I get so excited when I find out about new studies! The medical nerd in me jumps up and down. Why all the excitement? Well, today I received an email from Dr. Anne Steinemann telling me about a new study that just came out on the prevalence of multiple chemical sensitivities in the United States.…… Continue reading March 2018 Study Finds That One in Four Americans Suffer When Exposed to Common Chemicals
Why should you care about toxins in consumer products and environmental pollutants? Can you become sick from everyday use of consumer personal products? Is it true that components in essential oils can emit hazardous air pollutants and also react with ozone in the air and create VOC’s like formaldehyde? What percentage of chronic diseases are…… Continue reading Hidden Hazards In Common Consumer Products & Their Effect On Indoor Environments & Health – Dr. Anne Steinemann Lecture
Almost every person in the USA who hears the numbers 9/11 remembers saying or hearing the phrase “Never forget”. Yet hundreds of heroes and ordinary civilians who served our nation after 9/11 and who lived near ground zero are now permanently disabled or unable to work because they suffer from MCS and other NeuroImmune diseases. Allison…… Continue reading MCS In The Aftermath of 9/11 – The Untold Story
So according to the CDC, MORE THAN 80 PEOPLE HAD CONTACT WITH THE TEXAS EBOLA PATIENT who was let go after checking into the ER and complaining of a fever and other symptoms. The man was sent home the same day with an antibiotic rather than being kept for further observation. Source This mind you,…… Continue reading Ebola in the US – Important Preparation Info & Thoughts on Hospital Personnel
Gluten free peeps out there don’t despair. GAPS dieters this one is for you. Paleo people this recipe will not disappoint. My kids and family actually believe that this way of making pizza is 10 times better than regular pizza. And I have to agree with them. After all who doesn’t love meat and lots…… Continue reading How to Make Low Carb Pizza (Meatza) Grain Free, Nut Free, Coconut Free, Egg free, Tomato Free
I’ve met so many children and adults who are unable to eat peanuts and wheat. After many years of researching this topic I realized that in addition to allergies and food sensitivity people may also be reacting to toxic compounds on the food. As it turns out, some people fall violently ill after consuming certain grains and nuts because they…… Continue reading Peanuts, Rice, Soybeans, Corn, and Wheat Can Cause Serious Health Effects due to Mycotoxin Contamination
By Dr. Mercola – Source – Mercola.com Leaky gut is a condition that occurs due to the development of gaps between the cells (enterocytes) that make up the membrane lining your intestinal wall. These tiny gaps allow substances such as undigested food, bacteria and metabolic wastes, that should be confined to your digestive tract, to…… Continue reading Do You Have Holes in Your Gut Leaking Out Toxins Into Your Bloodstream?
Over the last few years without warning I found myself diving deep into the world of Neuroimmune Illnesses & environmental toxins. Because these issues have affected me personally and many around me, I have become a passionate speaker and advocate for exposing the dangers of environmental toxins and the adverse effects on human health. The harm to my…… Continue reading Water-Damaged Buildings, Environmental Toxins and Your Health – Video Interview
Have you ever juiced for breakfast, lunch or dinner? Ever juiced for a whole entire day without eating anything solid? How about 2 days, 3 days or 2 weeks? I know it may sound a bit loony but it is actually quite an amazing experience to juice living foods. Living foods are those foods taken…… Continue reading Juicing Made Easy – Feel Better, Cleanse, Increase Energy and Overcome Sickness
We all have our own version of a medicine cabinet. For some, having a medicine cabinet means opening up a bathroom cabinet whilst bottles upon bottles of prescription drugs fall out. For others (I fall into this category) it means herbal tinctures, glycerites, supplements, oils and tea! My medicine cabinet is an amazing collection of…… Continue reading The Making of an Herbal Medicine Cabinet
This is a must read report that every pediatrician and parent should review about health issues associated with exposures to mycotoxins. Because my health was severely affected by mycotoxins I am extremely passionate about sharing my research with others. Unfortunately there is not appropriate medical training regarding the damage caused by mold and mycotoxins, this report…… Continue reading What Every Pediatrician & Parent Should Know about the Health Issues Associated with Mold/Mycotoxins
Few remedies can be used for various ailments and applications without adding other components. Grapefruit seed extract is one of those all in one toxic free solutions that can be used internally, externally and as a potent cleaner and disinfectant. For those traveling internationally its an amazing solution for treating water and leafy greens that…… Continue reading A Must Have in Every Home – Grapefruit Seed Extract – Antiviral, Antibacterial & Anti-fungal Remedy
Winter is here and so many people are getting sick. So this morning I wanted to take some time and cover a few quick remedies that you can reference to time and time again. Often when I teach about natural remedies, the question I get the most is: “What can I do when symptoms of…… Continue reading Herbal Remedies for Nasal Congestion, Stys & More
Source : http://www.mercola.com Your skin is an excretory organ that mirrors the condition of your intestines. When you take a salt water (brine) bath, the salt minerals penetrate your skin in form of ions. This stimulation will cause natural cell growth in your living cell layers. Bio-energetic weak points will be balanced and your body’s…… Continue reading How to Use Himalayan Salt for Healing
Although an ancient herb, frankincense has been used for centuries up until today in the form of essential oil for the respiratory system, immune system, nervous system and in skin care products. This powerful antiseptic grows wild throughout north-east Africa and is shipped all over the world. Herbalists and doctors in the East and West have…… Continue reading Frankincense – Ancient Herb with Many Curative Properties
I know the title of this article may seem a bit odd but I spent many hours researching because this is not a topic that is spoken about regularly and unfortunately people have been misinformed about the proper use of masks, correctly known as respirators. Recent issues with mold and mycotoxins in the workplace and…… Continue reading Do You Know what Masks to Use for Disasters, Pandemics, Allergies & Occupational Safety?
