OTC Homeopathic Remedies Don't Work Well For You?

How many times have you heard people state that OTC homeopathic remedies like the Calms Forte or Teething Tablets just don’t work for their kids? Maybe they don’t work for your child even? As many times as people have told me that, I have explained that there is a certain way …

BPA: Innocent until proven guilty beyond a shadow of a doubt.

We all understand why in criminal law, a person is innocent until proven guilty beyond  a shadow of a doubt. But should that be the approach the FDA uses to determine food and drug safety? In general, we assume that our FDA extensively tests products and rejects any products that …

Why I love and also HATE FuzziBunz cloth diapers.

I love FuzziBunz. I love how well they work. I love how soft they are. I love how well they fit all three of my different shapes of children. Bla bla bla. I was just talking to a friend though, explaining how frustrating FuzziBunz are. My FuzziBunz simply would not give …

Why Every Mom Should Have Homeopathic Arnica in Her Purse

Arnica is the number one remedy to consider for recent and past, primarily physical, trauma to the body. This trauma may have occurred through accidents, injuries, surgery, bruising, head injuries, sprains, childbirth, dental work, or even jet lag. Arnica promotes healing by controlling bleeding, reducing swelling, and preventing the formation …

Common Baby Care Items, Obesity, and Diabetes

Scientists found that people exposed to phthalates were more prone to weight gain. Similarly, test subjects that had even ‘modest’ levels of phthalates in their bloodstream were twice as likely to develop diabetes. We have a childhood diabetes crisis in our country. Certainly there are numerous causes for the trend toward obesity in American …

A Woman’s Body the Few Days After a Vaginal Birth…

So many women expect their bodies to bounce right back to normal after having a baby. I remember catching a glimpse of my belly in he mirror after my son was born, horrified that I still looked six months pregnant. It’s important for new moms to realize that their bodies …