in south Devon, by request or by joining an existing group led by Fiona, who has had unique experience in the field on several continents. "It is always exciting," she says, "not only because of the treaures we find but because it uses parts of our brain that haven't been worked for thousands of years." Her walks to the seashore "take us to the hunting ground for seaweeds that taste like smokey bacon, seaweeds that make energy-giving soups and delicious puddings, seaeeds that treat sunburn and one which makes your hair shiny and your skin gleam. There's a treatment for eczema, psoriasis, cold sores, acne, shingles and all manner of dermatitis problems". Ffyona's latest book is a wonderful story and full of the most fascinating insights and information. It is called 'THE HUNTER-GATHERER WAY' published December 2012 by Wild Food Publishing, 12a Warland, Totnes, Devon TQ9 5EL - £12.50 by mail order inc. p & p.
Food labelling and product nutritional information - www.foodfacts.com
A useful interactive, free website for those seeking product labelling and nutritional information or to check their own nutritional intake from food.
Horse and Heart - www.horse-and-heart.com
Marie Franco is doing extraordinary work with people and horses in and around Sussex. She is running various events for anyone who loves, plays, or works with horses in any way. An example is her Horse Watch (currently 14th and 17th August 2011 at The Working Horse Trust, Eridge Park): "quietly sttling near a herd of horses for the day, discover who they are - as horses. Through a guided process of observation, understand their natural life and ways, their role and needs in the ecosystem, the social structure and natural cycles of the herd, how they communicate with one another, share with them the more subtle sensory perception and messages exchanged in the herd in a silent way. As the day goes on, your attention and heart will become so alive with the presence of these beautiful beings, feeling as they do, playing in the field, smelling what they smell, understanding their jokes and complaints and enjoyments - the invisible connection with the herd begins... email@example.com or call 01342-824170. Horse & Heart, Linden Cottage, Ashdown Road, Forest Row, East Sussex RH18 5BN.
The Lighthouse - www.lighthouse-uk.com
The Lighthouse, not many miles from Bath and Bristol near Frome in Somerset, is a healing retreat, conference centre and independently offers super 4-star bed & breakfast in delightful surroundings - they have a gluten and dairy free café and an open air swimming pool. The B & B prices are reasonable, a single from about £35, a double from about £65 out of season. There are two resident practitioners, Jonathan Stewart (sacred esoteric healing, massage, energetic facial release, and body alignment) and Fiona Pierce (sacred esoteric healing, massage, energetic facial release, and herbs) and visiting practitioners from the UK and elsewhere for courses and retreats. Needless to say, they also stock some Seagreens products!
Living Soil Forum - www.summerofsoil.se
The Living Soil Forum aims to accelerate the international collaborative movement to steward our soils by bringing together farmers, retailers, government, academia, civil society and youth - and every stakeholder in the food chain - and "bring about the shift towards regenerative soil practices. This initiative is based at the community Kulturcentrum at Järna, south of Stockholm in Sweden, and there are other centres elsewhere. Core partners are Netherlands based Nature & More, and the Bristol, England based Sustainable Food Trust. It encourages international membership and participation. Here are some options.
Medical Malpractice Help - www.MedicalMalpracticeHelp.com
This is a serious, non-sensational, helpful website for those interested in, or who have been the victims of, medical malpratice. It is estimated that in the USA alone over 200,000 people die each year from medical negligence. The website examines all areas of healthcare and the legal options available for redress. It is aimed primarily at an American audience but takes a broad view of the whole field of treatment procedures, medical misdiagnosis, medication and surgical malpractice.
New Approaches to Cancer - www.anac.org.uk
New Approaches to Cancer provides a comprehensive health and education service to help and support people before, during and after cancer diagnosis and treatment. It promotes the benefits of holistic treatment for cancer patients and their carers alongside conventional treatments, providing free information on a wide range of gentle complementary therapies including diet and can recommend experienced local practitioners and support groups throughout the country.
Nutritionist Resource - www.nutritionist-resource.org.uk
The purpose of the site is ultimately to provide the UK with a huge nutrition support network, enabling those in need to find a nutritionist close to them and appropriate for their needs. This is a free, confidential service that will provide those seeking support with all the information they need. Every nutritionist on the site who has submitted their profile has either sent a copy of their qualifications and insurance cover to us, or is registered with a professional body with recognised codes of ethics and practice, this way we can be assured of their professionalism.
Seaweed Health Foundation - www.seaweedhealthfoundation.org.uk
The Seaweed Health Foundation is an independent, not-for-profit forum set up by Seagreens in 2010 for membership by individuals and companies interested in the potential of seaweed in human health and the food chain. It facilitates applied research between its members and its academic and funding partners, educates and raises awareness of seaweed and seeks to establish and uphold the quality standards for human food quality seaweed pioneered by Seagreens and ensure the purity of seaweed throughout the food chain. The Foundation website informs of membership, constitution, events, services and much, much more. Foundation events also feature on Seagreens Events page.
The Nutrition Program - www.nutritionprogram.co.uk
The 60 second video on the home page explains how this useful facility is of help to nutritionists, dieticians, researchers, students, cooks and anyone interested in the nutritional values of food, food products and ingredeints, Seagreens® included. Originated by Jenny Ridgwall and based in Lewes, Sussex, England.
Treating Autism - www.treatingautism.co.uk
Founded by parents this charity focuses on the biomedical treatment of autism and believes that through a combination of biomedical, educational and sensory approaches, autism is treatable. The website is accurate and informative and support is available in various ways. An annual conference with excellent speakers is normally held in London. Find out about your nearest group by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weston Price Foundation - www.meetup.com/westonprice-london
The Weston A. Price Foundaation challenges the politically correct nutrition and diet dictocrats, promoiting wise traditions in food, farming and the healing arts. This international Foundation has its origins in 1930s America, when a Cleveland dentist named Weston Price concluded from his original studies that better nutrition rather than genetics determined the the dental health of populations untouched by western civilization. He found dental caries and deformed dental arches entirely absent. Today the Foundation has chapters in many parts of the world including quite recently, in London where organizer Philip Ridley is doing remarkable things to put it on the map. Seagreens esxhibited at the 2011 Foundation Conference in Kensington Town Hall, London W8, in March. Has links with Laverstoke Park biodynnamic farm in Hampshire, Treating Autism, and other organisations.
Biodynamic farmers keep the horns on their cows!