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Breastfeeding Diet

A mother’s diet is very important when nursing. In the first few years of life a baby is still developing; the brain and immune system is not mature yet. What mom puts into her mouth can have a lasting impact on her baby if she is breastfeeding. Please don’t let the thought of this intimidate you. It is actually a wonderful blessing to be able to nourish your child by…

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Homeopathy and Ear Infections

The fall of 2016 was rough for me. I rarely get sick, other than a runny nose here and there. A few years ago our house was hit pretty hard. I am not sure why, but I was grateful I knew how to use homeopathy. When I wrote this post on Arnica, I was still fairly new to homeopathy, and I still did not understand how it works. Quite honestly…

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Gut Health

There is a controversy that has not made the main stream news yet, but some local news outlets have covered this. Apparently mothers are observing neurological changes in their children after using the laxative Miralax. I first heard of this a few weeks ago, and it is very concerning. I have not personally used this product, but it is common for Pediatricians to prescribe it to children who are constipated…

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Probiotics

“All Disease Begins In The Gut”- Hippocrates In the past few years, probiotic bacteria have been making headlines in the scientific world. The media is even catching on to something that has been known by many for long time; the health of our gut microbiome is essential for optimum health. This study shows some species of “good bacteria” may play a role in reversing peanut allergies. This study suggests the…

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Natural Flu Treatment

Every year the media tells us the flu season is the “worst season ever”. This year is no different, and a few friends have asked me about natural ways to fight the flu. So I decided to write a post about this. Disclaimer – I am not a doctor and this is not medical advice. I am simply sharing my personal experience. Last year I found out I was pregnant…

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