Report below is by Dr. Mercola Mold in your home, school or workplace can pose a number of serious health problems that you may not realize are related to mold exposure. This article is part of a series of articles I’m writing about this silent health threat. The focus of this particular article will be…… Continue reading The Common Toxin that Can Be FAR More Damaging than Pesticides and Heavy Metals =MOLD
I often get asked this question when I am speaking or when I am around friends with little ones. So I am going to give you a quick example of what a sick day in our home looks like, using my self as the victim and a few of the many treatments and approaches I…… Continue reading What do I do when the family is sick with a cold?
My sister just stopped by in a panic because my 5-year-old niece was coughing non stop all day and she suffers from asthma. She has been working on changing their diet and determining her triggers but for today she wanted me to mix up something quick and effective to help my niece stop coughing. My…… Continue reading Herbs for Cough and Respiratory Health
If you are a parent this article and vaccine report is a must read. To hear it from proponents of the vaccine industry, vaccines are based on rock-solid science that proves them to be completely safe and widely effective. These beliefs, however, are not factually based on real science but rather a persistent vaccine mythology…… Continue reading Health News: New Report by Medical Professionals says – Vaccines Pose a Significant Risk of Harm to the Health of Children
Cayenne is one of those herbs that I try to never leave home without. I carry a very potent extract in my purse that packs a mild 30,000 scoville heat units. This miracle herb is useful to promote circulation, stop an asthma attack, alleviate a sore throat, aid digestion, regulate blood pressure and stop…… Continue reading Got Cayenne? Find Out why You Should Always Have it on Hand
It’s a terrible fact that we live in a world were pesticides are sprayed freely over all our lawns, crops and plants. Our children are exposed to thousands of these chemicals just by playing on grass that has been treated with pesticides. Even babies in the womb are exposed to these deadly chemicals and are…… Continue reading Do This Now & Protect Your Body from Toxic Chemicals
I used to do a lot of juicing in the past but it is very time-consuming and messy. We still juice at home but these past 2 years I find myself making more super nutritious smoothies than juices. Making smoothies is a great alternative to juicing. It is much faster, less messy, and you also…… Continue reading Help your Digestion with this Delicious Cost Effective Remedy
Lets talk about food coloring. But not your organic and naturally occurring food coloring such as orange from carrots or red from beets. Nope we are talking about artificial food coloring made in a lab not in grandmas kitchen. It is no secret that artificial food colorings have been found to cause all kinds of…… Continue reading Beware: These food additives cause kidney and adrenal gland tumors, hyperactivity disorders and severe migraines.
You know when I was a new mom I would run to the doctor’s office every time my son had something going on because I was not sure if his cough was affecting his lungs or it was just in his nose. Since he developed chronic asthma as a baby I had to be very…… Continue reading Why having this can save a life and save you time and money.
Have a guess? Lets see if you can get this one. This tree is tall and usually found in tropical climates. Its used along beaches and roads for decoration. Any ideas yet?? OK I will spill the beans. It’s the coconut tree. You see coconut trees are not just the perfect tree for water, oil,…… Continue reading What Food can be used as a Sugar, Soy Sauce, Flour, Vinegar and Nectar with Exceptional Health benefits?
Is there a cold or flu virus lurking around the corner? Did you just go to the store and open up the refrigerated section then a few minutes later rub your eyes? It’s amazing how easily we are exposed to nasty viruses and bacteria. All it takes is for Joe Shmoe to sneeze and cough…… Continue reading Cold and Flu Cocktails/Remedies – What you Should Have on Hand!
I love making my own body sprays to use instead of toxic overpriced designer brand perfumes. Not only do they smell great but by making my own sprays I am avoiding all of the cancer causing petrochemicals used in most perfumes. Believe it or not over 95% of all perfumes are made with derivatives of…… Continue reading Make your own Herbal Perfume
Rock a by baby on the tree top…….la la la la – la la – la- la la. How many times have we sung that lullaby to our babies. But dreams might not be so sweet for thousands of people around the world who have highly toxic mattresses in their home. Most the of the…… Continue reading Is there a chemical plant in your mattress?
Someone I know earlier this week sent me a text in utter dismay because she had looked at some of the labels in her kitchen. What she found shocked and disappointed her. Here she was thinking that she was doing a good thing using culturally correct Latin seasonings advertised as healthy and good for the…… Continue reading Latin Food Seasonings – Loaded with MSG
I dream of a world that is green and mountainous with pastures and animals roaming freely. A land where I am not being exposed to chemicals and toxic substances. Somewhere I can pick an apple from a tree and eat it without worrying about pesticides. It is a dream I have had for a long…… Continue reading Do you have allergies or food sensitivities you don’t know about?