Category Archives: Health

Headache: Mom, Dad, My Head Hurts

Just as with any other medical visit, good clinicians ask plenty of questions when confronted with a child who has a headache. Older kids, able to express themselves, can give some account of the degree of discomfort, the severity of … Continue reading Continue reading

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Controlling Pregnancy Weight Gain

This article does not promote the HCG diet. This article is information only to inform expectant moms of nature’s production of the HCG hormone that is produced by the placenta. The HCG hormone is natures’ way of protecting both mom … Continue reading

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What Is Healthy Eating for Kids? Eating Habits

When it comes to healthy eating, children need to make sure that they have good eating habits and good eating rituals besides obviously eating healthy. Eating healthy allows your kid to get the nutrition they need and allows them to … Continue reading

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Crockpot Cooking For The Single Mom

Crockpot cooking is one of the most under-utilized techniques available to help today’s single mothers. Life can be pretty hectic for the single mother on any and every given day. There are lots of things to do and take care … Continue reading

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Does the Father’s Diet Affect Or Influence Your Baby’s Gender?

I sometimes have people contact me and ask what the father-to-be should be eating if the couple are trying to conceive a girl or a boy baby. Examples are things like: “what should my husband be eating or including in … Continue reading

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Keeping The Mother-Son Relationship Healthy

Throughout the history of Mankind mother-son relationships have been considered special. Many women say that having a son gives them a sense of completeness. One woman affirmed, “It is as if through him I have found the missing part of … Continue reading

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Foods A Breastfeeding Mother Must And Must Not Have

Being a mom is not easy, you have to make a number of sacrifices, you have to be sure what you are eating, whether it is good for your baby or not and the list goes on. Moderating your diet … Continue reading

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Childhood Obesity – It May Be Caused By School Lunches

While there are a few model school lunch programs that show how tasty school food can be they aren't the norm. In fact, if you talk to kids attending the neighborhood school you might find out that either a) the … Continue reading

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Pregnant Mother's Food – Eat the Right Food

Pregnant mothers need nutrients for her body at the same time for her baby. So when a mother eats, it is also for the baby. A mother eats more food everyday to make her child healthy and strong when the … Continue reading

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Eat Your Fruits & Veggies – Mom Was Right, High Fiber Foods Help!

Considering the ever expanding American waistline, it's time to face facts: With over 60% of our country overweight and walking swiftly down the path to obesity, we need help making healthy foods choices. To lead us in the right direction, … Continue reading

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