Integrative Medicine: What it is, What it’s not.


What is integrative medicine? It is caring for the whole human being, including the body, mind and spirit, not just bones and organs and skin. Appropriate therapeutic approaches and disciplines are used by health care professionals for optimal health and healing. The ultimate goal is to combine state-of-the-art “conventional” medical treatments with other carefully selected […]

June Bratcher: Daisy Charters and Shuttles Founder and CEO


Daisy Charters and Shuttles Founder and CEO What do you do? Whatever needs to be done, which includes supervising 57 employees and covering any desk in the office. I’ve been here 33 years. What is it that you like best about your job? The fascinating people I meet — war heroes, basketball stars, famous singers […]

Cindy Holland: I Just Want them to Love Their Home

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Cindy Holland was 26, single and working 72 hours a week in fashion merchandising when it hit her one day that there should be more to life than work. “I woke up one morning and decided that I needed a 9 to 5 job, with nights and weekends off,” says Cindy, who is now the […]

Reality Check

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A winner of Survivor. A Hollywood Week contestant on American Idol. And a chef in grueling Hell’s Kitchen. This trio of locals earned spots on some of TV’s most popular reality shows, doing the Alamo City — and themselves — proud. For Kim Spradlin Wolfe, 30, the end of a painful marriage motivated her to […]

In the Family Tradition

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you’ve lived in San Antonio for more than a New York minute, you’ve probably eaten at the tried-and-true Chinese restaurant on Broadway, just inside Loop 410. And if you’re one of Hsiu Yu’s regulars of decades’ standing, you’ve probably gotten acquainted with the family who established it in 1983 including the owners’ daughter, Charlin Sam-Yu […]