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...

Health Guide for the Whole Family

Persons of different age, sex, and medical background live by different habits – or at least they should, for their health’s sake. Crossing the lifestyle gap can be particularly tricky for familie...

Kid-Friendly Paleo Chicken Nuggets

When it comes to eating, kids have their preferences. Some are more picky than others, but they all have particular foods that they love. Easy finger foods tend to hang out on the top of the list, and...

The Tamiflu Debate: Should You be Taking it?

It’s well-known information: the flu sucks. Fever, chills, muscle aches, congestion, fatigue, the list goes on – and none of the symptoms are fun at all. With the CDC, once again, recogniz...