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Is Tap Water Safe for Your Family?

May 3rd, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
Not all water is created equally. Find out why drinking tap water could be harmful to your health and how to seek out a better option.
Is Tap Water Safe for Your Family?

Hydration is good for everyone’s health but certain tap water may not be the best choice for your family. Find out what’s coming out of your tap and how to choose a safer water supply.

Surprising Holiday Hazards

December 27th, 2017 | By: Nancy Ripton
Are poinsettias poisonous? Is your Christmas tree safe? Learn how to keep your child safe this holiday season.
Surprising Holiday Hazards

As parents, we don't want to make like the Grinch and steal all the Christmas cheer, but we don't want our children to get hurt during the holidays either. Unfortunately, holiday hazards can creep up where you least expect them. Here are four surprising holiday health hazards and how to protect your children from them:

Let's Talk about Kegels

January 27th, 2017 | By: Nancy Ripton
Let's admit it, having a baby can make a mess down there. Find out how Kegel exercises can help, plus how to master the right technique.
Let's Talk about Kegels

Kegel exercises are one of the best ways to prep your body for labor and also help restore pelvic health after giving birth. Not sure how to do pelvic floor exercises? Here’s how to perfect the Kegel:

Are you Putting Coal on Your Child’s Skin?

October 12th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out what chemicals are hiding in 80 percent of all skincare, beauty, and bath products and learn how to avoid them for your kids and your family.
Are you Putting Coal on Your Child’s Skin?

You may be aware of the Environmental Working Group (EWG)’s dirty dozen of produce that are the top offenders in terms of pesticides, but did you also know there is a dirty dozen in beauty and bath products.

Should You Try An Armpit Detox

July 11th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Why it’s time to consider detoxing your armpits and switching to natural deodorant.
Should You Try An Armpit Detox

Increasingly we’re hearing more and more experts ask us to avoid using antiperspirants that contain aluminum that clogs sweat glands and can get into breast tissue. More and more studies have been finding aluminum in breast tissues, and linking it to breast cancer. Specifically, a study out of Keele University found that aluminum in breast tissue is higher near the armpit, and this positively correlates to the largest area for breast tumors.