Living With Low-Back Pain Living With Low-Back Pain

A conservative care approach may include chiropractic treatment and less reliance on prescription painkillers
The American Chiropractic Asso­ciation (ACA), in response to recent research calling into question the efficacy of acetaminophen in the management of spinal …

What Are the Risk Factors for Breast Cancer? What Are the Risk Factors for Breast Cancer?

A look at lifestyle choices and other possible concerns
A risk factor is anything that affects your chance of getting a disease, such as cancer. Different cancers have different risk factors. For example, exposing skin to …

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
Desegregation at UH
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br /> Desegregation at UH

By Dr. Teresa Tomkins-Walsh
Desegregation of the University of Hou­ston was a more or less smooth process during the early 1960s, reflecting, at least on the surface, Houston’s preference for non-violent, quiet change. On the UH …

Discoveries Oct 2015 Discoveries Oct 2015

FRIENDLY PHEASANTS
These colorful Friendly Pheasants add a festival feel to this season. This fuzzy duo features a colorful, detailed felt physique with a real feathered tail. Bendable wire feet allow you to perch these festive …

Book Reviews October 2015 Book Reviews October 2015

DINING ON A FOOD STAMP BUDGET
When Leanne Brown moved to New York to earn a master’s degree in food studies, she learned that 46 million Americans have to survive on only $4 a day, the …

Hill Country Getaway Hill Country Getaway

Lakeway Resort and Spa provides relaxation, rejuvenation and recreation
By Elizabeth Anthony
Lakeway Resort and Spa is nestled in the Texas Hill Country just 30 minutes west of downtown Austin and along the shoreline of beautiful …

Winning Wines Winning Wines

Vintages to pair with everything from burgers to salad

GMC Canyon and Land Rover Discovery Sport GMC Canyon and Land Rover Discovery Sport

By Kelly Foss
mycardata.com
GMC Canyon | STARTING PRICE: $21,000
Buying a small pickup truck these days is a lot like walking into your favorite movie theater and ordering a small soda. “Small” doesn’t exist and you’re going …

DAZZLING DÉCOR RUGS & ACCESSORIES

Coordinating home furnishings with area rugs can be daunting. Dazzling Décor, sister store to Roberts Carpet & Fine Floors, makes it easy. A rug store and more, you will find thousands of area rugs from …

TOWN AND COUNTRY LEATHER TOWN AND COUNTRY LEATHER

Town & Country Leather has the finest selection of leather furniture, occasional tables, area rugs and accessories. Choose from in-stock styles for immediate delivery or custom order the configuration and color to suit your home. …

BISON BUILDING MATERIALS BISON BUILDING MATERIALS

Focusing on simplicity, order and functionality; The Bison Collection Modern Door Series, available exclusively through Bison Building Materials, combines these stylistic traits with fine craftsmanship. Each door is skillfully hand-crafted on-site and is offered in …

DAVID ORIENTAL RUGS DAVID ORIENTAL RUGS

David Oriental Rugs, the most trusted in the rug industry, announces a new arrival of elegant rugs! David’s expertise is reflected in the extravagant selection of oriental and vintage rugs with a variety of design …

The ACCESSORY PLACE The ACCESSORY PLACE

 

The Accessory Place is a local, privately owned business, proud to have beautifully furnished Houston area homes for over 30 years. They are a must-see for unique home furnishings and décor, gift items, seasonal décor, …

AMAZING SIDING & WINDOWS AMAZING SIDING & WINDOWS

At Amazing Siding, they offer Infinity by Marvin Replacement windows for both residential and commercial properties. Infinity windows are 800% stronger than vinyl windows. Inexpensive vinyl windows are more expensive than you realize because they …

Open Invitation Open Invitation

Spoiling guests is an art form at this home in The Heights
Ahh, to be a pampered overnight houseguest, snoozing beneath sumptuous, fine linens. Your hosts insist that you make yourself at home. The kitchen is …

“What Happened Today?” “What Happened Today?”

The Collective Cover Project Exhibition At HCCC
This fall, Houston Center for Con­temporary Craft (HCCC) presents What Happened Today?, an exhibition of newly created works by Arizona-based fiber artist, Ann Morton. Through two large-scale installations, Morton …

The Arts & Happenings Sep 2015 The Arts & Happenings Sep 2015

SEPTEMBER EXHIBITION AT THE JUNG CENTER GALLERY
Artists Joan Laughlin and Bill Frazier find inspiration from Houston, the city they call home. However, it is not the skylines, cityscapes or concrete that directly influence their work; …