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A TAUNTON mum has slimmed her way into a new career.
SLIMMING World has welcomed news that new NHS guidance has recognised the effectiveness of weight loss groups.
FOR any women wanting to get a great new look for Christmas, there was only one place to be last week...Boots in Taunton.
SCULPTRA non-invasive facelift is being recommended by some plastic surgeons as an alternative to surgery, according to Phoenix Treatment Centre in Taunton.
WHEN planning to undertake any cosmetic procedure it’s vital to do your research.
OLIMI brings Covent Garden to Taunton, offering you the latest and well renowned treatments Aveda has to offer, set in the heart of Taunton up the high street.
LOOSE Women panellist Denise Welch joined LighterLife in May in a bid to lose weight ahead of her July wedding to Lincoln Townley.
Mindfulness Taster sessions – Tuesday, September 17 (evening) and Wednesday, September 18 (morning)
COUNSELLING and psychotherapy are established tools in supporting people through the tough times to grow better relationships, both at home and at work.
AN EXPERIENCED complementary health practitioner is celebrating 13 years at The Terrace in Taunton with special offers.
A TALK on treating travel ailments using homeopathy will be given this month at The Terrace in Taunton.
THE BRITISH public are asked to ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ – but a freelance science writer says the best way to do that is through ‘Mindfulness’.
GENEROUS ladies have been doing their bit to help kit out Musgrove Park Hospital.
SUPER slimmers Laraine Smith and Jill Rumary got up close and personal with The Only Way Is Essex star Mark Wright at an awards ceremony.
Anyone feeling stressed can undertake mindfulness meditation.
Counselling and psychotherapy are recognised and established tools in supporting people through ‘tough times’ and also help to grow better relationships.
A TAUNTON beauty treatment centre is tackling an age-old problem.
NEWBORN babies can benefit from Craniosacral therapy - which can support them with better sleep, feeding and getting them established in their ‘new world’.
A TREATMENT for trauma which is so gentle it is recommended for new born babies is being offered at a Taunton health centre.
STAFF from a Taunton hairdressers have become finalists for a prestigious award.
A registered psychotherapist is bringing her special anger management workshop to a Taunton health centre.
HOMEOPATHY provides a different approach to lives little ailments.
AUTUMN is the time to balance energy through the art of acupuncture.
A HOME-grown fashion designer is going back to her roots with an exclusive fashion event in Taunton.
The Terrace in Taunton is offering four great summer massage offers
A TEAM of 12 women from Curves gym in Taunton completed the Hadrian’s Wall Trekathon in aid of the Eve Appeal, which funds research into gynaecological cancers.
THE public’s acceptance of plastic surgery is like accepting motor cars and gay marriage, a noted cosmetic surgeon said this week.
WE all make mistakes, some worse than others. What seemed like a good idea at the time, perhaps now wasn’t such a good idea after all...
SOMERSET County Council social worker Alison Millett has received national recognition for her outstanding work supporting colleagues across the county.
By KEITH BATES, MA, FRCS, FRC Ophth, Consultant Ophthalmologist practising at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital and Taunton & Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
HOW can you boost your immune system?
THERE is a school of thought that neuro-toxins (botox) are good for the upper face and that fillers are used for the lower part of the face, but is this always the rule?
PHOENIX Treatment Centre has been established in Taunton for over five years.
A TOUCH for Health practitioner works with you, using kinesiology moves, to support your body to restore a state of optimum health, recognising the three dimensions of mind, body and life balance.
TODAY women are living longer and as we get older our bones get weaker.
A new men's group at The Terrace in Taunton is discussing issues around 'what it means to be a man'.
HUNDREDS of women have already signed up to take part in the Taunton Race for Life this summer . . . but more are still needed to come forward.
AN evening of indulgence at the Mount Somerset Hotel and Spa in Taunton helped raise hundreds of pounds for charity.
NESTLING in Jarmans Court, just off the Orchard Shopping Centre, Kudos Hair is all set to pamper you for Valentine's Day, or any special occasion.
THE January edition of the best glossy magazine for Somerset, Limited Edition Society, is out now.
The Terrace is hosting other special events in the New Year.
Talk on ‘Surviving winter with Homeopathy’: Monday, January 14, from 7.30pm
A NEW men’s group has started up at a Taunton complementary health centre.
WITH family celebrations drawing closer as the dark winter nights draw in, people can find an increase in anxiety and tension impacting on everyday life.
COUPLES who are struggling with pregnancy can get a fertility boost with reproductive reflexology.
PEOPLE who experience unhelpful thoughts, feelings of anxiety and stress or physical pain can attend a new taster session in Taunton.
REFLEXOLOGY can relax and restore.
REDUCE muscle tension before a holiday with a Swedish massage.
A TAUNTON hairdressing group has become one of six nationwide finalists competing for a prestigious award.
A NEW specialist support service has opened at a Taunton health centre aimed at helping those affected by road accidents.
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by Neil Murphy, CEO of the Somerset Chamber of Commerce.