Category Archives: Babies & Children’s Health

Avoiding Phthalates (Bisphenols; BPA)

BPA (Bisphenol-A)  is USED to make hard, clear, shatter-resistant plastic; POLYCARBONATE plastic   (egs. Containers, Bottles, Food & Beverage Can Linings). PHTHALATES assist in making flexible and soft plastics   (egs. Toys, Teethers, Baby Shampoo, Soap, Lotion) BPA can leach into foods and beverages

Avoiding Phthalates (Bisphenols; BPA)

BPA (Bisphenol-A)  is USED to make hard, clear, shatter-resistant plastic; POLYCARBONATE plastic   (egs. Containers, Bottles, Food & Beverage Can Linings). PHTHALATES assist in making flexible and soft plastics   (egs. Toys, Teethers, Baby Shampoo, Soap, Lotion) BPA can leach into foods and beverages

Warnings: Homemade Jerky

“E. coli O157:H7 is especially dangerous because of the severe consequences of infection, particularly for people who are young, elderly or immuno-compromised. The pathogen has a very low infectious dose, thus raising concerns for food products consumed raw or with

Warnings: Homemade Jerky

“E. coli O157:H7 is especially dangerous because of the severe consequences of infection, particularly for people who are young, elderly or immuno-compromised. The pathogen has a very low infectious dose, thus raising concerns for food products consumed raw or with

Brain Development altered by Breastfeeding…

“Breastfeeding improves brain development in infants.   Breastfeeding alone produced better brain development than a combination of breastfeeding and formula, which produced better development than formula alone.” “The extra growth was most pronounced in parts of the brain associated with language,

Brain Development altered by Breastfeeding…

“Breastfeeding improves brain development in infants.   Breastfeeding alone produced better brain development than a combination of breastfeeding and formula, which produced better development than formula alone.” “The extra growth was most pronounced in parts of the brain associated with language,