Archive for the ‘Health & Wellness’ Category

Prenatal testing for chromosomal abnormalities

January 5th, 2017

Prenatal tests are medical tests that you get during pregnancy.  The MaterniT® 21 PLUS laboratory-developed test can tell you if you are having a boy or girl and […]

Ten Ways to Reduce Toxin Exposure

December 29th, 2016

More and more research is linking chemicals like BPA and certain types of phthalates, for example, to birth defects, diabetes, obesity, and even ADHD. While there are a […]

Ilado Pregnancy Necklace: Stylish and Soothing

December 20th, 2016
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Inspired by the the “Angel Caller”– a Mayan chime pendant– the Ilado Paris pregnancy necklace is designed to create a soothing chime when shaken. The idea is that […]

9 Tips For Healthy Eating This Holiday Season

December 8th, 2016
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The holiday season is here, which for many of us means lots of family gatherings, celebrations and food.  Food is at the center of most holiday get togethers […]

3 Common Household Cleaning Products with All-Natural Alternatives

November 29th, 2016

Thinking about going green to preserve your family’s health? You’re not alone. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) names “products for household cleaning and maintenance, personal care, or hobbies” […]

The Importance of Protein for Pregnant and Breastfeeding Moms

November 12th, 2016
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When a mom is both pregnant and breastfeeding, she needs additional calories, protein and other nutrients to maintain her own body and provide protein in her breast milk […]

4 Ways Ginger Can Improve Your Health

September 19th, 2016
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Ginger is a spectacular, healing root that has medicinal properties. Available in almost every form, a bit of this medicinal spice can help with everything from digestion to […]