Learn how to stay healthy naturally at the Mother Earth News Fair
Workshops show how herbs help with women’s health, immunity, preventing and reversing diseases, and more

TOPEKA, Kan. (Aug. 30, 2010) — Medication recalls seem like pretty scary business. But, can herbal remedies really help prevent and treat your health issues?

At the Mother Earth News Fair, slated for Sept. 25-26 at Seven Springs Mountain Resort near Pittsburgh, herb lovers can choose from multiple demonstrations and seminars on using herbs to build your immune system, reversing and preventing chronic illnesses with herbs, and more.

Scheduled natural health speakers and topics include:

  • Nazirahk Amen – something about herbs; America’s trouble with herbs panel
  • Dr. Jaclyn Chasse – top 10 herbs for women’s health; a natural approach to a healthy pregnancy; America’s trouble with herbs panel
  • K.C. Compton – build a strong immune system naturally; protect your aging eyes with inexpensive supplements; America’s trouble with herbs panel
  • Sharon Greenspan – raw and living foods; reversing and preventing chronic disease without pharmaceuticals
  • Jim Long – America’s trouble with herbs panel
  • Faith Starr – wild edible weed walks
  • Matthew Stein – protect yourself and your family from the next superbug

The Mother Earth News Fair will offer more than 200 sessions on natural health, real food, organic gardening, homesteading, small-scale livestock, DIY projects, renewable energy, green building and remodeling, renewable energy, green transportation and related topics.

Attendees also can take part in artisan food tastings; a seed swap; local and organic food, craft, vendor and livestock demonstrations; children’s projects; live music; a green shopping pavilion; and resort activities.

Tickets cost $15 for a one-day adult pass or $25 for both days. Children and teenagers under 17 are free. To order, go to http://tickets.7springs.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=69 or call (800) 234-3368.

Call (866) 437-1300 for lodging information and reservations at Seven Springs Mountain Resort.

The Mother Earth News Fair is sponsored by Toyota, Polaris, Stonyfield Farm, Central Boiler, Long Creek Herbs, Mother Earth Resources Co-Op and My Amish Goods.

About Mother Earth News
Mother Earth News (www.MotherEarthNews.com) is the Original Guide to Living Wisely. Topics include organic gardening, do-it-yourself projects, cutting energy costs, using renewable energy, green home building and rural living.

About Ogden Publications Inc.
Ogden Publications Inc. (www.OgdenPubs.com) is the leading information resource serving the sustainable living, rural lifestyle, farm memorabilia and classic motorcycle communities. Key brands include Mother Earth News, Natural Home, Utne Reader, Capper’s and Grit. Ogden Publications also provides insurance and financial services through its Capper’s Insurance Service division.

About Seven-Star Inc.
Seven-Star Inc. (www.sevenstarevents.com) is the nation’s largest full-service event company focusing exclusively on green events. Since 1999, Seven-Star has provided turnkey green event services for trade and consumer expositions, conferences, concerts and mobile tours, including the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Live Earth concert events and the Green Festivals.

About Seven Springs Mountain Resort
Seven Springs Mountain Resort (www.7springs.com), located in Seven Springs, Pa., is the perfect place for family vacations that create lifelong memories. Each year the family-friendly resort hosts more than 1 million overnight and day guests, who enjoy a vacation that includes the finest skiing, snowboarding and golf that Pennsylvania has to offer, the exhilaration of sporting clays, and the luxurious Trillium Spa.

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Andrew Perkins, event manager: (785) 274-4378, aperkins@ogdenpubs.com 
Brandy Ernzen, brand manager: (785) 274-4304, bernzen@ogdenpubs.com, Twitter: @bernzen

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