It’s so important to drink filtered water. Filtered water helps remove impurities and contaminants that may be present in tap water, which includes substances such as chlorine, lead, bacteria, and other harmful pollutants. Removing these impurities provides a safer and healthier option for drinking and cooking. continue reading
In recent years, there has been growing concern about the impact of endocrine disruptors on our health. These substances, found in various everyday products, can interfere with the normal functioning of our hormonal system, potentially leading to a range of health issues. Plastics and other environmental toxins have emerged as significant sources of endocrine disruptors, warranting further exploration into their effects on human well-being. continue reading
If you’ve planned for a baby, you’ve probably heard about the MTHFR gene variant. Women with an MTHFR gene variant may be at a higher risk for miscarriage, preeclampsia, and having a baby with birth defects.
It may seem like bathing a baby right after birth, often within the first two hours, has been the thing to do for as long as any of us can remember. Evolving interest in understanding that babies are covered in vernix for a reason has given us a better understanding of its benefits. It appears as a white, cheese-like substance. This coating develops on the baby’s skin while in the womb and may appear on the skin after birth.
What is Castor Oil?
Castor oil is derived from the seeds of the Castor plant (Ricinus communis), also known as Palma Christi. Castor oil has been used for thousands of years, dating back as far as 4,000 years, to promote healing in the body, and more specifically, the reproductive system.