Wow! I had a wonderful debate over vaccines, to vax or not to vax on my Facebook page this week. And, in light of this, I thought it was important to share what the end goal is for my vaccine discussion. You may be surprised.
The Summer Solstice is upon us (at least for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere)! Today marks the longest day of the year, so soak up that sunshine (hello, vitamin D!)! Summer Solstice is celebrated around the world, in various cultures and religions. It marks the official start of summer. Summer Solstice has an […]
This wasn’t what I was scheduled to post this week, but given the summer months and the number of moms I know that “don’t participate” because of the way they look in a swim suit, I really felt like it must still talked about yet again. Not to mention, my littlest and I had a […]
So you took antibiotics? Don’t worry, they are here for a reason, and there are some bacterial infections that require antibiotics on occasion. This should be a rare occasion in your life, if its not…then we need to talk about how to fix that. But for now, let’s look at how to heal your gut […]
Wow! There has been a lot of kiddos with spring and summer (almost) viruses right?!? Rashes and fevers EVERYWHERE (for grown ups too!). I thought this would be a great time to talk to you again about fever and the important role it has in our immune function. I want you to embrace the fever! […]
What?!? This crazy lady thinks rashes are important?! Yes, yes I do. Here’s why rashes are important: Rashes are our body’s way of waving the “caution” flag that something is amiss with our immune system or that the body is getting rid of something (our immune system IS working). You see the skin is an […]