Archive for September 2014
Dan was the former founder and owner of Optimal Wellness of Long Island. His holistic practice became one of the largest of its kind in the U.S, w/ a focus on cleansing and detoxification therapies. Dan is a Certified Nutritionist, Applied Kinesiologist, Colon Hydrotherapist, Energy Practitioner and Certified Tantra Educator, etc, amongst many other things.
Dan sold his practice almost 6 years ago and since then has become a leading advocate on Long Island for clean, safe water for everyone. He started his own water testing and water filtration company almost 2 years ago and has since merged his company with Long Island Clean Water…the largest water testing and filtration company of its kind on Long Island, with over 30 years of experience in understanding LI’s water issues and offering state of the art solutions that can meet the needs of safe, clean water for families, individuals and businesses throughout the tri-state area.
Dan is constantly on the lecture circuit, speaking and educating people about Long Island’s water issues w/ such groups as the Holistic Mom’s Association, The Metropolitan Home Inspectors Association, numerous local Rotary Groups, Doctors and Chiropractors offices and is a regular speaker at Whole Foods.
Michael J. Balick holds a PhD in biology from Harvard University and is Vice President for Botanical Science, Director and Philecology Curator of The Institute of Economic Botany at The New York Botanical Garden. An ethnobotanist with a specialty in global medicinal and food plants and the role they play in traditional healing systems, Dr. Balick has conducted field work with indigenous cultures around the world for more than 30 years. On today’s show we will discuss his new book, 21st Century Herbal: A Practical Guide for Healthy Living Using Nature’s Most Powerful Plants. Contact: http://www.nybg.org/