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In today’s fast-paced society, we often lack the time and ability to seek out the advice of professionals to find answers and solutions to our natural health and wellness inquiries. With the abundance of information available at our fingertips through the expansive web, we often resort to exploring these topics through search engines which result [...]
The Vitamin both Kids and Parents will Love Formulated for healthy growth and development, Yummi Bears® Organics™ Multi Vitamin & Mineral is the only organic gummy multi-vitamin for children with 16 essential vitamins, minerals and nutrients. Suitable for vegetarians, all Yummi Bears® Organics™ nutritional supplements are free of common allergens, gelatin, gluten, nuts, soy, yeast, [...]
By Joanne Smith B.A., BRT Dip, C.N.P and Kylie James B.Sc. (O.T.), C.N.P Eat Well, Live Well with Spinal Cord Injury is the first comprehensive, practical nutritional guide addressing the unique needs of people with Spinal Cord Injury. Each chapter focuses on a specific secondary health condition including digestion, pressure sores, bladder infections, constipation/diarrhea, osteoporosis, [...]
The Perfect Sunscreen (SPF 30) acts as sun block and instantly forms a protective layer on top of the skin. Unlike other natural sunscreens, the smooth, non-greasy formula leaves no white residue and contains no masking scents or Oxybenzone, a possible endocrine disruptor. It delivers optimal SPF 30 protection using uniquely micronized Zinc Oxide and [...]
Yogurt for Young Tastebuds To make parents’ decision of what to feed their little ones easier, Liberté designed two yogurts that meet the specific needs of different stages of food introduction in very young children. For babies nine months or older, start with Liberté Baby Step 1, plain yogurt with a light, sweet taste. Once babies [...]
Start Fresh and Clean with a New Attitude Available in a range of natural scents, the new ATTITUDE collection includes deodorants, shampoos, shower gels, bar soap, hand soap and bubble bath. Products are free from any traces of 1,4 dioxane or ethylene oxide, two contaminants that are often generated as by-products during the manufacturing of [...]
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We hear a lot about reducing our stress, as adults, and strive for that desperately needed leisure time, for the sake of our sanity, but how often do we consider it for our children? It seems ironic thinking this is even an issue with kids. We assume it’s an area that naturally takes care of [...]
Your heart is pumping, breathing is rapid, adrenaline kicking in, tension building, emotions heightened—you’re irritable, frustrated or angry, and maybe ready to blow—all symptoms of stress. Multiply this by frequent occurrences, and you have a recipe for long-term problems. Physiological characteristics of chronic stress include a constant output of potentially damaging hormones, our mind remains [...]
• The polysaccharides in zucchini include an unusual amount of pectin. This pectin is being linked in repeated animal studies to protection against diabetes and better regulation of insulin. • Zucchini is high in a trace mineral called manganese, which helps the body metabolize protein and carbohydrates, participates in the production of sex hormones (oh [...]