Author Archive | drMarina

How Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine can help food poisoning

Food poisoning arises from eating contaminated foods containing a variety of microorganisms including bacteria,viruses and parasites and is also known as food-borne illness, infectious diarrhea, or gastroenteritis. The most common bacteria to cause food poisoning are salmonella, staphylococcus aureus, E. coli and shigella. Acupuncture and Oriental medicine can relieve symptoms, hasten recovery and strengthen the […]

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Stella’s Southern Bistro: Local Sure Tastes GOOD

    Stella’s Southern Bistro offers cuisine inspired by the coastal Carolinas’ and the American South. They support regional food artisans and emphasize the importance of sourcing products harvested locally. Stella’s is a great place to unwind, for a signature cocktail at the bar, or dinner in the dining room.  The delicious cuisine is the brainchild of Chef […]

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10 Tips to Lose Weight Faster

Shedding pounds is tough (there’s no doubt about that)–but not impossible. There are several behavioral and other little changes you can make starting today that will add up to make a big difference in your health–and your waistline. At last night’s Healthy Lifestyle Seminar, Dr. Marina presented 10 Tips to Lose Weight Faster. Were you […]

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Feta Almond Salad

  Feta Almond Salad Serves 2 Ingredients Fresh salad greens of your choice (romaine, radicchio, Italian parsley, watercress, spinach, arugula, endive, sprouts, etc.) Green onions ½ cup feta cheese ½ cup slivered almonds Olive oil 1 tsp. pure maple syrup Instructions Chop onions and feta cheese, mix together and put in the middle of the salad […]

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