Healing After a Cesarean

1 May, 2018
Having a cesarean is not what many chose to have when they are pregnant. Of course there are some who perceive it as a safer option, others are advised later on in their pregnancy that it is their best option,…

Preventing Preeclampsia With Natural Therapies

25 Feb, 2014
What Is Preeclampsia? Preeclampsia is a condition in which pregnant women experience a sudden increase in blood pressure anytime after 20 weeks of pregnancy. The condition is also marked by high levels of protein in the urine. Women with preeclampsia…
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Natural Remedies For Common Pregnancy Ailments

29 Jan, 2014
Although a “comfortable pregnancy” might actually be an oxymoron for some women, there are many natural remedies out there which can lessen the discomfort of common pregnancy ailments. HEARTBURN A few common sense moves can keep you off the over-the-counter…
WELLNESS WEDNESDAY: Fertilty – Helping It Happen

What Your Baby Inherits: The Need For Pregnancy Preparation

25 Jul, 2013
by fertility expert Mary Melling. Traditionally in China, perspective parents would spend a year getting to their optimal health before becoming pregnant. This is a known concern in Chinese medicine that if both parents are in fantastic health both mentally…

Dear Potential Father: Please Read

31 Oct, 2012
If you could do something very simple to conceive a baby would you do it? Imagine a car. Let’s say it’s not running well and you spend a lot of time and a lot of money fixing the engine. You…
Massage – A Treatment, Not a Treat

Massage – A Treatment, Not a Treat

27 Jun, 2012
Most of us think of massage as indulgence. We get one as a treat, and if we’re really lucky, our spouse might give us a massage at the end of a long, hard day just to make us feel nice.…
What Food Do You Need?

What Food Do You Need?

19 Jun, 2012
If you are experiencing any unusual health symptoms, a nutrient deficiency could be to blame. Below is a list of common nutrient deficiency symptoms and foods you should eat if you think you need more. Magnesium Deficiency: 75 to 85%…