Is Your Child Safe in the Car?

Despite the massive improvement in vehicle safety standards across the country, and more awareness brought to keeping kids safe while riding down the road, car accidents continue to be a top killer of...

4 Reasons to Delay Baby’s First Bath

The first bath, we all know the scene – it’s pretty much standard procedure in hospitals around the country: baby is whisked away, normally an hour or two after birth, to be cleaned of all...

5 Foods to Never Eat Again

The old saying “you are what you eat” really takes on a whole new meaning when you look a little more closely at the health of today’s Americans. A study published in the Journal of...

The Problem with Antibiotics

Antibiotics. Anti meaning opposed to, and biotic meaning life, and living things. The word literally means anti-life. And you’d think that, with a definition like that, the medication would be...

Turmeric: The Spice of Gold

Curry – succulent, delectable, and rich in flavor. This dish, originally from India, has become famous around the world. And, who responsible for the unique and vibrant yellow color that draws s...

The Toxic Truth about Sugar

Sugar. Deliciously sweet, dangerously addictive, unsurprisingly toxic. By now, we all realize that our bodies don’t need sugar for survival. Instead of having a recommended daily amount, like ...

Naturally Kick a Yeast Infection

Burning, itching, and oh-so uncomfortable. The yeast infection. We’ve all been there, and the only thing you can think about in the midst of one is the fastest way to get it to go away. But, ...

The Truth about Tetanus

One of the most common questions that I find myself answering when I reveal that we decline vaccinations for our son is “But, if he stepped on a nail, you’d take him to get the tetanus sh...